Best Cycling Routes in Greece

Our group of passionate riders have selected some Greece’s worth riding routes.

We are constantly adding new routes / rides, so always keep an eye.

Sounio RideAthens Prefecture

  • Distance 87km
  • Distance 920m
  • Distance 3/5
Cycling Sounio (Cycling in Athens)
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: No  |   Landscape: Sea

Description

Experience one of the world’s most beautiful coastal routes. Cycle along the Athens Riviera towards the ancient temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounio.

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Andros RideCyclades

  • Distance 102km
  • Distance 2200m
  • Distance 4/5
Cycling in Andros - Corthi Bay
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Mountain, Sea, Island

Description

Ride verdant mountain passes, savor majestic coastlines and get acquainted to a famous marine past. Discover Andros, a unique Cycladic island known for its natural beauty, elegance and culture.

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Tinos RideCyclades

  • Distance 82km
  • Distance 1760m
  • Distance 4/5
Cycling in Tinos Island
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Sea, Island

Description

Art is everywhere! Sculpture artists have decorated the whole island throughout the generations. The unparalleled natural beauty of Tinos and its picturesque villages welcome all riders to experience a truly astonishing terrain.

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Evia RideEuboea

  • Distance 120km
  • Distance 2470m
  • Distance 4/5
Cycling in Evoia heading to Karystos
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: No  |   Landscape: Mountain, Sea

Description

Test your limits as you cross the Land of the Cyclops. Dramatic coastlines, verdant mountain passes, long winding descents; Experience a challenging and truly spectacular ride along the riveting South Evia coast!

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Thermo to Karpenisi – Epic RideAetolia-Acarnania, Evrytania

  • Distance 145km
  • Distance 4638m
  • Distance 5/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: No  |   Landscape: Mountain, Forest

Description

One of Greece’s hardest routes. An epic ride through dense forests and running waters. The 4k elevation overall gain, will require focus, discipline and tactic from the rider. Daring to accept the challenge?

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Aegina RidePiraeus

  • Distance 45km
  • Distance 740m
  • Distance 3/5
Temple of Aphaia - Aegina Island
Riding Style: Love  |   Circle Route: No  |   Landscape: Sea, Forest, Island

Description

Ride the Saronic gulf jewel, an island full of history and majestic beauty!

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Pachi to Corinth CanalAthens Prefecture, Corinthia

  • Distance 91km
  • Distance 1550m
  • Distance 3/5
Leaving Alepochori behind and heading for the Garania Mountain
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: No  |   Landscape: Mountain, Sea, Forest

Description

An exciting riding expedition offering unique sightings of wildlife and amazing views of the Corinth bay and the Geranoia Mountain.

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Nafpaktos to GalaxidiAetolia-Acarnania, Phocis

  • Distance 100km
  • Distance 1800m
  • Distance 4/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: No  |   Landscape: Mountain, Lake, Sea, Forest

Description

From an ancient naval battle field between Athenians and Spartans to the magnificent Lake of Mornos. The route ends in the picturesque, by the sea, town of Galaxidi.

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Nafpaktos Epic ChallengeAetolia-Acarnania

  • Distance 117km
  • Distance 2730m
  • Distance 5/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Mountain, Lake, Forest

Description

A steep, but beautiful, mountain range. Nafpaktos, the centre of an epic Ancient naval battle between Athenians and Spartans, today, hosts this epic challenge.

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Thermo to KarpenisiAetolia-Acarnania, Evrytania

  • Distance 67km
  • Distance 2050m
  • Distance 5/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: No  |   Landscape: Mountain, Forest

Description

The wild side of Greek landscape. A unique mix of natural elements, which triggers the rider’s interest. A hard route that requires all lot of focus and strength.

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Nafpaktos to ThermoAetolia-Acarnania

  • Distance 76km
  • Distance 2030m
  • Distance 5/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: No  |   Landscape: Mountain, Lake, Forest

Description

From an ancient naval battle field to Greece’s biggest lake. A hard to ride route that worths all the suffering.

