Unforgettable Guided Bike or E-Bike Tour to Ancient Nemea Vineyards

Unforgettable Guided Bike or E-Bike Tour to Ancient Nemea Vineyards
Embark on a unique guided bike or e-bike and wine tour through the breathtaking vineyards of Nemea, one of Greece's most significant viticultural regions since ancient times. As one of the oldest known wine-growing regions in the world, Nemea holds a fascinating history intertwined with Greek mythology, featuring tales of Hercules, the Nemean Lion, and the prestigious Nemean Games honoring Zeus. This unforgettable journey not only offers a chance to explore ancient ruins but also provides an opportunity to savor the delightful wines made from the local Agiorgitiko grape variety.
Your adventure begins as you depart for the Peloponnese in the morning, passing through the scenic Isthmus of Corinth and arriving in the Corinth area. The cycling tour commences at Ancient Corinth, nestled at the foothills of the mighty fortified hill of Akrocorinth. From here, you embark on a picturesque route through the rural countryside, setting off towards the ancient city of Nemea.

As you arrive in Ancient Nemea, a remarkable sanctuary dedicated to Zeus awaits your exploration. Discover the ancient stadium, which once hosted the renowned Nemean Games, a prestigious event rivaling the Olympic Games in importance. Immerse yourself in the rich history and mythology that surrounds this hallowed site.
Continuing your cycling journey through this viticultural wonderland, you will have the opportunity to visit a local winery. Here, you will not only witness the artistry of winemaking but also indulge in the exquisite flavors of the Agiorgitiko grape variety. Allow your senses to be captivated by the nuances and aromas of this exceptional wine, produced from the fertile soils of Nemea.

Pedaling further along the route, you will be rewarded with captivating views as you approach the extended beach on the south shore of the Corinthian Gulf. Take a moment to relish the scenic beauty, perhaps opting for a refreshing swim or a leisurely lunch accompanied by mesmerizing sea vistas.
As the cycling tour draws to a close, your ending point is within reach. Reflect on the memories created and the wonders encountered throughout this beautiful journey. From here, a comfortable transfer will transport you back to Athens, ensuring a relaxing return after an exhilarating day of exploration.

Cycling Details

This captivating cycling tour covers approximately 66 kilometers, with a total elevation gain of 872 meters and descent of 698 meters. The moderate-level route is designed as a circular path, providing a well-rounded experience of the region's stunning landscapes, cultural landmarks, and vineyards.

Embarking on an unforgettable guided e-bike tour through the ancient Nemea vineyards offers a remarkable blend of history, mythology, and the art of winemaking. Immerse yourself in the captivating beauty of this renowned viticultural region, where the Agiorgitiko grape thrives and ancient ruins whisper tales of legendary heroes and the gods. Indulge in the flavors of the local wines, crafted with passion and precision, as you cycle through picturesque landscapes and soak in the unique ambiance of Nemea. 

This journey promises an extraordinary experience, leaving a lasting impression of Greece's rich cultural heritage and its world-class wines. It is organized by our exceptional partner, Their goal is to showcase authentic Greece; a beautiful, safe, and diverse country with stunning coastlines, countless beaches and islands, as well as majestic mountains and lush forests. Greece is renowned for its famous ancient monuments linked to democracy, philosophy, theater, and much more. It truly is a unique adventure and cultural destination