When everything is perfect and you want to treat yourself to a world of absolute luxury, choose to celebrate your honeymoon at Blue Palace Resort & Spa. We invite you to escape with your loved one to one of our ultimately romantic and luxurious guestrooms ideal for a bridal couple.
In celebration of a newlywed's first escape together, our Romance Department has handpicked an assortment of extraordinary honeymoon services for intimate celebrations.
Cretan wedding is an amazing experience, full of ancient tradition and symbolism, creating a fabulous scenic backdrop and a real family feel, where traditions and local customs are kept with great respect even today, offering a life-time experience for everyone involved.
A selection of Cretan indigenous delicacies is placed in the room of the honeymooners on the first night, to commemorate the authentic Cretan wedding celebration:
Patouda - Lemony shortbread rolls
These delicious lemony shortbread rolls folded around crushed walnuts and almonds are a traditional Cretan-wedding treat. In the city of Ierapetra, Patouda is usually seasoned with sesame seeds, cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves and sweetened with honey.
Amigdalota - Traditional Almond Macaroons
Offering Amigdalota at the end of the ceremony to the guests is a tradition followed throughout Crete, first met in the city of Neapoli, and the rest of the Greek Islands. Amigdalota were traditionally served on lemon tree leaves and their sweetness symbolizes a sweet start to the couple’s new life.
Xerotigana - Fried Honey Pastry
Xerotigana is a traditional Cretan dessert. The town of Sitia is renowned for its excellent kind of them. Made from thin sheet-like dough, fried into a crispy package that is drizzled with honey and dusted with cinnamon and ground walnuts, they are offered as a treat from the parents of the bride and groom, along with other delicious local pastries.
Your Perfect Honeymoon Package in Elounda
Experience an unforgettable stay with your loved one at Blue Palace Resort & Spa, the ultimate romantic destination to experience the honeymoon of your dreams. Book this special package and receive: