Take the chance to admire one of the most beautiful sunsets you will ever see from the incredible Poseidon’s Temple, which dominates over Cape Sounion, where the blue of the Greek sky meets the Aegean Sea in the southermost point of Attica and wander at the city of Lavrion, an important port of ancient times. In this full day excursion, you will have the opportunity to get in touch with the natural side of Greece by visiting one of the most picturesque places in Attica. You will see worldwide famous archeological sites, enjoy your coffee like a true Greek, relax by the sea and taste traditional Greek recipes.
Give yourselves the chance to S-Cape from the urban frenzy of a modern metropolis and get closer to nature.
Suggested Starting Time: 16:00
What's Not included
* This specific Experience starts from 110,00 € p.p. for a party of eight (8) Travelers. For more information regarding Pricing check the appropriate tab.
** For details on admission and pricing please visit the following links:
Cape Sounion http://odysseus.culture.gr/h/3/eh355.jsp?obj_id=2390
Lavrion Archaeological Museum http://odysseus.culture.gr/h/1/eh155.jsp?obj_id=3321
*** In order to meet your needs, each and every tour parameter can be customized in accordance with your requests (i.e. meeting point, pick up and drop off service, starting time etc.). Please feel free to use our inquiry form to express any special requests that you may have in order to have your tour tailored to your wishes.
Our full day tour experience begins at the pre-arranged starting point, where a dedicated Be a Greek Expert will pick you up in a private vehicle.
The first part of our drive towards Cape Sounion will take us to the Athenian Riviera, where we will be travelling next to the sea, providing us with some really beautiful views and the opportunity to learn about the history of all the sites of our tour.
A visit to a trendy cafe will be the first stop of our excursion, allowing us to enjoy some of the typical greek refreshments by the sea, the perfect beginning of our day.
After our pleasant coffee break our tour will take as to the city of Lavrion, a port of great significance in ancient Greece due to its rich mines that gave us the silver from which one of the first silver coins in the world was cut, the renowned Athenian Drachma (580 B.C.). The small but beautiful city offers the opportunity to take a relaxing walk by the sea and admire some of the many archeological sites.
The following stop will be Cape Sounion, one of the most beautiful places in Greece, a site of great historic and mythological value. With the Temple of Poseidon rising above all else, the experience of admiring the sunset from the Temple is one of the most sought-after moments of all Travelers in Greece.
Following our visit to Cape Sounion, we will head to a local restaurant of your choosing for dinner, giving you the chance select between a great variety of delicacies from the local cuisine. Being able to enjoy some of the best traditional Greek recipes, accompanied by a glass of wine, will be the perfect conclusion to our day before we make our way back to Athens.
* Tour itinerary may change in case of adverse weather conditions.
** The order of the visited sites may change depending on the season of the year and the exact time of the sunset.
*** This tour is conditioned by the closing days of the Temple of Poseidon. For further info please refer to the respective websites (which can be found in the Description tab of our tour) or feel free to use our inquiry form.
|Private Tour (Runs every day)|
|Participating Travelers||Price per person (in euro)|
|Private Tour (Runs every day)|
|0 to 3 years||100% (Free of charge)|
|4 to 11 years||40%|
Be advised: Children must be accompanied by at least one adult of legal age (18 years old or over) per group.
|Semi-Private Tour (Runs every Tuesday and Friday)|
|Minimum number of Travelers||Price per person (in euro)|
* In order for the semi-private tour to run the minimum number of travelers must be met. In case you have any questions please use our inquiry form.
** The above prices are final (all taxes included). There are no additional costs.