Athens: The Acropolis and Greek Food Private Guided Tour
- Experience the tastes of Greece and discover Athenian Food Culture
- Sample local delicacies & beverages and feel the pulse of the city
- Take a private guided tour and see the Acropolis, the Parthenon, the Temple of Zeus and the Dionysus Theater and Sanctuary
After concluding the Acropolis visit, continue your walk crossing the beautiful old town of Athens, the Plaka. Stroll the Monastiraki area and start a delicious journey of discovery through the streets of a less known part of Athens; the Athenian Market area. You will discover a kaleidoscope of colors, smells, tastes and textures. You will be led past producer stalls bursting with color, intoxicating spice shops, enticing sweet shops, bakeries and of course the bustling central food market of Athens.
Visit small, hidden, specialty food shops where you will have the opportunity to free sample a wide variety of Greek delicacies ranging from mouth-watering sweets to original traditional Greek products, such as olives, honey, cheese a.o. Your knowledgeable guide will also provide you with valuable insight both on the unique and intricate culinary heritage of Greece as well as the famous Mediterranean diet, hailed today as a model of healthy living. Your tour will be concluded near the Monastiraki area.
- Local licensed guide & food specialist
- Sample local delicacies & beverages
- Athens Guide magazine
- Athens Map
- Entrance tickets (20 €)
- Hotel pick-up and drop off (unless agreed)
- Gratuities (optional)
Prepare for the activity
"FRESKO" Yogurt Bar located on 3, Dionyssiou Areopagitou st. and Syngrou ave. It is at the beginning of the pedestrian walkway that takes you from Hadrian's Arch to the AcropolisOpen in Google Maps ⟶
- Comfortable shoes
- Sun hat
- Baby strollers
- Luggage or large bags
Entrance fees are not included. The Acropolis and Temple of Zeus Tickets cost €20 for adults and €10 for students. Children under 18 enter for free.
The tour duration is 5 hours, which includes around 50 minutes of walking. The distance covered is around 1.8 miles, with many stops in shady corners.
The walking pace is moderate and suitable for everyone.
The tour is conducted in English (unless another language is agreed upon).
There are restrooms along the route.