Cape Sounio & Temple of Poseidon Private Day Trip

Cape Sounio & Temple of Poseidon Private Day Trip

Spoken in: English, Ελληνικά, Français

( 151 reviews ) star Day tour Athens 1 - 8 watch_later 6 hours
  • Visit the magnificent Temple of Poseidon
  • Enjoy a traditional breakfast
  • Explore a picturesque village by the sea
  • Have some leisure time at a beautiful beach
  • 100% personalized experience just for you
  • Private tour: only you & your local host!

You will be picked up anywhere in: Athens

What you can expect

Join your favorite local on a day trip to the historical and beautiful Cape Sounio. Whether you are a fan of Greek mythology or just looking for the perfect beach spot, you are in luck because this awesome tour has that perfect mix!

All you gotta do is step outside of Athens and follow your favorite local. Your knowledgeable host will arrange everything, from pick up and drop off to any personal request you might have. Ready for some fun in the sun?

Head together with your new local friend towards Sounio and the wonderful beaches of south Attica. And to kickstart your exploring what better way than with a real Greek breakfast with Fredo and bougatsa.

Cape Sounio is guarded by the Temple of Poseidon, and it's definitely a must-see thanks to its stunning pillars and history. Exploring with your local host and be transported back in history thanks to their amazing storytelling skills.

Now, it's time for some swimming! Go to the nearby beaches and cool down in the crystal clear water, away from the hustle and bustle of the big city. Perfect spot for relaxing! After the beach fun, head over to a local tavern for a delicious selection of Greek dishes. The best is the fresh seafood but there are other options as equally good.

Leave Cape Sounio behind with its sunset as the perfect backdrop. Your local friend will make sure you have a smooth journey back home.

Want to make your day trip more unique? Personalize it in any way! Let your favorite local know what you would like to add/change and they'll adjust it just for you!

This is the plan

Meeting Point
Pick up from your hotel in the centre of the city or the port
Perfect Start
Enjoy a Greek breakfast, the perfect way to start your day trip!
Cape Sounio
Arrive at Cape Sounio and walk around the discover a picturesque village by the sea
Poseidon's Temple
Be amazed by this historical architectural gem and be transported back in time with incredible stories
Beach Time!
Time to go to the beach, relax and maybe swim a little!
Lunch Break
Go to a local tavern for a tasty local lunch
Back to Athens
Say goodbye to Cape Sounio as the sun sets and head back to Athens

Feel free to personalize this offer with the host of your choice

Day tour details

Private Day tour
Mode of transport
Car (cost included)
6 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 8 persons
Meeting point
Guest pick-up
included (free of charge)
instant confirmation
  • checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
  • closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date

What's included
checkPrivate guide
checkA/C Car
checkGreek traditional breakfast
checkGreek coffee
checkBottles of water
check1 non alcoholic drinks
Not included
closeEntrance tickets

about Withlocals Originals

  • Experience the heart
    of the city

  • With the host of
    your choice

  • Private. Affordable.
    And 100% You.


How it works:

  1. 1 Choose the theme of your tour.
  2. 2 Pick your favorite local as your private guide.
  3. 3 Let your guide personalize anything you like.


Now you can enjoy the true heart of the city in the most personal and unique way.