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Private Day Trip to Cape Sounio & Temple of Poseidon

  • Take a 6-hour tour to Cape Sounio and the Temple of Poseidon from Athens
  • Learn about Greek mythology and history from your informative guide
  • Swim in the clear waters of the Aegean Sea and enjoy a delicious breakfast
Private Day Trip to Cape Sounio & Temple of Poseidon
From US$46,01
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Venture out of the bustling city of Athens and explore Cape Sounio, home to the stunning Temple of Poseidon. This 6-hour private tour is perfect for those interested in Greek history and mythology and see beautiful views of the Aegean Sea. Take a dip in the crystal clear waters, enjoy a delicious Greek breakfast, and catch a beautiful sunset before heading back to Athens.
What to Expect
Join your favorite local on a day trip to the historical and beautiful Cape Sounio. Whether you are a fan of Greek mythology or just looking for the perfect beach spot, you are in luck because this awesome tour has that perfect mix!
All you gotta do is step outside of Athens and follow your favorite local. Your knowledgeable host will arrange everything, from pick up and drop off to any personal request you might have. Ready for some fun in the sun?
Head together with your new local friend towards Sounio and the wonderful beaches of south Attica. And to kickstart your exploring what better way than with a real Greek breakfast with Fredo and bougatsa.
Cape Sounio is guarded by the Temple of Poseidon, and it's definitely a must-see thanks to its stunning pillars and history. Exploring with your local host and be transported back in history thanks to their amazing storytelling skills.
Now, it's time for some swimming! Go to the nearby beaches and cool down in the crystal clear water, away from the hustle and bustle of the big city. Perfect spot for relaxing! After the beach fun, head over to a local tavern for a delicious selection of Greek dishes. The best is the fresh seafood but there are other options as equally good.
Leave Cape Sounio behind with its sunset as the perfect backdrop. Your local friend will make sure you have a smooth journey back home.
Reviews (12)
1 - 5 of 12 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amazing Day!

I highly recommend Vassilis and the Cape Sounion visit. I have taken many excursions with multiple companies and I have never had as good as an experience than with Vassilis. My family and I had an amazing day with great conversation and learning about the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Bripalm
Reviewed 15 February 2019
Sounio with Nikos, a perfect day

The tour with Nikos was great ! It was a blast to go together to lesser-known place. We learnt a lot thanks to Nikos and also connected well on a more personal level. Really attentioned and kind. Thank you !

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ARGcheese
Reviewed 23 January 2019
Day tour with Vassilis of Withlocals

We highly recommend Vassilis! He was prompt and extremely polite in initial responses and picked us up from our accommodation to drive us to our Cape Sounis destination. Vassilis is extremely knowledgeable, friendly, jovial and all round fun guy to be around. He also drove...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ninart
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

What can I say? Vassilis is nothing short of AMAZING!! Very courteous and personable. He is the perfect guide...full of knowledge about Greece. Even after the tour, he was extremely helpful with recommending restaurants and other places to check out....just a message away. :) If...More

Thank jstpassng
Reviewed 28 November 2018
wonderful tour with a wonderful local!

Yorgos was great to work with! So accommodating with our party of 12!..he arranged private transportation and allotted enough time to do an all day tour of Athens to include Acropolis, plaka, monastiraki area, a Greek cathedral, the famous flea market, Cape Sounion/temple of Poseidon,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Milena E
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18 September 2018|
Response from Carolina O | Reviewed this property |
Hi Paula we went in the morning, maybe you can request prior booking to have your day during the afternoon. Ours started at 9 Good luck!