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If you love to eat you will love these tours....

These tours are provided by local food and wine enthusiasts with various backgrounds in gastronomy. They have traveled and explored the tastes and aromas of the Greek culinary tradition. They love Greek food and wine and know it well. Some of them are chefs, others food and restaurant reviewers and others are lovers of Greek wines. Let them guide you on a journey into the best of Greek food and wine!

Athens Market tour

Athens Daily Food Tour

Rachel and Michalis invite you to join us on an exciting adventure in Athens and experience authentic Greek flavours as they introduce you to their wonderful city. Visit the vibrant food markets full of colour. Eat at family run tavernas and delicatessens where Greeks people shop weekly and meet the local traders who love their city. Experience 11 different foods with wine or raki and learn about Greek culture, habits and lifestyle. The tour lasts around 4 hours as you stroll through the different areas in Downtown Athens. You will visit the wonderful food markets full of colour and the smell of spice, enjoy a souvlaki, Greek sweets, koulori,  traditional cured meats and cheeses, dolma, halva and fresh fruits and yogurt and  we end our tour at the spectacular Athens Cathedral. The tour involves moderate walking and regular sit down stops to eat. Make sure you are hungry and wear comfortable shoes for our journey

Tour size from 1 – 8 people
Price per person
1-3 people – 55e
4-6 people – 52 e
7+ people - 50e
You can also let them know if you wish to book a private tour.

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Athens Food Tour

Athens Sunday Food Tour

Sunday is a special day for Athenians. Start the journey in the very centre of the city, Syntagma Square where you will see the impressive changing of the guards ceremony outside the Houses of Parliament. From there you will enjoy a Greek coffee and Koulori – also known as a Greek breakfast, before strolling through the ancient streets of Plaka and learn stories of how the Greeks live and eat every day. Then let Rachel and Michalis introduce you to a hidden taverna , shaded by a beautiful garden and with some of the best traditional food in the city. You can expect to enjoy Greek salad, Gigantes, Gemista , Greek breads and some Greek barrel wine. After a relaxing lunch you will walk further into the city to the flea market area where  you will see ancient ruins set amongst the modern day graffiti that Athens is so well known for. Continue to Psirri to introduce you to a wonderful, warm and creamy Bougatsa desert, which is a must whilst visiting Athens. Make sure to keep some space for a souvlaki and of course, they know the best place in town to buy it.

The tour lasts around 4 hours and involves moderate walking and regular sit down stops to eat. Come hungry and wear comfortable shoes .

Tour size 1 -8 people
Price per person
1-3 people – 62e
4-6 people - 58e
7 + people – 54e
You can also let them know if you wish to book a private tour.

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Ouzo and Mezedes

Ouzo and Mezedes in Central Athens

Welcome to Athens from  Rachel and Michalis. We are experienced Tour Guides and passionate fans of Athens. Athenian Michalis has been introducing people to Athens for many years and its clear to see the love he has for his home city.  From a family of cooks, food has always been a Passion for him that he enjoys sharing! Rachel is half Greek and came to Athens to fulfil a strong ambition to show people the Athens that she loves so much! We are dedicated to showing you the  best that Athens has to offer in food and drink in non touristic bars often with live music and traditional tavernas. Athens is a city full of magical contrast and strong culture  and we would love to introduce you to this whilst indulging in some of our traditional drinks - ouzo and tsipouro. We will start our journey right in the centre of Athens in Monastiraki and take a walk around the ancient market area before visiting a Greek Ouzouri where we will enjoy different  ouzos with a fish meze.(Vegetarian option available). We will then visit the oldest part of Athens, Plaka where we will indulge in tsipouro and ouzo with a meat meze (vegetarian option available) After a  visit to our magnificent Cathedral we will finish our afternoon with a sweet desert and a Greek coffee.

Bring your appetite, comfortable walking shoes  and a wish to have fun

Price 62e per person, must be over 18 to partake in the alcoholic drinks although children may come and will be offered soft drinks.

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Wine Tasting in Athens

Wine Tasting in Athens

Indulge in a wine tasting experience in the heart of Athens to learn first-hand the subtle differences between Greek wine varieties! With the guidance of sommeliers, you’ll get the opportunity to learn about the world’s oldest grapevines, explore grape varieties from different parts of Greece and try, of course, world renowned Greek wines. If you opt in for Class A of this wine tasting in Athens experience, you’ll taste 7 different wine varieties from 7 regions of Greece as well as a Greek spirit or dessert wine at the end of the tasting. Likewise, if you choose Class B you’ll try 5 Greek wines. Your wine tasting in Athens experience will be accompanied by traditional Greek cheeses and cold cuts.

