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  2. Attica
  3. Athens
  4. Monastiraki

Athens: Small-Group Food Walking Tour with Local Guide

Product ID: 182324
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Experience the essence of Athens through its culinary habits. Visit non-touristic areas and taste local traditional products, a delicious way to discover Athens.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Start your day with a Greek coffee
  • Try a variety of pies
  • Sample olives from different Greek regions
  • Taste cheese and sliced meet drinking Raki
  • Enjoy the most famous Greek street food, Souvlaki
Full description
Start the day by sipping a Greek coffee in a traditional Greek coffee shop. Taste fried doughnut balls with honey, which are called loukoumades. Get a bite of a filled crunchy filo layered pie, called tyropita, in one of the oldest pie baking shops in the center of Athens. Taste koulouri, a specialty pretzel dipped in sesame seeds, from a street stand like most Athenians do every morning.

Sample unique local delicacies like sliced meat, cheeses from several regions of the country, and olives and extra virgin olive oil. Walk around the streets of the central market of Athens. Smell the spices, taste the fresh fruits and a variety of nuts, and enter Varvakios agora, which is the main meat and fish market. Complete the tour by tasting the most famous and delicious Greek street food, the glorious Souvlaki.
Includes
  • English speaking food expert guide
What’s Not Included
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Inside the Syntagma metro station. Your tour guide will be one level down by the ticket machines, underneath a large hanging clock holding a light blue sign.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• The maximum number of guests the tour is eight
• Please advise us of any dietary requirements
• Please note that some of the markets and vendors close after lunchtime so we visit in the morning
• The walking pace is moderate with plenty of stops and opportunities to sit
• Please note that there will be plenty of food on the tour so you only need to eat a light breakfast
Customer reviews
Overall rating
5.0 / 5
based on 13 reviews
Review summary
Service
5.0/5
Organization
4.9/5
Value for money
4.8/5
Safety
5.0/5

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Athenian Tours

Product ID: 182324