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Cape Sounion And Temple Of Poseidon Private Day Trip With Delicious Seafood Meal

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USD 360.64
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Stop At: Temple of Poseidon, Cape Sounio, Sounio 195 00 Greece

Take this private Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon Half-Day Trip from Athens and feel totally relaxed. After pickup from your hotel, settle into your air-conditioned private luxury car or mini van, destined for Cape Sounion.

Then, enjoy the scenic drive along the Saronic Gulf, passing beaches and seaside resorts. En route, hear from your private driver about Cape Sounion and why it provided the perfect location for the ancient Greek Temple of Poseidon, built on the promontory between 444 and 440 BC. Moreover, learn how the temple stands on the site of an older version and acted as a beacon for ancient sailors.

On arrival, admire the white columns perched above the sea. Likewise, wander around the ruins and view the signature of Lord Byron, carved here in the early 1800s.

Absorb the far-reaching views over the Aegean and take unique photos. After this ode to Ancient times, visit a picturesque seaside tavern with great views of the Temple and enjoy a delightful meal and a fine wine. As you return, your driver will drive you to the best ice cream store for a waffle with ice cream.

Duration: 2 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We can Pick Up From All Athens Hotels and Airbnb's.
Due to the fact that sunset is at different time per month please note that pick up is as follows :
April , May, August at about 18:00
June, July at about 18:30
September at about 17:30
October at about 17:00


  • Athens Intl Airport, Attiki Odos, Spata 190 04 Greece

Piraeus Port, Rafina Port
  • Lunch - Visit a nearby seafront tavern and taste Greek delightful dishes.Try the well-known Greek “mezedes” and enjoy a good wine (1 main dish p.p. apetizer, salad, drinks, included).
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation by luxury car or mini van
  • Culinary Welcome Gift
  • Extra stop for Ice Cream
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance Tickets ( Temple of Poseidon) 8€ per person & Tour Guide at site
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Poseidon
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Key Details
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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