This is a completely personalized tour to Cape Sounion and Poseidon´s temple from Athens. Your private driver will pick you up from your hotel or place of choice in Athens at your desired time to start your private tour.
During this tour you will visit, Cape Sounion and Poseidon´s temple which is one of the most evocative sites of ancient Greece and a top visitor attraction. It is the promontory at the southernmost tip of the Attic peninsula, 8 kilometres south of the town of Lavrio and 70 kilometres southeast of Athens.
Enjoy the flexibility of this tour where we can focus on places that interest you the. During your tour your guide will take you to the best places in the town for you to take the best pictures.
Most important monuments & sights on this private tour:
Cape Sounion is noted for its Temple of Poseidon, one of the major monuments of the Golden Age of Athens. Its remains are perched on the headland, surrounded on three sides by the sea. It is one of the most magnificent ancient relics in all of Greece. You will be mesmerized by the blankets of blues, reds and oranges that engulf the temple as the sun descends into the sea. The site covers about one acre and includes a second, smaller temple to Athena. This stunning architectural masterpiece, made entirely of white marble, has survived more than 2,800 years of war. To see Poseidon´s temple up close is to feel awe and to know a sense of permanence and timelessness.
The tour is fully customizable. Please contact us to make your tour a unique experience and help you organize your private tour at your convenience. Each tour has a luxury vehicle with private driver.
The City: Athens
Athens is the capital and largest city of Greece dominating the Attica region. In Fact it is one of the biggest economic centres in southeastern Europe. Piraeus, its port, is the largest passenger port in Europe and the second largest in the world. Athens is home to art, learning and philosophy represented by its ancient monuments, museums and cultural institutions. It is one of the few cities to have hosted the Olympics more than once. There are over 665,000 of residents in the city. It has been a destination for travelers since antiquity, it has airports with budget flights from many parts of Europe and as well as having few sights of interest, it is well- places for exploring this attractive city. Athens was voted the third best city to visit in Europe in 2015 by European Best Destination.
Our Private Tours & Experiences at Tour Travel & More
Tour Travel & More offers private custom tours for families, group of friends or even incentives. We adapt our tours to fit your own personal needs. All our vehicles are private luxury vehicles, mini buses, and buses. We have official guides in a large number of languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch, Chinese, Russian, Japanese, German, Greek, & Portuguese amongst others.