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Athens Scenic Bike Tour

  • Expert guidance means safety and comfort, even for beginner riders
  • Travel Athens like a local on a bicycle, with all gear provided
  • Cover a lot of ground and attractions in this guided tour of the city
Athens Scenic Bike Tour
From US$40.49
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Athens Scenic Bike Tour
From US$40.49

See the best of Athens with a guide, who takes care of navigation and logistics, on this guided tour. You’ll go past city highlights such as the Dipylon Gate, Roman Forum, and Ancient Agora, among other ancient monuments. Pedal along bike-friendly paths and streets and cover more ground than if walking. You’ll stop at a cafe the Plaka neighborhood for Greek coffee while chatting about city history with your guide.

What to Expect

Make your way to a central Athens point to meet your guide and group. After a safety briefing, you’ll 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 3.5-mile (9-kilometer) 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 Kerameikos cemetery.

Take a break for some authentic Greek-style coffee and chat it up with your group. After a rest, cycle to Plaka and make other stops such as the Panathenaic Stadium and National Gardens, Zappeion.

End where you began, and with an understanding of ancient and modern Greek life.

Reviews (305)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Great bikeride with Dimos

Had a great bike ride around Athens. Great way to see the sights in a casual and fun way. We stayed off the busy roads and tempo was nice and easy.

Thank 757DavidF
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Fantastic bike tour!! Amazing guide!

We loved this bike tour, our guide Sapfo was so great, she made the tour so relaxed and fun, but also told us so much about the city. We saw some great sights and left with more recommendations than we could fit in! The pace...More

Thank 149frankiee
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great way to see Athens! Very fun and knowledgeable

We were able to see and experience a lot of Athens in a short amount of time, the ride is not too difficult but I would recommend being active if you go on this. A few hills and curbs to get over, but totally worth...More

Thank DriftinCloud
Reviewed 1 week ago
vers nice expérience

Very complète tour, with several visite of monuments of Athènes. Guide very nice, funny and expert of the city.

Thank Wanderer24497767966
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Splendid way to see and hear about Athen!

We thought it was the Best way to see and hear about the history of Athen, but also how it is nowadays. Great thanks to our guide Kostas! ( Go for a ride and you will also find out what he has to share 😉)...More

Thank Barbro U
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9 November 2018|
Response from Manos P | Property representative |
Dear Erum, Unfortunately, we don't have available e-bikes for the moment. If you want to join one of our tours, we can arrange it. If you want to proceed, there would be just an extra cost of 15 euros/per e-bike. For... More
7 November 2018|
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Response from Manos P | Property representative |
Dear ongdavid, it is good to make a reservation in advance. Please send us an email at reservations@athensbybike.gr with you first/last name to reserve you a spot. You can pay during the check in. See you soon in Athens!
Nancy Q
12 October 2018|
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Response from Manos P | Property representative |
Dear Nancy, the tour is about 3 and a half hours, so we finish at about 13:30. In case you need to leave earlier, you can arrange that during check-in and a member of our staff can pick you up for a meeting point and lead... More