Sounio

Come to relaxing Sounio and enjoy its temples, dining and beaches.

Venture to Temple of Poseidon and Port of Lavrio—just two of the top sights around Sounio, a city also notable for its temples and beaches.

Top hotels in Sounio

Cape Sounio, Grecotel Exclusive Resort
Cape Sounio, Grecotel Exclusive Resort
5 out of 5
67 Km Athens Sounio Road, Lavreotiki, Attiki

This family-friendly Lavreotiki resort is located by the sea, within 2 mi (3 km) of Sounion Beach and Temple of Poseidon. Legrena and Asimáki are also within ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (277 reviews)

"Staff and location were superb. All of the restaurants were excellent and the quality of service was equaled by the great food. The beach was lovely- the views utterly beautiful and the location so near Poseidon’s temple made it even more special. The only negative was the room which was below the ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2019

Cape Sounio, Grecotel Exclusive Resort
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260m hommDeluxeVillawithbigpoolinThimary
Palea Fokea, Saronikos 190 13, Lavreotiki

Situated in Lavreotiki, this villa is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Sounion Beach and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Temple of Poseidon. Legrena is 3.1 mi (4.9 km) away.

260m hommDeluxeVillawithbigpoolinThimary
To Oneiro
To Oneiro
3 out of 5
Korissia, Kea, Kea

Situated on the Strip, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Aegean Islands, Saint George Church and Kea Port. Gialiskári Beach and Agios Nikolaos ...

4/5Very Good! (3 reviews)

"Great appartment, very helpful people and very clean place. Realy close to the port."…"

Reviewed on 13 Jul 2020

To Oneiro
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top Holiday Rentals in Sounio

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260m hommDeluxeVillawithbigpoolinThimary
Palea Fokea, Saronikos 190 13, Lavreotiki

Situated in Lavreotiki, this villa is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Sounion Beach and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Temple of Poseidon. Legrena is 3.1 mi (4.9 km) away.

260m hommDeluxeVillawithbigpoolinThimary
To Oneiro
To Oneiro
3 out of 5
Korissia, Kea, Kea

Situated on the Strip, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Aegean Islands, Saint George Church and Kea Port. Gialiskári Beach and Agios Nikolaos ...

4/5Very Good! (3 reviews)

"Great appartment, very helpful people and very clean place. Realy close to the port."…"

Reviewed on 13 Jul 2020

To Oneiro
Apollonia Hotel Apartments
Apollonia Hotel Apartments
4 out of 5
9 Naxou Street, Varkiza (Kamini), Vari-Voula-Vouliagmeni, Attiki
The price is £45 per night from 25 Oct to 26 Oct

Situated near the beach, this aparthotel is 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Yabanaki Beach, and within 3 mi (5 km) of Vouliagmeni Spa Lake and Astir Beach. Kavouri Beach ...

3.5/5Good! (377 reviews)

"PROS Property was nice, 1 large living room/kitchen with 1 bed, separate bathroom and separate bedroom with 1 double and 1 single. Good facilities on-site, fitness centre and rooftop terrace, both well equipped. Rooms cleaned daily including fresh towels. Towels supplied for the beach. Friendly at ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Oct 2019

Apollonia Hotel Apartments
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Popular places to visit in Sounio

Temple of Poseidon
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Temple of Poseidon

4.5/5(65 reviews)

High on a rocky hillside overlooking the sea is one of Greece’s most recognizable temples, which pays homage to Poseidon, God of the Sea.

Astir Beach
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Astir Beach

5/5(2 reviews)

Why not spend a care-free afternoon at Astir Beach during your travels in Vouliagmeni? While in this family-friendly area, you can savour the top-notch restaurants.

Vouliagmeni Spa Lake
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Vouliagmeni Spa Lake

5/5(1 review)

Explore the great outdoors at Vouliagmeni Spa Lake, a lovely green space in Vouliagmeni. Visit the shops and charming cafes in this walkable area.

Acropolis
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Acropolis

4.5/5(314 reviews)

The ancient Greek city rises like a phoenix from the city center of modern Athens, lighting up at night in splendid glory.

Syntagma Square
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Syntagma Square

4/5(261 reviews)

This square was built in ancient times and remains at the center of political and social activity in modern Athens. 

Port of Piraeus
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Port of Piraeus

4/5(122 reviews)

Explore the waterfront in Athens with a trip to Port of Piraeus. Discover the lively bars and fascinating museums in this walkable area.

Top things to do in Sounio

Private Sunset Tour of Cape Sounion
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Private Sunset Tour of Cape Sounion

£199
Per adult
Uncharted Escapes Athens Riviera Premium Safari Tour to Cape
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Uncharted Escapes Athens Riviera Premium Safari Tour to Cape

£125
Per adult
Olive Mill Private Tour with Cape Sounion and Temple
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Olive Mill Private Tour with Cape Sounion and Temple

£423
Per adult
Private Olive Oil or Honey Tasting and Sounion
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Private Olive Oil or Honey Tasting and Sounion

£544
Per adult
Athens: Sunset Trip to Cape Sounion & Temple of Poseidon
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Athens: Sunset Trip to Cape Sounion & Temple of Poseidon

£35
Per adult
Vouliagmeni walking and the Lake tour
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Vouliagmeni walking and the Lake tour

£52
Per adult

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25 Apr 2019

It’s a surreal and special place.. great tavernas and beach close by!

Cities near Sounio

Athens

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