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Dramatically situated on the coastal cliffs of Cape Sounion, overlooking the Aegean Sea, the Temple of Poseidon is one of the most evocative sites of ancient Greece and a top visitor attraction. The magnificent monument dates back to 444 BC, but today, all that remains is a series of gleaming white marble columns, standing proudly atop the cape.

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Cape Sounio and Temple of Poseidon Half-Day Private Tour from Athens

Cape Sounio and Temple of Poseidon Half-Day Private Tour from Athens

Experience a half day private tour with a luxury minivan along the picturesque south Attica coastal road and visit to the 5th century BC temple of Poseidon. Cape Sounio is among the most famous locations to visit while in Athens.Additionally it is among the world's famous locations to watch the sunset. The blue flag beaches are a popular attraction as well. Relax just a step away from the temple and enjoy your refreshment or wine along with breathtaking views of the Aegean.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$172.15
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$172.15
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Sounio Half Day 5 Hours Private Tour.

Sounio Half Day 5 Hours Private Tour.

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We provide non-smoking Sedan – Mini Vans – Mini Bus vehicles, Mercedes Benz Full air conditioned. All vehicles are covered by a fully comprehensive insurance policy and licensed by the Greek National Tourism Organization.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$113.58
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$113.58
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Athens beach tour

Athens beach tour

The private beach tour to all the historical beaches of Athens plus Temple of Poseidon. We give the sense of Greeck Ocean,Saronic gulf and the Greeck history. Kostas will be your driver beach Ocean guide with his Luxurious Mercedes Benz you will feal like home.Recomanded for couples!Flexible tour!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$301.68
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$301.68
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Sounio - Athens Coastal Ride

Sounio - Athens Coastal Ride

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Amazing ride in the Attica Riviera, a unique drive by the sea. Very interesting archealological place in the Temple of Apollo, and of course our excellent drivers and service!!
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.41
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$66.41
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Peireus Port Athens Cape Sounio Wine tour Cruise boats

Peireus Port Athens Cape Sounio Wine tour Cruise boats

The small tour of Athens,Cape Sounio and winerys is the best way to have an experience of the Greeck culture . We combine two or three monuments plus a wine tasting according to the time of the travellers ,several stops inside the city of Athens for visiting the Acropolis ,Changing of the guards ,Panathinaic Stadium Temple of Zeus ,Plaka the old City,Saint George Lycabetous Hill.. Flexible program for your needs and experienced driver makes your day joyful!
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$419.72
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$419.72
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Motorcycle Tour of the Athenian Riviera - BMW G310GS

Motorcycle Tour of the Athenian Riviera - BMW G310GS

You will see the Panathenaic Stadium, where the first Olympic Games took place in 1896, the Stavros Niarhos Cultural Foundation, the Vouliagmeni Lake Natural Spa Waters, the Temple of Poseidon in Cape Sounion as well as the Vore Museum, Paiania cave complex and the aesthetic Hymettus park. A full day of amazing historical sites, scenic motorcycle routes and exquisite natural landscapes.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$327.91
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$327.91

Sunset Sounio Half Day 5 Hours Open Tour.

Sunset Sounio Half Day 5 Hours Open Tour.

We provide non-smoking Sedan – Mini Vans – Mini Bus vehicles, Mercedes Benz Full air conditioned. All vehicles are covered by a fully comprehensive insurance policy and licensed by the Greek National Tourism Organization.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$132.91
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$132.91
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Motorcycle Tour of Athenian Temples - BMW G310GS

Motorcycle Tour of Athenian Temples - BMW G310GS

Daily motorcycle tour that will lead you to the world famous Acropolis. We will tour around the Acropolis and you can have the choice of an optional visit within the archaeological site. Upon the visit we will cruise the Athenian Riviera towards the Temple of Poseidon. A magnificent seaside route full of amazing scenery and twisty roads. We will have the opportunity to spend some time in a nearby beach where you can enjoy a nice walk, coffee or even a dive in the Aegean Sea! Following this we will travel north bound towards Marathon and we will visit the Marathon Tomb. From this spot the runner Pheidippides run towards the center of Athens to inform about the victorious outcome of the battle of Marathon. As a homage to his run the modern Olympic Games run the exact same route and distance. A wonderful day full of scenic routes, archaeological monuments and historical sites.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$327.91
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$327.91

