Sunset Tour: Cape Sounion Private Half Day Tour From Athens

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 5 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    6:30pm
  • Departure Details :
    Centrally located Athens hotels
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Admire the famous sunsetof the Cape Sounion in the best possible way and enjoy the servicesof your expert guide on this private tour to the Temple of Poseidon, the God of the Seas in classical mythology.

Highlights

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Romantic experience, perfect for couples
  • See the sights illuminated at night
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Instant Confirmation

Know More about this tour

Begin your Sounion tour with a wonderful drive along theAthens Rivera. During this relaxing ride youll enjoy splendid views of the Saronic Gulf while passing through some of Athens most beautiful suburbs, including Hellinikon Olympic Coblex, Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, and Varkiza.

As you approach Cape Sounion, it rises like a sheer cliff out of the sea. At Cape Sounion where you will visit the 5th century B.C. Temple of Poseidon with one of the most breathtaking panoramic views in the world (on a clear day you can see at least seven islands).The precipice is a sheer 197 foot drop to the sea.Cape Sounion has long played an important part in Greek mythology and history, and the first recorded mention of it occurs in the Odyssey, as the last safe landing before Poseidon scattered the returning Greek navy. As god of the sea, Poseidon was hugely important to the Greeks, and the scale of the Temple at Cape Sounion reflects that.

After visiting the Temple, filled from the beauty, the history and the culture of this sitewe will waitto admireone of the most amazing sunsets you could ever imagine. And when the sun begins to slowly touch the sea it is the perfect moment for a sparkling glass of wine, before returning back to your hotel.

Inclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Glass of sparkling wine
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A small amount of walking is involved

The departure time of the tour depends from seasonality and the sunset time

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