Cape Sounion half day tour takes you to Ancient Greece ruins, driving along the coastal Athens Riviera.
Very pleasant afternoon tour 65km out of Athens.
Cape Sounion Half Day tour starts from Athens tour terminal or you are pickup from your hotel.
A half-day afternoon trip from Athens full of images and breathtaking views. Drive along the scenic coastal road with a splendid view of the Saronic Gulf. We pass through some of Athens’s most beautiful suburbs. Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, Varkiza just to say soem and idyllic beaches. Cape Sounion is one of Greece’s most photographed monuments. Sounion rises like a sheer cliff out of the sea. At Cape Sounio you will visit the 5th century B.C. Temple of Poseidon. Sounion is 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.
Looking to the west you can see the island of Aegina. The beauty of the surviving Doric columns has inspired many poets. Lord Byron carved his name on one of the columns. This half-day excursion is a great option to discover Greece beyond Athens. Enjoy stunning views and visit world-famous Greek ruins. Time to walk at leisure on the rocky promontory of Sounion. Also, you can have refreshments at the nearby cafe.
• TRAVEL PLAN
Daily from April to October
Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 01 November to 31 March
Price includes entrance fees
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