Greek Specialties Culinary Tour - Food Tour - Athens

Greek Specialties Culinary Tour - Food Tour - Athens

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Tasting of numerous local specialties
Visit open air markets
Explanations about Greek cooking and way of life
The services of a local guide

Essential information *

Duration
3 hours 30 minutes

Languages

French
English

Starting time
10:00 AM

* All details will be sent to you upon reservation.

Description

Try Greek specialties from the most tasty neighborhoods in Athens!

This tour has been mentioned in numerous international sources and allows you to discover Athenians favorite activity: eating!

Your guide will first take you for a morning wakeup at one of the most iconic cafes in the city. Next, try koulouri, which Greeks enjoy nibbling on. Head to a delicatessen shop where you can try different olive oils, honeys, and tapenades.

The culinary adventure continues in a bakery that is known for its baklava. Try authentic souvlaki from a popular grill before heading towards to true “stomach of Athens”, the Varvakeois markets. Here fish, meat and vegetables are sold in a lively atmosphere.

Next continue down a street dedicated to spices, where you will visit a shop that offers up all sorts of incredible smells from local herbs, condiments, and aromatics. Try a bougatsa from a local grocery store.

Finish the tour in a small tavern that specializes in traditional Greek cuisine, where you can taste a selection of Greek mezze and four traditional appetizers.

Leave happy and with a full stomach! 

Good to know

  • Availability: Monday to Saturday (excluding exceptional dates)
  • Time: 10am
  • Departure point: Syntagma Square (central square in Athens)
     
  • Eat a light breakfast, as there will be a lot to eat on this tour
  • If you have any allergies or intolerances, or if you follow a particular diet, please inform the provider using the number on the voucher

Price includes

  • The services of a guide
  • All tastings during the tour
  • Le prêt d'un audioguide individuel pendant la durée de la visite

Price doesn’t include

  • Any additional food or drink during the tour
  • Tips
  • All other extras

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