Discover Greek gastronomy and the local food culture with this sense-provoking walking tour.
For the average resident of Athens food is much more than simple sustenance. It is a hobby, a topic of conversation, an endless passion.
During this food walk in the company of a friendly and knowledgeable food-wise guide, you will get to taste the treats which Athenians enjoy as part of their daily life, as well as gain insights into the development of the cooking methods, recipes and culinary traditions.
Indulge in mouth-watering sweet and savory delicacies, enough to replace lunch. You will get acquainted with traditional recipes, emblematic products such as olives, artisan pies, Greek Souvlaki, Loukoumades, charcuterie and cheeses, dry fruits and nuts, Greek coffee, discovering appetizing and unforgettable tastes. You will also enjoy one of Greece’s most famous beverages, the freshly-ground Greek coffee.
You will be visiting dedicated artisans that have perfected their recipes over the decades, as well as specialised food stores sourcing the best products from all over Greece. A culinary experience in Athens would not be complete without a visit to the city’s vibrant central food market where local vendors exhibit their produce from across the country.
Please note: Your guide can assist you with buying whatever tasty souvenirs you may want to take back home.
- Visits to local food establishments
- Food-wise tour guide
- Hotel pick-up (for hotels within walking distance from the tour’s location)
- Sampling of local beverages and delicacies (enough to replace lunch)
Hotel pick-up- for hotels within walking distance from the tour’s location