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Santorini Food Tours

Santorini Food Tour

Join us on a walking tour through Fira and neighboring Firostefani for a journey through senses – breathtaking views, hidden alleyways, local eateries – all of that while exploring the secrets of Greek cuisine and filling your belly! Meze - Ntomatokeftedes - Souvlaki - Bougatsa: Does it all sound Greek to you? Have you been looking in a menu and having no idea what it is you are looking at? Or maybe you are a lover of Greek cuisine and have mastered your own version of moussaka, surpassing that of a Greek Grandma? Whichever the case, we can promise you an experience to remember - few things in the world beat nibbling on the most amazing fresh Greek food with a sip of local ouzo while getting lost in the deep blues of Aegean. And then there are all the great people you will meet on the way - starting with our own favorite, Aristotle - your guide. (Yes, that really is his name!) Click Here for More Information

Nemea grapevines for wine

Wine Tour in Nemea

Live the ultimate wine experience! Join us for a full-day private tour that takes you step by step inside the world of Greek wine and its secrets. We will be visiting the architectural marvel that is the Corinth Canal and proceed to Nemea, the most famous wine region in Greece. There, a winery tour will expose you to the full wine production experience, from harvest to bottling. The fluent in English, driver/guide that we use for these tours, holds a degree in wines from the "Oenology and Technology of Alcohol Spirits" University of Athens with many years of experience in the wine business (production, tasting and selling) that included working in the wine and alcohol industry in San Francisco, California. To complete a wonderful day, you last stop will be the romantic coastal city of Nafplio, the first capital of Greece, where you will have the opportunity to enjoy a traditional lunch. Click Here for More Information

Santorini Wine Tour

Santorini Wine Tour

Taste the Santorini flavours through this delicious wine tour! Experience this famous island by tasting the awarded local wine varieties and by  learning more about its history. Book now this Santorini wine tour and make your holiday a memorable one! There is a reason why Santorini is one of the most popular destinations in Greece and the world. That is due to its mesmerizing villages, beaches and landscape. This volcanic island is located in the Cyclades area of Aegean Sea where the sun shines throughout the majority of the year. The unique hilly ground combined with fresh air and Mediterranean climate gives just the right recipe for wine growing. That is why Santorini wines are worldly renowned  and highly awarded as the most prestigious ones. It is no wonder why the most popular activities in Santorini include wine tasting tours. Click Here for More Information

Cooking class, Mykonos

Cooking Class in Mykonos

Roll up your sleeves and get ready to get your hands messy in this cooking class in Mykonos! Learn to make your favorite Greek dishes alongside Mediterranean food enthusiasts and make memories to savour, literally! This cooking class in Mykonos is an activity for all foodies and cooking enthusiasts, looking to try something different while on vacation in Greece. If you frequent Greek and Mediterranean restaurants even when back home, then this cooking class in Mykonos will teach you how to cook your own Greek dinner! Click Here for More Information

Wine tasting, Mykonos

Wine Tasting in Mykonos

Explore the world of wine in this Wine Tasting Experience at the Mykonian Spiti, led by the renowned Greek sommelier, Stathis Pasoglou! Immerse yourself into the world of wine and enjoy a memorable afternoon or evening in Mykonos! If you have always wanted to learn to sample wine like an expert, now you have the chance to do it in this Wine Tasting Experience at the Mykonian Spiti! Escape the crowds of Mykonos Town and Mykonos’s beaches and join this Wine Tasting Experience at the Mykonian Spiti, for a relaxing evening combining tradition with luxury, immersing in the world of wine! Click Here for More Information

Athens Wine Bar

Athens by Night Private Food and Wine Tour

Take a walk through the lively Athenian streets at dusk to uncover hidden eateries with this Athens by Night Private Food and Wine Tour. Experience, local recipes and sophisticated wines that will make your mouth water. The Athens by night food tour is the best way to get familiarized with some of Athens’ fine dining, traditionality, and after-dusk picturesque views. You will be guided by an experienced local guide who will take you to numerous destinations to indulge in a variety of Greek traditional flavors including a number of different wines! Wander through the city’s paved alleys and take a moment to unwind while enjoying a number of dishes while overlooking the city lights on this Athens by night food and wine tour. Click Here for more information

Zorba Tour

Zorba In Me Tour of Athens!

