Book a Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon Half-Day Trip from Athens with a private Guide.
Book this Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon Half-Day Trip from Athens with a private licensed English speaking Guide, and visit the must-see Temple Of Poseidon at Cape Sounio in 5 hours!
What you will do and see on this half-day private tour to Cape Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon from Athens?
Temple of Poseidon
Licensed English speaking guide
Enjoy the ride in your air-conditioned luxurious minivan toward the Attica Riviera.
You will drive along the shoreline and have wonderful views over the Saronic Gulf and the cliffs, beaches, and villages along the way.
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.
Have a short walk to the temple, framed by the magnificent views of the endless blue of the Aegean Sea and the coastline.
The Licensed English speaking guide will explain the temple’s long history, the Myths around it and its huge importance as a place of worship and vantage point for the Greeks keen to control the shipping lanes to Athens.
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Stop At: Temple of Poseidon, Sounio, East Attica Region, Attica
Enjoy a sensational tour at the majestic views of Cape Sounion and the sacred Temple of Poseidon on this private half-day tour from Athens.
The tour has a private licensed tourist guide and not just a driver/guide! You will have a coastal drive along the beautiful Attica Riviera, then marvel at the ruins of the Temple of Poseidon which dates back to 444 BC.
Stand in awe before the sea cliff of the Cape and get inspired by the gaze of the endless blue of the Aegean Sea!