7 Days Group Tour in Athens, Delphi & Meteora with Cruise to the Saronic Gulf

7 Days Group Tour in Athens, Delphi & Meteora with Cruise to the Saronic Gulf

A 7 day bus group tour specifically scheduled for the lovers of mainland Greece! Drive to Delphi to visit one of the holiest places in the ancient Greek world, the Oracle of Delphi where Pythia (the high priestess of the Temple of Apollo) predicted the future with riddles. Admire the Meteora monasteries, nested at the top of a rocky formation and ask yourself how the monks managed to carry all the needed building materials to the top of the rocks Tour Athens, housing really important archaeological sites, like the Acropolis! Visit the new Acropolis Museum and admire the artifacts and sculptures originating from the numerous Acropolis buildings.
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  • 7 days
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$1,305.57
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$1,305.57
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Athens Greece plus Temple of Poseidon, Sounion

Athens Greece plus Temple of Poseidon, Sounion

A unique full day private tour of the highlights of Athens, Cape Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon. Explore Acropolis and the temples of Parthenon, Propylaea, Erechtheion, Athena Nike, the Odeon of Herodus Atticus and the Dionysus theatre. Visit Acropolis Museum(optional) and admire closely all the unique findings. See up close the temple of Zeus and the Arch of Adrian, the Panathenaic Stadium that hosted the first modern Olympic games in 1896, the Parliament and the changing of the guards, the Athens Trilogy. In the comfort of our luxurious brand-new vehicles and with live commentary of our English-speaking professional drivers cross Athens Riviera, make a stop at Lake Vouliagmeni and head south by the beautiful blue waters of Aegean, visit Sounion and the fortified Temple of Poseidon. Finish your wonderful day by watching the astounding sunset and have dinner by the sea in one of the fishing taverns.
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  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$392.42
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$392.42
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Cape Sounion Sunset Tour
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Cape Sounion Sunset Tour

Cape Sounion is located to the south of Attica and it is considered as the ideal sunset spot on a summer evening. An imposing ancient Temple dating back to the 5th century along with the Aegean Sea that surrounds the cape create a unique atmosphere that can travel you to a totally different era. Grab the chance for a 5hour sunset tour to Cape Sounion on one of our luxurious air-conditioned buses. We will pick you up from your hotel and offer you a relaxing ride along the famous Athens Riviera, during which you will have the chance to get an idea of the coastal suburbs of the city, the beaches of Athens and the coastal restaurants and clubs. Upon arrival at Cape Sounion, you will have time to explore the archaeological site and enjoy the view of the sun diving into the blue of the Aegean Sea. Optional: Stop at beach for swimming upon request (extra charge). English speaking guide is included. Availability of Spanish, French, German, Russian, Arabic speaking guides at extra cost (50€).
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$184.45
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$184.45
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Gourmet Olive Oil Tasting & Permaculture Farm Tour including Lunch

Gourmet Olive Oil Tasting & Permaculture Farm Tour including Lunch

Enrich your visit to Athens with a private tour to a Traditional Local farm specialising in Organic Permaculture. Choose either an Olive oil or Honey tasting experience, & enjoy a tour of the Farm including its various methods of sustainable production before a farm to fork lunch on the premises. Our tour is exclusive to your group & uses new Mercedes EClass, Minivans or Sprinter models. With your experienced, informative & considerate driver along the way, this is a great local excursion from Athens beside the sea views of the Aegean coast. Suitable for families & small groups of all ages. If you have time you can also extend your day with several sites located in the same area near Cape Sounion (on request & at a small additional cost). Visit The impressive ancient Clifftop Temple of Poseidon, or take a swim at Lake Vouliagmeni or at one of the Athens Riviera beaches.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$364.63
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$364.63
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Private Cape Sounio & Temple of Poseidon Tour

Private Cape Sounio & Temple of Poseidon Tour

Our driver will take you through some of the most vibrant suburbs of Athens (Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, Voula) and make a stop at lake Vouliagmeni, where you will have the chance to rest and enjoy a quick snack and beverages, and capture magnificent photos of the lake. We will resume our trip to Cape Sounio via the famous coastal road that features several viewpoints with an excellent view of the Aegean Sea. At the end of the coastal road, lies the Temple of Poseidon within a fort that protects the coast of Attica. The temple, dedicated to Poseidon the Olympian God of the sea, was erected in the 5th century BC and is made entirely of white marble. The location offers one of the most beautiful views in the world.During your visit our guide will provide you with all the necessary information concerning the history and importance of the Temple.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$859.51
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$859.51
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Private Sunset Tour to Cape Sounio and Vouliagmeni Lake

