Food tour in Nafplio

Price 65.00

A different taste of Nafplio!

Through the half-day hiking tour to the most beautiful sights in the Old city of Nafplio we discover hidden culinary treasures along with our tour.

This 3 hour-culinary excursion in Nafplio takes us to carefully selected food shops, where we taste some of the finest kinds of cheese, wine, coffee and ice cream available in the city. At the same time we visit the citys' most famous monuments, such as the Catholic Church, the square of St. Spyridon, the square of Saint George and the Old City which introduces us to the long and wonderful history of the city.

We pick you up from our meeting point and we begin with a tour in the picturesque alleys of Nafplio with its neoclassical mansions and Venetian balconies. Our first tasting stop is a traditional grocery store where we taste local varieties of cheese and sausage and we learn their little manufacturing secrets by its owner.

Then we head to Syntagma Square, the heart of the city. In one of its many coffee shops we taste traditional Greek coffee and we learn more about this historic square and the surrounding buildings.

Continuing our tour we pass through the neighborhood of '' Yialos' and we taste local varieties of wine, ouzo and tsipouro in a cellar-wine shop, while the owner narrates us the art of wine.

Our culinary excursion ends in an ice cream shop where we taste Greek various refreshing ice cream flavors. Having our ice cream at hand, we walk to the old port of Nafplio in order to admire the Venetian fortress of Bourtzi and to learn more about its historical existence over the centuries.



Duration: 3 hours


                Included:

·         Entrance fees

·         All tastings

·         English-speaking tour leader

·         Pick up / drop off from your hotel

·         Semi-independent tour

·         Liability insurance

·         All taxes


Highlights

·         Learn the heritage of Greek cuisine

·     Visit various specialty food shops of Nafplio and taste savory Greek delicacies

·         Led by a local English speaking guide

·         Perfect introduction for first-time visitors

·         Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city

·         Family friendly

 

Additional info

Meeting point: Pick up from your hotel in Nafplio or a specified                                              spot

 

Remarks:

·        Weather will not affect the operation of the tour. However if canceled due to unfavorable weather conditions, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund

·    Confirmation for this tour will be received at time of booking