Cape Sounion Tour Greece – Half day
Departures : Daily (at 14.30 in the afternoon).
Duration : aprox. 4 hours.
Departure from our Athens central hotel or the terminal , in the afternoon. We drive along the coastal road with the splendid view of Saronic Gulf, passing the beautiful beaches of Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, Varkiza and countless coves, we arrive at cape Sounion. This is one of the most photographed monuments of Greece. We’ll visit the Temple of Poseidon of the 5th century B.C. overlooking the Aegean sea. Cape Sounio has been a sacred site since very ancient times. The “sanctuary of Sounion” is first mentioned in the Odyssey, as the place where Menelaus stopped during his return from Troy to bury his helmsman, Phrontes Onetorides. The beauty of the Temple and its environment had inspired the famous English poet Lord Byron who carved his name on one of the columns. Back to Athens and drop off at our Athens central hotel or the terminal. Cape Sounion Tour, is a perfect choice for all the visitors of Athens.
Price: 45 € per adult , 25 € per child ( for the period 01/11/2020-31/3/2021 ).
50 € per adult , 25 € per child ( for the period 01/4/2021-31/10/2021 ).
The above tour includes :
- Transport by luxury A/C bus.
- Professional and licensed guide.
- Entrance fees of the Temple of Poseidon.
- Pick up/drop off from the most of the Athens central hotels.
- Free wifi on the coach.
- Tips (optional ) are not included.
- Personal expenses are not included.