Thyme honey is the most famous product of Kythira with excellent taste and aromatic features. The island is characterized by extensive areas with olive trees. The cultivation of Olive oil was first traced thousands of years ago in the Mediterranean. Due to the good climate, the variety that grows mostly is called Koroneiki.
The famous Kythira crackers accompany every meal and all beverages, cold or hot. This product is available everywhere on the island, from bakeries to local shops. In the Sunday bazaars, visitors will find plenty of aromatic herbs and other products which grow in the land of Kythira. The abundance of fresh fish on the island offers visitors the chance to taste some delicious seafood recipes.