There is no party like a Greek party! Get a chance to learn traditional Greek dances and enjoy your night of dance, food, drinks and laughter! Welcome to Zorba In Me Tour of Athens! Even if you have never been to Greece you are well aware that Greeks know how to enjoy themselves. This is simply embedded in Greek culture and people from all around the world seem to enjoy it as well. In every Greek party, there are 4 essential elements and including, live music, endless dancing, delicious food and delicious wine. These 4 ingredients mixed together make a perfect combination for an unforgettable evening full of laughter. Do not miss on this opportunity to learn traditional Greek dances like syrtaki and kalamatianos and the foods and wines that go with them. Click Here for more information

Crete snails

Heraklion for Foodies Tour

Experience the healthiest cuisine in the world and eat your way through the culture of Crete in this unique Heraklion for Foodies Tour. Discover the traditional Cretan flavors while roaming the dreamy alleys of the island’s capital. Experience the healthiest cuisine in the world and eat your way through the culture of Crete in this unique Heraklion for Foodies Tour. This tour was built for true foodies looking to discover the traditional Cretan flavors while roaming the dreamy alleys of the island’s capital. Experience an unmatched opportunity to learn local Heraklion culture while making sure you don’t miss out on any delicious food. There is no better way for a foodie to experience Crete than mingling with the locals while indulging in divine delicacies on this Heraklion food tour. Discover the hidden city restaurants and patisseries and learn the secret behind Cretan’s exquisite cuisine! Click Here for more information

Cooking class, Crete

Cretan Cooking Class in Heraklion

Experience the tradition of Cretan people and learn how to make delicious Greek specialties during this engaging and fun cooking class. Discover the old authentic recipes shared from generation to generation with this Cretan Cooking Class in Heraklion! Expand your palate and add to your cooking skills with this Cretan Cooking Class in Heraklion. Cretan cuisine is considered to be one of the healthiest diets in the world that is why great attention is devoted to preserving the authenticity of it. With the guidance of expert chefs, you will learn a Cretan grandmother’s recipes for traditional dishes in this cooking class in Heraklion, such as dakos, roasted lamb, gemista, and more! Through this unique Cretan cooking class, you will develop new skill sets and learn how to choose proper ingredients for authentic Greek specialties. If you are looking for things to do in Heraklion than this Cretan cooking class will surely not disappoint. Click Here for more information

Chania, Crete, Cooking Class

Cooking Class in Chania, Crete

Fire up your enthusiasm about Greek food with this Cooking Class in Chania! Learn to cook your Cretan favorites and add flavor to your holiday with this unique culinary experience! If you are passionate about Greek food, then this Cooking Class in Chania is your opportunity to learn to cook some of your favorite Cretan dishes, taste some local wine and find out more about the local cuisine, all in the gorgeous setting of a traditional farm house at the feet of the White Mountains!  A Greek gastronomic experience you can't miss! You will prepare a few appetizers including Ntakos, Tzatziki and Kalitsouni, the Cretan version of cheese pie. You will savor everything you've prepared while local wine flows freely. You'll be leaving this Chania cooking class with a full belly, deeper knowledge of the Cretan cuisine and your culinary enthusiasm reinvigorated! Click Here for more information

Chania, Crete Food tour

Food and Products Tour of  Chania

Treat yourself to the ultimate Cretan culinary experience with this Food and Products Tour of Chania! Join the tour for a day to savor! If you've traveled to Greece before, you know the Greeks are passionate about food and with this Food and Products Tour of Chania, you will finally get to find out why! Join this gastronomic journey, discover the authentic flavor of Crete and create delicious memories! Go off the beaten path through Chania and visit a local olive mill, traditional distillery, bakery, cheese factory, and tavern along the way. Your Cretan food tour will consist of an olive oil tasting, Raki tasting, cheese tasting and more. After your lunch, your guide will give you a lift back to your hotel, full of new flavors and memories you will long savor! Click Here for more information

