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Address: | Kesariani, Athens, Greece

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Hymettus mountain

Excellent walks, great for running (although you need trail running shoes and need to watch out for the rocks) and wonderful location for bird watching. Excellent views over... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 February 2017
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent walks, great for running (although you need trail running shoes and need to watch out for the rocks) and wonderful location for bird watching. Excellent views over Athens and towards Salamina island.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

We chose the path least travelled with treacherous gravelly mountain roads that had caved in some parts. Exciting for sure.

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2013

Have been there for a nice walk couple of times, you'll have a great panoramic view to Athens - the best time to go in the summer is close to sunset, not too hot and you'll have a nice breeze from the mountain.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2013

Hymettus is the best mountain for a bicycle ride that none should miss if he visits Athens. If you didn't bring your bike with you, ask Athensbybike.com for a rental. Through Kesariani which is one of the most interesting neighborhoods of Athens, you can start exploring this beautiful mountain on which you could find even the ruins of an ancient... More 

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