Greeking.me is a creative travel company that takes groups of travelers on highly customized experiences with knowledgeable & fun field experts. Our services include themed and tailor-made tours around Greece, unforgettable culinary experiences like Greek cooking classes, wine tastings and food tours, family-friendly workshops & more.
Are you looking for an extraordinary Greek culinary experience to tease your senses? Follow our foodie-expert guide on a quest to discover Athens by night, and experience exquisite Athenian delicacies. Enjoy the best views of Athens after dusk and explore sophisticated eateries to devour the finest of authentic Greek cuisine, including the best souvlaki in town! And to top it all off? Wine tasting of indigenous Greek varieties!
What you can expect?
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, the beating heart of Athens. Admire the illuminated Greek Parliament followed by a scenic walk that will take you to your first food stop; a contemporary deli shop with one-of-a-kind products and recipes, where you will indulge in a variety of traditional Greek flavors. 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. Meant to be shared with open hearts and meaningful conversations, this will be your introduction to the famous extrovert spirit of the Greeks.
After having whet your appetite, follow your guide to the liveliness of Agias Irinis Square, the local hangout hotspot in the heart of Athens, where you will mingle with the welcoming locals and get to taste the best souvlaki in town- hands down. 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 5 different Greek varieties under the guidance of an experienced wine connoisseur.
As your tour continues, prepare yourselves to enter a neighborhood of wonders. Welcome to Psirri, the hip and alternative side of Athens, with sophisticated cafes and small taverns scattered all around its main square. 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. A unique evening that will immerse you into the nightlife, gastronomy, and culture of Greece!
The spoken language is English, Spanish, German or French.
Prepare yourself for an exciting experience by bringing along your camera to capture the best moments of the tour.
The meeting point for the small group tour is at Syntagma Square. A pick-up from your hotel can be arranged for private tours. Please send us an inquiry.
Not at all! The tour is private and totally customised to your needs. You will be assigned an excellent, flexible guide and the walk will take place at a moderate pace so it will be a pleasant experience for everyone. We will also make several stops to admire and discuss the fascinating monuments and sites along our way.
We suggest that families book this tour as a private experience, so the route and the menu selection can be customized. For a family experience, please also check our Athens for foodies tour.
All services booked through the website of Greeking.me are paid via PayPal or credit card. Once you make your payment, we will issue a voucher & send it to you via email. Please bring it with you on the day of the tour, as proof of purchase.
Fortunately the weather in Greece is mild and warm for most of the year. In case of rain, though, you will be timely notified about any changes to your scheduled walk.