Dive into Athens culinary scenery on our Athens food and culture walk shore excursion! Get to relish on tons of local delicious food tastings as you learn everything about traditional Greek gastronomy! You will also have the chance to discover some of the most unique and beautiful neighborhoods of the city as you feast on a range of exquisite foods!
The meeting point of the tour will be at the port! Get ready to meet with your professional driver and expert guide and be taken to Syntagma square to begin your food walk! The tour can be custom tailored to your best interests – set the pace and choose which sties to prioritize on your excursion!
Starting at the famous Syntagma Square, you will dive into heart of Athens, and get a first taste of Greece that you won’t forget! Uncover the intricate history of Greek food and Athenian culture and discover hidden culinary gems around the city that are only known to true locals. Prepare to explore many different food and pastry shops, authentic tavernas & traditional restaurants.
On your itinerary, you will also have the chance to visit the amazing Athens Central Market. Delve deeper into the center of Athens’ commercial life – mingle with the locals and experience the authentic charm of the Greek capital. Learn all about the important role food plays into Greek culture and discover the vast varieties of fresh and pure ingredients that the Greek land provides us with. On top of everything, you’ll even get to know what makes Greek cuisine so unique – eat your way along the city!
The tour will last approximately 4 hours and it will include 15 delicious tastings. You will get to feast on delicacies such: dolmades, pastourma, feta cheese and Greek rice pudding. The ideal aspect of the tour is that you will be able to escape from the crowds of tourists and taste the best that Athens has to offer. Learn all about authentic and traditional Greek recipes such as stuffed tomatoes, moussaka, soutzoukakia (Greek Smyrna meatballs), the dessert of choice for the winners of the ancient Olympic Games and so much more! Upon finishing your food walk, you will be driven back to the port!