1. Greece
  2. Attica
  3. Athens
  4. Acropolis of Athens

Athens: Sunset Bike Tour

Product ID: 79325
Watch the sun set over Athens on a late afternoon bike tour and experience the historic monuments under the best light of the day. Get the chance to take souvenir photos of the Roman Agora, Panathenaic Stadium and much more.
About this activity
Duration: 3.5 hours
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Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy panoramic views of Athens at sunset
  • See historic monuments, such as the Roman Agora and Panathenaic Stadium
  • Discover charming neighborhoods at the end of the day
  • Cycle along streets far from the traffic
Full description
Discover the must-see sights of Athens at the best time of day on an afternoon bike tour of the historic monuments. Avail of the breathtaking views of the ancient city as you cycle to landmark monuments, starting at the National Gardens, followed by the Panathenaic Stadium and Presidential Mansion.

Get off your bike to take short walks to different locations, and journey through the history of Ancient Greece at monuments such as the Roman Agora.

Admire the columns of the Zappeion exhibition hall, and cycle through the charming Plaka district at dusk. Make your way to Kerameikos just north of the Acropolis and explore the hip district of Thisseio.
Includes
  • Top quality trekking bicycle
  • English-speaking tour leader
  • Athens city suggestions list
  • VAT & all taxes
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Athanasiou Diakou 16, Athina 117 42, Greece The local partner is located 60 meters away from the metro station "Acropolis". Use the “Athanasiou Diakou str.” exit and continue ahead on Athanasiou Diakou street for 60m. You will find the 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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Important information
Know before you go
• Please note that you do not enter any archaeological sites on this tour
• This tour is suitable for all fitness levels, as long as you can ride a bike
• There may be participants with electric bikes joining your group
• Please note that from 15 April to 30 August the tour ends before sunset
• It is recommended to bring a bottle of water with you
• There is a limited number of bikes for people less than 160 cm; please let the local partner know if you will require one beforehand
• Tours run in all weather conditions
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 31 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.9 / 5
  • Organization
    4.9 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.8 / 5
  • Safety
    4.8 / 5
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Tour was fun and informative like you wouldn't believe. Kostas was the best tour guide I have had (and I've had lots), he has put so much time and effort into his tours and the information he gives it is clear he is extremely passionate. If you do one tour in Athens do this one.

April 23, 2019

Fabulous bike tour

Dimitris was an amazing guide - full of interesting stories and mythology. He paced the bike tour very well and we felt totally safe at all times. The bikes were in good condition and easy to ride. We had Dimitris all to ourselves as it was off season. Thoroughly enjoyable. A great introduction to Athens!

February 12, 2019

Highly recommend!

I had an excellent time on this tour. The route we took felt very safe and Dimos took us to some great vantage points off the beaten path. I did this tour on my first evening in town and it gave me a great lay of the land. Dimos was very knowledgeable about each site and gave me fantastic food recommendations afterwards. Thanks Dimos!!

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April 26, 2018

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Athens by bike

Product ID: 79325