Sightseeing, Tasting, and Merriment

Self-Guided Food Tours

3-hour self-guided walking food tours. Explore the Istrian towns and sample authentic Istrian food your way and at your own pace. See offerings below.

Walking Food Tours

3-hour walking tour with a professional guide. Explore the Istrian towns, sample authentic Istrian food, and have fun. See offerings below.

Private Tours

Looking for a custom tour? Contact us and we’ll create a unique tour for your group.

GUIDED Walking Food Tours

Guided Food Tours with a Professional Istria Guide

These are 3-hour tours with a professional Istria guide.  As we explore the diverse history, architecture, and culture of destination, we’ll also visit 3 local restaurants for food and wine tastings.

Eat and Feel Like a Local

Local Istrian food and wine are the heart and soul of Istria. During your tour, you’ll taste local food rich with fresh ingredients, rich aromas, unique textures, and memorable experiences. With our professional Istria guide, you’ll enjoy the best of local food and be treated as a local at all the places you’ll visit.

Summary of What to Expect with Guided Food Tours

Our guided food tours have been carefully designed to provide you with a local experience.

  • 3-hour walking tour with a professional Istria guide.
  • Daily tours are available at 11:00 and 16:00.
  • You’ll be greeted by your name, as a local, at the places you’ll visit.
  • Two food tastings and one wine pairing at each of the 3 eateries you’ll visit. Food and wine tastings during the tour are enough to replace one full meal.
  • Reserved seats for you and your group.
  • Electronic copies of Adriatic Road Trip travel guide ($5 value), Best of Istria travel guide ($5 value), 101 Awesome Experiences in Istria ($3 value), Istria Gourmet guide, and Istria map.
  • Virtual support prior to the tour and in-person professional Istria guide during the tour.
  • Tour cost: €59 (plus €3 booking and processing fee)
SELF-GUIDED Walking Food Tours

Self-Guided Food Tours on Your Terms

Whether you’d like to linger on your own, with your partner, or your friends, our Self-Guided Walking Food Tours lets you enjoy your food tour your way. We provide everything you need to enjoy a local good tour at your own pace. Every one of our Self-Guided Food Tours reflects our commitment to provide you with a local experience.

Eat and Feel Like a Local

Local Istrian food and wine are the heart and soul of Istria. During your tour, you’ll taste local food rich with fresh ingredients, rich aromas, unique textures, and memorable experiences. With our Self-Guided Food Tours, you’ll enjoy the best of local food and be treated as a local at all the places you’ll visit.

We Handle All the Details

You won’t be on your own during our Self-Guided Food Walking Tours. We’ve carefully planned every aspect of your journey:

  • You’ll be greeted by your name, as a local, at the places you’ll visit.
  • Reserved seats for you and your group.
  • 2 tastings at each of the three eateries.
  • Wine pairing at each eatery with your tastings.
  • No need to bring any money since all is paid for with your booking (tip is optional).

Along the way, you’ll also stop to see Istria’s favorite historical sites and other iconic attractions.

Enjoy Worry Free Navigation

Our detailed Google maps and route notes ensure that you’ll easily find your way, whether you’re a beginner or veteran explorer—no compass or GPS needed. Plus, if you’re ever stumped, you can always contact us for help!

Tour Support

We include an optional 15-minute virtual orientation session with every Self-Guided Food Tour so you’ll get answers to all your questions before the trip begins.

We’ll also provide you with free pdf copies of:

  • Adriatic Road Trip travel guide ($5 value)
  • Best of Istria travel guide ($5 value)
  • 101 Awesome Experiences in Istria travel guide ($3 value)
  • Istria Gourmet guide to best Restaurants, Wineries, and Oil Producers
  • Istria map

In addition, during the self-guided tour, a local representative is always just a quick call away to help out if needed.

Summary of What to Expect with Self-Guided Food Tours

Our self-guided food tours have been carefully designed to provide you with a local experience. Since you go on your own or with your own private group, you have complete control of your travel companions.

We provide everything you need to enjoy a local food tour at your own pace.

  • 3-hour self-guided walking tour that lets you enjoy your food tour your way.
  • Flexible tour times to accommodate your schedule (advance arrangements required).
  • You’ll be greeted by your name, as a local, at the places you’ll visit.
  • Two food tastings and one wine pairing at each of the 3 eateries you’ll visit. Food and wine tastings during the tour are enough to replace one full meal.
  • Reserved seats for you and your group.
  • Electronic copies of Adriatic Road Trip travel guide ($5 value), Best of Istria travel guide ($5 value), 101 Awesome Experiences in Istria ($3 value), Istria Gourmet guide, and Istria map.
  • Google map itinerary to guide you through your tour.
  • Tour support when requested.
  • Tour cost: €42 (plus €3 booking and processing fee)

Self-guided walking food tours will provide you with an awesome experience that’s ideal for you, your group, your tastes, and your schedule. And it will save you money too.

Gift Certificates
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Want to buy tickets for someone else, but don’t know when they can attend or which Istria Walking Food Tour to choose? You can purchase Gift Certificate(s) for any Istria Gourmet Walking Food Tours which will allow the recipient(s) to choose what date, time and tour works best for them. During your purchase, you have the option to add a message to the Recipient and decide whether to email the Gift Certificate(s) directly to the Recipient or you can print and deliver it to them.  Gift Certificates have no expiration date.

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