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Lonely Planet Experiences: Athens Small Group Food Tasting Tour

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You'll start at
Kotzia Square
Athens 105 51, GreeceIn Kotzia Square in front of the Mayor building. Find the exact meeting point with what3words: ///gone.changing.taps
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  • 1
    Kotzia Square
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Central Market
    Stop: 50 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Agia Irini Church
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Athens Street
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Monastiraki Square
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission included
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You'll end at
Monastiraki
Monastiraki, Athina, GreeceMonastiraki Square and metro station
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Highlights
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Kotzia Square, Athens 105 51, Greece
    Departure Time
    11:00 AM
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Monastiraki, Athina, Greece
    Inclusions
    • Local English speaking guide
    • Tastings of Greek sweets, koulouri, olive oil, olives, cheeses & more
    • Greek alcohol (wine, ouzo)
    • Traditional meze dishes (a meze is a small appetiser or side dish)
    • Visits to markets, Kotzia Square, Avyssinias Square, Monastiraki Square, Athena's Road, churches, and a traditional deli.
    • Entry/Admission - Kotzia Square
    • Entry/Admission - Central Market
    • Entry/Admission - Agia Irini Church
    • Entry/Admission - Athens Street
    • Entry/Admission - Monastiraki Square
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • All of the stores you visit on your tour are 100% locally owned and run. Supporting small-scale, locally-run businesses helps to preserve the traditional character of old Athens.
    • At least one store on your itinerary is dedicated to the preservation of locally-produced crafts.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This tour is so special. We tasted many different types of food, sweets and real Greek coffee. The food was amazing and truly unique to Athens! I cannot say enough good things about Nikoleta. She is warm, kind, knowledgeable and a great story teller! She makes you feel that
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    Response from purple_indian, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Lonely Planet Experiences: Athens Small Group Food Tasting Tour
    Responded 1 week ago
    Dear AP589, Thank you for finding some time for all this amazing feedback and choosing Urban Adventures in Athens. Our primal goal, is to offer a unique insight of our city and create new friendships and amazing memories with our Guests. We are so excited that you enjoyed our Tour and our amazing guide Nikoleta and her cinammon hospitality and stories and "flavors" as she is one of our Food Experts. Thank you so much (Ευχαριστούμε), for making the time for this lovely review <3 We can only wish , we see soon for your next Urban Adventure in Greece:) Safe Travels <3
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    We like to do a walking food tour the first day in any new country and this food tour did not disappoint. The food was amazing and Nikoleta took us to places we would have never found on our own. I had the best beans of my life (no exaggeration). They were fantastic! Nikoleta
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    Response from purple_indian, Guest Relations Manager at Lonely Planet Experiences: Athens Small Group Food Tasting Tour
    Responded 31 Oct 2019
    Dear Sharon F, It's fanastic to read that you had an amazing time and tour with our Food Expert guide, Nikoleta, she is one of our fundemental and valuable collegues for many years now, we truly feel so blessed to have her!!! We can't thank you enough of taking the time to provide us with your description of your experience with Urban Adventures in Athens and so glad we gave you a an authentic Athenian Perspective and experience of our city, may it have been only an appetizer for further exploration of Greece and its gems, in the near future. Wishing you Safe Travels, until then and Sunny Regards from Nikoleta and Urban Advenures Team <3 P.S As Greeks we take pride in Philoxenia and we only rest, when having well fed guests, food for us is part of a cultural sharing experience and we are so happy you found one new favourite greek flavor ;) Best Beans Ever
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    Excellent tour ! Our guide Charlotte was fantastic! She took us around at a very good pace and stopped frequently to answer questions . The food was good. We loved the tour! Thanks Charlotte!
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    Response from purple_indian, Guest Relations Manager at Lonely Planet Experiences: Athens Small Group Food Tasting Tour
    Responded 15 Oct 2019
    Dear arupdoc1, Thank you so much for this valuable review, as in Urban Adventures we always strive for excellence!!! We are thrilled to read that you enjoyed your experience with our guide Charlotte, exploring Athens and it's unique "flavors"!!! We can only hope, to see you on another Urban Adventure in Greece, soon! Until then, we hope you have safe travels :) From Urban Adventures and Charlotte Sunny & Smiley Regards
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    We met our tour guide, Charlotte Mich, near the main markets of Athens and she took us through the meat and fish areas as well as the antiquities area and streets with spices, oils and herbs. There was so much to see and she was really informative and engaging in all we saw.
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    Response from purple_indian, Guest Relations Manager at Lonely Planet Experiences: Athens Small Group Food Tasting Tour
    Responded 2 Oct 2019
    Dear Caitriana, We are so happy to read, that your exploration of the Athens with Urban Adventures, was an interesting experience and that you got a "flavour" of our city. We take pride in sharing an authentic "Greek Taste" of our cuisine and culture, which for us, are almost inseparable. Thank you so much, for taking the time to review our Tour and we can only hope, that it was only an "appetizer" and you will visit Greece in the near future. Sunny Regards from Charlotte and Urban Adventure Team.
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    My husband and I were on our honeymoon and this was the last tour we did before leaving Greece. Demi was an amazing tour guide. She helped us to experience the culture and authentic tastes of Greece. We would definitely recommend this tour.
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    Response from purple_indian, Guest Relations Manager at Lonely Planet Experiences: Athens Small Group Food Tasting Tour
    Responded 3 Oct 2019
    Dear Stephanie, Let me start by wishing you guys all the best, may your life path be filled with rose pedals and hope that your honeymoon in Greece, was sweeter than Baklava :) Thank you, for choosing an Urban Adventures Tour and we managed, to make your last day in Athens memorable. It is so great, to read how much you enjoyed the entire experience, with our lovely Demi! A great way to explore Athens, history, culture, flavours and hidden gems. We wish you safe travels and we can't thank you enough, for taking the time to leave a review for our Tour and our guide.
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    This tour is so special. We tasted many different types of food, sweets and real Greek coffee. The food was
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    This tour was so much fun. Nikoleta was a wonderful guide. We had a challenging group as I’m a vegetarian but she
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