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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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Half Day Private Tour to Cape Sounion

Half Day Private Tour to Cape Sounion

Travelling south from Athens, Sounion is located at the southern end of the Apollo coast, right on the tip of the Cape. Taking approximately 1,5hrs to reach Cape Sounion, this tour can give you the chance to walk through the ancient ruins of the Temple of Poseidon with the immense blue of the Aegean Sea as a background, in a short distance from the city center of Athens. And if you are looking for one of the best places in Greece to enjoy the sunset, Cape Sounio is the place where you can enjoy the summer breeze and capture some of the greatest pictures anyone could ever imagine.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$166.26
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$166.26
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Cape Sounio-Lake of Vouliagmeni Tour 4seat

Cape Sounio-Lake of Vouliagmeni Tour 4seat

This private tour is an ideal choice for making a short and pleasant excursion very close to Athens. The tour starts by driving along a beautiful sea view of the uptown suburbs of Athens. Our first destination will be Lake Vouliagmeni that is located in the heart of Athenian Riviera. This beautiful natural lake with therapeutic properties, offers an idyllic and unique landscape with its brackish waters being continuously replenished both by the sea and the underground thermal springs. Our last destination will be the archeological site of Cape Sounio, only 68 kilometres south from Athens, where we will visit the Temple of Poseidon, dedicated to the ancient Greek God of the sea, with ample view of the Aegean Sea. The view is spectacular and one can see up to seven islands on a clear day.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$250.25
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$250.25
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Athens&Cape Sounion full day tour: The Golden Age of Athens

Athens&Cape Sounion full day tour: The Golden Age of Athens

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See all major attractions of Athens on a private full-day tour. Visit the Acropolis and see the Parthenon (perfection in architecture), watch the changing of the Guards at the Parliament), the Olympic Stadium where the first Olympics took place, see the biggest temple of ancient Greece and experience the culture and history of the ancient city. Then take a scenic drive to Cape Sounion passing by the Athenian Riviera and enjoy the breathtaking sunset at the impressive Temple of Poseidon. During the tour, you can choose a restaurant next to the sea and enjoy Greek cuisine.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$329.28
per group
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$329.28
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Sounion (Poseidon Temple) at Sunset - Private Half Day Tour

Sounion (Poseidon Temple) at Sunset - Private Half Day Tour

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This tour gives the opportunity to the traveler not only to admire one of the most important sights of Athens surroundings, but also to enjoy one of the most famous sunsets. This tour has a personalize character. The car will be only for you. The driver will try to face all your needs during the tour. You may easily customize the suggested itinerary in accordance to your wish. JG Athens Tours gives specific attention to the quality than to the quantity. Our clients' safety is of our outmost priorities. Due to recent pandemia of Covid 19, increased precautionary measures of personal hygiene have been taken.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$236.60
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$236.60
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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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$366.15
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$366.15
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10 Day Ultimate Ancient Greece Tours Experience

10 Day Ultimate Ancient Greece Tours Experience

Our first stop is at historical Thermopylae! Paying tribute to King Leonidas of Sparta and his 300 Spartan warriors we will visit the amazing monument of his statue which is captivating!  Next stop breathtaking Meteora! You will be delighted in the play of light on the rocks and their changing moods. At the foot of Mount Parnassos, lies the Pan-Hellenic sanctuary of Delphi, which was the most famous oracle of ancient Greece.  Ancient Olympia in Greece was the site of the ancient Olympic Games, which were celebrated every four years by the Greeks.  An ideal getaway featuring superb architecture and cobbled streets is the medieval town of MONEMVASIA! Visiting the Mani peninsula you will discover AEROPOLIS named after Ares, the God of war!  The incredible DIROS CAVES are not to be missed! Start your journey at an underground lake where boats will be waiting for you.  Discover LIMENI, a picturesque port of Aeropoli! Enjoy the tavernas, restaurants, cafes, bars and boutique hotels right next to the sea and refresh yourselves by swimming in fabulous blue water.   Nafplio was the first capital city of modern Greece. It is a picturesque town with Venetian architecture that the Venetians used to call the Naples of Greece.  Epidaurus is one of the most popular archaeological sites in Greece and an UNESCO’S world heritage listed monument.  Mycenae, the kingdom of Agamemnon is a World Heritage UNESCO Site discovered by H. Schliemann.  Combining mythology, ancient temples, an ancient stadium and an incredible museum, Nemea is not to be missed.  We will explore the incredible archaeological site of Ancient Corinth with the fabulous museum, courtyard, temple of Apollo, fountain of Glauke, Sacred Spring, Peirene, Asklepieion, Odeion, Bema, Agora and much more.   Ancient Diolkos where you discover and explore the ancient passage from the Corinthian to Saronic gulf and the subducting bridge.  Isthmus/Corinth canal which separates the Peloponnese from the Greek mainland where you will appreciate the engineering and incredible views of the Corinthian and Saronic gulfs. Our adventure concludes at glorious Athens, the capital city of Greece, where many philosophers were born, the heart of Ancient Greece, a powerful civilization and Empire. Last but not least, you will be charmed by the serene Athens Riviera and enchanted by the Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion, one of the major monuments of the Golden Age! 
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  • 10 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$2,550.43
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$2,550.43
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Cape Sounion & Temple Of Poseidon Private Tour with Expert Tour Guide

