Athens Private Tour: Cape Sounio Half Day Tour

Starting Time
4 hours
Starting point
Free Cancellation
Free Cancellation

  • Visit the Temple of Poseidon and see graffiti left by English poet Lord Byron
  • Travel to Cape Sounion and enjoy beautiful views of the Saronic Gulf and its islands
  • Discover the ancient temple and the stirring legends that surround it
  • Choose from a morning or afternoon tour with complimentary pick up/drop off service to your Athens hotel
  • Enjoy the customized nature of a private tour and personal attention from a professional driver and guide.

Discover, with a breathtaking drive along the scenic coastal road, Athens riviera and the temple of Poseidon. During this relaxing ride you’ll enjoy splendid views of the Saronic Gulf while passing through some of Athens’ most beautiful suburbs, including  Hellinikon Olympic coblex, Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, and Varkiza.

Begin your private tour with a pick up from your Athens central hotel and travel in your luxury air conditioned mini bus toward the Attica Riviera. After about 90 minutes you will arrive at Cape Sounion, a historic and beautiful area of Greece. The steep cliffs offer breathtaking, panoramic views. On a clear day you can see at least 7 of the Greek islands. In addition to the views, visit the famous 5th-Century BC Temple of Poseidon, dedicated to the God of the Sea. The beauty of the surviving Doric columns has inspired many poets, including Lord Byron who carved his name on one of the columns. Walk back in time and feel the beat of Ancient Greece as you stare across magical views of crystal clear waters.

  • Professional and licensed guide
  • Transportation by a deluxe vehicle
  • Entrance fees
  • Accurate hotel pick up/drop off service
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Meals and drinks

Transportation: by Deluxe Mercedes Taxi for 1 to 3 pax, and Deluxe Mini  Van/Bus for 4 to 14 pax.

Guide: English or Italian or French.

For other languages extra fees may apply. For Sunday a supplement of 80 € apply.

Cancel up to 24 hours prior the date of the experience for a full refund.


4 Reviews


April 28th, 2017
Great guide. Guide adapted tour to my particular interests. Beautiful views.

Davidand David

April 28th, 2017
This 1/2 day tour was amazing. We were promptly picked up at hour hotel by our tour guide from Siva Private Tours, Ioanna, and and our driver, Mike. The...


October 23rd, 2014
This tour was vey good. I prefere the private tours. Many congratulations to our guide Vaggelis!!!!

john R

January 25th, 2013
We used KEY Tours 3 times plus had them arrange airport pick up as we were coming in ahead of our cruise package. Alexis was very helpful in helping us plan...

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