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Small Group, Delicious Athens Food Tour

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Overview
Taste your way through Athens on a small group tour. Let your guide lead you through the twisting streets of the city to 10 carefully selected specialty food shops, and sample the finest olive oil, cheese, cured meats, sweets, spices, tapas and Greek souvlaki. All tastings are included. Discover the flavors of Athens, one bite at a time.
Highlights
  • Visit at least 10 specialty food stores in Athens and taste their wares
  • Sample Greek favorites, including honey, olive oil, cheese, and coffee
  • Taste traditional “souvlaki” (kebabs) and "baklava" (nut pastries)
  • Discover off-the-path neighborhoods and local markets in a small group
What to Expect
Meet your guide and small group in central Athens and stroll through the residential area like a local. Discover the foods Athenians love on a visit to no fewer than 10 curated stores. Taste local cheese, honey, olive oil, coffee, and more, and learn about the herbs and spices that underpin Greek cooking. Stroll through the bustling lanes and byways of the busy Central Market. Visit bakeries and pastry shops, and sample the legendary baklava as you hear about Greek culture from your guide. After trying traditional "souvlaki" kebabs, your tour finishes in central Athens, where your guide can direct you to the metro. Thanks to all those tastings, lunch is not required.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Syntagma, Athens 105 63, Greece
Departure Time
10:00 AM
Duration
3h 30m
Return Details
Psyri, Athens, Greece
Inclusions
  • All tastings during the tour
  • Local Food Expert guide
Exclusions
  • Any extra food or drinks participants may get on their own
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • We recommend you have a light breakfast as there will be plenty to taste during your tour!
  • At the end of the tour, lunch won't be necessary!
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with constraining dietary restrictions or severe food allergies
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We met up with Doralla in the morning, and proceeded to explore the city in a way that never would have happened without her. I can't recommend this tour enough. Between the food and the commentary, it was the absolute best.
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Great Tour - lots of great food - left the food tour satisfied and full. Our tour guide Jenny was amazing. She provided a lot of context about Athens and the specific neighborhoods within Athens (i..e history and why the structure of the neighborhoods exist)
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Had such a great time with Katerina walking through Athens. Katerina talked about the history not only of the food, but the city. She gave such great information that I think locals should probably take the tour as well. Also the food was amazing! I really think everyone should
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Our guide was excellent and the food and drink were exceptional. The Olive Oil Store was a particular highlight not only for the tasting but the information from the owner. The walking pace is good, keeping the group moving but handling the hills easily. The Greek coffee, the
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This tour was a fun and delicious way to take a break during a week-long visit to Athens. Ariadni was an excellent guide who taught us about Greek food, its origins, its history and more. She served us at every place we stopped to eat and all we had to do was savor the
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  • Alternative Athens
  • Duration: 3h 30m
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  • Languages Offered: French
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