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Sounio Beach: Tours & Tickets

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Sounio beach is a well organized sandy beach with many facilities to visitors including umbrellas with sunbeds under price, beach bar, showers, W.C. and free parking.
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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68 Klm Athens-Sounio Ave. | under the ancient Temple of Poseidon, Sounio 19500, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely clear waters to swim in, with nice views of Poseidons temple. Few restaurants nearby to chose to eat from too so good location.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank alisonheskett1968
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful beach with umbrellas to rent and bathroom facilities. It lies at the foot of the mountain of The Temple of Poseidon. Nice sand. A number of restaurants to eat at and enjoy the scenery. Geat a seat on the beach or restaurant and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank frugalarnie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful beach with great views of the Aegean sea. Good accommodations, food, atmosphere. Nice place to spend the day or night with someone special.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank chrispo2015
Reviewed 13 August 2019 via mobile

This is one of the best beaches in Athens. The sea is just great with clear and calm water. It is not too deep nor too shallow so you can spend quite sometime in the sea just enjoying it and watching the magnificent view. You...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 834dinaa
Reviewed 7 August 2019 via mobile

Sounio is an amazing beach, only 35 to 40 minutes from Athens. You have an amazing view of Sounio temple while bathing in amazingly clear water next to bars and amenities. The children loved it. Great family beach. Near so many tavernas. Beautiful views.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank EliasAnd
Reviewed 7 August 2019

Although the location is beautiful the staff is not helping the customers find an umbrella and seats on the beach and they prefer to kick them out instead. The behavior is really rude as if the seats were not expensive enough. Total disappointment for such...More

3  Thank RheaT23
Reviewed 3 July 2019 via mobile

Ancient sites such as Temple of Poseidon and the Amphitheater of Thorikos are within a Ten minute drive from the beach with stunning views of Lavrio and Palaia Fokia

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank GeorgeElefteriou
Reviewed 22 June 2019 via mobile

The cleanest most scenic beach near Athens. Great view of Poseidon temple, nice with pure sand and great service from the guys at the umbrellas. The facilities are excellent and there's a restaurant with great food and a bar that has everything we wish for....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank AyeCaramba
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Cape Sounion is a 43-mile (69-km) drive from the country’s capital, so you can see the sights and still be back in time for dinner. Drive on the coastal road along the Saronic Gulf from the capital through some of the city's most beautiful suburbs,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Craig D
Reviewed 3 November 2018

it is possible to find free space even on weekends cause far from city center ... the water is immaculate and the scenery is perfect ...

Date of experience: July 2018
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Sameer_CB
10 January 2019|
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Response from Goran I | Reviewed this property |
I believe that it is not a pleasant experience swimming in January. From my experiences after mid March, unless the winter was very cold, you can consider swimming, as a part of activities there.
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izsoborbala
16 August 2018|
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Response from AegeonG | Property representative |
Good evening! You can take the bus to Sounio from Areos square in Athens. The cost for 1 umbrella and 2 sunbeds is 10 euro for the daily days and 15 euro for the weekends. Best regards, Georgia
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Shanehowatt
25 June 2018|
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Response from April P | Reviewed this property |
You can easily walk to the Temple from the beach. I'm not sure the best way to get there. Our hotel arranged transfer.
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