Chania walking food tour
- As you stroll through historical and cultural layers, take in the stories, myths, and legends of the Old Town.
- Visit with local artists at their workspace, discover their creations, and even put your own abilities to the test.
- Discover the town's century-old market and shop for food and Cretan goods with a local.
- Watch one of Greece's last pastry chefs create phyllo.
- Explore the historic Ottoman and Jewish Quarters by foot to find hidden gems like the "Street of the Knives" and other places.
- Experience regional mezedes and raki in a historic district.
Chania walking food tour At a Glance
Delight in the stories, myths, and legends of Old Town Chania on this unique walking tour. You'll visit with local artists, discover their creations, and even have a chance to try your hand at some art yourself. No trip to Chania is complete without exploring the historic market - one of the oldest in Greece - and sampling some traditional mezedes and raki. This is a must-do for any visitor to this beautiful region of Greece.
Chania walking food tour In Detail
Looking to add a little flavor to your trip to Greece? Then come join us on one of our walking food tours through the city of Chania! Greece is renowned for its delicious cuisine, and on our tour you'll get to sample some of the best that the country has to offer. We'll take you to established restaurants and hidden foodie gems alike, giving you a true taste of the city's distinct culture and flavors.
What makes Chania walking food tour unique?
Chania walking food tour is a different kind of food tour. Instead of just going from restaurant to restaurant, you'll explore the historic Ottoman and Jewish Quarters by foot to find hidden gems like the "Street of the Knives." You'll also visit with local artists at their workspace, discover their creations, and even put your own abilities to the test. All of this makes for a unique food tour experience that you won't find anywhere else.
Chania walking food tour Itinerary
On the square in front of the Chania Municipal Market or Chania old Market.Please make sure that you are facing the Kydon Hotel! Your guide will be standing outside the main south entrance holding an ‘’Crete Local Adventures‘’ sign.
Learn why Crete has one of the world's healthiest diets by sampling local fare while browsing the market.
We'll take a trip around the old town neighborhood, exploring its labyrinth of obscure back streets and tiny alleyways, seeing Venetian and Ottoman monuments, and finding doorways to hidden gardens!
Next, you'll get the rare opportunity to watch regional artisans create their handmade wares. Hear their tales, and perhaps put your abilities to the test.
Discover how multiculturalism has impacted inhabitants' quality of life over time.
Then, after strolling along the promenade of the historic harbor, you may unwind and savor a tempting table of Cretan mezedes in a neighborhood favorite (local tapas)
All the food tasting
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Personal expenses and additiona orders
Things to know before booking
Food Allergies: If you don't have a combination of numerous food allergies, or if you're vegan, we'll work it out. All tours are open to vegetarians.
Please put on comfortable walking shoes.
Private tour or with small group.
In general, Europe has few dress restrictions and follows similar dress regulations to those in your country. Please be aware, however, that many churches require modest attire; shorts and revealing tops are not allowed.
Although not required, leaving a tip is helpful if you are pleased with the services offered by your neighborhood. Even if it may not be commonplace to you, the people who will look after you while you travel value it highly, it motivates exceptional service, and it is an ingrained aspect of the tourism sector. When planning your additional spending on this tour, kindly keep this in mind.
Our entire crew has received all necessary vaccinations.
Your guide will be standing outside the main south entrance holding an ‘’Crete Local Adventures‘’ sign. More than 70 family-run enterprises that sell largely regional groceries and goods are located at the Agora. Discover why Crete has one of the world's healthiest diets by tasting regional specialties while browsing the market.
The private group arrangement
It includes the option of guest pickup. Pickup time can be adjusted at your request. We will greet you in the lobby of your hotel or at the cruise ship port. Your name will be on a sign that our guide will be holding.
Municipal market of Chania
Cancellations more than 2 days before departure will receive a full refund. Cancellations within this period attract a 100% cancellation fee.