Cape Sounion Afternoon Tour
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Excursions & day trips

Cape Sounion Afternoon Tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: from 2 hours to 4 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Beautiful coastal drive
  • Views of the Saronic Gulf and islands
  • Tour the Temple of Poseidon
  • Free time to explore Cape Sounion
What to expect

The Saronic Gulf offers up one of the most scenic stretches of coastline in Greece. Enjoy an afternoon of fresh sea air and wonderful sweeping views with this trip from Athens to Cape Sounion. With a mixture of guided and free time, you'll be able to make the most of the visit to this archaeological site and area of natural beauty.

Journey along the coast road, passing the beaches of Glyfada, Vouliagmeni and Varkiza, arriving at the most southerly point of the Attica Peninsula, Cape Sounion. Here the white marble pillars of the Temple of Poseidon stand defiantly atop a cliff top.

After a guided visit to the Temple of Poseidon – which was commissioned by Pericles in 440 BC – you'll have time to walk at leisure on the rocky promontory of Cape Sounion, a place steeped in legend. Here you can enjoy views of the sparkling Aegean Sea and islands far below you.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • What's included
    • Transport
    • Guide
    • Panoramic bus tour
    • Admission fees
    What to remember

    Guided in English and French

    . Bring suitable footwear. Food and drinks not included. Please note that all times are approximate and subject to change
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    Provider
    TUI HELLAS AE
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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