Private Food and Wine Tour of Athens
- Taste traditional Greek wine and mezedes.
- Learn about historical landmarks.
- Knowledgeable guide to show you around.
- Experience Greek culture.
Discover delicious Greek food and local wines as you explore central Athens on a guided ‘Private Food and Wine Tour.’ This appetising gastronomic experience includes visits to some of the most welcoming places downtown where you will sample traditional signature delicacies and learn about the city’s culinary culture.
Your relaxing walking tour begins in the heart of Athens at Monastiraki Square, one of the oldest and busiest areas of the capital, and home to the celebrated Flea Market. Strolling through the historic streets, you’ll be calling in at several of the city’s oldest patisseries to indulge in popular Greek traditional pastries.
At the Varvakios central market you will marvel at the largest fish market in Europe, along with stalls selling meat and poultry and places to drink fresh-roasted coffee, ouzo and other beverages. The hectic atmosphere makes for a unique experience while your friendly guide will share fascinating stories. During your visit you will sample cheeses, cold cuts, olives and enjoy a ‘meze’, a small plate of appetizers.
Finally, your private food and wine tour ends with a stop at one of the oldest drinking establishments in Athens. Here you will appreciate the warm and welcoming ambience while savouring wine varieties from amongst the most noteworthy that Greece has to offer – a fitting end to an inspiring and memorable adventure.
- A 3-hour tour with enthusiastic guide
- Anything else you would like to order
- Transport to and from the meeting point
- Try to come 10 minutes before the agreed time, so that the tour can start on time.
- Wear comfortable shoes.