Dimitris - Athens bike tour & wine tasting

Dimitris loves to offer travellers a chance to get acquainted with local spots of interest, on bikes. He offers a comprehensive city trekking bike tour in Athens on the brand new Athens bike road, ending up at a traditional winery with wine tasting sessions and lessons

€100, 4 hrs, 5-9 persons

 WHAT you will LEARN: 

  1. Wine tasting principles at a local winery

  2. The history of winemaking in Greece 

  3. Points of cultural interest on a bike tour in Athens

 

Palaio Faliro - Where the Experience will take place

What Wikipedia says

 

Palaio Faliro is situated on the east coast of the Phalerum Bay, a bay of the Saronic Gulf, 6 km southwest of Athens city centre. It is surrounded by other suburbs of Athens: Kallithea, Nea Smyrni, Agios Dimitrios and Alimos. The Pikrodafni stream flows into sea on the border of Palaio Faliro and Alimos. The seaside area has been redeveloped for the 2004 Summer Olympics, and now contains a seaside promenade, several sports venues, a marina and the Park of Maritime Tradition, where museum ships are exhibited.

 

Landmarks include:

  • Cultural Centre of Palaio Faliro

  • Marina of Flisvos

  • Saint Mary church (Panagitsa)

  • Park of Maritime Tradition, including the historical warships Georgios Averof, Velos, and the replica of the ancient Athenian trireme Olympias

  • Village Cinemas Complex

  • Kimatothrafstis (Wave-breaker)

  • Phaleron World War II Cemetery

  • Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (upon completion in 2016)

  • The Evgenidio Foundation (better known as: The Athenian Planetarium)

  • Parts of the Faliro Coastal Zone Olympic Complex, such as the Faliro Sports Pavilion Arena, that were intended for the usage for the 2004 Summer Olympics

  • National Historical Museum of the Hellenic Air Force

 

Dimitris Levantis is your Host for the whole experience

Dimitris is a real extrovert. Having majored in Psychology and Sales, he loves human communication and idea exchanges. He is also deeply involved in volunteering for ecology-related causes. He currently runs his own hospitality business and is passionate about its development. He has extensive experience in offering travellers a chance to get acquainted with local spots of interest and wine tasting sessions, on bikes.

  • Place of ORIGIN: Tinos

  • LIVES in: Voula, Athens

  • SPEAKS: English, ancient Greek

  • LOVES: travelling, reading novels, music

  • Has TRAVELLED to: many cities in Greece, England, France, Spain

  • Personal TRAITS: passion for humanity and psychological trauma healing, sociable, optimist, humourous, determined

Here's how we'll spend the day and what we'll do together

 

 WHAT you will LEARN: 

  1. Wine tasting principles at a local winery

  2. The history of winemaking in Greece 

  3. Points of cultural interest on a bike tour in Athens

Here are the details for Booking this Greek experience

  • Place: route from Palaio Faliro to Gazi

  • Meeting Point: Esplanada in Palaio Faliro (Tram stop: Delta Falirou), with bikes and full gear ready for use

  • Duration: 4 hours

  • Timetable: 10.00-14.00  or  17.00-21.00

  • Availability: 25 March - 28 October

  • Group size: 5-9 persons

  • Price: 100 euros per person (use of full bike gear, and admission tickets to the Averof Museum & Winery are included)

  • What’s SPECIAL about this experience: comprehensive coverage of insider’s Athens on bikes

 

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