Cape Sounio - Temple of Poseidon private tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

48939


Categories

Youth and Family, Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Greek (fluent), German (advanced), English (fluent)

The athenian Riviera


Most populat at the sunset, Cape Sounio is just beautiful any time.
The temple of Poseidon, the greek god of the sea, is facing the Aegean and the rocky ground has a wild yet peaceful beauty. Lord Buron wrote a poem there!
Hidden treasure; Vouliagmeni lake on the way

Itinerary

When we leave the center of Athens we start driving by the seaside.
We will pass by Stavros Niarchos foundation, a modern cultural building by the famous architect Renzo Piano.
The scenic drive allows glances at the Aegean sea, several beaches and small villages.
We will make a stop-over to see Lake Vouliagmeni, a natural spa.
At Cape Sounio we will see the fortress and the temple and talk about the ancient silver mines of the area

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Cruise ships terminal or hotel lobby. If you are in a yacht I can meet you at the marina.

End location: Cruise ships terminal, hotel.

Duration: 4 hours

The duration will extend if you wish to have a swim and lunch.

Transportation

Private transfer by taxi or mini van

What’s Included

Other: The price covers my payment as your personal guide for this tour and the cost of transportation.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 Euros - If you feel like having something to eat or drink at the local cantina, or buy postcards you need to carry some money. Credit cards accepted

What’s Extra

Other: The entrance fees. Regular ticket 8 euros

A Recent Review of this tour

Nota was an awesome tour guide. We enjoyed our trip to Poseidon's Temple and it amazing views and had a cappuccino in the coffee shop at the bottom of the temple. We then stopped to see the Vouliameni lake and learn about it healing waters. I would totally recommend Nota who is also an experienced Archaelogist to any one who is interested in any of her tours. She is absolutely wonderful.
Anita Seaman

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