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  2. Attica
  3. Athens
  4. Plaka

Athens Old City: Wine Tasting Experience

Product ID: 161550
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Enjoy a small semi-private guided group wine tasting under Acropolis and get a better perception of Greek wines, learning how to evaluate and recognize a high quality wine.
About this activity
Duration 1.5 hours
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Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Instructor
English
Booklets
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Try a selection of 5 different wines (2 red and 3 white)
  • Learn how to evaluate and recognise a quality wine
  • Get a better perception about Greek wines from an informative and professional wine expert
Full description
Enjoy a tasting session which includes an introduction to Greek wines, the wine regions, descriptions of 5 basic Greek wines tasted with their particularities, tales about Dionysus the God of wine and fertility and an introduction to the art of wine tasting evaluation.

For this social, yet educated wine tasting, join a small-group, usually with eight to ten wine-lovers adventurers on board, taste outstanding wines, distinct flavours and learn all about wine, ancient Greek wine culture and the unique varieties of the country. In a wine activity right under Acropolis, you can join a virtual tour about the Attica vineyards, the grapes and wine making process of ancient Greece.

Meet your guide, a knowledgeable and friendly certified wine expert who will take you through a variety of themes to build up your wine knowledge. Be taken through ancient times, the wine regions of Greece and the style of wine they make. Learn about great Greek wines and Greek food. Receive generous servings of both wine and food and you will have the opportunity to taste the flavours of Greece.
Includes
  • 5 different Greek wines
  • A selection of local cheese, cold cuts, olives and home made breadsticks
  • 5 star quality service
  • Bottled water
  • A list of the wines and cheat sheet to keep notes
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuity for the guide (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Children under 18 years

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Meeting point

Tournavitou 9 Thiseio Athens, very near to the Metro station Thissio

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please make known any specific dietary restrictions or requirements at time of booking
• You must be at least 18 years old with a valid photo ID or passport to participate in the wine tastings
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Overall rating
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based on 6 reviews
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Service
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Value for money
4.6/5
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ATHENS WINE TASTING

Product ID: 161550