Athens Wine tasting & winery tours

Our most recommended Athens Wine tasting & winery tours

Athens: Gourmet Food Tour

1. Athens: Gourmet Food Tour

Explore Athen's food markets on a 4-hour walking tour. Taste delicious treats and visit local stores selling the "Green Treasures" of Greece, such as olive oil, wines, mushrooms, herbs, and traditionally made pasta and salamis. Start with a traditional Greek breakfast of koulóuria (sesame bread rings) in a century-old café. Continue to a tiny pastry shop to sample loukoumades (Greek donuts) and custard-filled filo squares. Enjoy local pies and cheeses at authentic Greek bakeries and cheese stores. Next, wander through the famous meat and fish markets. Try roasted home-grown coffee and visit specialty shops for their fresh fruit, olives, cheese, ham, and other deli produce. Enjoy local wine, organically produced olive oil and honey, aged aromatized vinegar, and world-famous Greek yogurt produced at family farms. Wander down Evripidou Street, scented by herbs. End your culinary exploration at the deli stores in the historic city center, where your guide will make you complimentary gifts to bring home.

Athens: Wine Tasting with a Sommelier under the Acropolis

2. Athens: Wine Tasting with a Sommelier under the Acropolis

Your experience will begin as one of Greece's sommeliers, Dimitris Spiropoulos, welcomes you to a beautiful restaurant under the Acropolis. Offering your first aperitif and a brief explanation of the Greece wine map. It features all of the major wine-producing areas and the wine varieties of each. Following a small talk, your wine-tasting experience begins with Dimitris introducing special Greek wines from handpicked local wineries. Depending on the wine varieties, special dishes, also from selected Greek producers, will help the you receive the full wine experience. Throughout your tour you'll have the chance to taste rare wine varieties such as Roditis, Limnio, Kidonitsa, Muscat, Augoustiatis, and Mandilaras. You'll also sample many more carefully selected varieties, hand-picked by your sommelier.

Athens: Food and Wine Tasting Tour at Night

3. Athens: Food and Wine Tasting Tour at Night

Experience the romance of Athens after dark on a guided food and wine tasting tour. Experience delicious local flavors in areas like Syntagma and Plaka. Join a foodie guide to discover hidden gems and learn the history behind Greek specialties.  Meet your guide and begin your flavor-packed adventure thorugh Athens. Pop into quirky delis and family taverns to try dishes and delicacies that are not well-known internationally, but loved by locals. Enjoy a meal as you take in the atmosphere and meet vendors with artisanal skills. Head to a local wine bar and take an aromatic journey through the wine culture of Greece. Taste wines served with charcuterie and cheeses from across the country. End your experience by savoring some local ice cream.

Athens: Wine Tasting

4. Athens: Wine Tasting

From north to south and from the mainland to the Greek islands, experience the magic of the Greek vineyard presented by a well-traveled and experienced sommelier. Take a break and let your senses travel in different places of Greece only within a few hours. Choose from a variety of alternative and exclusive options. Discovered hidden places that will enhance your tasting palette of Greek wines in a beautiful and friendly environment. These tours have been prepared with distinctive and hard to find Greek grape varieties from around the country.

Athens: Full-Day Evia Private Wine Tour with Spa Treatment

5. Athens: Full-Day Evia Private Wine Tour with Spa Treatment

To begin your wine tour, start in in Evia (Euboea), an island bridged to the mainland. Discover the many excellent PGI** wines in the area and boutique wineries with a variety of medals and distinctions from Greek and international competitions. The cultivated varieties of grapes are international, including Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Syrah, as well as indigenous wine such as Malagousia of central Greece and the rare red Mavrokoundoura of Evia. On this tour, have the opportunity to meet passionate people that will welcome you to their wine philosophy and offer you indescribable wines. Make the most of a facial and hands, wine spa treatment to refresh your skin and revitalize, and at the end of your tour, enjoy local delicacies paired with wine next to the vineyards or inside a cellar.

