Why Travellers Choose This Tour!
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Our ascent to Mount Hymettus tour is a unique cycling experience for all wishing to leave the centre for a few hours and seek the serenity and the freshness of the green mountain.
You will love to take as many photos as possible of Athens’ panoramic views.
Discover the famous Kesariani Monastery, cycle up through a forest and discover why these location is so popular for cyclists.
Our electric bikes (E-bikes), will eliminate the need for strenuous pedalling and you will proudly conquer the top and its breathtaking view.
Your experienced tour leader will take you on a memorable and out of the bitten journey.
Meet your tour leader at our office and after bike fitting, hop on and begin your tour.
From the 10th to the 18th km we will have a continuous ascent, starting at 330m and reaching at 980m altitude, which is the most demanding part of the tour.
Before reaching the mountain feet we will cross urban areas and a beautiful park as well streets with traffic.
On our way up we do several stops to enjoy the view, take a breath and also to visit a famous Monastery.
Enjoy a perfect cycling feel on KTM and ATALA eBikes as you roll smoothly up and down this challenging trip.
We stop at a forest lodge for a refreshment and have a bite on our way back to the centre.
See the city from 980m hight and have a real escape for bike fun.
Care for personalisation and flexibility for a private group.
Quality cycling equipment provided.
Kaisariani Park (Stop for photos)
Kaisariani Monastery (Stop for photos and short walk)
The Hymettus forest (Stop for photos)
The ride up (Stop for photos)
The views of Athens (Stops for photos)
The ride down (Stop for photos)
The forest lodge break (Stop for leisure and have a bite)
On this tour we will cross a few charming neighbourhoods and the idyllic Kesariani Park that includes a historical monument of the 2nd World War. We have our first stop to visit the Monastery.
We continue our ascent to the top. The scenery is mainly pine forest and at the last part towards the top, it becomes rocky, often with mild winds and fantastic views all the way to cape Sounion and Aegina island
Next part of this trip will start a long and refreshing descent rolling the endless u-turns until we make a break for food and talk. From there we ride back to the city.
At the last part we shall stop at the monument in the Park before we continue our ride to another interesting monument of the war. We shall conclude this tour cycling through back streets to the starting point. Mission accomplished: 39km distance, 980m ascent, 5 hours pure fun.
11th Lempesi street.
Our shop is near the
Acropolis Metro station
and the old city district.
We can arrange for
a taxi to meet you
at the cruise terminal
or your hotel lobby.