Cape Sounion & Temple Of Poseidon Private Tour with Expert Tour Guide

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Gaze one of the most majestic views in Greece with a private trip to Cape Sounion. After your private pick up by luxury car or mini van, relax and travel along the scenic Saronic Gulf, all the way from Athens Riviera to the cape and listen to your driver sharing tips and insights. Admire the temple of Poseidon, which sits atop a sheer sea cliff and was a sacred site in the ancient world. Tour the Temple of Poseidon, dedicated to the mythological god of the sea and absorb the unique views across the Aegean. After this trip to ancient times, your private driver can recommend nearby places to taste the delightful Greek dishes, or even grab a delicious waffle with ice cream. You get to admire stunning Archeological Sites and breathtaking views. 100% personalized tour. No prearranged fixed tour. Absorb the far-reaching views over the Aegean and take unique photos. Enjoy the scenic drive along the Saronic Gulf, passing beaches and seaside resorts. Extra stops for a meal or ice cream.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$424.67
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$424.67
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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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$329.28
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$329.28

Amazing Sunset at Poseidon's Temple, Cape Sounio

Amazing Sunset at Poseidon's Temple, Cape Sounio

This tour is for romantics, natural beauty and history lovers! Dinner by the sea is a great way to end a day! Do not miss it!
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.87
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$85.87
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Green Athens Riviera Private Guided Tour by Electric Minivan

Green Athens Riviera Private Guided Tour by Electric Minivan

We will take the coastal drive that lead us to the temple of Poseidon, the god of the sea. Our first stop is the cultural center of Niarchos, an amazing building complex which is surrounded by the largest Mediterranean garden and includes the Opera house and the new National Library. We continue our ride admiring some of the venues of the Olympic Games of 2004, as well as the numerous sandy public beaches. Our next stop is the lake of Vouliagmeni, a rare geological phenomenon where the brackish waters of the lake are constantly renewed both from the sea and underground thermal springs. Then we will arrive at Cape Sounio, the southernmost point of Attica and one of the most sacred and mystical places for the Ancient Greeks. Enjoy your guided tour and take the photos of this stunning 2.500 years old marble temple with the blue background of the Aegean. The most delicious way to conclude this full day experience is our optional visit at a traditional Greek taverna by the sea.
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  • 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$321.53
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$321.53
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Private Cape Sounio & Temple of Poseidon Tour
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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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$863.08
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$863.08
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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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$302.93
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Cape Sounio,Temple of Poseidon Half day Tour

Cape Sounio,Temple of Poseidon Half day Tour

It is the only Athens Full Day trip that includes Athens riviera and Cape Sounio visit. A place with famous sunset and breathtaking view! Flexibility of the program. Excellent drivers with knowledge of history. Many options and many proposals from our staff so that you will really enjoy your tour.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$84.93
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$84.93
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Shore Excursion: Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon Half Day Self Guided Tour

Shore Excursion: Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon Half Day Self Guided Tour

Leave Piraeus Port for the wonders of Cape Sounion on this self- guided, private, half-day shore excursion from Piraeus port. Meet your own personal driver off of your cruise ship, and then travel to the Attica peninsula’s southernmost tip, where Cape Sounion and the revered Temple of Poseidon await. Gaze up at the temple’s elegant Doric columns and look for Lord Bryon’s name carved into the white rock as you hear about the site’s importance as a place of worship.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$168.65
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$168.65
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Private Full-Day Harvest Wine in Athens

Private Full-Day Harvest Wine in Athens

Being part of this fascinating wine tour is an unparalleled experience; a journey through the wonders of nature and the passion of brave winemakers. Greek wine makers are committed to producing famous Greek varieties that proudly stand among the world’s top wines. Designed to satisfy even the most demanding guests, the mythical journey starts in the wineries close to Athens. There, in the land of Dionysus, god of winemaking and wine, harvest is done exactly the way it was done in the ancient times. Adriana’s luxurious wine tours are the epitome of combining exclusive wine tasting with gourmet recipes made of Greece’s finest delicacies. Participate in the harvest with your named hat, basket, pruner and gloves. At the same time you have the chance to visit and admire the Temple of Zeus in Sounio Cape.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$600.60
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$600.60
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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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$329.28
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$329.28

Full Day Private Tour: Athens Highlights, Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon

Full Day Private Tour: Athens Highlights, Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon

