• Duration: 3,5 hours
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Athens bike tour is the best way to have fun while cycling and uncovering the charms of Athens with our Top rated bike tour! Ride around the historic centre and enjoy Athens monuments and much more at a relaxed pace, using a safe traffic-free route.

You will get to know Athens from a different point of view, passing by all the must-see locations and many hidden spots. It the best half-day activity and such a fun introduction for first-time visitors as you will reach areas that you wouldn’t on a bus or on foot!

Athens bike tour will make your stay in Athens the most pleasant one. Our Athens cycling tour is definitely a must-do activity while in Athens and Greece.

What to expect:

Our morning Athens bike tour starts from the biggest pedestrian street of Athens, located a stone’s throw away from the Acropolis, where you will have a short introduction about the tour’s schedule.

Equipped with a comfortable bike for a relaxed and enjoyable tour, we will begin the exploration of the city, passing by the new Acropolis Museum.

During the tour, we will make short stops at all the main highlights of the historic center of Athens, such as the National Observatory, the Ancient Greek cemetery (Kerameikos), Thission neighbourhood, the Ancient Greek Agora, the Roman Agora, and Athens’ Orthodox Cathedral. We will give you time to enjoy the view and take nice pictures.

We will pass by the scenic neighborhood of Plaka and the local market for souvenirs and small gifts. Next, we will ride through the maze of the National Gardens, the best place to enjoy nice and shady trails.

Then, it’s time to cycle towards the Presidential Mansion and get impressed by the ceremonial unit of the Presidential Guards. The trip through charming Athens will be continued with a short stop to the Panathenaic Stadium, where the first modern Olympic Games took place, and to Zappeion Hall, a magnificent Neoclassical building.

The morning Athens bike tour memorable experience will end in front of the Temple of Olympian Zeus and Hadrian’s Arch, which is one of the best photo shooting spots in Athens.

This bike tour is designed for the average cyclist. We do not cycle on busy streets and we avoid difficult up-hills.

Your tour leader will lead the group through the streets of Athens, supervise the itinerary and ensure your safety. He will provide useful tips and suggestions to help you get the most out of Athens. We are looking forward to showing you around Athens by bike and offering you an unforgettable way of sightseeing! 


  • Acropolis Museum
  • Acropolis panoramic view
  • National Observatory
  • Ancient Greek Cemetery of Kerameikos
  • Thission
  • Ancient Greek Agora, Roman Agora
  • Athens City Cathedral, Plaka neighborhood
  • National Gardens
  • Presidential Mansion
  • Panathenaic Stadium
  • Zappeion Exhibition Hall
  • Temple of Olympian Zeus
  • Hadrian’s Arch

(Depending on specific local conditions, reasonable changes in the itinerary may be made when deemed necessary.)

Please note: This tour does not include hotel pick-up and drop-off service. This means that you will have to arrange your own transfers to reach the designated meeting point and start the tour. Meeting point: 16, Athanasiou Diakou str, 11742, Athens. Please arrive at the starting point at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time.

What's included

  • Tour leader
  • Bikes and helmets
  • Athens ’Things-to-do’ list
  • Rain ponchos
  • Third-party liability insurance
  • VAT 24% and all taxes

What's excluded

  • Food & drinks.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Hotel pick up/drop off.

What do I need to bring

  • Comfortable clothes.
  • Comfortable shoes.
  • Appropriate attire for the weather (e.g. sunglasses, suncream).
  • Money for personal expenses.
  • Anything else that might be useful to you.

Important information

  • Distance: about 9 km
  • Team size: 1-12 participants
  • Minimum age: 12 years old
  • This bike tour is designed for the average cyclist. You should know how to ride a bike on a public street. 
  • We do not cycle on busy streets and we avoid difficult up-hills.
  • Small groups and local tour leaders ensure your safety. 
  • We will not enter any archaeological sites.
  • The tour leader(s) will accompany the participants and supervise the itinerary, ensuring the programme is carried out as described on our website and/or agreed in our specific offer.
  • The tour leaders are not licensed tour guides explaining the meaning, destination and history of ancient and modern Greece.
  •  All participants should sign a waiver/disclaimer before the tour starts and verify that they are in sound medical condition, able to cycle etc.
  • During the tour, we will not enter any archaeological sites unless otherwise specified in special private tours.
  • Participants should know how to ride a bike on a public street in order to join our tours.
  • We reserve the right to refuse participation to clients we believe are not capable to join the group for safety reasons.
  • Our fleet consists of bikes, suitable for participants over 160 cm height. Smaller bikes can be provided ONLY upon request.
  • The local provider reserves the right, to make reasonable changes in the itinerary, where deemed necessary.
  • Any changes to the itinerary, date, destination or the number of participants may incur an extra fee.
  • No amendments will be made on confirmed bookings.
  • Tours run in all weather conditions, rain or shine.
  • For all participants who do not want to join the tour because of the rain, we offer a 50% refund or the option to join another tour according to our availability.
  • We reserve the right to postpone the starting time of a tour for up to 60 minutes.
  • We will offer a full refund, in case a bike tour is canceled due to extremely bad weather conditions (storm - snow) on the specific date.
  • Safety is our No 1 priority, therefore:
  • The size of the group is limited up to 12 participants per tour leader.
  • The bike tour is designed on car-free zones, pedestrian areas and bike lanes.
  • We have a permanent staff of well-trained tour leaders. We have a dedicated team for our bike maintenance.
  • We strongly suggest to our guests to wear a helmet during the tour, although it is not mandatory in Greece.

Cancellation policy

  • Cancellation fee of 0% if cancelled



Guided Language

  • English


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Fantastic ride

It was a pleasant ride!

By Julia K. on 2021-10-14


The guys that escorted us were pure experts. We had an amazing ride, saw incedible places and monuments and the coffe break was a nice addition. Biking around the Acropolis was the highlight of our trip! Next time we visit Greece, we will try this again for sure.

By michael james brown on 2019-09-02

Excellent organization

Excellent organization, plethora of important sights and the safest tour ride I have ever participated in. In three words, it was amazing.

By Charlie on 2019-10-02

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