soap making activities kids crete
soap making activities kids crete

Traditional soap making

The whole universe in a bar of soap

This soap making workshop is a plunge in the “dizzying” natural essences, the aromas and smooth texture of the best olive oil in the world. Fascinating for children that become little chemists, the workshop is run by a young passionate lady, specialized in the art of soap and cosmetics from olive oil in a beautiful little village 18 km from Heraklion city.

At the workshop you will get acquainted with the traditional cold process soap making method for handmade soap based on olive oil. You will also explore the exotic oils, balms (beurres), essences, natural colorants, plants and spices, which are used in soap making.


Ideal for families with children from 5 years old

Period of operation: From April to November with at least 3 days’ notice

Duration: 2 hours