Cape Sounion

5 hour private tour

Cape Sounion is 70 km away from Athens where lies the magnificent temple of Poseidon. Driving along the coastal road of "Posidonos", one of the nicest coastlines of all Greece, you will pass by the beautiful harbors of Glyfada, Vouliagmeni and Varkiza. The ultimate place for sailboats, yachting, sunshine and blue seas! A splendid view of the Saronic Golf.

We arrive at Cape Sounion, the southernmost point of the European mainland.

Panoramic view of all the Aegean sea, from the top of the outstanding rock a monument to the history of the temple of Poseidon.

Sounion was believed to be the home of the god of the sea, Poseidon. Legends and myths alongside reality! The temple of the goddess Athena was also just beside this.

The area is known as "Lavrio" and it is one of the richest in metals and minerals. Here ancient silver-lead mines are located. The sunrise seen from Cape Sounio became famous as it was shown in the "Millenium World TV Show 2000".

During the tour there will be time to have lunch by the seaside at one of the picturesque coves of the Saronic Golf.

Transportation by a luxury type private car, minivan or minibus with a professional, English speaking, non-smoking driver.
Escorted throughout by an officially licensed tour guide.
All private tours can be tailored to satisfy our guests' interests and create a memorable experience.
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We were picked up by Christos snd Callie in large clean comfortable Mercedes van. I can only say that they were both just Fantastic!! The 1st day we went to Delfi and the following day we went to Mycenae and Epidavros. Christos and Callie were knowledgeable, professional and gave us an 11 out of 10 experience. Above and beyond our expectations. I wouldn't consider any other service!

- Benny Dogger



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