Explore Athens and the surrounding countryside on this private half-day tour of Cape Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon. Experience stunning views and historic Greek ruins and tour some of the city’s trendiest suburbs.
What to Expect
Take a private tour of the ancient city of Athens on this 4-hour excursion to Cape Sounion with a personal guide.
The tour begins with a breathtaking drive along the scenic coastal road. During this relaxing ride you’ll enjoy splendid views of the Saronic Gulf while passing through some of Athens’ most beautiful suburbs, including Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, and Varkiza.
You will arrive at Cape Sounion, a historic and beautiful area of Greece. The steep cliffs offer breathtaking, panoramic views. On a clear day you can see at least 7 of the Greek islands. In addition to the views, visit the famous 5th-Century BC Temple of Poseidon, dedicated to the God of the Sea.
Walk back in time and feel the beat of Ancient Greece as you stare across magical views of crystal clear waters.
After the tour, you can ask your guide to drop you off in the city center, where you can continue exploring on your own, or if you prefer you can be dropped back at your Athens hotel.
- Professional guide
- Transportation by a deluxe, air-conditioned vehicle (bus, minivan or taxi, depending on the group’s size)
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees to the Temple (Euros 4 per person)
Know Before You Go
• This tour can be taken in other languages on request
• Starting times are approximate, if you wish your tour to start earlier or later, please get in touch once you have booked