For travelers 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 organized beach for the Athenians the last decades of 19th century.
For the end we have arranged to stay at a beach bar with delicious fish-food tasting.
We’ll meet at our shop. Your friendly guide will take care you get familiar with the equipment and the use of e-bikes. He then will be your master of proceedings for today! All of our guides are locals and commit helping you to discover the magic of Athens city.
End of anticipation as we start cycling towards the Stadium and the National garden.
One of the most exciting ways to ride from the historical centre to the coast. The ride bring us among some typical districts of Athens that were developed at the early industrial period of the city.
We visit the new dominating attraction of Athens. A bioclimatic and stylish building that hosts the Opera and soon the national Library. We shall have a short guided tour inside.
As we reach the waterfront we have the opportunity to go on deck and under, at the legendary "Averof". It is today an exciting floating Museum of the battle ships built 100 years ago. It is a trip to the old technology that still amaze us.
In front of us there is a wonderful ride under palm trees next to a nice long beach. We go inside the Mega Yacht Marina of Flisvos and alongside the dock that is a traditional spot for Athenians sitting on the rocks with fishing rods.
It is time for leisure. At this beautiful beach we can enjoy the sun, have a swim in the blue water or relax under the shade of the bar. We have a light lunch with seafood at a restaurant on the waterfront enjoying the majestic light before sunset.