Book a Half Day Tour to Cape Sounion from Athens in the Afternoon and Skip the Line!
Book this Half Day Tour to Cape Sounion from Athens an Afternoon bus tour, see the beauty of the surviving Doric columns has inspired many poets, including Lord Byron who carved his name on one of the columns Skip the Line!
Drive along the coastal road, passing the wonderful beaches of Glyfada, Vouliagmeni & Varkiza to the most Southern point of Attica, Cape Sounion, where the white marble pillars of the Temple of Poseidon stand.
On the way, you have a splendid view of the Saronic Gulf and the little islands offshore.
As you approach Cape Sounion, one of Greece’s most photographed monuments, it rises like a sheer cliff out of the sea.
At Cape Sounio 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 beauty of the surviving Doric columns has inspired many poets, including Lord Byron who carved his name on one of the columns.
After visiting the Temple of Poseidon, you have time to walk at leisure on the rocky promontory of Sounion.