For travellers seeking an exciting day in Athens should join this half day tour from the Acropolis to Faliro through the new bicycle lane. We will visit the legendary battle ship “Averof” built 100 years ago. We also get a look at the Faliro gulf and have plenty of time to swim at a sandy beach Faliro was the first port of Athens, prior Piraeus. From there the glistening Acropolis looked like a lighthouse. There used to be the first organised beach for the Athenians since 1890. We plan some relaxing time at a beach bar. This Tour is Not Recommended for Children under 13
Price: Duration: 5 hours
City To Coast E-Bike Tour
52€ (VAT incl.)/person in group, max. 8 persons
Ask quotation on private tour
For travellers seeking an exciting day in Athens should join this half day tour from the Acropolis to Faliro through the new bicycle lane. We will visit the legendary battle ship “Averof” built 100 years ago. We also get a look at the Faliro gulf and have plenty of time to swim at a sandy beach
Faliro was the first port of Athens, prior Piraeus. From there the glistening Acropolis looked like a lighthouse. There used to be the first organised beach for the Athenians since 1890. We plan some relaxing time at a beach bar.
This Tour is Not Recommended for Children under 13
Duration: 5 hours
– Cycling on the picturesque bike lane from center to the coast
– Discover unknown neighbourhoods with interesting history
– Visit the New Opera and the Naval Museum
– Enjoy a panoramic view of the Faliro Bay and Castella
– Relax and enjoy the sun at a cosy sandy beach
Included in the tour
- Welcome meeting at our shop
- Tour presentation and overview
- Provision of earphones and gear
- Familiarization with E-Bike operation
- EC approved cycling helmet
- Mineral water bottles
- Entrance fee at Naval Museum
- Local highly trained guide
You should prepare for
- Comfortable clothes for mild activity
- Proper shoes for cycling
- In hot days use sunscreen
- Bring printed or mobile voucher
- Bring beach towel and bathing suit
- Come 10min prior departure
Do I have to book a tour in advance?
Yes, please book in advance as space is limited. If it’s last minute, you can always try your luck! There is a chance we may not have space or not running a tour that day. Our online booking system cuts off 24 hours before departure, so please call or email within 24hrs.
Where do the tours start and end?
All tours depart from our shop, 11 Lempesi street. It is located very near to Acropolis Metro Station.
All our tours also end at our shop.
What time should I arrive ? What if I’m late?
We ask our guests to arrive 10 minutes prior their tour departure so that you have time to fill out waiver forms and be fitted for helmet and equipment.
Tours start at the time stated. We cannot wait for late guests as it affects the experience of the other riders. If you are late, please try to call, as we may be able to help you catch up to the group.
What kind of bicycles do you use?
Our bikes are comfortable, low step electric bikes with gears – perfect for casual city touring. We also have some other types that are suited for smaller people and minors (based on availability). Handlebar basket for small personal items are available.
Do I have to wear a helmet?
It’s not obligatory by the Greek law to wear a helmet. We do though strongly advise that you use one. It is obligatory for children. Our shop will supply you a helmet to wear while riding. You may bring your own if you prefer.
Can I bring my kids on the tour?
THIS TOUR IS NOT RECOMMENDED FOR CHILDREN UNDER 13.
In order to meet the needs of both children and adults, we ask that families with children under 13 should contact us to arrange a family tour.
Is there a minimum number required for booking ?
We want to make sure everyone can join our tour but our public tours require a minimum of two guests. If you travel alone please contact us to schedule your participation.
Do we go inside the sights or museums
At this tour we decided it is an opportunity to visit one of the hidden treasures of Athens. At the Naval Museum you embark at the legendary battle ship “Averof”. It’s an imaginary trip to naval battles of the previous century.
Are drinks and food included in the price?
At this tour we offer you the Entrance Fee at the Naval Museum, included in the price. Please bring cash in euros for your personal consumption at the beach.
We supply you free 500cc water bottle at the beginning of the tour.
Can I leave the tour before it ends?
Unfortunately, after the tour begins we ask that you stay with your group until the end.
How long is this tour?
Athens From The City To The Coast Electric Bike Tour runs for 26 km.
Duration is approximately 5 hours.
What is your cancellation policy?
Due to limited space on our public tours, our cancellation policy is as below:
More than 48 hours – Full Refund
Less than 48 hours no refund is possible
Please Note: We may be able to reschedule your booking if unforeseen circumstances occure.
What happens if it rains?
All of our tours operate rain or shine. In case of rain our guide is prepared to provide you with rain ponchos free of charge.
Is there a place to leave my luggage.
Yes you can store small luggage at our shop during your tour.
Should I tip my guide?
Tips are never expected but are always welcome.