Private Sunset Tour to Cape Sounio and Vouliagmeni Lake

This 4 hours tour combines history and culture with the naturalistic character of the visiting places, which compile into a very romantic, sophisticated green scenery. Vouliagmeni Lake, in the heart of the Athenian Riviera, is the hidden treasure of Attica’s nature. Situated on an idyllic landscape, this rare geological phenomenon is waiting to be discovered, whilst the columns of the temple of Poseidon stand proudly on a top of a hill overlooking the infinite blue of the Aegean sea.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$670.61
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$670.61
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Discover the South Peloponnese, Mystras and the Mani Peninsula

Discover the South Peloponnese, Mystras and the Mani Peninsula

Mystras and Monemvasia, the great Byzantine castles of the Peloponnese, remain alive and convey to visitors all the story of the past. The fortress town of Mystras with the captivating ruins of churches, libraries, strongholds, and palaces is another Peloponnese UNESCO World-Heritage listed site. Mystras is overlooking the city of Sparta. Among the most important historical sites in the Peloponnese, here is where the Byzantine Empire’s richly artistic and intellectual culture made its last stand. Monemvasia, a Gibraltar-like rock, which forms a small island linked by a bridge, with a medieval village at its base. The village is enclosed within the walls of a castle, with narrow, cobbled streets, flanked by winding stairways that weave between a complex network of stone houses. Diros caves are oneof the most extraordinary caves in Greece. The crystal-studded stalactites and stalagmites are spectacular, in shades of rose, green, amber, black, blood red, and purple.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$254.35
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$254.35
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Sunset Sounio Half Day 5 Hours Private Tour.

Sunset Sounio Half Day 5 Hours Private Tour.

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We provide non-smoking Sedan – Mini Vans – Mini Bus vehicles, Mercedes Benz Full air conditioned. All vehicles are covered by a fully comprehensive insurance policy and licensed by the Greek National Tourism Organization.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$132.91
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$132.91
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Sunset Temple Of Poseidon Private Tour with licensed Guide

Sunset Temple Of Poseidon Private Tour with licensed Guide

Enjoy breathtaking sunset views from Temple of Poseidon . An amazing private tour from Athens to Sounio! Have a ride with your private air-conditioned luxurious minivan toward the Attica Riviera. You will drive along the shore line and have wonderful views over the Saronic Gulf and the cliffs, beaches and villages along the way. Above all choose a real tour with a Licensed guide. Beware of the tourist traps with just a car with a driver that does not know the history of the Temple.The TourAfter a 90 minutes ride, you will arrive in Cape Sounion and the magnificent ruins of the Temple of Poseidon. Subsequently, have a short walk to the temple, framed by the magnificent views of the endless blue of the Aegean Sea. Your Licensed English speaking guide will explain the temple’s long history. Meanwhile, find out about the Myths around it and its huge importance as a place of worship and vantage point.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$370.95
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$370.95
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Marathon & Eastern Attica in a Day Tour

Marathon & Eastern Attica in a Day Tour

The traveler has the potentiality to visit the landmarks of the eastern Attica in a scenic route on his own pace. Starting from Marathon in order to discover the routes of the famous Marathon race, you will acquire deep knowledge of the facts connected with the Athenian mythology. Finally, you will pass through the southern coastal road and the adjacent suburbs, which are considered to be popular destinations for the inhabitants, especially in the summer. Our tours and services are flexible and can be adapted to the customer’s needs. All our professional drivers have the required certifications and are fluent in English. Their experience will help you feel safe and at easy in one of our well maintained, comfortable vehicles.
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  • 9 hours 10 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$459.06
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Temple of Poseidon Half Day Private Trip

Temple of Poseidon Half Day Private Trip

Visit the Temple of Poseidon with a luxurious car, mini Van or Mini Bus. Enjoy the ride with comfort with this private transfer and your english speaking driver/guide. After about 90 minutes, you will arrive in Cape Sounion and the magnificent ruins of the Temple of Poseidon, built by the ancient Greeks in 444 BC in honor of the god of the sea. • Explore the ancient Temple of Poseidon on a tour from Athens • Round-trip transfers from your Athens hotel • Admire the views of the Aegean Sea and learn about ancient Greece • Private Tour ensures a personalized experience Have a short walk to the temple, framed by the magnificent views of the endless blue of the Aegean Sea. The driver is not a guide and cannot escort you inside the Temple. If you want a licensed guide we can offer one with additional cost.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$163.12
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$163.12
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Half-Day Private Tour to Sounio and Poseidon Temple with Pick-Up

