Private Gourmet Food Walking Tour in Athens with Local Expert

Let you eat your way through the Athens' culinary heritage and fall in love with the flavorful Greek cuisine on this private 4-hour food tour. Step on the ancient cobbled alleys, gaze at the majestic Acropolis of Athens, and plunge into the buzzing and enchanting atmosphere of Monastiraki. Treat yourself with traditional delicacies such as domestic cheese, crunchy bread, sweet donuts, and refuel your energy with a cup of roasted coffee.

· Explore the rich and healthy world of Greek cuisine with your food-expert guide;

· Try authentic traditional treats such as koulóuria (sesame bread rings) and loukoumades (Greek donuts);

· Dive into the vibrant atmosphere of Varvakios Agora market;

· Sample emerald-green olive oils and domestic wine;

· Customize itinerary based on your preferences.

per adult from

$221

NZD

Duration

4 hours

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  • What's included :
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Friendly local guide
    • Must see and off the beaten path
    • Iconic places for photoshoot
    • Expert advice where to go and what to do after the tour
    • Customizable itinerary
    • Food and drink samples
    What's excluded :
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities (optional)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Athens, Athens, Attica

    You will meet your private guide in Monastiraki Square and kickstart your tour with a walk through the vibrant and buzzing Varvakios Segura neighborhood. Your first stop will be a centuries-old cafe, where you will have traditional Greek breakfast and savor your first specialty of the day, koulóuria (sesame bread rings). Then, you will pop into a tiny but charming bakery to enjoy loukoumades. Unlike usual donuts, loukoumades are doused with syrup and sprinkled with cinnamon and walnuts.

    You will tread the beautiful cobbled alleys and admire the stunning view on the majestic Acropolis of Athens, while your guide will reveal to you the secrets of Greek culture and cuisine that you won't find in a guidebook.



    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Athens, Athens, Attica

    After promenade, you will head to the meat and fish market, browse different shops, buy memorable gifts, and enjoy traditional Greek coffee brewed in front of you. And of course, you will discover the flavors of Greece, which is the mix of wine, fresh cheese, organic olive oil, and honey.

    Finish your culinary exploration with a final treat from food stores that have been serving their delicacies since the early 20th century.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Monastiraki, Athens Greece

    ..Monastiraki is one of the central districts of Athens, located near the old historical sites Plaka and the Athenian agora. It is a vibrant square known for its cobbled alleys, traditional taverns, small shops, and stalls. It is always crowded with tourists and passionate traders who sell nuts, lottery tickets, fruits, artisanal soaps, handmade sandals, and souvenirs.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Athens, Athens, Attica

    Varvakios Segura is one of the largest and most popular covered markets in Greece. It is located between Omonia and Monastiraki squares. You can walk around the market for days on end, and every time you will find something unusual and surprising.

    Duration: 2 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Pl. Monastirakiou 6, Athina 105 55, Greece
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • We are serious about taking extra precautions to stop the spread of this virus by practicing regular hand washing and sanitization. We practice social distancing measures through providing private tours only.This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Friendly Local Guides

Activity ID: V-11498P287

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