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Crete and Santorini ‘Atlantis’ Goddess Pilgrimage 2024

Crete and Santorini ‘Atlantis’ Goddess Pilgrimage and Ancestral Priestess Path Pilgrimage with Katinka Soetens

Come and follow the memory of ancestral Goddess loving people and Her priestesses, as well as the signs of the Goddess, in the sacred landscape of Crete and beautiful Santorini.

The Late Neolithic and Bronze Age Ariadnean civilisation of Crete was the last pre – patriarchal culture in Europe, honouring life, beauty, women and men and living in the ways of Goddess.

This fertile land still holds the mysteries and offers a wonderful way to connect back into the Ways of the Priestess through the reclaimed libation rituals, sacred dance and symbolic movement, oracle tradition and deep underworld journey of the labyrinth.

The Cretan civilisation was abundant, amazingly advanced in arts and science, medicine and craft, agriculture and sea faring. The Ariadnean Goddess culture of Crete at this time was gift economy based, free trading and peaceful for over a 1000 years.

The beautiful landscape of Crete holds memory and allows easy access to the resonance of these ancestral times, temples and culture.

We will follow the memory of ancestral Goddess loving people and Her priestesses, as well as the signs of the Goddess, in the sacred landscape of Crete.

On this journey we will dance and create rituals in Her ancient temples, we will open to Her voice in magical Cretan and Santorini nature, visit sacred caves and labyrinth, find beaches to relax into Her presence and connect deeply to the ancient Goddess Priestesses in priestess graves. We will explore Ariadnean temples, sites, musea and art as well as enjoy sunshine, beautiful sea and delicious food.

Throughout our tour, we will connect to our ancient heritage: of love between men and women, of priestesses and empowerment, of wisdom, sacredness of the body, sacredness of all life, and wisdom of the Goddess.

Come celebrate life together, with elemental ceremony and deep connection to the Ancestors and Goddess of this sacred land.

We’ll stay in simple, shared room accommodation, some of which have breakfast included, in some of the most delightful, and less touristic places in Eastern Crete and Santorini.

Further specifications:

  • English spoken tour, reasonable mobility essential.
  • Walking sandals, and sun cream use advised.
  • Bring swimming towel.
  • Small suitcases please to be able to fit all luggage into our transport.

Full details of the Pilgrimage coming in late Summer and registration opening in September 2023.

Please go on the waiting list to receive step-by-step updates.

Some more images from 2023 Pilgrimage


“Ahhh I loved this tour! Highly recommended! I would do it again in a heartbeat.” Stephanie Allison Schudel

“It is fantastic tour – you will really feel you are treading in the footsteps of yourself in a previous incarnation !” Les Cloutman

“Loved this journey with Katinka.” Elaine Wattam

“People, don’t miss it! I did it. Absolutely unforgettable!” Laura Ghianda

“Loved loved the experience, love this land and Katinka’ unique guidance! Wish one day I can return! Xxx.” Luiza Frazao

“Superb experience!!!!!” Erin McCauliff

“It is the greatest! Xxx” Charlotte Haigh


  • All individuals are responsible for their own wellbeing and possessions. Tour organiser is not liable for personal injury, loss or damages.
  • Flights arrival and departures need to be coordinated time wise, to fit with the pilgrimage schedule. Otherwise, alternative transport to and from where we are staying becomes the responsibility/arrangement and cost of the individual.
  • Changes to the tour programme subject to change as organiser sees fit or local circumstances dictate.

PLACE: Crete and Santorini

DATE: June 10th to 22nd 2024 (to be confirmed)