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The Last Light: Half Day Tour of Cape Sounion with Sunset from Temple of Poseidon

E-Voucher Hotel Pick up included

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    5 hours

  • Start time

    You can start the tour conveniently any time you like!

    All you have to do is let us know your preferred time while booking the tour.

  • Meeting Point
    Pick up from your hotel. (Please mention your hotel name and address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details)
  • Ending Point

    Same as starting point.

Key Highlights

  • Savour one of the best sunsets in the world from the iconic Temple of Poseidon
  • Feast your eyes on the gorgeous panorama of the Ionian Islands from Cape Sounion
  • Witness one of the most magnificent and enriching sunsets from this beautiful vantage point
  • Get transported to Greece’s illustrious heritage amidst the historical remains of the Temple
  • Enjoy a scenic drive along the coast of Athenian Riviera with lovely views of the Saronic Gulf
  • Smartphone voucher accepted – no need to print!

Overview

Mired in history, mythology and incredible legends, Cape Sounion is a spectacular portal to the Classical Ages of Greece. This tour will take you on a scenic drive across the coasts of Athenian Riviera, with a chance to catch sight some of the most charming neighbourhoods of Athens, including Hellinikon Olympic Complex, Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, and Varkiza, as well as the vividly stunning Saronic Gulf. Roughly an hour and a half’s drive from Athens, Cape Sounion is one of the most integral archaeological sites in Greece capturing its glorious heritage.

Home to the enigmatic ruins of the Temple of Poseidon, this picturesque precipice - which drops down a chilling 197 m in to the sea, the Sounion has inspired numerous myths and legends. The place is shrouded in an enchanting aura of history and mythology; not to mention, it offers beautiful panoramas of the Ionian Islands and a chance to offer one of the best sunsets in the world. Revel in the ethereal beauty of this exotic locale as you savour a sensational sunset, that too amidst the magnetic vibrancy of an illustrious past. It’s an experience that can hardly be compared with anything else!

About The Supplier: With a tagline that puts forth their incredible philosophy - “Live everyday as a journey”, Key Tours is one of the premier travel operators in Greece. Based out of Athens in an office opposite the Temple of Olympian Zeus, they serve more than 60,000 visitors to Greece annually!

Inclusions

  • Entrance fees (Your time travel machine to the pages of a history book!)
  • Transport by Mercedes (Ride in style!)
  • Hotel Pick up and drop off service (Convenience comes knocking at your doors)
  • Professional and licensed guide (Not just great services, but brilliant stories too!)
  • All taxes (We got everything covered!)

Exclusions

  • Meals (It’s still a feast for your senses!)

Please note

Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other device.

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.

Please remember to carry your photo ID card.

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