Museum visits and local products tasting

Welcome to Tilos, Greece's Green Island. Explore its rich history and natural wonders with Mastercard®. Immerse yourself in its serene beauty during your 2024 holiday, discover why Tilos leads in sustainability, and be part of its eco-friendly legacy.

Embark on an enchanting journey through the cultural and ecological treasures of Tilos, known as Greece's Green Island. Visit the newly opened Archaeological Museum, delve into the mysteries of the Paleontological Museum of Elephants, and savor the island's authentic flavors crafted by local producers. Discover Tilos' rich history, natural beauty, and sustainable ethos on this enlightening curated tour.

Nature's Treasures

Immerse yourself in the rich history and natural wonders of Tilos with our curated tour, offering an enlightening exploration of the island's cultural and ecological treasures. Discover a world of natural beauty, tradition, and serenity.

Visit the newly opened Archaeological Museum, where thematic sections unveil Tilos' unique physiognomy, featuring highlights such as the Harkadio cave, the poetess Erinna, and the aristocratic families of the Tilians and more captivating artifacts. Explore Tilos' Paleontological Museum to uncover the intriguing tale of the island's ancient dwarf elephants. Learn about their migration, adaptation, and extinction. Delve into Tilos' Neolithic history with fossilized bones and artifacts from the Harakdio cave, now a protected ecological park under the Natura 2000 treaty.

Finally, embark on a culinary adventure as you visit local producers and savor the island's authentic flavors, from aromatic herbs to traditional delicacies. As a token of appreciation for joining us on this journey, each participant will receive a small basket filled with locally sourced products, providing a taste of Tilos to cherish.

The highlights

  • Exclusively offered to Mastercard® cardholders
  • Curated experience exclusively offered, providing a personalized journey
  • Immersive exploration of Tilos' rich history, culture, and natural beauty
  • Meaningful encounters with local producers, tasting authentic flavors firsthand

The location

Tilos, known as Greece's Green Island, recently attained complete energy self-sufficiency through renewable sources, establishing itself as a model of sustainability in the Mediterranean. Located within the Dodecanese island group, Tilos features unspoiled nature, secluded beaches, and picturesque villages. Designated as a nature reserve, it harbors over 650 plant varieties and 150 bird species. Tilos leads in promoting slow tourism, encouraging visitors to discover its serene landscapes and diverse ecosystem while minimizing environmental impact.

The details

  • Included: Experienced guide, transportation between stations and a small basket filled with locally sourced products
  • Not included: Gratuities, personal expenses/shopping, drinks/beverages not listed above, transportation to the meeting point
  • Meeting & Ending Point: Central Square of Tilos, Livadia
  • Don't forget your essentials: hat, sunscreen, comfortable clothes and shoes, and water
  • Available languages: English, Greek

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