In this tour, you will visit the Acropolis(Parthenon, Propylaea, Erechtheion, Karyatides and the Temple of Athena Nike), The Old Palace, The Tomb of The Unknown Soldier in front of the Parliament and The Changing of The Guards, The Temple of Zeus with the famous Arch of Hadrian, The Panathenaic Stadium, the first Stadium of the Modern Olympic Games of 1896. Afterwards, by the Athenian Riviera, the scenic coastal road, offers to you an amazing view of the Saronic Gulf, while we pass through the most splendid suburbs of Athens. Some of these amazing suburbs of Athens are Palaion Faliron, Glyfada, Varkiza and Vouliagmeni, all the way to Cape Sounion, where you can visit the temple of Poseidon that is worldwide famous as one of the most magnificent panoramic views in the world and have lunch in a nice tavern.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$367.46
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$367.46
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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
  • Taking safety measures
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$255.41
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$255.41
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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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$133.47
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$133.47
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Private Tour:Athens & Cape Sounio through Athenian Riviera

Private Tour:Athens & Cape Sounio through Athenian Riviera

Are you interested in exploring the ancient magic world with safety, comfort, privatization, flexibility? Let's go together to explore the birthplace of democracy and philosophy. The Acropolis hill and the Parthenon the Panathenaic Stadium the Ex-Royal palace, the three buildings of Knowledge, the Parliament building, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and Old Greek Parliament. The Lycabettus hill (panoramic view of Athens)Then we’ll take the coastal avenue to explore the Athenian riviera passing through the most beautiful suburbs of Athens. We'll stop for a while to visit the spectacular lake of Vouliagmeni in the most luxurious Reagan of Athens. Then we’ll head to Cape Sounion. You will see there the ancient temple of Poseidon 444 BC. This site is connected with Greek Mythology and the Monster Minotaur. The vista from up there of the Aegean sea is unique. If you visit the temple in the afternoon you can enjoy one of the most beautiful sunsets in your life.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$381.95
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$381.95
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Athens Sights & Sounion (Poseidon Temple) - Private Full Day Tour

Athens Sights & Sounion (Poseidon Temple) - Private Full Day Tour

This tour covers all the major sights of Athens plus the Athenian riviera and the famous Poseidon Temple at Cape of Sounion. This tour has a personalize character. The car will be only for you. The driver will try to face all your needs during the tour. You may easily customize the suggested itinerary in accordance to your wish. JG Athens Tours gives specific attention to the quality than to the quantity. Our clients' safety is of our outmost priorities. Due to recent pandemia of Covid 19, increased precautionary measures of personal hygiene have been taken.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$376.13
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From Athens: Half day tour to Temple of Poseidon, Cape Sounio (Athens Riviera)

From Athens: Half day tour to Temple of Poseidon, Cape Sounio (Athens Riviera)

This is a great half-day tour option if you’re looking to explore Greece beyond Athens. You will possibly view the most beautiful sunset of your life. Pass idyllic beaches as you leave Athens for some of the most gorgeous ruins of Ancient Greece. The tour begins with a breathtaking drive along the scenic coastal road(one of the nicest coastlines in Greece). During this relaxing ride, you’ll enjoy splendid views of the Saronic Gulf while passing through some of Athen's most beautiful suburbs. During our way to Sounion, we will stop at the Lake of Vouliagmeni, in the heart of the Athenian Riviera. Arrive at Cape Sounion, a historic and beautiful area of Greece. The steep cliffs offer a breathtaking, panoramic view, and on a clear day you can look out to some of Greece's beautiful isles. In addition to the views, look forward to visiting the 5th-century B.C. Temple of Poseidon. - We will have free time for photos. - A private tour provides personalized service.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$131.71
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Athens Highlights & Cape Sounio Full Day Private Tour

Athens Highlights & Cape Sounio Full Day Private Tour

Athens and Sounio Private Tour is the best option to combine sightseeing and pleasure as you have the opportunity to see all the attractions of Athens, when exploring the city in a few hours and enjoying the sea and the sun while driving to Cape Sounio. Visit the most important Greek city, the birth of the Democracy and the cradle of the western civilization and the Acropolis, the symbol of the Golden Age of Athens. Enjoy the drive along the Athenian Riviera and watch the beautiful sunset from the Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounio. Enjoy the exclusivity and flexibility of a private tour with the assistance of your English speaking driver. Let us be your hosts in our beautiful city and explore Athens and Corinth at your own pace.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$400.40
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Enchanting Athens & Sounio Private Sightseeing

Enchanting Athens & Sounio Private Sightseeing

A private tour scheduled to satisfy the travellers who wish to experience both the central and the coastal Athens! You can always begin at midday so you can have the chance to view an amazing sunset at Poseidon's temple overlooking the Aegean Sea
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$113.25
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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 230.53. Guided Temple of Poseidon tours start around USD 230.53 per person. See all 184 Temple of Poseidon tickets and tours on Viator.
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