“Athens Riviera ride”
Did you see everything in the city center and now it’s time for something more? Then it’s time for our coastal tour! Getting some exercise as well as seeing parts of the city that you may have missed, this tour is a perfect half day activity. Starting from Athens city center, we cycle through quiet neighborhoods, on safe bike lanes, to reach Athens “Riviera”.
What to expect
Enjoy the sea breeze and explore Athens from a different point of view. We will cycle along the coast and admire the deep blue water of the Saronic Gulf. Our coastal tour starts and ends at the city center. The new Acropolis Museum is our first stop. We will enjoy a perfect view of the Acropolis and the Parthenon and cycle through Thission neighborhood and the area of the ancient cemetery of Kerameikos.
We get on the bike lane that which leads us all the way down to the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center. We will visit the New Opera House and the New National Library, an amazing piece of modern architecture. Next, we cycle along the coastline, crossing the Flisvos Marina where the luxurious speedboats and yachts that are docked there, while enjoying the sea breeze of the Athenian Riviera. We make several stops along the way, including a 25 minute break at a nice beach, before we return to the city center. You will also enjoy delicious Greek pastry in a local pastry shop.
– National Observatory
– New national Opera House
– Navy Museum
– Marina Flisvos
– Edem Beach
– Tae -Kwon – Do indoor hall
– Petralona neighborhood
– Roman Agora
– Acropolis view
Depending on specific local conditions, reasonable changes in the itinerary may be made, where deemed necessary, only by “Athens by bike”.
Price: Adults: €38,00
Children 10-17 years: €26,50
Starting time: 09:30 am
Duration: about 4.5 hours
Distance: about 25 km
Team size per tour leader: 1 to 10 persons
Meeting point: 16 Athanasiou Diakou str, 60m from the metro station “Acropolis”
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We provide: Bikes, helmets and rain ponchos if needed
Tour frequency: Monday to Saturday, all year round
– This tour is for people that use to cycle longer distances.
– Includes sample tasting in local pastry shop
– Children over 10 years old can participate
– You should know how to ride a bike on a public street
– We will not enter any archaeological sites.
– Your bike tour leader is NOT a licensed guide. He will accompany you and supervise the program ensure that you will get the most out of Athens.