• CAPE OF SOUNION TEMPLE OF POSEIDON  HALF DAY TOUR
  • Lake of Vouliagmeni-Temple of Poseidon

 

This tour can take place in the morning or in the afternoon. The best start time is two and a half hours before sunset.

Starting from the place that you specify, we drive on the coastal Poseidonos Avenue. After passing through popular areas, such as Glyfada and Voula, we reach the famous area of ​​Vouliagmeni. We make our visit to the Vouliagmeni Lake (pict 1 ), famous for its thermal baths with their therapeutic properties (30 minutes).

We continue our tour passing villages and making small stops to photograph the beautiful beaches of the Aegean ( pict 2, 3,4 ). Arriving at Cape Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon ( pict 5-10 )  you have plenty of time for a coffee or juice, overlooking the Aegean Sea. After you make your visit to the temple of Poseidon, we go back.

Note: if the tour is in the afternoon, you will enjoy the sunset, one of the most beautiful ones in the world! There is also possibility of extending the duration of the tour, in order to enjoy your dinner in picturesque taverns, few meters away from the sea.

 
 
 
 
Duration:  4-5 hours approx
Price: 160 €      (Charge applies per car and not per person)

 

 

 

  • CAPE SOUNION  TEMPLE OF POSEIDON  FULL DAY TOUR
  • Lake of Marathon - Marathon Museums - Marathon Tomb - Temple of Artemis and its Museum - Temple of Poseidon - Lake Vouliagmeni  

 

A tour that guides you to the outskirts of Athens, which includes three different tours into one.

We start from the area of ​​Marathon.  Here, the Battle of Marathon took place in August or September 490 BC, between the Athenians and their allies Plateans against the Persians during the first invasion of Persians in Greece. The original route of the Marathon race starts here, every year, from the Stadium of Marathon. In the Marathon location, we will also visit the lake by the same name( pict 1), the museum of the Marathon Race ( pict 2 ) , the Archaeological Museum( pict 3 ), the Tomb of Marathon( pict 4 ) and the Stadium.

We continue heading to Vravrona, an important archaeological site of Attica, where the Temple of the goddess Artemis is located. Here, you will visit the archaeological site( pict,5, 6, 7 ) and the beautiful museum ( pict 8, 9 ) .

You will dine at a seaside restaurant and continue towards Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon.

 You have plenty of time to visit the Temple of Poseidon, which was built in 445 BC, at the southernmost tip of Attica, where once the strong Sounion ( pict 10, 11, 12, 13 ,14 ) fortress existed. In recent years, the area was declared a National Park because of its particular environmental value. After we complete our visit to the Temple, we will take the road of return, via the coastal road, admiring the beautiful beaches. Soon, we will reach Lake Vouliagmeni (thermal waters pict 15 ), where we will make a short 20 minutes stop in order to admire and take pictures of it. After this, we complete our tour, by returning to Athens, where we started it.

 
 
Duration:  9-10 hours
Price:  240 €      (Charge applies per car and not per person)