This popular public tour booked with Archaeologous is conducted in an A/C vehicle traveling along the Saronic Gulf coast and passes by some of the most beautiful towns of Athens. The Cape Sounion Temple of Poseidon is extremely dramatic when seen in the afternoon light. Regally perched upon a 197 foot precipice, it appears to rise out of the sea. Built in the 5th century BC. it has been a guiding landmark for over 2,500 years. Other Greek islands can be seen from this legendary viewpoint.
This full day guided 'public/shared' tour is very popular for those new to Athens. The tour includes the modern and ancient architectural wonders of Athens, the Acropolis Museum, the Acropolis, Cape Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon. Just relax and let the licensed guide and dependable driver share magnificent Athens with the group.
Itinerary: Sounion Temple of Poseidon.
This Cape Sounion-Poseidon Half Day tour by Archaeologous will have you travel 2,500 back to enjoy the Temple of Poseidon, one of the top 10 major sights of Greece.
Itinerary: Acropolis/Parthenon, Ancient Olympic Panathenaikon Stadium, Hadrians Arch and the Temple of Zeus, Old Parliament House, Sounion Temple of Poseidon, The Plaka and Time for Lunch.
Favorite private shore excursion of cruise passengers and vacationers alike. Visit: Cape Sounion, Athens' Acropolis and lunchtime in the Plaka. Temple of Poseidon, the Parthenon and a city highlights drive in one day. FYI: If you choose you can be added to a public tour as well.