Tours » Cape Sounio (Half day tour – afternoon) from 40€
A half day afternoon trip from Athens full of images. Begin your Sounio tour with a wonderful drive along the scenic coastal road which affords a splendid view of the Saronic Gulf, passing through some of Athens most beautiful suburbs (Glyfada,Vouliagmeni, Varkiza). As you approach Cape Sounion, it rises like a sheer cliff out of the sea. At Cape Sounio where you will visit the 5th century B.C. Temple of Poseidon with one of the most breathtaking panoramic views in the world(on a clear day you can see at least seven islands).The precipice is a sheer 197 foot drop to the sea. Land masses to the west stand out in sharp profile: the island of Aegina backed by the mountains of the Peloponnese. The beauty of the surviving Doric columns has inspired many poets, including Lord Byron who carved his name on one of the columns.
- Beautiful views of Saronic Gulf and it islands
- Pass by some of the most expensive and highly rated areas of Athens
- Vouliagmeni area
- Passing by Hellinikon Olympic complex
- Guided tour of Poseidon temple
|FAMILY (2 ad + 2 ch)||110 €|
Tours provides its customers with courtesy pick-up and drop-off service from and to the majority of Athens central located hotels. On booking your tour you will be informed about the precise pick-up point and time. Please check the list of the hotels in our booking form so as to make sure that your hotel is in it. In case your hotel does not appear on the list please contact us, in order for us to advise you on the closest pick-up point to your hotel.
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