Are you a gourmand? Don’t miss the chance to hit the foodie trail with your expert local guide by starting your tour at Syntagma Square in Athens. Your first stop will be a contemporary deli shop with one-of-a-kind products and recipes, where you will enjoy an assortment of meze, the Greek word for delicious appetizers, from velvety fava to hand-made phyllo pies, and wash down your tastings by learning the correct way to drink ouzo, the beloved Greek spirit that is meant to accompany all savory Greek delicacies.
After that, follow your guide to the liveliness of Agias Irinis Square, where you will taste the best souvlaki in town. Savor the cult classic Greek street food in this popular Athenian neighborhood and get mesmerized by the mouthwatering aromas the fresh ingredients fill the square with. This culinary and cultural exploration would not be complete without wine; follow your foodie guide to a cozy, local wine bar at the scenic neighborhood of Thission and quench your thirst with a wine tasting of five different Greek varieties.
Be ready to be welcomed to Psirri, the hip and alternative side of Athens. Your last food stop will take place at a local sweet shop to try a traditional, melt-in-your-mouth dessert that will give a sweet taste to the conclusion of your tour.