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Cape Sounion Afternoon Tour with Air-Conditioned Return Transfers from Athens


Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday

  • Duration

    5 hours

  • Start time


  • Meeting Point

    Make your way to AthensWalks office by the Acropolis at Athanasiou Diakou street 16, 11742. Please arrive at the meeting point 15 mins early.

  • Ending Point

    Same as the start point

Key Highlights

  • Enjoy a half-day guided tour to the picturesque Cape Sounion
  • Discover a historic site outside of Athens with return transportation included
  • Explore the Temple of Poseidon and enjoy stunning coastal views
  • Pass through scenic Athens’s suburbs like Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, and Varkiza
  • Your tour guide host will provide you with Photo Frames for some truly interesting pictures
  • Both printed and smartphone vouchers accepted!


Leave the hustle and bustle of Athens behind on a visit to the picturesque Cape Sounion. Travel in the comfort of an air-conditioned vehicle from the local tour operator’s office and enjoy a drive along Attica’s scenic coastal road, which boasts picturesque views of the Saronic Gulf.

Pass through some of the most scenic suburbs of Athens, such as Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, and Varkiza, and soak in the beauty of the idyllic beaches and the small islands offshore. Stop at the most famous spot in the Riviera of Athens for some truly breathtaking views!

Bask in the beauty of the Mediterranean landscape as you pass through the National Park of Sounion. Enjoy a leisurely walk on the rocky promontory of Sounion and visit the majestic Temple of Poseidon, built in the late 5th century BC. You can take some great pictures using your photo frames, provided exclusively by us, and enrich your photo portfolio.

Hear the Mythical tales of Theseus, Ariadne, and Minotaur and explore the Temple of Poseidon, God of the Sea, while enjoying spectacular views of the Aegean Sea. Watch the magnificent blue colors of the Aegean Sea and admire the vibrant hues of the sky.


  • Guided tour of Cape Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon
  • Air conditioned vehicle
  • English speaking Professional tour leader
  • Wifi on board
  • All taxes


  • Meals and Drinks
  • Entrance Fees to the archaeological site
  • Licensed Tour Guide
  • Pick Up/ Drop Off from/ to hotel

Please note

Voucher information: You can show your voucher on your smartphone (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

Please arrive at the meeting point 15 mins early.

Wheelchair-friendly: No.

Dress Code: We recommend dressing in Comfortable shoes, Hat (especially on warm months, June, July, August).

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.

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