4 hours (Approx.)
Offered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds
When your cruise ship pulls into Athens port, get a taste for classic Greek cuisine on a 4-hour walking shore excursion. Stroll down the historical streets and make several food stops to sample enticing local specialities such as delectable 'loukoumades' dough balls, moreish ‘koulouri’ bread, 'pastourma’ sausage and more. Dip into bakeries, dairies and sweet shops, and discover popular Greek fruits, herbs and spices on a wander through the buzzing central Varvakeios food market. Numbers are limited to 14 on this small-group shore excursion, ensuring personalized attention from your guide.
- 4-hour small-group Athens food shore excursion
- Enjoy a walking tour through central Athens with a local, food-expert guide
- Sample savory Greek delicacies such as sesame-sprinkled koulouri and syrupy loukoumades pastries
- Explore the spice, fruit, meat and herb stalls in the lively Varvakeios food market
- Learn about classic Greek cuisine and delicacies from a knowledgeable guide
- Small-group tour limited to 14 people for a more personalized experience
- Covered by Viator's worry-free policy: guaranteed on-time return to your ship
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Food and beverages sampling
Round-trip transfer from the Port of Piraeus and back
Free time in Plaka
Food specialist guide
Athens guide magazine
Lunch or dinner
Departure & Return
Piraeus Harbour, Greece
Return DetailsReturns to original departure point
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Inform us of any food allergies
- Comfortable walking shoes, sun-screen and a hat are recommended
- Dress according to weather
- Most travelers can participate
- The Covid19 Measures set by the Greek Government frequently change. Thus, it is advisable to check local restrictions applicable to indoor and outdoor activities.
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
- OPERATED BY Athens Walking Tours
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
Learn more about cancellations.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Athens Shore Excursion: Small-Group Food Tour?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
What is the policy on sanitization during Athens Shore Excursion: Small-Group Food Tour?
A:The policies on sanitization are:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What is the social distancing policy during Athens Shore Excursion: Small-Group Food Tour?
A:The policy on social distancing is:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Athens Shore Excursion: Small-Group Food Tour?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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