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  1. Greece
  2. Attica
  3. Athens
  4. Plaka

Athens: 3.5-Hour Morning Bike Tour

Product ID: 64622
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See the sights of Athens by eco-friendly bike at a relaxed pace on a 3.5-hour sightseeing tour. Pedal past must-see locations and hidden spots, including the Panathenaic Stadium and Roman Agora. Get insider tips and stop for a coffee in Thission.
About this activity
Duration 3.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Cycle past all the main monuments of the historic center of Athens
  • See the site of the first modern Olympics at the Panathenaic Stadium
  • Go to the National Gardens within the Greek Parliament building
  • Take a break at a nice local cafe in Plaka for traditional ice cream, cookies and water
  • Visit the ancient burial site of the Kerameikos Cemetery
  • Pedal the picturesque streets of Plaka at the foot of the Acropolis
  • Get insider tips on what to see and do in Athens
  • Join a small group of up to 12 participants
Full description
Cycle the historic center of Athens on a 9-kilometer bike tour, and see archaeological and architectural highlights of the city such as the Panathenaic Stadium, Presidential Mansion, indoor exhibition center of the Zappeion Hall, and Roman Agora.

Discover the city’s green spaces, such as the National Gardens, and explore historic neighborhoods such as Plaka at the footsteps of the Acropolis. Go to the ancient burial site of Kerameikos Cemetery. Admire the dome of the National Observatory of Athens, and enter the traditional neighborhood of Thission.

Although you will not enter any of the archaeological sights, you will stop for approximately 5-8 minutes at each one while your tour leader provides valuable information and tells interesting stories. Get off your bike for a short walking tour of an areas that bikes can’t access, but leads you to an amazing view far off the tourist path. Stop for a coffee or refreshment at a cool coffee shop in Thission.

Designed for the average cyclist, the route avoids the busy city traffic by following mostly flat paths and bike trails. Enjoy a more intimate experience in groups of no more than 12 people.
Includes
  • Top quality trekking bike
  • Helmet
  • English-speaking tour leader
  • Ice cream, cookies and water
  • Athens city suggestions list
  • All taxes and VAT
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Additional food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years

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Meeting point

16, Athanasiou Diakou Street, 117 42 Athens. From the metro station "Acropolis" use take the "Athanasiou Diakou Street" exit. Continue ahead on Athanasiou Diakou Street for 60 m. The tour supplier's shop is on your right hand side.

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Important information
Know before you go
• There are no minimum booking numbers required (even 1 person booking is sufficient)
• Please note that while there will be photo stops at different points, you will not enter any archaeological site that requires a licensed tour guide
• A tour leader will accompany the group and supervise the itinerary, ensuring the program is carried out as described
• The tour leader will answer questions, provide information regarding daily life in Athens, give tips on shopping areas and night life spots, and offer any other help to make your stay in Athens as pleasant as possible
• In the event the bike tour is cancelled or cannot be completed due to unforeseen circumstances, you will be offered a full refund
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.9 / 5
based on 169 reviews
Review summary
Service
5.0/5
Organization
4.9/5
Value for money
4.8/5
Safety
4.9/5

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Athens by bike

Product ID: 64622