Full Day Private Tour: Athens Highlights, Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon

In this tour, you will visit the Acropolis(Parthenon, Propylaea, Erechtheion, Karyatides and the Temple of Athena Nike), The Old Palace, The Tomb of The Unknown Soldier in front of the Parliament and The Changing of The Guards, The Temple of Zeus with the famous Arch of Hadrian, The Panathenaic Stadium, the first Stadium of the Modern Olympic Games of 1896.
Afterwards, by the Athenian Riviera, the scenic coastal road, offers to you an amazing view of the Saronic Gulf, while we pass through the most splendid suburbs of Athens. Some of these amazing suburbs of Athens are Palaion Faliron, Glyfada, Varkiza and Vouliagmeni, all the way to Cape Sounion, where you can visit the temple of Poseidon that is worldwide famous as one of the most magnificent panoramic views in the world and have lunch in a nice tavern.

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  • What's included :
    • Professional English speaking Knowledgeable and Experienced Tour Driver.
    • Luxury transportation with New Mercedes Vehicles (the latest models).
    • Flexibility according to travelers Needs and Interests.
    • Athens Hotel, Apartment or Port (Cruise Ship) Pickup and Return.
    • Rates include: service for a private driver-guide, all parking fees and baggage charges.
    What's excluded :
    • Licensed Guide for guiding inside the monuments.
    • Entrance Fees
    • Food and Drinks
    • Entry/Admission - Parthenon
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Olympian Zeus
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Poseidon
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Parthenon, Acropolis Top of Dionyssiou Areopagitou, Athens 105 58 Greece

    The Athens Sightseeing usually starts at the Acropolis hill, with well known architectural masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens that includes Erechtheion (female statues of the Caryatides or Maidens dedicated to goddess Athena and god Poseidon), the temple of Athena Nike and Propylaea. You will also have a great chance to foresee the monument (that puts an order in mind), which is the Parthenon. From the top of the Acropolis hill you can see, the Odeon of Herodus Atticus, the Theatre of Dionysus and the Areopagus (Mars Hill).

    Get ready for a memorable day! We are expecting you!

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Temple of Olympian Zeus, Leoforos Vasilissis Olgas Leoforos Amalias, Athens 105 57 Greece

    The biggest temple ever built in the city of Athens.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Arch of Hadrian (Pili tou Adrianou), Leoforos Amalias, Athens Greece

    A Roman triumphal arch dedicated to the Roman Emperor Hadrian, to honor him for his many benefactions to the city of Athens. It was completed back in 131 AD.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Panathenaic Stadium, Vassileos Konstantinou Avenue opposite the statue of Myron Discobolus, Athens 116 35 Greece

    The first stadium of the first modern Olympics and the place where Pheidippides announced the Victory in the Battle of Marathon agains the Persians.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Leoforos Vasilissis Amalias Syntagma Square, Athens 100 28 Greece

    In front of the central square of Athens, located in the front side of the Parliament building, the Evzones (soldiers) wearing the traditional war uniform of 1821 are guarding the famous Tomb of the Unknown soldier.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: The Academy of Athens, 28 Panepistimiou Avenue, Athens 106 79 Greece

    Three amazing Neoclassical style buildings.
    -The Academy of Arts and Sciences
    -The University, and
    -The National library

    Are the best example of the Neoclassical architecture,

    the famous "Athenian Trilogy"

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Lake Vouliagmeni, Ethniki Odos Athinon Souniou, Vouliagmeni 166 71 Greece

    Lake Vouliagmeni ("Sunken Lake") is a small brackish-water lake fed by underground currents seeping through the mass of Mount Hymettus located to the south of Vouliagmeni, Greece.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: Varkiza, Varkiza, East Attica Region, Attica

    One of the most beautiful seaside suburbs that we will observe on the way to Cape Sounion. We are going to drive by the Athenian Riviera and All the Seaside suburbs of Athens in order to reach the location of the Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion.

    Stop At: Temple of Poseidon, Cape Sounio, Sounio 195 00 Greece

    The Ancient Greek temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion, built during 444–440 BC, is one of the major monuments of the Golden Age of Athens. It is perched above the sea at a height of almost 60 metres (200 ft).

    Duration: 40 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will pick you up from your Hotel (Any Hotel), Apartment, Piraeus port, Cruise ship or a specific place in the city of Athens.We recommend that we start at 7:30 in the morning in order to avoid crowds and the heat during summer time. Ports
    • Athens Cruise Ship Port, Piraeus, Athens
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • Near public transportation
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Should you require the services of a licensed guide, who is licensed to guide you within archaeological sites, this is an additional service available on request.
    • Drivers are very experienced, friendly and knowledgeable about the Greek history, mythology and our culture. Love to share their knowledge and they will provide you with a lot of useful information but they cannot come with you inside the archaeological sites. In Greece drivers are not permitted to offer guide services within such premises, only licensed guides can and it is an extra service.
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Amazing Athens Tours

Activity ID: V-104495P7

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