This Corfu Food Tour is the best way to experience Corfu’s delicious cuisine along with the rich history and culture of the island. Venture off the beaten path with your food-loving guide, and pop into the best local food spots to taste Corfu’s most iconic flavors like the famous Sofrito or Pastitsada. 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. This small group tour is limited to 12 people which ensures a personalized experience. This tour is also available as a Private Food Walking Tour.
DURATION 3.5 hour
LOCATION Corfu, Greece
Indulge your inner foodie and discover the highlights of Corfu Town on this fascinating Corfu Food & History walking tour, led by a local expert guide!
Your food-loving guide will meet you at a central spot in Corfu Town, and after a short introduction, take you to a traditional, family-run bakery, widely considered one of the best in Corfu. Here you will have the chance to enjoy a typical local breakfast including the most delicious, local pies such as cheese pie, bougatsa or the traditional Corfiot pie, paired with a glass of refreshing Gingerbeer - a legacy of the British to the island that has been enthusiastically adopted by locals! Next, head to a specialty store to taste the famous kumquat liqueur - Corfu’s signature product - 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. You will also have the opportunity to enjoy a guided tour of Corfu’s most popular attractions including Liston, St. Spyridon church, the Old Fortress and the Palace of St. Michael and St. George.
Join the locals, get off the beaten path, discover hidden gems and immerse in the vibrant atmosphere of the UNESCO-recognized Town. Led by your local guide, continue strolling along the picturesque streets of the Old Town, until you reach the atmospheric Old Jewish quarter where you will visit a small grocery store to sample typical Greek cheeses and succulent cold cuts including the famed Noumboulo Fumicado. 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. The last part of your tour includes a surprise sweet spot - it’s time to satisfy your sweet tooth!
Leave this Corfu Food Tour with your taste buds satisfied and your heart full of lovely memories that you will cherish forever!
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