For all the time its residents spend lounging in cafes, Athens is a fairly active city and loves its sports. Visitors can also hit the streets with a number of excellent walking or cycling tours. Some of the best ones will have you covering a lot of ground on areas well outside the city centre.

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  • Alternative Athens This company's street-art tour explores further-flung neighbourhoods.
  • Roll in Athens Cycle to the sea on Athens' only protected bike path.
  • Cycle Greece Tour Attica wineries on a daylong trip.
  • Latraac Jump in the half pipe at this cafe/mini skate park.
  • Hammam Break a sweat at this Turkish-style steam bath.