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Cape Sounion And Temple Of Poseidon Private Day Trip provided by Crispy Local

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Cape Sounion And Temple Of Poseidon Private Day Trip

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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.
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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    Temple of Poseidon
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
    Set out to a private sunset day trip to Cape Sounion. Our trip starts with a wonderful drive along the Athens Riviera. During this relaxing ride you’ll enjoy splendid views of the Saronic Gulf while passing through some of Athens’ most beautiful suburbs, including Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, and Varkiza. Your private driver will share tips and insights and recommend places to go or have a nice meal. Arriving at the Cape Sounion, you will visit the 5th century B.C. Temple of Poseidon with its magnificent panoramic view of the Aegean Sea (on a clear day you can see several islands). Cape Sounion has long played an important part in Greek mythology and history, and the first recorded mention of it occurs in the Odyssey, as the last safe landing before Poseidon scattered the returning Greek navy. As god of the sea, Poseidon was very important for ancient Greeks, and the scale of the Temple at Cape Sounion reflects that. At the Temple, be filled from the beauty, the history and the culture of this unique place. Wander around the ruins and view the signature of Lord Byron, carved here in the early 1800s. Absorb the far-reaching views over the Aegean and take unique photos. Later on, your private driver will recommend you scenic places to go for a meal or even enjoy a delicious waffle with ice cream.
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Important Information
Duration
5h
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation by luxury car or mini van
  • Greek Culinary Welcome Gift
  • English Speaking Private Driver Sharing Tips
  • Extra Stops
Exclusions
  • Guide in Archeological site
  • Entrance Tickets ( Temple of Poseidon) 8€ Per Person
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Poseidon
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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By: Crispy Local
361kata
361kata
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One of the best sunsets
One of the best places to visit close to Athens. It is only about 1 hour drive and the route is rewarding. Ioannis
361kata
361kata
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Perfect day
We booked lake vouliagmeni tour and we had a great time. The location is breathtaking, the water warm and the surpr
yannisk323
yannisk323
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Very interesting tour guide!
We had a great tme! Yannis provided us with an excellent service! Highly recommended if you want a professional pri
euripiasar
euripiasar
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Great Views - Great Drive!
The views of the cliff of Cape Sounio were astonishi g! The ride from Athens to the Temple is scenary. The service,
Georsta
Georsta
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Great Experience!
The place is great, the cliffs are breathtaking and the view is astonishing! The drive to Meteora was easy and comf
Evanskat
Evanskat
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Perfect day! The best tour ever!
What can i say about Meteora and about this tour? Words can't describe the beauty of the landscape and the amazing
Bob S
Bob S
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5 Star Service, 5 Star Tour Guide
Our guide, Ioannis, went above and beyond in every way and we highly recommend him! It was a four hour drive each
L7557WZallanm
L7557WZallanm
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Great time spent on boat !
The tour was really great ! We were 5 people and the weather was not so good (windy and bit of rain), so the captai
Steve B
Steve B
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Most comfortable and enjoyable way to see this unique destination!
My wife and myself have been frequent visitors to Greece over the years but the one attraction that had eluded us w
odelia788
odelia788
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Don't hesitate- Great trip and guide
Enjoyed a wonderful day with John, very interesting and enlightening. Highly recommend. John was very accommodatin
katerinakalg
katerinakalg
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A half day trip to remember
Despite being Greek, I had never visited Ancient Corinth before and jumped on the chance when my French friends vis
EvaMarianna
EvaMarianna
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Great trip
Thank you for the amazing experience! My Italian boyfriend and I got to see the beauty of Ancient Corinth and have
JonLa36
JonLa36
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Highly recommended
This tour was recommended to me by a friend. Me and my company joined on August and didn't expect this experience.
eduardovP2351LE
eduardovP2351LE
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Great guide for Meteora
Perfect one-day trip, memories for life! Yannis is very knowledgeable as a guide, but also attentive to details, so
Komalpargi
Komalpargi
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Must have experience of the most beautiful sunset
What can I say about this tour. There is nothing that can go wrong if you decide to visit the Temple of Posidon in
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  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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