Sunset Road Trip: Athens to Cape Sounion
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- Visit the Temple of Poseidon and watch the magnificent sunset
- Enjoy the tour along with a beer or bubbly drink
- Listen to historical facts of Sounion and tips on how to make the most of this adventure
- On the way back opt to get dropped off at a popular beach bar
DescriptionVisited throughout history by writers and poets, the sunset at Sounion is one-of-a-kind. Enjoy views of several islets along the Attica coastline, finally arriving at Cape Sounio and the Temple of Poseidon. A trained tour leader will be there to answer any questions you may have and give you information about the places seen on the way. Upon arrival, you have the chance to visit the Temple of Poseidon. Constructed during Athens Golden Age and dedicated to Poseidon, the god of the sea, this temple was built using local white marble. Positioned at an ideal angle to enjoy the view of both the Aegean sea and the Saronic Gulf, you don’t want to miss this sunset. Relax and enjoy a complimentary drink from the tour leader. On the way back to Athens, should you wish to continue into the night, the driver can drop you off at one of the most popular beach bars.
IncludesTransport by a modern air-conditioned minivan Free WiFi on board English speaking tour leader A beer or a glass of bubbly drink A polaroid photograph taken for you All taxes, road toll fees, fuel charges and parking cost Option for drop off at a beach bar on the way back Option for hotel pick-up from the city center Entry fees for Cape Sounion Guided tour in the archeological site Gratuities (optional) Food and drinks
- At the time of booking let us know if you wish to plan hotel transfer; a local partner will contact you by email.
- The drive from city center to Cape Sounion takes almost an hour
- The small group tour consists of maximum 16 participants, a minimum of 4 people is required for this tour to run; If the minimum is not reached you will be contacted for an alternative option or full refund, latest 6h before departure
- If you wish to get dropped off at a beach bar on the way back, you can let the tour escort know early on
- Tour leaders and tour guides in your own language are available upon request (at an extra cost)
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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