- Tour Information
- Price: €350 (group of 4)
- Meeting Point: Your choice
- Departure: 09:00
- Duration: 4 hours
- Languages: English
- Days of Operation: Upon request
- BOOK YOUR PRIVATE TOUR
Join this private tour that will take you along the paths of the Greek culinary tradition
Greeks take food very seriously; since the country’s culinary tradition evolved parallelly with its culture. Find out the Athenians’ favorite flavors and get an insight to the delicacies of the Greek cuisine.
The Route in a Nutshell
- A 4-hour walking tour of Athens’ quaint neighborhoods and an introduction to Greek gastronomy
- Visit Athens’ Central Food Market and other local grocery and specialty food shops
After meeting at the agreed meeting point, an expert guide will accompany you to visit old bakeries and specialized grocery stores. Next you will wander around the colorful Central Food Market where your senses will be heightened as you stroll along the merchants counters, which are filled with fresh products from the Greek land and sea.
During the tour you will find out why the locals consider cooking as a part of their everyday life and discover many secrets of the Greek gastronomy. Of course you will have the chance to sample some of the most prominent sweet and savory delicacies, such as souvlaki, loukoumades (donuts) and various traditional pies.
This experience wouldn’t be full if it didn’t include a cup of authentic Greek coffee. Don’t hesitate to ask your friendly and knowledgeable food-wise guide to help you pick some tasty souvenirs for your loved ones.