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For the Cape Sounion tour, we take the beautiful coastal avenue and pass through marvelous places and suburbs like Palaio Faliro ,Glyfada , Voula where we will stop for a while to visit the unique Lake of Vouliagmeni 21 km far of Athens with medicinal waters .Her name is associated with its creation, since according to geologists, the lake was formed when collapsed and sunk the roof of a cave. The temperature is almost constant throughout the year, and ranges from 22 to 29 degrees Celsius. The Vouliagmeni lake has the largest tunnel in the world. It is 800 meters long and its depth reaches 80 meters. The exploration is difficult and dangerous, as has corridors forming labyrinth 4,3 km length.
In the same territory we will visit the tourist resort area very known as the Laimos of Vouliagmeni that is the most luxurious place of Athenian riviera .
After a really interesting coastal drive with beautiful landscapes villages and towns like Varkiza ,lagonisi ,Anavisos , we will reach the southern end of Attica named Cape Sounion. Once there, you will see one of the most beautiful ancient temples from the 5th century B.C., the temple of Poseidon the god of the sea. It is built in such way, that you should visit the temple in the afternoon so you can enjoy one of the most beautiful sunsets in your life! The private tour concludes with the return in our starting point.
- Duration: 5 hours
- Vehicle: Mercedes sedan – Capacity: 4 people + the driver
- Vehicle: Mercedes minivan – Capacity: 5-7 people + the driver