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Athens Scenic Bike Tour

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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 We make stops at many of the must-see sights of ancient Athens including the Ancient Agora, Roman Forum and the National Gardens. Gain local insight to the city and enjoy a modern view of Athens without missing the amazing ancient part.
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Athanasiou Diakou 16
Athanasiou Diakou 16, Athina 117 42, GreeceAthens by bike Shop: We are located 60m away from the metro station "Acropolis". Use the “Athanasiou Diakou str.” exit and continue ahead on Athanasiou Diakou street for 60m. You will find our shop on your right hand. Please note that you need to add the postal code 11742 if you use google maps.
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    Athens by bike
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 2
    Acropolis Museum
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Pass by Herod Atticus Odeon
    Pass by Pnyx
  • 3
    National Observatory of Athens
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Thiseio
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 5
    Kerameikos Cemetery
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Pass by Ancient Agora of Athens
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    Roman Agora
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Pass by Tower of the Winds
  • 7
    Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Adrianou Street
  • 8
    Plaka
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Hadrian's Library
    Pass by Philopappou
    Pass by Fethiye Mosque
  • 9
    Acropolis
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 10
    Parthenon
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • Expert guidance means safety and comfort, even for beginner riders
  • Travel Athens on a bicycle, with all gear provided
  • Cover a lot of ground and attractions in this guided tour of the city
  • Learn about Athens, ancient and modern, from your knowledgeable guide
What to Expect
Make your way to a central Athens point to meet your guide and group. After a safety briefing, receive a bike and helmet, which allows you to travel like a local. This leisurely tour is suitable for riders of all abilities. Pedal off for a tour of Athens' highlights. The route passes the Acropolis Museum, Acropolis Hill, and the Parthenon, before winding through quiet neighborhoods and car-free areas on the way to the Ancient Agora. Learn city history while exploring the Roman Forum and Tower of the Winds. Next see Athens Orthodox Cathedral and Keramikos cemetery. End where you began, and with an understanding of ancient and modern Greek life.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Athanasiou Diakou 16, Athina 117 42, Greece
Departure Time
9:30 AM
Duration
3h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Top quality conventional trekking 28' bicycle
  • English speaking tour leader
  • Helmet
  • Athens city suggestions' list
  • VAT & all taxes
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Kerameikos Cemetery
  • Entry/Admission - Roman Agora
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis
  • Entry/Admission - Parthenon
  • Entry/Admission - Presidential Mansion
  • Entry/Admission - Panathenaic Stadium
  • Entry/Admission - Zappeion Conference & Exhibition Center
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Instant confirmation
  • Minimum age: 12 years old
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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So much more than just the Acropolis. You get taken to the best spot in Athens to take photos of the Acropolis, which has some amazing views. Easy ride with only gentle slopes. The guide was brilliant. Very clear English and some great stories and insights from a true local
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Response from John N, Front Office Manager at Athens Scenic Bike Tour
Responded 4 days ago
Good morning Anthony! A bike tour is the best way to explore every city and Athens is no exception. We are very glad that you enjoyed our ride around the city centre!
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We did this fantastic Bike Tour through Athens on our first day. It was the best idea for the rest of our trip because our guide, Kostas, showed us the nicest places of the city, told us a lot about Greek history as well as Greek daily life. He also answered all of our questions
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Response from John N, Front Office Manager at Athens Scenic Bike Tour
Responded 6 days ago
Good morning Christina and thank you very much for your great review! It means a lot to us to see that our customers are happy and satisfied with the service! Have a good day!
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We did an extremely entertainment with Dimitri. We had an absolute blast, almost all of the tour was in parks, quiet side streets and such, so it was super safe. Great bikes as well and the guide was really knowledgeable and fun to listen to. Lots of references for everyday life
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Response from John N, Owner at Athens Scenic Bike Tour
Responded 1 week ago
Hello Sascha, thank you for the feedback and you are always welcome to come back in Athens!
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Kostas was our guide, and we and lead us for a tour on bike. you get to see the main attraction, kind of understand how the old city maze works. and for a great start for our day 0 in Athens
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Response from John N, Owner at Athens Scenic Bike Tour
Responded 1 week ago
Hi Fabro! It is great to know that you enjoyed the bike ride. Have a great time in Athens!
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The scenic bike tour was awesome! Kostas was so knowledgeable and very personable. He gave us some amazing recommendations and was open to guiding us with our future plans to visit Greece again! 10/10 recommend!!
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Response from John N, Owner at Athens Scenic Bike Tour
Responded 1 week ago
Hello guys and thank so much for giving us this great review! All the best and many greetings from Kostas
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Tourever Travel
Istanbul, Turkey
87
Fabulous riding through the beautiful coast of Athens
I write this review not only as a traveller who loves to make a bike tour in different cities but also as a
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Anthony888888
53
FANTASTIC!!!! ... PUT THIS ON THE TOP OF YOUR LIST
So much more than just the Acropolis. You get taken to the best spot in Athens to take photos of the Acropolis,
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Kay F
Province of Malaga, Spain
3628
Fabulous experience!
This tour, in combination with the city tour, (also 5 stars) gives you a really comprehensive overview of Athens.
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Peter U
812
Fantastic guided bike tour of Athens!
I visited the city with my girlfriend. We did two tours with Athens by bike. Both were absolutely amazing. Costas
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CZBO
Seville, Spain
20
Amazing team and tour
The Athens by bike team is just amazing and the tour totally worth doing! Dimostene was very nice and welcoming
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Christina R
73
MUST DO
We did this fantastic Bike Tour through Athens on our first day. It was the best idea for the rest of our trip
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Potrygen
238
Gentle ride to the beach and a different side of Athens
Dimitris guided my teenage son and I and one other guest on a lovely gentle bike ride today through some of the
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Sascha M
30
Fabulous Tour in a breathtakingly beautiful fity.
We did an extremely entertainment with Dimitri. We had an absolute blast, almost all of the tour was in parks,
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Ofabro
Frankfurt, Germany
10
Excellent day 0
Kostas was our guide, and we and lead us for a tour on bike. you get to see the main attraction, kind of
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Angelique G
10
Great time
The scenic bike tour was awesome! Kostas was so knowledgeable and very personable. He gave us some amazing
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