Athens Scenic Bike Tour

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  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    10 am Please arrive at the starting point at least 15 minutes early to collect your bike and cycling gear
  • Departure Details :
    16,Athanasiou Diakou street, 60m away from the metro station "Acropolis"
  • Return Details :
    Returns back to original departure location
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

See the sights of Athens in this fun and easy 9km journey by bike. This 3.5 hour tour cycles at a nice, relaxed pace on quiet streets and narrow paths, stopping at many of the must-see sights of ancient Athens including the Ancient Agora, Roman Forum and the National Gardens. The lively Plaka area also offers a taste of the citys modern culture and an opportunity for a refreshing break (traditional Greek ice cream+ cookies+ water) at a local caf as well as stops for photos. Bike and helmet rental is included. Gain local insight to the city and enjoy a modern view of Athens without missing the amazing ancient part.

Highlights

  • Cycle the city streets to absorb the local atmosphere
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • All necessary equipment included

Know More about this tour

Meet your guide at a central point in Athens at 10am, and prepare to explore Athens by bike! The 9km tour is suitable for cyclists of all abilities, and follows bike-safe routes alongpedestrian and low-traffic streets.

The tour starts with a short briefing from the tour leader. The first stop is in front of the newAcropolis Museum, where we will give you some useful tips about visiting theAcropolis hilland theParthenon.
Then, through nice and quiet pedestrian areas we will pass by the main highlights of the historic center.Take in stunning views of the Acropolis before cycling to the Ancient Agora, the hub of political and public life in Athens.Continuing tothe Roman Forum and the Tower of the Winds, you will experience the sights of the city's Roman period.TheKeramikosAncient cemetery,theAthens Orthodox Cathedraland somenice hidden spots of the city that you might have missed conclude our first part.

Our 20-25minute coffee break follows. You will have the chance to taste the popular Greek style coffee and relax for a while. Then, we start cycling again inside the traditional Plaka neighborhood before exploring the more modern part of the city.
We will have a closer look at thePanathenaic Stadium, the venue where the first modern Olympic Games took place. We will also cycle through the maze of theNational gardens, the best place to enjoy nice shady trails and to cool down a little. We will admire thePresidential guardsin front of the Presidential mansion and check in atZappeionindoor hall,Temple of Zeus & Hadrians Arch.

Inclusions

  • Top quality conventional trekking 28' bicycle
  • English speaking tour leader
  • Helmet
  • Ice cream+ cookies+ water (fixed menu) during the break
  • Athens city suggestions' list
  • VAT & all taxes

Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Anything not mentioned on the fixed menu during the coffee break

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

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Minimum age: 10 years old