Athens: Private Evening Tour w/ Drinks & Bites in Koukaki

6. Athens: Private Evening Tour w/ Drinks & Bites in Koukaki

See Athens come to life as the locals come out to unwind in one of the top areas in town, the Koukaki neighborhood. Visit 3 of the best spots for a drink and a typical local bite like Talagani cheese and Ouzo. Visit beautiful sights with your local guide and nightlife expert. Enjoy local drinks such as wine, beer, cocktails, or non-alcoholic beverages paired with delicious bites typical of the region as you hop from hotspot to hotspot. Vegetarian alternatives cover every taste. Immerse yourself in Athens' vibrant nightlife with your tour guide and get to know Athens.

Athens Experience-Food Tour, Semi-Private Walking Tour

7. Athens Experience-Food Tour, Semi-Private Walking Tour

On this ultimate food tasting tour, you will break away from the typical Athens attractions to uncover more than 18 authentic Greek culinary delights, and learn all there is about traditional Greek cuisine and culture! Start your day in the heart of 'Psyrri,' one of Athens' most charming neighbourhoods. Enjoy a strong Greek coffee with a tasty 'koulouri', a sesame-seed bread ring. Then, visit a variety of unique Greek delis and speciality Greek pie shops to sample favourite snacks, such as the 'spanakopita', (spinach pie) as well as an assortment of other freshly baked pastries. Following your exploration of the vibrant "Varvakios" market, where you will discover all kinds of meat, fish, and poultry, you will stop to sample traditional homemade Greek home cuisines such as mousaka, stuffed tomatoes and peppers, and fresh sardines and kalamari or meats for non fish eater. You will also be tasting mouth-watering Greek delicacies such as cheeses, meats, olives, natural olive oil, and snack mixes like dried fruit and nuts. Next, pop into a lovely tiny mastiha shop, to learn about the numerous organic products made from mastic before visiting a quiet, traditional Greek eatery to sample one of the most popular Greek spirits together with their 'meze', (appetisers). At the end of your ultimate food tasting tour of Athens, you'll have sampled some of the city's most delicious dishes and gained a better understanding of Greece's cuisine, culture and history.

Athens: Private Wine Tour and Lunch at the Seaside

8. Athens: Private Wine Tour and Lunch at the Seaside

Learn about the unique history of winemaking in Greece and sample award-winning regional wines. Led by a local wine expert, this tour includes visits to two iconic wineries in Mesogeia, the most important viticultural zone in Attica, which is home to a variety of PGI (Protected Geographical Indication) wines.  Taste the most well-known varietal in the region, Savatiano, along with other whites like Roditis, Assyrtiko, Malagousia, and Chardonnay. Sample red varieties like Agiorgitiko, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Syrah – and don't miss Retsina, a resinated wine whose production dates back 2,000 years.  Along the way, hear intriguing stories about wine history from local vintners and nibble on regional delicacies that bring out the best in the wines. To finish off your tour, relax at a magnificent seaside fish tavern and enjoy a delicious lunch. 

Private Wine Tasting Experience in Athens

9. Private Wine Tasting Experience in Athens

Greece is one of the oldest regions ever to produce wine, with the earliest evidence of wine production going back at least 6,500 years. Meet your guide outside the Acropolis Metro Station to begin your journey through this history, learning how to identify, select and taste wine from an expert sommelier. Held in a charming location in central Athens, journey through the regions of Greece and discover the differences between the wines of Santorini, Crete, Monemvasia and Northern Greece. Learn how to combine wine with various cheeses and smoked hams, all produced exclusively in Greece, and understand the strengths and characters of different varieties of Greek grapes, how and where they grow and the many styles of wine they make. Enjoy 8 glasses as the tasting progresses, and you are welcome to order more once the experience reaches its conclusion.

Athens: The Wine Connoisseur Exclusive Private Wine Tasting

10. Athens: The Wine Connoisseur Exclusive Private Wine Tasting

Enjoy a selection of premium Greek wine from 2 major wine regions in Greece. Explore a contemporary wine museum with a private guide and savor the taste of authentic vintage wine. Step into a modern wine museum and discover Greece's long winemaking traditions and history. Learn about the different methods and ingredients used to make the perfect Greek wine. Continue to the winery to sample delicious wines from two major wine-producing regions: Attica and Drama. As you taste the wine, your WSET-certified guide will tell you interesting facts about each. Savor the different sensations of 9 award-winning wines paired with a selection of local snacks. Then, enjoy the opportunity to taste 10-year-old wine and experience the effect of aging on red wine.

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