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Taste of Troy Food Tours

Discover New York's capitol district on a tour of its culinary expertise while learning about its history.

A bachelorette party enjoys the food tour around Troy!

Experience two districts in delicious ways! Discover Troy or Albany through their expanding food scene and learn all about the area. The food tours not only allow guests to try local foods, but also teaches them about the past and present history of the districts. Tourists can walk around while sampling foods and learning about the city’s people, history, culture and architecture on each tour. Both tours are specifically designed for people who not only love food, but love learning about new places.

A Tasty Tour

The entire tour is about 3 hours long, including an hour and a half walking tour. This also involves one alcohol tasting of two, one ounce craft beers. Non-alcoholic beverages will also be available for children. The tour also makes accommodations to welcome tourists with food allergies or restrictions. Tickets for the Troy tour is $49, while the Albany tour is $59. Both tours offer a discounted rate for children.

Taste Albany’s rapidly evolving culinary scene by embarking on the Historic Downtown Albany Food Tour. Visitors can expect indulging in the foods and brews offered at Albany Pump Station, Ama Cocina, The Hollow Bar and Kitchen, Stacks Espresso Bar and the Olde English Pub. Also, you will get the chance to tour the First Church of Albany, the second oldest church in New York State.

Tour Details

Meet your tour guide at the Discover Albany Visitors Center located at 25 Quackenbush Square. Tours meet at 12:45 and the first taste will be at 1:00 pm. Along with tastings from five local restaurants, the tour will highlight some history of Albany, architectural accents and culture. The Historic Downtown Albany Tour lasts 3.25 hours and spans about 1.5 miles. End with a toast to the weekend to kick it off on a positive note! Tickets for adults are $65 and $45 for children.

Take Amtrak to Taste of Troy Food Tours

Experience Taste of Troy Food Tours via Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Station in Albany-Rensselaer—Don’t forget to use the Amtrak See New York and Save 15% discount!

Get picked up from Albany-Rensselaer Station and taken to your reserved NYTRAIN Enterprise Rent-a-Car. Click here to reserve your car or call the Albany-Rensselaer office today at: 518-472-1111.