Sounio Things to Do

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  • 1. Cape Sounion

    Great experiences come with great places, Souniou at Greece is one of such place which give the ultimate feeling of life and refreshing nature relieves up the stress. A must visit place to see the...

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  • 2. beaches

    Cape Sounio is famous for the ruins of the Temple of Poseidon but many of us visit the general area for the beaches. You will see lot of them along the south...

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  • 3. Temple of Poseidon

    The ruins of the temple of Poseidon are the main attraction in Cape Sounio. The temple was built at the edge of the cape, 60m above the sea level overlooking...

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  • 4. just the ruins?!

    Yes, just the ruins but worth it because these ruins are in a beautiful spot with great view and the sunset there is just perfect. After checking the temple we...

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  • 5. Visit the Temple of Poseidon

    The Temple of Poseidon was built in 444 BC and had 34 pillars Today only 15 of them remain. Although Lord Byron carved his name into one if the pillars in 1810,...

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  • 6. Temple of Poseidon

    The Temple of Poseidon is set on a cliff 65m above the Aegean Sea. The original temple was built around 600 BC, destroyed in 480 BC by the Persians, and rebuilt...

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  • 7. Tickets to view the Temple

    There is a subsidised rate for EU citizens over the age of 65 at 2 Euros. Other adults pay 4 Euros.You can get fairly close to the temple, but nowhere near...

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  • 8. Sunsets over the Aegean Sea

    The site is a popular day excursion for tourists from Athens, with sunset over the Aegean Sea viewed from the ruins a sought-after spectacle.You will see a...

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  • 9. Aegean islands

    From this jutting headland, there is a panoramic view of the surrounding Aegean islands. Nearby there are the islets of Makronisi and Patroklou (west). Further...

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  • 10. Temple of Poseidon

    There were two ancient temples on this site, one dedicated to Athena (of which only the foundations remain – I didn’t see it) and the other the famous one to...

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  • 11. Cape Sounion

    Cape Sounio has been recognized since prehistoric times as a special place of worship, and was an important sanctuary during the Greek Archaic, Classical, and...

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  • 12. Just ok place to be

    In my personal opinion, the temple of Poseidon is just another place of rubble with still few intact columns. I must say though, the view of the open sea from...

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  • 13. TEMPLE OF HERA II

    An archaic Doric Temple in the ancient city of Paestrum, the TEMPLE OF HERA II or better known as the Temple of Poseidon, is one of the best preserved temples...

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  • 14. TEMPLE OF POSEIDON - GOD OF THE SEAS

    May 20, 2007Located 65 km southeast of Athens, along scenic Highway 91, is the wonderful temple dedicated to the God of the Seas TEMPLE OF POSEIDON. Built in...

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  • 15. TEMPLE OF POSEIDON - SOUNION

    Sunday May 20. 2007The 5th century B.C. TEMPLE OF POSEIDON , perched atop the cliffs above Cape Sounion is 65 km (43 miles) south-east of Athens. Cape Sounion...

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  • 16. Pray for a Sunset

    There is something about the stark majesty of the ruins of the Temple of Posiedon which just beg for a perfect sunset to be viewed through the columns....

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  • 17. Sailing to Sounion

    Most tourist who come to Greece, think of 'island hopping.' Few, other than the avid sailor, would think of renting a small yacht or sail boat from the private...

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  • 18. Temple of Poseidon

    Especially when the sun is going down, the views are beautiful. It's really worth visiting! Definetely a must see for all of you travelling through Greek...

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  • 19. Wonderful sunset

    The sunset reflect the ligth in the most beautiful way on the temple of Poseidon, let down by the people of Athens in the contest with Athena you find his...

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  • 20. Sunset

    Don't leave Sounio until after you have seen the sunset. My favorite spot is down by the sea at the bottom of the cliff. You can sit and think, enjoy the...

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  • 21. Temple of Poseidon

    Smack dab in the middle of the peninsula is the ruins of the Temple to Poseidon. You can't miss it, although it's rather unimpressive, relatively speaking,...

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  • 22. Climbing Down the Rocks

    If you can handle it, climb down the rocks to the sea, or take one of the paths near the Temple of Poseidon.

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