Ioanian columns soar against a cloudless sky in Kefalonia, where ruins from this strategic post of the Byzantine Empire beckon to be explored. Take a bike tour through the whitewashed villages of Erissos, Assos, and Myrtos for a true taste of Greek life on the country’s largest Ionian island. Or, take a mountain bike tour up Mount Ainos, blanketed in fir trees and, at its highest point, offering panoramic views over the coastline below.
You’ll feel as though you’ve stepped into a medieval fairytale as you cycle along the Street of the Knights in Rhodes. The impressive medieval walls of this city give way to a maze of cobblestone streets replete with spectacular ancient sites, including the Acropoli of Rhodes, Ancient Olympic Stadium, and Palace of the Grand Master - all discoverable on a guided bike tour of this storied city.