Half-Day Private Tour to Sounio and Poseidon Temple with Pick-Up

Visit one of Greece’s most picturesque coastal viewpoints on a half-day small-group tour from Athens to Cape Sounion. Travel by minivan along south Attica’s scenic shoreline roads to reach the ancient Temple of Poseidon, built atop a towering sea cliff with fantastic views of the Aegean. Explore the ruins of this temple dedicated to the Greek god of the sea, and opt for an afternoon tour(which starts at 4:30 pm) to catch a famously beautiful sunset. Explore the Sounion Cape on a tour from Athens Round-trip transfers from your Athens hotel included Admire the views of the Aegean Sea and learn about ancient Greece A small group ensures a personalized experience.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$94.25
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$94.25
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Sunset at Cape Sounio & Temple of Poseidon Private Tour

Sunset at Cape Sounio & Temple of Poseidon Private Tour

Starting from Athens and driving by the coastal Poseidon Avenue for about 70 km all by the sea, we will be crossing the south suburbs of Athens, which makes this journey one of the best around the prefecture of Attica. This drive fills you with beautiful images of the sea glittering from the sunlight along the small sandy beaches. A necessary stop is the Vouliagmeni Lake with its healing mineral underground springs and its unique beauty. After an hour we will finally reach the south edge of Attica, Cape Sounio, where the Athenians in 440 BC built the temple of Poseidon, the god of the sea. Up on the rock where the temple of Poseidon is located, you will enjoy a great open view of the Aegean Sea and probably the best sunset of your life.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$300.86
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$300.86
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Private Full-Day Cape Sounio and Athens Riviera Tour

Private Full-Day Cape Sounio and Athens Riviera Tour

Our driver will take you through some of the most vibrant suburbs of Athens (Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, Voula) and make a stop at lake Vouliagmeni, where you will have the chance to rest and enjoy a quick snack and beverages, and capture magnificent photos of the lake. We will resume our trip to Cape Sounio via the famous coastal road that features several viewpoints with an excellent view of the Aegean Sea. At the end of the coastal road, lies the Temple of Poseidon within a fort that protects the coast of Attica. The temple, dedicated to Poseidon the Olympian God of the sea, was erected in the 5th century BC and is made entirely of white marble. The location offers one of the most beautiful views in the world.During your visit our guide will provide you with all the necessary information concerning the history and importance of the Temple. Then we will head back for a swim and lunch. You will have the chance to enjoy Greek traditional dishes and swim in one of the most beautiful beaches.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,094.37
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$1,094.37
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Private Sunset Cruise from Athens to Cape Sounion

Private Sunset Cruise from Athens to Cape Sounion

A wonderful afternoon and sunset private cruise to Cape Sounio. You will be picked up from your hotel to the marina where your captain awaits to welcome you onboard the yacht booked for your party only. Set off from the marina on the fast power boat heading towards the magnificent Cape Sounio. A highlight of your cruise is travelling along the Attica riviera, it is a beautiful coastline, and your captain will point out the most important spots to see. While the sun is still up, the first stop is for a quick swim. Your captain will set anchor at a beautiful cove; swim, relax and sunbathe on deck. Next stop is Cape Sounio which in the afternoon is at is most beautiful. Under the majestic temple of Poseidon at the bay of Sounio enjoy snacks on board. The cape, located at the tip of Athens, is one of the most beautiful and awe inspiring locations. Skimming across the Aegean sea, with the sun setting, cruise back to the marina. One of the best afternoon trips in Athens.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$797.48
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Cape Sounion Half-Day Trip from Athens self guided

Cape Sounion Half-Day Trip from Athens self guided

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Getting to Cape Sounion’s Temple of Poseidon on your own from Athens means relying on buses or cabs, or renting a car. With this private half-day tour, save the hassle of arranging your own transport, travel there by private minivan, and admire the 1st-century temple and its clifftop views independently, as you wish. The tour includes a choice of departure times and hotel pickup and drop-off for extra convenience.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$151.04
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Temple of Poseidon hours of operation: Open daily from 8am to sunset. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Temple of Poseidon can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 184 Temple of Poseidon tickets and tours on Viator.
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Temple of Poseidon costs USD 327.91. Guided Temple of Poseidon tours start around USD 327.91 per person. See all 184 Temple of Poseidon tickets and tours on Viator.
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