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5-DAY TOUR

ATHENS - SOUNION

 

Day 1: Arrive Athens
Arrive at Athens airport and transfer to your hotel.
Overnight: Athens

 

 

Day 2: Half Day Athens City Tour with Acropolis museum
After breakfast transfer to terminal to join your group. This tour gives you an opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city. Our expert guides will take you to see the Panathenaic Stadium where the first Olympic Games of modern times were held in 1896 (short stop). Continue and pass by the Prime Minister's residence (ex Royal Palace) guarded by the Euzones in their colorful uniform, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Hadrian's Arch, the Parliament and the memorial to the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the University, the National Library, the Constitution Square (Syntagma). On the Acropolis visit the Architectural Masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: The Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and finally "the harmony between material and spirit", the monument that "puts order in the mind", the Parthenon. Continue and visit the place where at last the statues found their home and admire the wonders of the classical era: The new Acropolis museum (closed on Mondays). Afternoon at leisure. 
Overnight: Athens

 

 

Day 3: Afternoon Tour to Cape Sounion  - Athens
Morning at leisure. Afternoon drive along the coastal road, passing the wonderful beaches of Glyfada, Vouliagmeni & Varkiza to the most Southern point of Attica, Cape Sounion, where the white marble pillars of the Temple of Poseidon stand.  On the way, you have a splendid view of the Saronic Gulf and the little islands offshore.  After visiting the Temple of Poseidon, you have time to walk at leisure on the rocky promontory of Sounion. Return Athens appox at 6:30 pm.
Overnight: Athens

 


Day 4: Athens
Day at leisure.
Overnight: Athens

 

 

Day 5: Athens Departure
Free time at the city of Athens and then transfer to Athens Hellinikon International airport for departure.