First day of riding and we will be going to Cape Sounion, the Temple of Poseidon, riding along the Athens Riviera. Lunch will take place in a local restaurant and will return to our hotels through National Reserve of Sounion.
Total driving distance 160 km
We will visit Marathon village, where the famous Battle of Marathon took place, the place where Athenians stopped the Persians to occupy Europe and protected the European civilization.
After their victory, Fidipides run back to Athens to announce to the citizens of Athens NENIKIKAME, that means WE WON! After running all this distance of 42 km, fully armored (32 kgr), he collapsed dead.
The whole world honored this fact and organizes the famous MARATHON RUN.
We will, of course do, the Marathon Run with our bikes.
We will visit the tomb of Marathon and stop for lunch in the area.
Circuit of Athens.
We will meet at the centre of Athens in Syntagma Square at 10am where we are going to relive a historic circuit under the old-fashioned regularity rules. There are going to be 3 different categories of motorcycles: The 1st one will be for bikes made between 1970-1990, the 2nd for bikes made between 1945-1969 and the 3rd for bikes made between 1920-1944, the oldest and most impressive ones.
The first 3 from each category will be awarded.
You will be getting more info regarding the circuit, upon arrival.
After the end of the circuit, you can leave your bikes parked in Syntagma square and walk through the alleys of Athens until 5pm.
In the evening of the same day, a Gala-dinner will be held, marking the end of the Rally.
Αll of the above may change without notice due to the protocol of COVID-19, due to weather conditions or due to other external factors.