Explore the food culture of Vilnius on a 3-hour cultural feast of the Old Town. Marvel at the local architecture and culinary scene. Get lost in the narrow streets while sampling tasty treats and bold brews from specialty food shops, cafés, and bars.
What to Expect
Discover the hidden treasures of Vilnius on a half-day food tasting tour, and marvel at its distinctive architecture and cultural richness while sampling local food and drinks.
Despite the scars of the Soviet era, Lithuania (the oldest of the Baltic states) boasts deep culinary traditions. The country is well-known for its simple yet delicious dishes. Begin your walking tour in the baroque and gothic masterpiece of Vilnius Old Town. Wander the narrow streets of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, and consider its resemblance to Rome, Jerusalem, and Athens.
From the grandeur of Cathedral Square, discover some Lithuanian culinary delights, learning the fascinating history of Vilnius along the way. Stop for at least 5 different food and drinks tastings, including acorn coffee, and cold pink soup. Travel from shop to deli, from café to bar, and get a taste of Lithuania’s contribution to international cuisine. Although the stews are to-die-for, take note of the abundance of specialty meats and poultry hunted in Lithuania’s forests.
After celebrating the culinary traditions of medieval to modern Vilnius, ask your guide for advice on other authentic bites and sites not to be missed as you will surely be hungry for more!
- English-speaking guide
- Food tastings in 5 different cafés, shops, and bars
- Tastings of 5 local drinks (beer, mead, wine, and kvass)
What's Not Included
- Additional food and drinks
- Tips and gratuities for your guide
Meet at the Vilnius Cathedral Belfry
Know Before You Go
• Children must be over 6 years of age. Children below the age of 6 are not permitted on this tour