Οn Sunday, October 21, 2012, at 11:30 am, MONUMENTA, George Amyras and OIKO.POLI.S. Haidari - Friends of Nature, run for monuments promoting safe and sustainable urban mobility, co-organizing the 5th Cultural Cyclist Tour tracing the Sacred Road (Hierá Hodós).
Hierá Hodós, the main Sacred Road of antiquity, connecting Athens to Eleusis, follows approximately the same course as the modern homonymous road. Rescue excavations, carried out during the widening of the modern road and further excavations during the extension of the Athens' Metro revealed parts of the ancient Sacred Raod, as well as several roadside cemeteries and sanctuaries.
Meeting Point: Kerameikos Square (opposite Gazi)
Itinerary: along Iera Odos from Kerameikos to Dafni Monastery
Duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes
Equipment: bike, helmet, water, camera.