Corfu Historical and food Walking tour
History and Tasting: A perfect combination of Corfu’s History and unique cuisine by experiencing a rich variety of flavors and aromas in some of the city’s well hidden spots.There is no doubt that the best way to get to know a city is through walking in its alleys, interacting with locals and tasting its food. At Corfu Walking & Food Tour we offer you a unique chance; We take you on a trip through the exciting history of this town, unfolding its rich heritage while taking you off the ordinary path and letting you stroll around the side streets to taste the city’s most famous foodie delights at some of the best shops, cafés and restaurants.
Corfu city was certainly made for walking. The city unfolds like a poem, one that you read block by block as you stroll narrow picturesque paths, colourful and charming alleys, admire the architecture, and observing the charming habits of the locals. We take you off the beaten paths and we’ll be wondering about myrriad alleyways and discover unexpected squares with old walls and fountains while heading for famous and impressive monuments, getting to know their importance and significance during the course of time. We’ll be making delicious tasting stops thus giving you a taste of Corfu’s dazzling multi-influenced culinary cuisine while introducing you to the local food artisans and traders -the people that master the secrets of corfiot cuisine and trade the famous seasonings that make the traditional recipes so unique! You’ll get to hear their stories and get to try or even buy if you wish some of the local products. Each one of the food stops has been selected not only for its quality of food but also for the passion of its people creating it and its significance in the local community.
Let yourself drift away in the Corfu’s pulse while enjoying an exciting walk through its landmarks and indulging in some of the city’s well-hidden eating spots. Expect to experience a rich tapestry of flavors and aromas that will offer you an unforgettable sensory experience! Stopping for:
Ginger beer, Spinach & Cheese Pies, Custard Pie & Greek yogurt with spoon sweet, Kum Quat liquor & Kum Quat Sweets, Caramelised almonds & Figpie, Noubulo & Cheese, Olive oil & Honey Tasting, Corfiot Meze & Ouzo, Old Fortress, The Palace of St. Michael & St. George,Durrell’s Garden, Liston, St.Spyridon Church – Entry, Jewish Quarter, New Fortress. Notes: Cancellation charges for means of transportation that may have been reserved for the tour also apply. Tours may be subject to some changes during December-March as a couple of places are closed but replaced with other stores – verify with WT before commencement.
Price: AD 68 // CH 34 (6-11 years old) Groups of 2-10 people
Duration: 3 hours, starts at 10.00 & 18.00
Included: Guide, entrance fees, all food & drinks during the tour
Runs: Monday to Saturday all year round
Meeting point: Statue of Schulenburg (in front of the old fortress in Corfu Town)
Language: English, other Languages upon Request on a private basis
Cancellation policy: Between 7 days and 72 hours before the tour 50% refund, 72 hours or less 100 % cancellation fees will apply. Before that relevant bank charges are withheld only