Are you wondering why Athens, the capital of Greece, is called that? We invite you to join our 8-hour, full-day tour to find out. A great opportunity to visit Attica’s two most important monuments – the Parthenon in Athens and the temple of Poseidon in Cape Sounion.
Experience a panoramic tour in some of the top sights of Athens, such as the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Greek Parliament and the change of the guards, Athens’ University and the Panathinaic Stadium or else, Kallimarmaron.
Heading from Athens to Cape Sounion, you will experience a great combination of the half-day tour in Athens and a tour to the Athenian Riviera (Athens coastline: Glyfada, Lake Vouliagmeni, Varkiza), until we reach our destination; the Temple of Poseidon.
Athens is the craddle of civilization. Book your tour in the city, where the past connects with the modern civilization.
Pick up/ drop off from /to all Athens centrally located hotels and apartmets.
A great combination of the half-day tour in Athens, and a tour to the Athens Riviera (Athens coastline: Glyfada, Varkiza, Lake Vouliagmeni) and Cape Sounion with the temple of Poseidon. A great way to visit two of Athen’s most important monuments – the Parthenon and the temple of Poseidon along with the Panoramic tour in some of the most important monuments of Athens -both ancient and modern- such as the Temple of Olympian Zeus , the Greek Parliament and the change of the guards, Athens univercity , and the Olympic stadium ( Panathinaikon stadium)
Tour starts by picking you up from your hotel , or Airbnb apartment and begins with a panoramic drive around Syntagma square, passing by National Garden, Hadrian’s Arch, St. Paul’s Church, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Catholic Cathedral. Wewill then drive along the Athens Trilogy which includes the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens, and the National Library with short stops for photos. Our driver guide will explain everything about Athens’s modern as well as ancient history and acquaint you with the life style of the Athenians .Continue for a photo stop at Panathinaiko Stadium where the first Olympic Games took place in 1896 It is the only stadium built out of white marble. Proceed, passing by Zappeion and Temple of Olympian Zeus. Last stop The Acropolis and the Parthenon.Our driver will help you to get your entrance tickets and wait for you to finish your visit.
After lunch,we will drive South towards the Athens Riviera and heading to Cape Sounion. The tour will drive you along the impressive coastal road of Athens towards the southern suburbs and you will soon be getting to Glyfada and Vouliagmeni, where you will see the lake of Vouliagmeni, an impressive lake that stands hidden , but gathers numerous visitors and bathers each summer. An hour’s drive later a short stop to a nearby beach before visiting the Temple of Poseidon will follow. . The Temple of Poseidon is of Doric Style Tempe and was built in the 5th century BC, is one of the most spectacular sites in the world, offering panoramic views not only to the sea, but also to the southern part of Attica and Athens. Thistour ends by dropping you off at your hotel
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