Food Tour in Timisoara

Language: English

Duration: 4 hours

Tour Highlights

  • Sample all of Romania's traditional delicacies.
  • Discover Timisoara's 2000-year history.
  • Get a chance to try the famous ciorba, sarmale, papayas and much more.

Tour Overview

Discovering a destination also entails learning about the local cuisine. This tour allows you to learn about Romanian culinary as well as local history. During this meal tour in Timisoara, try all of the Romanian delicacies! This tour includes 2000 years of history, five courses, and approximately 3 kilometers of walking (never too badto burn some calories!)

Your guide will tell you everything there is to know about the connection between food and Timisoara's history. Following a quick introduction and a starter meal, you will stroll to the old town to examine the Ottoman period in the city's history. Continue to the 17th fortification system after refueling with a traditional Romanian lunch soup, ciorba. You'll learn about the star-shaped fortifications that were popular in the 18th century and sample the famed sarmale (cabbage rolls). Continue your guided tour of the city, stopping to sample the mince along the route (minced meat rolls). The Opera House and the Orthodox Cathedral are both worth seeing. Finish the journey with papayas, a simple but tempting Romanian dessert, after the final site, Maria Square.


  • 5-course menu
  • Guided walking tour
  • Water

Not Included

  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Additional food and beverages
  • Entrance fees
  • Tips (optional)
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off

Reduced Price

  • Children (age 0-6)


Piața Unirii, Timișoara, Romania

Meeting Point

Meet your guide in Piata Unirii, next to the fountain.

What to Remember

  • The tour is wheelchair accessible.
  • This activity is accessible to all people, as there is no fitness level required.
  • We recommend comfortable shoes.
  • This tour requires a minimum of 2 participants per booking.


Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability.

Booking Fee

Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

Cancellation Policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the experience begins. If you cancel up to 24 hours before, you can still receive a 75% refund.