Temple of Poseidon and Cape Sounion sunset tour
Excursions & day trips

Temple of Poseidon and Cape Sounion sunset tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 4 hours
Do this because
  • Enjoy the amazing sunset at Cape Sounion
  • Explore the ancient temple of God Poseidon
  • Gaze the crystal clear waters of Attica's South coast
What to expect

Prepare yourself to explore the Athenian Riviera along with its picturesque seaside villages. Enjoy the Greek Mediterranean coastline and admire a breathtaking sunset near the Temple of Poseidon.

Sounion was an important ancient Greek religious sanctuary dedicated to Poseidon and Athena and located on a promontory in southern Attica. Sounion is the setting of several episodes in Greek mythology and is specifically mentioned as a place of religious significance in Homer’s Odyssey.

Set off for this private tour! You will be driven along to the Athens Riviera down to the famous Cape Sounion and back to Athens or Piraeus on a luxury minivan. Remember that the Temple of Poseidon closes 15 min after the sunset.

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What's included
  • Tolls, fuels
  • English-speaking driver
  • Pick up and drop off
  • Multilingual commentary in six languages
What's not included
  • Professional licensed guide

Leoforos Vasilisis Amalias 54, Athens 105 58, Greece

Meeting point:

Meet your guide at Melina Mercuri monument

What to remember
  • Wear comfortable shoes
  • During summer remember to bring hat and sunglasses
  • The entrance in the monument is not included. Bring your id or passport in case you belong to the visitor groups that can have free or reduced entrance
  • If you want to arrange an alternative pick-up remember to contact the partner. You will find their contact on the voucher you will receive after booking
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  • Please refer to the calendar for updated availabilities
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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