- Our tours operate all year round and can be scheduled at any time convenient for you.
Private Tour of Athens and Cape Sounion to Discover Ancient Ruins...
8 Hours: Visit Athens and Cape Sounio like never before with our 8-hour private tour. Our tour offers high-quality services, ensuring you a full day of unforgettable memories and experiences. We'll start our tour in Athens, where you'll see some of the most important archaeological sites, including the Acropolis. From there, we'll travel along the beautiful Athens Riviera, heading to Sounio.
You'll be amazed by the impressive views along the way. Once we arrive in Sounio, we'll visit the Temple of Poseidon, one of the most important sanctuaries of the ancient world. You'll have the chance to explore this impressive site and capture some amazing photos. Afterward, we'll explore the traditional area of Plaka, full of old mansions and narrow streets. You'll also have the chance to taste the famous Greek Souvlaki, a delicious dish that you won't want to miss.
Our private tour in Athens and Cape Sounio offers excellent value for money and comes with free cancellation, giving you peace of mind when booking. So why wait? Book now and get ready for an unforgettable journey through the rich history and culture of Athens and Cape Sounio!
Are you ready for a personalized private tour of Athens and Cape Sounio? Look no further! Our exclusive tour offers a memorable journey starting with a pick-up from your hotel by your private transportation, accompanied by an English-speaking driver. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the scenic drive along the picturesque Athenian Riviera.
- Cape Sounio: Our first destination is Cape Sounio, where you'll witness the awe-inspiring Temple of Poseidon, one of the ancient world's most significant sanctuaries. Prepare to be captivated by the breathtaking views of the Aegean Sea from this cliff-top temple, providing the perfect backdrop for capturing memorable photos.
- Panoramic City Tour: Next, we'll embark on a panoramic tour of Athens, allowing you to experience the city's iconic landmarks. Our route includes the renowned Panathinaiko Stadium, which hosted the first modern Olympic Games in 1896. You'll also have the opportunity to admire the Athens Trilogy, comprising the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens, and the National Library. As we continue, you'll encounter the National Garden, Hadrian's Arch, St. Paul's Church, Parliament, and much more. At this point, the driver will drop you off at either Acropolis or Plaka to continue your amazing journey with your knowledgeable guide.
- Time for Lunch: After an eventful tour, we'll pause for a delectable lunch at one of the charming tavernas in Plaka or the nearby Monastiraki area. Indulge in Greece's famous cuisine, savoring dishes like souvlaki, moussaka, or feta cheese, offering a true taste of Greek gastronomy.
- Plaka: Following lunch, we'll take a leisurely stroll through the picturesque Plaka neighborhood, renowned for its enchanting streets, delightful souvenir shops, and historic mansions. Immerse yourself in the local ambiance and soak up the vibrant atmosphere of this charming district.
- Acropolis: Finally, our grand finale awaits at the Acropolis, one of Greece's most celebrated landmarks. Prepare to be mesmerized by the ancient architectural marvels, including the Parthenon, the Propylaea, the Erechtheion, and the Temple of Athena Nike. Delve into their rich history and learn fascinating insights from your guide.
- Acropolis of Athens: Explore the famous citadel and its ancient ruins
- Parthenon, the Temple of Athena Nike, and the Erechtheion.
- Plaka: Stroll through the charming streets, filled with shops, restaurants, and cafes.
- Syntagma Square: Witness the changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
- Cape Sounio: Temple of Poseidon, an ancient structure overlooking the Aegean Sea.
- Visit the southernmost tip of the Attica peninsula
- The Temple of Zeus, also known as the Olympieio
- Pick up & drop of from your hotel in Athens
- Private transportation with English speaking driver
- Photo stop at Athenian Riviera
- Mineral water, wet & dry tissues
- All taxes
- Entry/Admission - in Athens & Sounio
- Meals & personal expenses
- Gratuities (optional)
- All of our drivers are professional and English-speaking with extensive experience and knowledge of the sites you will be visiting. While they can provide general information about each site, they are not official guides. Our drivers will take you on routes that bypass tourist crowds and recommend local, traditional restaurants where you can experience Mediterranean cuisine.
- We highly recommend booking a local guide during your trip to gain in-depth information about each site.
- We work in partnership with the Luxury Car Rental Company, www.premiumrentacar.gr to provide a wide selection of brand new cars, including:
- From 1 to 4 persons, we provide you Mercedes E class or MPV, Citroen Picasso or similar
- From 5 to 8 persons, we provide you Mini Van type Mercedes Vito or similar
- From 9 to 17 persons, we provide you Minibus Mercedes Sprinter 18 seats
- Our driver will meet you at your hotel in Athens, Airbnb, or a specific address and provide you with a folder containing necessary travel documents (air tickets, ferry tickets if relevant, and other useful information).
- Once your booking is finalized, we will send you a confirmation form with pick-up time and other details of the trip.
- One day prior to the trip, we will send you the driver's details.
- If you arrive at Athens airport or Piraeus, our representative will be waiting for you with a sign bearing your name, assist you with your baggage, and accompany you to your car. We also provide mineral water and tissues.
- Our tours are Private and customized for you, with the flexibility to add or remove anything from our proposed program. We can accommodate groups from 1 person to 36 or more.
- To make the most of your stay in Greece, we recommend taking out an insurance policy to cover unexpected events during your trip. We have partnered with INTERAMERICAN, . INTERAMERICAN, the largest private insurance company in Greece
- We can arrange your accommodation a day before and after your tour, as well as private arrival and departure transfers from/to Athens airport.
- We also offer luggage storage at our store for a fee of 3€ per day per luggage.
- The entrance fee for the Acropolis is 20 euros per person.
- The entrance fee for the Acropolis Museum is 15 euros per person.
- The entrance fee for the Cape Sounio is 10 euros per person.
- To confirm a booking, a 30% payment in advance is required, which is fully refundable in case of written cancellation received at least 4 days prior to the arrival date.
- For any cancellation or change within 3 days prior to the first day of arrival and/or no-shows, full cancellation fees will apply, which will be the total cost of the program.
- A written notification of any cancellation or change is necessary and should be sent to PRIVATE TOURS Greece.