Kids Love Greece Mythology Food Tour for families

Mythological Family Food Tour of Athens

    Love Greek food? Love Greek mythology? Then this is the perfect tour for you. On our Mythological Family Food Tour of Athens, you’ll step off the beaten path to explore some of the city’s best kept culinary secrets.

    Accompanied by a local food expert, your tour begins with a walk to some small food stores, boutiques and restaurants. You can stop and try a wide range of local delicacies, sampling authentic Athenian fare and street food. 

    Afterward, you’ll make your way to the Central Food Market, taking in its vibrant and often chaotic atmosphere. There, you’ll get a true taste of what Greek food culture is all about, browsing through a bountiful selection of local fruits and vegetables.

    After enjoying more foods and local favorites, you’ll get to sample a very historical dish: the victor’s prize from the first ever Olympic Games, cooked freshly just for you. It’s a favorite for kids, especially those interested in ancient Greek culture.

    Designed with families in mind, your tour features specialized family friendly guides. There to ensure that you have fun and the kids stay engaged, they’ll share fascinating stories about the connections between food and Greek mythology — truly bringing Greece’s food history alive. 

    Delicious, interesting and endlessly fun, this is sure to be a food tour like no other.

    Families should know

    • Some roads of this tour are a pedestrian area. However, this is not the case around the Central Market of Athens. Due to their traditional character, the streets are narrow and busy. Therefore, children should always be under the supervision of their parents.
    • The visit to the indoor meat and fish market is optional
    • Although this is a walking tour, we have made sure that there are enough sitting down stops for kids to have a rest!
    • The tour is fully customizable in case of any food allergy or food intolerance
    • The tour is offered in the morning or afternoon. If you choose the Family Mythology Food Tour in the afternoon, the Central Market will be skipped as it is closed in the afternoon.
    Address: Athens Centre

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    Kids will love

    • The fun activities and quizzes by our child expert storyteller
    • The food stories from Greek Mythology
    • The sweet traditional Greek treats

    Parents will love

    • The fun time they will spend with their children trying new flavors
    • The variety of samples and tastes from Greek cuisine
    • Walking through the most traditional streets of Athens center
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    • We are a familly if 7.
      5 children ages(21,21,17,13,11)
      Interested in a private tour.
      In one of the afternoon days between 22-25 sep.

      What bike tour is recomended?
      What food tour do yoj recomand?

      Can it be combined?
      Please send us detaila and prices

      • Dear Anat,
        Thank you so much for your interest in our biking and mythology food tour for families. We can certainly create a customised activitu for your family. We will be in touch via email.
        Thank you,

    • Hello,
      As a mother of greek mythology whiz, we would like to get details.
      What is the cost of this tour?
      Can you combine it with some Christmas treats?
      Is this a privat tour?
      We are party of 4. 2 mothers and 2 daughters (12 years old).
      The tour sounds lovely.

      • Maya, Thank you so much for your message and for your interest in our activities. All our private tours are tailor made and fully customised, so depending on the date we can include Christmas treats during our food tour. I have already sent a detailed email with prices and options.

        Maria from kids Love Greece Team

    • Our family enjoyed the food tour in Athens a lot. Our tour guide Constantina was a delight! She showed us different parts of the city of where locals shop and ate. We definitely felt more immersed after the tour. All the eats were super yummy too! We enjoyed all the mythology stories that has been told to the kids in Greece. Definitely a wonderful way to learn about the city!

      • Jennifer, we are so excited that you enjoyed our Mythology Food Tour. All our family guides are handpicked to ensure a delightful experience for the kids and their parents in Greece. We can not thank you enough for your trust in our services! And of course we are looking forward to welcoming your family to our beautiful country again in the near future.

    • Hello,

      We will be visiting Greece in April. We are a group of four adults and five kids (15, 2 x13, 10 and 7).

      Could you please give us some options of tours in the 2 – 3 hour range and tell me the costs?

      Thank you!

      • Hi Sarah,
        Thank you for your inquiry about our Greek Mythology Food Tour for Families in Athens, a fantastic tour for anyone who loves Greek Food AND Greek Mythology. Maria Giannouli has already emailed you all the details of this activity. Please check your junk folder as sometimes the email end up there!
        All the best,
        Katerina, on behalf of Kids Love Greece

    • Hello

      I would like some information in regards to organising some tours. Details below:

      1 adult and 2 girls aged 10 and 13

      A visit to the Acropolis and the Museum on Sunday 23rd October

      I would also like to organise a food tour on Monday 24th October.

      Also Corinth & Epidaurus tour on Tuesday 25th October.

      Kindly let me know availability and cost for all of the above.

      Thank you


      • Hi Naurin, Thank you for sharing all the following info. Zoi has already sent you an email with all the info. All the best.


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