This tour is wheelchair accessible
This is a guided tour
All tours run rain or shine. Please wear appropriate clothing and bring an umbrella if needed.
You can expect a fun, informative 4+ hour walking tour around downtown Helen. We will stop at 5 of Helen’s best restaurants, including popular favorites and hidden gems, tasting yummy Germain cuisine. You will learn about the origins of this quaint Alpine Village, and be able to ask questions about the area such as things to do, points of interest, etc. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing appropriate for the weather. We will be inside during most tastings (some will be on decks). Tours will be held rain or shine.
Delicious German food in a fun, festive atmosphere. Impressive collection of German beers.
German owned restaurant serving authentic German in a relaxed atmosphere.
Relaxing spot serving European dishes overlooking the Chattahoochee River.
Two Tire Tavern
Motorcycle friendly downtown spot serving a variety of delicious foods, including German specialties with a great draft beer selection.
Quaint restaurant in the middle of downtown, serving delicious German food and hosting great concerts.
Village Crepe Haus
Delicious sweet and savory crepes for breakfast and lunch.
Muller's Cheese Cafe
Authentic German & Czech restaurant specializing in fried cheese and other European specialties.
King Ludwig's Biergarten
Centrally located, this happening spot is the best place to grab some German food, people watch and get a cold beer.
We will be walking around one mile total with slight inclines and stairs included. Please wear comfortable shoes.
Absolutely! Alcohol purchases can be made at any of the restaurants we visit. However, please be mindful that your tour guide has to keep everyone on a schedule to get to all of the restaurants. Each stop will be approximately 25 minutes.
Helen has several pay parking lots available. Email can be sent upon request with locations of these lots. If you are staying in a downtown hotel, you most likely can just walk from your hotel.
Yes. Although this tour is geared towards adults, well behaved children aged eleven and above are allowed with a paid ticket. Unfortunately at this time, children under the age of eleven are not allowed.
Please be sure and let us know if you (or anyone in your group) has a dietary restriction (e.g. vegetarian, diabetic, allergy, etc.) when you purchase your tickets. As long as we know in advance, we will try our best to accommodate your needs.
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Clark N., Sautee GA.
"A "must do"excursion if you are local or just visiting the area.Heather takes you on a walking food tour to some of Helen's best eating establishments, and gives you the history of our area and how Helen became what it is today... Come hungry"