Excursion to Cape Sounion

Athens is not only one of the most wonderful and magical cities in Greece, it is also one of the most ancient cities in the country, where you can get acquainted with culture, history and traditions. Athens is a unique city, it is here that one of the most famous sights is located, which tourists from all over the world come to see. In order to make the most of your time during your vacation in Greece, you definitely need to attend numerous excursions.

Excursions allow you to get to know the city as best as possible, and, most importantly, faster. One of the favorite excursions of tourists is a visit to Cape Sounion. This is one of the southernmost points not only of Attica, but also of Europe. The cape is located 65 km from the capital of Athens. The way to Cape Sounion is already a little adventure. It stretches along the picturesque and panoramic road of the Saronic Gulf of the Aegean Sea. The views that will surround you are magnificent.

Our route will pass through some of the most beautiful coastal areas of the city – Vouliagmeni, Lagonisi, Glyfada, Varkiza, Anavyssos. These are resort areas, which in tandem make up the main part of the “Apollo Coast”. It is here that expensive restaurants and cafes, traditional taverns serving Greek dishes, and entertainment venues such as discos and nightclubs are located.

Of course, you can’t do without souvenir shops and shops where you can buy gifts for yourself and your loved ones as a memory of a wonderful trip. In addition, it is here that one of the most beautiful and well-maintained beaches is located, which were awarded the famous Blue Flag award, which is given out for the cleanliness of the beach area.

Before you will open an incredible view of the steep bank of the cape, where the ruins of the temple of Poseidon, which dates back to the 5th century, stand. BC. It is here that you can see the scrawled name of the romantic Byron, who was imbued with the history of Greece and decided to leave a memory of himself on one of the ancient columns.

You will have time to walk around the temple and enjoy the panorama that will open before you. This is a stunning view of the sea, which is incomparable to anything, and on clear days from Cape Sounion you can see not only the nearby islands, but also the Peloponnese. Beliefs and legends say that arriving here, you should definitely make a wish at sunset, then it will certainly come true. The journey will be truly amazing, and the nature and atmosphere that will surround you will be charming, and only happens in Athens.

Get to know the culture and nature of this amazing country and make your trip as informative as possible by visiting various excursions. And our company will organize for you the most amazing and interesting excursions that will give you a lot of positive emotions.