Lesvos Food Tour

Lesvos Culinary Discovery

We start in the morning with coffee and a ‘sweet spoon’ in the mountain village of Stipsi. Afterwards we travel to the village of Pigi in Central Lesvos, where we are served a table full of ‘mezes’ in the local kafenion. Accompanied by a glass of ouzo, wine, beer or soft drink. To digest the first meal, we drive to a café in the hamlet of Agios Dimitrios near Agiasos for a drink. We continue our culinary journey through the pine forest, via the coast of the Bay of Kalloni to Eden or Bay, a zoo with restaurant. After a visit to the animals we will enjoy a second meal there. For a last drink or ice cream we drive to the farming village of Agia Paraskevi with its many terraces where the men spend their day. Along the way, guide Sigrid talks about the culinary customs on Lesvos and we collect the herbs, nuts and fruits of the season along the route.
Costs including transport, all meals and drinks:
2 people: 95 Euro
3 people: 80 Euro
4-6 people: 75 Euro

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Olive Oil Tour, Nafplion

Olive Oil Tour in Nafplion

This olive oil tour in Nafplio starts in the morning hours where you will be picked up by the crew and head to the Epidauria area. Our destination is a charming little village that is known for its olive oil production. Then we will continue through the endless olive groves until we reach the olive mill. There you will find out the secrets of growing olives and all the great benefits they have. Also, the experienced tour guide will teach you all the secrets of using olives to improve your health, physique and skin. After that, our next stop on this olive oil tour is the olive mill where you will learn everything you wanted to know about the production process of organic high quality olive oil. Finally, our tour ends in the best possible way, which is trying out some of the olive fruits, olive oil on fresh bread, some sweets and traditional olive liquor. This tour is certainly the most traditional and authentic Greek thing you can experience in Greece and a perfect way to understand Greek culture! Click Here for more information

Crete, ancient olive tree

Wine and Olive Oil Tour in Crete

Get acquainted with Crete’s most prominent products - wine and olive oil - with this Wine and Olive Oil Tour! Sample and learn about local wine varieties in two different wineries, visit the world’s oldest olive tree and the Olive Tree Museum! Join this wine & olive oil tour in Crete for a fun and memorable day full of Cretan flavors! Along this Cretan wine and olive oil tour, you will visit two traditional wineries where you will learn about modern viticulture and wine production. You will enjoy sampling a mixed fleet of local and international wines, visiting an Olive Tree Museum, and observing an extraordinary 3,000-year-old olive tree. You will also visit an olive oil mill and witness the olives processing and production of extra virgin olive oil. To wrap up a day of wine and olive oil tasting in Chania you will get the chance to toast with your guide with the preferred local spirit, Tsikoudia - the proper Cretan way! Click Here for more information

Mykonos Dinner

Traditional Lunch/Dinner in Mykonos

Immerse yourself into Greek culture and experience Greek hospitality at its best on this Traditional Lunch or Dinner at the Mykonian Spiti! This authentic gastronomic experience in Mykonos is a favourite among Greek food enthusiasts! If you are a hard to please foodie always looking for high quality authentic culinary experiences, you can’t miss out on this Traditional Lunch or Dinner at the Mykonian Spiti! This activity gives you the opportunity to be invited for lunch or dinner into the home of a traditional Mykonian family and enjoy a home-cooked meal together with your hostess and other foodies alike! Click Here for more information

Chios Tomatoes

Chios Food Tour

Join the Chios Food Tour for an evening of culinary delight! Discover the flavour of the idiosyncratic Chios cuisine, and immerse yourself into the local food culture! An experience any self-respecting foodie cannot afford to miss! If you've already been in Chios for a few days, you know its cuisine is unique, owning to the island's main produce: Masticha (mastic), citrus fruit, and figs. With this Chios Food Tour, you have the opportunity to go on a walk in Chora, Chios Town, visit local food businesses and sample the best the island has to offer! Click Here for more information


Thessaloniki Food and Culture
6 hour Morning Tour: 119 Euros pp
You can also do a 4 hour version of this tour for 89 euros or a 2.5 hour tour for 59 euros
(Children half price)

Visitors in Thessaloniki have a lot to do. There are countless things to see and places to visit, from historical and cultural sights to its amazing seaside walkway. It takes a lot of energy to explore the city and people get hungry! Then, you have even more options to choose from, since our city has unlimited food and drink choices. Allow us to ease your mind on this matter with our 6 hour Thessaloniki Food and Culture Tour. You should only worry about building up your appetite, and we’ll help you take care of the rest.

