Cycle through downtown Athens and pass the highlights of the Greek capital. Marvel at ancient temples, circle around the Acropolis, pass the Parliament building, and be impressed by the biggest marble stadium in the world. With this guided Highlights bike tour, you get a colorful and unforgettable impression of Athens in just 3 hours.
Athens is the largest city in Greece with an incredibly rich history. Especially the classical period is known with its marble temples as iconic monuments. The Parthenon at the Acropolis is the ultimate example, but also the remains of the temple of the Olympian Zeus should not be overlooked. This temple used to be the biggest temple in all of Greece! Apart from ancient sanctuaries, you pass the Greek Parliament building, and admire breathtaking views during our Highlights of Athens bicycle tour.
Discover the history of the highlights through storytelling. Listen to myths of the Greek gods with their vivid lives full of love and tragedy. Discover how these mythologies are connected to the history of Athens and its landmarks. Behind every monument there hides a story, which brings the stones to life. Find out what brave deeds the mythical hero of Athens undertook, which gods battled for the city, and what Athens looked like during Roman times. This way you will get a colorful and diverse impression of Athens.
Cycle with an English, Dutch or German-speaking guide through the ancient city and discover the highlights of the Greek capital in only 3 hours. During this sightseeing tour you pass the main highlights and you get a good orientation of the compact city center for during your city trip to Athens.
Would you like to add a private guided tour of the Acropolis to this Highlights of Athens Bike Tour? That's possible! Check also our Private Acropolis Tour.
- Circle around the Acropolis
- Pass several neighborhoods like Plaka, Thissio, Koukaki and Syntagma
- Marvel at the Temple of the Olympian Zeus
- Discover the presidential guards at the Parliament building
- Enjoy the Kallimarmaro (Panathenaic Stadium)
✔ 3-hour guided bike tour in Dutch, German or English
✔ Licensed tour guide
✔ Good quality city bike
✔ Bottle of water
✔ Enough time to take some nice photos
✖ Entrance fees
✖ Hotel pickup and drop-off
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