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Overview
See the best of Athens with a guide, who takes care of navigation and logistics, on this guided tour. Go past city highlights such as the Keramikos Cemetery, Roman Forum, and Ancient Agora, among other ancient monuments. Pedal along bike-friendly paths and streets and cover more ground than if walking, learning the city's rich history as you go.
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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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    Acropolis Museum
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Pass by Herod Atticus Odeon
    Pass by Pnyx
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    National Observatory of Athens
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Thiseio
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    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
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    Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Adrianou Street
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    Plaka
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Hadrian's Library
    Pass by Philopappou
    Pass by Fethiye Mosque
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    Acropolis
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Parthenon
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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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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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
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 travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Emileeeee wrote a review Mar 2020
Parker, Colorado3 contributions
Super fun trip that was also informative. I was definitely thankful we took this tour first, so we had ideas of what to do on the rest of trip. Dimitris is very nice and did a great job leading us around Athens. Sapfo was also very friendly and I appreciated having someone to
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Response from John N, Owner at Athens Scenic Bike Tour
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hello and I am really happy to read your comments! Dimitris & Sapfo say hi and enjoy your time in Athens
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CatPear9399 wrote a review Feb 2020
Washington DC, District of Columbia10 contributions
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Taking a tour with Athens by Bike was the BEST decision that we made during our few days in the city. Booking directly on the Athens by Bike website was easy (I use TripAdvisor for research but ALWAYS book directly with the company to support small local business and help them
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from John N, Owner at Athens Scenic Bike Tour
Responded 27 Feb 2020
Thank you so much Cat for joining our bike ride in Athens! We hope to see you again in the future!
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Chris W wrote a review Feb 2020
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom5 contributions
Kostas took us around all of the best sites in Athens whilst telling us some fascinating and hilarious stories about the history and lore. Highly recommended.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from John N, Owner at Athens Scenic Bike Tour
Responded 25 Feb 2020
Hello and tank you for your kind feedback! We wish all the best
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Anthony888888 wrote a review Feb 2020
info@cambridgebiketours.co.uk7 contributions3 helpful votes
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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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from John N, Front Office Manager at Athens Scenic Bike Tour
Responded 20 Feb 2020
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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Christina R wrote a review Feb 2020
9 contributions3 helpful votes
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 18 Feb 2020
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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A must do while in Athens!!
Biking thru Athens is the best way to see all the amazing sites. Our guide, Dimitris, was the best! He not only s
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Fantastic sunset tour
Fantastic bike tour of the main sites. Dimos was a brilliant guide. Would totally recommend this trip.
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Highly recommend!
My wife and I spent four days in Athens and toured the city by bicycle with Athens by bike. Our experience was incr
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CaptainCanada1867
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Awesome time cruising around the city
I went for the group coastal bike tour and had Danae as my guide. Since there was a cancellation from another party
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Kaja444
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Absolutely must do!
This half-day trip is perfectly planned to see as much as you can for a short stay in Athens. Our guide Dimitris m
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Great experience.
A great way to learn about the historic center of Athens. The guides have deep knowledge. The route has been carefu
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The best way to visit Athens
Do not miss this great tour !!! An excelent guide explain to us a lot of curiosities about Athens.we really enjoyed
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Great Overview of the City
My mom and I took this tour together. She was nervous at first about riding with a bad knee but she loved the Ebike
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This tour. Is amazing!! Our guide Kostas is super knowledgeable, friendly, and funny! I really enjoyed my time lear
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