Trust our experienced hosts to take you on a journey of flavors in our beautiful city. Your host will walk you through parts of town less visited so you can see what everyday life is like. Stop by local bakeries for snacks and pastries, they go well with some coffee! Enjoy your coffee as Greeks do with conversation about food or other traditions of the region. Move on to visit the open market, a place words can’t fully describe. See how downtown residents get their hands on fresh food and other goods.

Continue the tour by visiting eating establishments that would be hard to locate on your own. Whether you’re in the mood for sweet or savory, we have you covered! Enjoy lunch and dinner flavors or sweets and pastries. Go behind the curtain and see how some of the delights are prepared, get special treatment from your hosts! Add unique essence to your visit in Thessaloniki by way of your taste buds and stomach. Your experience is now fulfilled and complete. Click Here for Booking or  more information

Gerovassiliou Winery

Wine Tasting in Thessaloniki

Wine tasting at Ktima Gerovassiliou in Thessaloniki is the activity that will satisfy all your senses. Through our exclusive Grekaddict tour with Ktima Gerovassiliou, you will have the opportunity to taste worldly recognized Greek wines and enjoy a tour of this stunning vineyard. Don’t miss this unique chance to learn how to taste wine like a pro! The winery is located just 25 kilometers outside of Thessaloniki, on the hilly area of Epanomi, where the climate and love for wine create ideal conditions for harvest. The love and passion Gerovassiliou family has for the wine harvesting and manufacturing is reflected in the incredible atmosphere of the estate and the great care with which they nurture their vines. Click Here for more information

Athens Market

Athens Food Tour
Adults: 60€
Children: 30€

Indulge your inner foodie on this 4-hour gourmet tasting tour and sample the edible delights of Athens. Take to the streets for a walking tour of Athens’ cafés, markets, delicatessens and street food haunts. Enjoy the undivided attention of your private food-expert guide as you uncover the secrets of Greek cuisine and learn more about the city’s culinary heritage. Stop along the way to sample local treats like sweet donuts, Greek bread and regional cheeses, washed down with Greek wine and freshly brewed coffee. Contact Us for Booking or More Information

Athens Cooking Class

Athens Cooking Class and Dinner
Adults: 80€
Children: 40€
3.5 hours

Be taught how to make real Greek food and enjoy dinner with a view on this 3.5-hour cooking class in Athens. Head to a much-loved bakery in vibrant Monastiraki and learn how to make traditional Greek dishes, from tzatziki to spinach pie, with hands-on guidance from an experienced chef. Then, when the food is ready, head up to the roof to enjoy the fruits of your labor while you take in unbeatable views of the Acropolis of Athens. This small-group tour is limited to just eight participants. Tour starts at 17:30. Contact Us for Booking or More Information

Athens taverna

Athens By Night: Sightseeing, Spirits, and Food
Adults: 80€

Greet your guide at Monastiraki square and embark upon your epicurean exploration of the city. Immerse yourself in the electric atmosphere of downtown historic center of Athens, an atmospheric enclave replete with informal bars and food corners. Enjoy the famous Greek Boat pizza or so called Peinirli in the narrow streets of Monastiraki

Next, walk to one of the most funky neighborhoods, Psirri, where you will enjoy a glass of local variety wine combined with Greek charcuterie, cheeses plate, and local chutneys. Learn about the snack’s interesting origin as you chat with your guide and feel the vibrant and unique atmosphere of Athens by night.

Continue further in the district of Psirri and walk by some significant wall art hidden in the atmospheric streets of the town. Walk towards to Monastiraki square where it is time to enjoy the famous local deserts like baklava or Greek fried donuts.

Visit one of the most famous local bars at the Karitsi square and enjoy a cocktail made from local herbs and spices. Finish you tour by admiring some of the most beautiful city buildings lit at night.
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Acropolis meditiation

Ancient Greek Meditation and Vegan Brunch

Enjoy a serene morning meditating facing the Parthenon, before indulging in a Greek vegan brunch in this Ancient Greek meditation in Athens experience. Forget about the stress of looking for the best touristy spots to visit, and gratify your soul with a morning of meditating along to the soothing sound of a drum. Your spiritually rooted teacher will guide you through a meditation following the ancient Greek practice. Soak in the high energy of your meditation experience in the heart of ancient Athens, as you will then follow your guide to a local spot for a delectable vegan brunch. Your day of meditating across the Acropolis coupled with delicious vegan food is a splendid way to start your day in Athens!

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See also Matt's Guide to Greek Food

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