Temple of Poseidon and Cape Sounion Tour: From Athens
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- Discover the Cape Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon on the half-day tour
- Enjoy beautiful views of the Saronic Gulf and its islands
- Experience breathtaking Cape Sounion, with its steep cliffs and crystal blue waters
- Walk back in time to the Temple of Poseidon, God of the Sea
DescriptionThe tour begins with a breathtaking drive along the scenic coastal road. During this relaxing ride you’ll enjoy splendid views of the Saronic Gulf while passing through some of Athen's most beautiful suburbs; Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, and Varkiza. Arrive at Cape Sounion, a historic and beautiful area of Greece. The steep cliffs offer a breathtaking, panoramic view, and on a clear day you can look out to some of Greece's beautiful isles. In addition to the views, look forward to visiting the 5th-century B.C. Temple of Poseidon. God of the Sea, Poseidon was second only to Zeus in Greek mythology. Made of white marble, the columns still stand today as a reminder of the Athenian Empire. The trip will conclude with a relaxing drive back to Athens after having experienced the sights and architecture of ancient Greece.
Includes•Entrance fee to Cape Sounion archeological site •Professional guide •Transfer in new, luxury A/C non-smoking bus •Free pick-up and drop-off service from selected hotels Lunch Drinks Tips
- Pick-up is available from the majority of hotels in Athens and takes place approximately 1 hour before the tour departure time
- Alternatively, you can meet at the tour supplier's office 15 minutes before the tour departure time
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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