Thessaloniki Sunset Small Group Bike Tour with Local

Cultural & Theme Tours in Greece
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Tour description

Grab a helmet, hop on a bike, and get to know charismatic Thessaloniki on two wheels. Explore magnificent monuments, discover the city’s coolest cafes and hang-out spots, glide along the picturesque waterfront and find out more about Thessaloniki’s thrilling ancient past and how it has transformed itself into Greece’s second largest and most important city in recent years.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: White Tower of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki Region, Central MacedoniaOur bike tour is designed for everyone who likes to stay active on holiday and is a great activity that the whole family can enjoy. Your tour will consist of a gentle hour-long bike ride at the beginning, followed by a stroll around the city that will incorporate some special refreshment and cultural stops. At White Tower, we talk about the monument from outside, but we don’t enter.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Alexander the Great GardenAfter meeting your guide, you’ll pick up your bike and helmet, and head out on a ride of discovery to spot the city’s main tourist attractions and art works. We’ll make our way along Thessaloniki’s scenic waterfront, where your guide will point out some of their favourite places for authentic food and kicking back with a cocktail.You will bike along the New Waterfront and talk about past and present life in the city.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Umbrellas Zongopoulos, Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki Region, Central MacedoniaTalk about the art installation and take photosDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Monument of Alexander The Great, Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki Region, Central MacedoniaThe charming capital of the Greek region of Macedonia is famous for its scintillating history (Alexander The Great! Paul the Apostle! Ataturk!) and laid-back vibes that can be summed up by the Greek world halara, which means ‘take it easy.’ Your guide will talk about Alexander the Great and his connection with Thessaloniki.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Dentro Sto Bar, Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki Region, Central MacedoniaNext, we’ll drop off our bikes so that we can take a short walk to one of the city’s most beautiful and historical mansions. It used to belong to a wealthy family, but now operates as an all-day bar. Here we’ll grab a craft beer and hear stories of how the beer tradition started in Greece (the very first Greek brewery was founded in Athens in 1840).Duration: 35 minutes

What's included

  • E-bike and helmet rental
  • Local, English-speaking guide
  • Bottled water, Rain poncho (if needed)
  • One local craft beer or fresh juice for the children
  • One local snack (Greek tapas)

What's not included

  • Additional food and drinks
  • Tips/gratuities for your guide