Basis small group or private / Duration 3 hrs / Flexible start time Yes / Tailored Yes
If you have never done a wine tour before then this is a one of those tours that you can go to & have a wonderful time in the warm & friendly company of our professional food & wine specialist, but also come away having a new world of wines opened up. And, if you are not new to wine or just want to find out more about the local production, then the depth & quality of Greek wines & the variety of local grape is something you will most definately appreciate along with the vibrant setting of the old town.
Either join a small group & have fun with some like minded enthusiasts, or request a private tour which can also be tailored further.
Viticulture has been a in integral part of Greek culture for thousands of years, the result of an ideal growing climate & the development of a wide variety of local grape varieties which combined with the many modern boutique wineries produces an extremely high quality wines acrosss the board
Join us on an evening stroll around the wine bars of the city with four tastings and learn all about the fascinating history and culture of Greek wine. Centered around two of the main Athens squares our backdrop are 1000 year old byzantine churches, Ottoman mosques, the Library of the Roman Emporor Harian & the Ancient Agora (market), and illuminated Parthanon above crowning the Acropolis views along the way.
DEPARTURE TIME: Tours can be scheduled to begin anytime in the evening, upon availability.
DURATION: 3 hrs
Why not add another half day trip to maximize your time in Athens !
OPTION: Kickstart Tour: Exclusive to your group alone, our ‘kickstart tour’ will provide the ideal orientation of the city highlighting its many distinct areas & landmarks as well as providing an insiders view on its modern history alongside the best pointers for enjoying the classic sites.
OPTION: Insiders Tour: If orientation is not needed & you are looking to explore the off the beaten track places, authentic cafes, restaurants & hip hang outs of the Atheniens then choose our ‘Insiders tour’ to experience the city thrugh the eyes of local.
OPTION: Cape Sounion & the Temple of Poseidon. Take a half day road trip out of Athens along the beautiful Aegean coastline to cape Sounion to visit the Temple of Poseidon
OPTION: Boutique Winery tour & tasting. Visit one of Athens boutique wineries for a tour and expert led tasting of the local wine varieties.
OPTION: Gourmet food tour. Learn about the famous Greek Cuisine sampling a wide variety of traditional delicacies along an easy walk through the vibrant old town in the company of a food enthusiast & local guide. Includes all tasting experiences (see our half day gastronomy tour page for details)
From 60 Euro ppn depending on group size. Pleasse inquire for price