Ascent to Mt Hymettus Bike Tour



Why Travellers Choose This Tour!

They love the challenge of pure cycling trip to nature

They are eager to grasp panoramic views of Athens and Acropolis

They are looking for attractions outside the city limits

flex start

approx. 5h

cycling 39km

day tour

off city limits

8 max


from 62€

#athens #hymettus #Sightseeing

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.

Derek Z
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" Touring the world by bike is a wonderful way to expense the sights quickly and intimately. Our tour with Solebike was fantastic. The e-bikes made navigating all the sites very easy and afforded us all the site we wanted to experience. It is well worth the price and time you'll spend. "
Edna S
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" If you are going to be in Athens then you must take this tour!! The electric bikes are fabulous and our guide was the best. If we had had time I would have taken another tour. We felt safe and well informed, I can't thank them enough for adding such a wonderful memory to our trip. "
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" In Athens for a holiday ? Then you must do the electric bike tour with solebike. It’s an awesome experience. Dina was great, very informative, helpful and caring. She made our trip even more exciting and memorable. It’s worth every penny you spend. It was a memorable experience for us. Thank you Solebike. "


62 €

Price for a person in a group of 8 cyclists


+ Tour leader

+ Mid motor eBike

+ Helmet

+ Water in 500cc bottle

+ Snack & trefreshment

About eBike Tour

! Tour includes stimulating photo-stops > get creative!

! Minors under 18 must be accompanied by parent or an adult

! Better participate with light clothes > dressed in layers

! Wear shoes with good pedal grip > Avoid flip-flops

! Rain ponchos available for free in our shop > let it rain

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)


Section 1

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.

Section 1

Section 2

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

Section 2

Section 3

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.

Section 3

Section 4


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.

Section 4
Meeting Point

11th Lempesi street.
Our shop is near the
Acropolis Metro station
and the old city district.

Taxi Pickup

We can arrange for
a taxi to meet you
at the cruise terminal
or your hotel lobby.

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