1. Greece
  2. Central Macedonia
  3. Thessaloniki
  4. Kalamaria

Thessaloniki Small Group Food and Culture Tour

Product ID: 111043
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Enjoy a tour of Thessaloniki to experience everyday life and taste local delicacies. Learn about traditions that shaped local culture and cuisine.
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Duration: 2.5 - 6 hours
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  • Enjoy a culinary experience, tasting a wide variety of drinks and bites
  • Hear stories about Thessaloniki's unique culture as you walk through the ancient city streets
  • Meet and interact with local restaurateurs, entrepreneurs and fellow food lovers
Full description
Take a delicious journey through Thessaloniki and experience the richness of local life. Guided tours ranging from 2.5-6 hours are available.

Hear stories about Greek culture, customs and traditions as you taste mouth-watering bites and local drinks.

Start out with local snacks at 2 different locations before heading to a colorful market. Enjoy a cup of Greek coffee on a secluded rooftop. The 2.5-hour tour ends with tastes of mouth-watering seafood from street vendors.

On the 4-hour tour you’ll get a behind-the-scenes look at a family run pastry shop and try some sweet treats. To finish the tour you’ll taste a selection of top-notch meze at a popular restaurant.

If you’re a real foodie, choose the 6-hour option and savor Thessaloniki’s trademark sweets on the go. Afterwards, cleanse your palate with Greek wine and delicacies.
  • The 2.5-hour tour includes drinks and bites equivalent to a Greek brunch
  • The 4-hour tour includes drinks and bites equivalent to a Greek breakfast and lunch
  • The 6-hour tour includes drinks and bites equivalent to a Greek breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Exclusive privileges at tour tasting locations, including behind-the-scenes access at some of the venues
  • Professionally trained hosts with extensive local food and cultural knowledge
What’s Not Included
  • Tips/gratuities
  • Personal purchases
  • Hotel transfers

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Meeting point

The tour begins at 10:00 in the Port of Thessaloniki, across from Eleftherias Square (in front of the white mast).

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Important information
Know before you go
• There is a maximum of 6 participants per tour
• Tours feature sitting and standing tastings at different venues
• Tours can accommodate some food allergies and aversions, so please advise in advance if you have any special dietary needs
• Tours do not finish at the starting point (detailed return directions are provided)
• Tours are held rain or shine, so please dress accordingly
• Comfortable clothing and shoes are recommended as on average 2-3 km are covered per tour
• Young foodies are welcome on the tours, but they must be accompanied by an adult
• Children under 4 years, who will not participate in the tastings, do not require a separate ticket
• Please note that the market visit is only available from Monday to Saturday

From US$ 78.50 per person

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Product ID: 111043