Experience the delicious cuisine, history and buzzling atmosphere of Corfu Town, on this small group Corfu food walking tour. Explore Corfu like a local, as you venture off the beaten path with your food-loving guide, popping into the best local food spots to taste Corfu’s most iconic flavors like the famous Sofrito or Pastitsada. This walking tour also allows you to delve into Corfu’s rich history and culture as you will visit Corfu Town’s top attractions while enjoying insightful commentary from your knowledgeable guide.
DURATION 3 hour
LOCATION Corfu, Greece
Taste your way through Corfu Town on this fascinating food walking tour with a local expert guide!
Your English speaking guide will meet you at the entrance of the Venetian Old Fortress, and after a short introduction on Corfu, take you to a traditional, local bakery, widely considered one of the best in Corfu. Here you will enjoy a typical local breakfast including the most delicious, local pies like cheese pie, bougatsa or the traditional Corfiot pie, paired with a refreshing Gingerbeer - a legacy of the British on the island and locals’ favorite soft drink! Next, pop into a specialty store to taste the famous kumquat liqueur- Corfu’s signature product - along with other typical local sweets and find out how locals started cultivating it in the 19th century. During the tour, your foodie guide will give you an insight into Corfu's gastronomy and explain the major influences of the many rulers of the island on Corfu’s culinary culture.
Join the locals, get off the beaten path, discover hidden treasures and immerse in the vibrant atmosphere of the UNESCO-listed Town. Led by your local guide, continue strolling along the winding streets of the Old Town, until you reach the Old Jewish quarter where you will visit a small grocery store to sample typical Greek cheeses and succulent cold cuts including the famed Noumboulo. Then, indulge in Corfu’s most typical flavors including the irresistible Pastitsada - pasta topped with meat or chicken braised in a spicy tomato sauce - in a small, welcoming taverna, nestled in the heart of Corfu Town. Your tour ends with a stop in a surprise sweet spot - time to satisfy your sweet tooth!
We guarantee that you will leave this tour with your stomach full, your taste buds satisfied, and your head full of lovely memories that you will cherish forever!
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