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  1. Greece
  2. Attica
  3. Athens
  4. Temple of Poseidon

Athens: Sunset Cape Sounion Trip in a Vintage VW Minibus

Product ID: 292425
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Hop on an iconic 1974 Volkswagen T2 minibus and explore the Athenian Riviera up to Cape Sounion to catch its famously mesmerizing sunset.
About this ticket
Duration 5.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Host or greeter
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Travel in an authentic vintage Volkswagen T2 Minibus
  • Admire panoramic views from Athens' scenic coastal rides
  • Watch the sunset over the sea from the Temple of Poseidon
  • Immerse yourself in the local culture with the help of your English-speaking driver/host
Full description
Enjoy a scenic tour of the iconic area of Cape Sounion in Athens, traveling in a rare vintage 1974 Volkswagen T2 MiniBus for an experience like no other.

During the 2-hour drive from Elliniko to Sounion, get introduced to popular areas along the Athenian Riviera, including posh Glyfada and the scenic Vouliagmeni area. See some of the city's most popular beaches along the ride, learn more about the importance of each spot from your driver and immerse yourself in the local way of life.

In Sounion, enjoy 1 hour to explore the area. Visit the iconic Temple of Poseidon where you can watch the sunset over the horizon. After sunset, head to a picturesque seaside village, where you will have dinner at a traditional Greek tavern. After your dinner, hop back into the VW for the trip back to Athens.
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Water
  • Snacks
  • Transportation in a Volkswagen vintage minibus
  • English speaking driver/host
  • All taxes
What’s Not Included
  • Temple of Poseidon entrance fee
  • Dinner
  • Hotel pickup
  • Tour guide
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meeting Point is at Ellinikon Metro Station, located on the red line just 20 minutes from the Syntagma Metro Station. Once there, take the exit towards Leoforos Vouliagmenis/Glyfada. Walk towards the kiosk and you will see the minibus waiting for you.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Please note the in accordance with Greek law, the driver/host is not permitted to enter or give any tours inside the sites or museums
• Entrance to the Temple of Poseidon is not included in the price of this tour and costs a total of 8 euros per person
• This is a small-group tour with a maximum of 7 participants
• Departure time may vary according to sunset times
• This is a 5.5-hour tour with 3 hours spent in the van
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Product ID: 292425