Athens Highlights & Sounio Temple Of Poseidon Full Day Private Tour

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  • Duration: 9 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    8:00 AM All flight times are approximate and subject to change due to weather conditions and weight restrictions.
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered, Pick Up Time: 08.00 am , We suggest that the tour starts at 8:00 am. , If for any reason this is not convenient for you we will adjust the time according to your needs, ,
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Athens & Sounio Full Day Private Tour - Duration 9 Hours
Top Visits
Acropolis Parthenon Erechtheion Theater of Dionysus Herod Atticus Odeon -Temple of athena nike - Areopagus -Propylaea
Temple of olympian zeus Arch of hadrian
Panathenaic stadium
Parliament Tomb of the unknown soldier
The Academy of Athens - National library of Greece - National and kapodistrian university of athens
Mount lycabettus
Athenian Riviera
Glyfada - Voula - Vouliagmeni
Varkiza- Anavissos
Cape Sounion - Temple of poseidon

Know More about this tour

This more relaxing tour consists of sightseeing in Athens, a scenic seaside drive, and the magical Cape Sounio. Your day will begin with Acropolis Hill, the highlight of the tour. On the historical hill, you will have the experience of seeing the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, the Temple of the Athena Nike, the monumental gateway (Propylaea), the Erechtheum and of course the Parthenon the main temple for the virgin goddess Athena. Leaving the Acropolis we will steer towards the Temple Of Zeus passing by Hadrians Arch and following we will visit Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympic Games were held in 1896. Trailing on and driving aside from the national garden we will see thechanging of the guard (Euzones) in front of the old palace, which is today Parliament House, high above the central square of Athens. Then traveling into the historical center of the city we will drive up to the highest hill of Athens, the hill of Lycabettus. On Lycabettus Hill, youll have the best panoramic view of the city, the hill of Acropolis and the Aegean Sea. Moving on and feeling hungry by now, a traditional Greek tavern with authentic Greek cooked dishes or fresh fish seafood by the sea.

After a satisfying lunch, we will have a pleasant drive along the coastline known as the Athenian Riviera and the southern suburbs. Passing through the uptown suburbs of Athens (Glyfada, Voula, Vouliagmeni, Varkiza) and making a first stop at the famous Vouliagmeni Lake, mineral therapeutic natural lake. Continuing our drive we will come across more isolated but charismatic areas with a breathtaking view of the Saronic Gulf which will take us to the archaeological site of Cape Sounio, the southeastern edge of the Attica Peninsula. On entering the site you will see the dominating Temple Of Poseidon, the ancient Greek god of the sea, surrounded by the remains of fornications, the gateway (portigos) and houses. Close by are also see the remains of the temple Athena Souniada. Besides its unique location and its archeological interest, Cape Sounio is also famous for its breathtaking sunset and view of the Greek Islands. It is rightly considered one of the most romantic places in Greece. And finally a relaxing drive back to Athens.

Inclusions

Fuel surcharge

Local taxes

Bottled water

Driver/guide (The drivers are not a licensed to accompany you on your walk to the top of the Acropolis or inside any other site or museum. If you require a licensed guide to tour the sites with you, you need to hire one additionally. If you have any questions you can contact us on the phone number provided by Viator)

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Private tour

Transport by private vehicle

Guaranteed to skip the long lines

Guaranteed to skip the lines

Exclusions

Entrance Fees

Airport Pick Up and drop-off (Additional cost)

Licensed Tour guide on request (Additional cost)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Wheelchair accessible

The drivers are not a licensed to accompany you on your walk to the top of the Acropolis or inside any other site or museum. If you require a licensed guide to tour the sites with you, you need to hire one additionally. If you have any questions you can contact us on the phone number provided by Viator.

The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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