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Distillery Vallindras

Chalki main road, 843 00, Greece
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Highlight of the Naxos day tour

Naxos may be the most diverse and charming of the islands, and Chalki (pronounced "Halki") may be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Basingstoke60654
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Chicago, Illinois
A jump into a different dimension

For us living in the Digital age is refreshing to visit this exquisite venue where manual labor is... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
inkedphilosopher
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Milan, Italy
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1 week ago
“Highlight of the Naxos day tour”
25 Aug 2016
“A jump into a different dimension”
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Chalki main road, 843 00, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Naxos may be the most diverse and charming of the islands, and Chalki (pronounced "Halki") may be the most charming town. If you're on the road, don't miss the Vallindras distillery or story -- and (I think) better prices on the merchandise than in the...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

For us living in the Digital age is refreshing to visit this exquisite venue where manual labor is still valued. The distillery itself is quite small but there is all you need to see about it, its history with the pictures of the 3 men...More

1  Thank inkedphilosopher
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

This is just something to do while in Naxos, because it was reccomended I expected more. Its just a tiny shop and at the back the items they use to make the Alcohol. No explaination, you just look. You can get a taster but you...More

Thank Shelley R
Reviewed 28 October 2015

The distillery is more like a museum and we didn't see any tours or get the impression we were welcome to ask for one. The woman working was a big standoffish, so I would have liked to be able to learn more about how kitron...More

Thank LizM201486
Reviewed 19 October 2015

I went there 16 years ago when the village was real quiet comparing to now. I remembered the bliss of being there that we were trying to communicate about the process of how to make Kitron. The organic method of distilling the drink and the...More

1  Thank queenym
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Apart from selling their great products, three different types of citrus liqueur, you can see the very old distillery facilities which they still use. It's like a museum with everything they used in old times to make their liqueur.

2  Thank PanayiotisCharacter
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

In Chalki there is the same Distillery that Valindras family uses to make the traditional citron since 1897. The staff that I think are members of Valindras family are welcome you with a big smile bs always a are happy to take you on a...More

2  Thank Nikos O
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Stoped here on our sightseeing tour, this was the only shop open in Chalki. Very well preserved and still in use, but not very exciting.

Thank Valaszkai
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Just 16kms from Naxos Town is the picturesque village of Chalkis.You can reach it by Bus or rental car.There are restaurants, narrow winding streets with neoclassical houses, as well as the Museum of the world famous citron liquer, by the founder Markos Vallindras dating back...More

Thank JeanandSue
Reviewed 23 September 2014

This distillery makes Kitron, in 3 varying strengths and sweetnesses. And it's all made from the leaves of the kitron tree, not the fruit (which looks like a huge lemon). There are 2 rooms with historical displays of equipment and jars, and a tasting room...More

1  Thank Luv2TravelFarNWide
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Manon565
Hi i visit your distillery 5 years ago and i falled in love with KITRON (White). Where I can buy KItron in greece ? Athene,or in crete area ? Kitron was the most tasteful liquor in the world. Manon from CANADA
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Roshni S
Hi My husband and I are planning to visit the distillery next month on our trip to Naxos. What are the timings and entry fees?
28 April 2015|
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