Athens Food Tour
The reference list of what you will see and experience during the Athens Food walking tour includes but is not limited to:
- Varvakeios Agora- The Food Market
- Meat Market
- Fish Market
- Gyros Place
- Bougatsa Tasting
- Greek Coffee
- Various Greek Traditional Products food Shop
During our exploration we will visit together the famous Varvakeios Agora, wander around the market, learn about the spices and smell herbs like the beloved oregano that make Greek cooking so special and taste top quality Pastourma, a delicacy that one can find in the Meat Market within the Agora.
The tour will continue with a treat like no other. Gyros is a dish made of meat cooked on a vertical rotisserie, normally beef, veal, mutton, chicken or pork. It is served in a pita bread with tomato, onion and tzatziki sauce and is loved by the locals who continuously choose this alternative as a quick bite at any time.
The next stop is dedicated to those who have a sweet tooth. Bougatsa is a famous sweet pie filled with vanilla cream. In this part of the tour we will learn how Bougatsa is prepared but also take a quick stop to enjoy a fresh baked piece with a cup of the famous Greek coffee.
After our break we will finish our food based adventure by learning more about famous Greek products that have been exported and loved within Europe but worldwide as well and then proceed to sample some of the most characteristic authentic Greek flavors.
A taste of the authentic Greek flavors
One has not experienced Greece at its best if they have not walked on a golden beach, dived in blue waters, gazed at a magnificent ancient monument and last but certainly not least tasted traditional Greek food.
This tour is designed for food lovers and everyone else eager to explore the Mediterranean cuisine.