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Nafpaktos to Ano ChoraAetolia-Acarnania

  • Distance 110km
  • Distance 2910m
  • Distance 5/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Mountain, Sea, Forest

Description

Spruce and oak forests! The ideal companion in this HC climb. This amazing and verdant mountain pass that raises an interesting challenge.

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Nafpaktos to Galaxidi ChallengeAetolia-Acarnania, Phocis

  • Distance 106km
  • Distance 2388m
  • Distance 4/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: No  |   Landscape: Mountain, Sea, Forest

Description

This route goes through the mountain range of Trikorfo, which raises a serious climbing challenge, and ends in the picturesque, fish town of Galaxidi.

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Lake of MornosPhocis

  • Distance 65km
  • Distance 1100m
  • Distance 3/5
Riding Style: Love  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Lake, Forest

Description

Those quiet roads and the forests around the lake will fill you with bliss. Enjoy this idyllic route and do not miss the chance to relax.

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Delphi – Epic ChallengeBoeotia, Phocis

  • Distance 196km
  • Distance 4080m
  • Distance 5/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Mountain, Lake, Forest

Description

This sacred place of worship was the residence of the most famous oracles of the ancient times. Today, the question is just one. “Will I make it?”

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Elefsis to Mt KitheronasAthens Prefecture

  • Distance 98km
  • Distance 2100m
  • Distance 4/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Mountain, Forest

Description

An HC climb from the archaeological site of Elefsis to the top of the mountain Kitheronas. It is a long a way up. The panoramic view on its top greatly rewards every rider.

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  • Distance 105km
  • Distance 1800m
  • Distance 4/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Mountain, Lake, Forest

Description

An idyllic ride in the heart of Peloponnese. The view of the lake, as the rider is climbing away, is going to create a unique and warm memory.

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  • Distance 211km
  • Distance 3560m
  • Distance 5/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Mountain, Forest

Description

An epic, but extremely beautiful, circle route around the northern Peloponnese’s mountain range.

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  • Distance 160km
  • Distance 3498m
  • Distance 5/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Mountain, Forest

Description

A demanding climb through the Achaia’s main mountain range. The route will take you from the sea level to an altitude of 1700m. The spruce forests indicate you are reaching the top.

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  • Distance 138km
  • Distance 3190m
  • Distance 5/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Mountain, Sea, Forest

Description

Two HC climbs will be enough to elevate the rider from the sea level to the alpine zone of Kalavrita. It is a demanding, joyful, and highly rewarding ride.

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  • Distance 134km
  • Distance 2900m
  • Distance 5/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Mountain, Lake, Sea, Forest

Description

The coastal route soon gives its place to an interesting climb crossing two stunning lakes and dense spruce forests, located on the Ziria base. A demanding route that challenges the rider’s skills.

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Stemnitsa RideArcadia

  • Distance 63km
  • Distance 1310m
  • Distance 3/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Mountain, Forest

Description

This wonderful and picturesque village is the starting point of a sweet, with a challenging touch, ride. A pure joy and fun for every rider!

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Dimitsana RideArcadia

  • Distance 76km
  • Distance 2010m
  • Distance 4/5
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: Yes  |   Landscape: Mountain, Forest

Description

The traditional, stone built mansions and the dramatic view from this village, provides fill the rider with euphoria. The ride from that point and on, becomes, better and better..

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Corinth, Epidaurus, MethanaArgolis, Corinthia

  • Distance 100km
  • Distance 1650m
  • Distance 3/5
The Corinth Canal. Is that spectacular or what?
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: No  |   Landscape: Mountain, Sea, Forest

Description

Volcanic flavour, dense pine forests and exquisite panoramic sea views. A ride through Greece’s most historical places reveals a landscape of great beauty.

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  • Distance 109km
  • Distance 1550m
  • Distance 3/5
Cycling in Methana - Sea view when approaching the town of Methana
Riding Style: Passion  |   Circle Route: No  |   Landscape: Mountain, Sea

Description

The spectacular view of three Greek Islands – Poros, Hydra and Spetses – will keep the ideal company to every rider, on this easy coastal ride.

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