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Attica, the Saronic Gulf Islands, and Delphi Sights

Sounion Beach

  • Athens–Sounion Ave. Km 68 Map It
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Updated 09/03/2014

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If you are spending the morning visiting the temple of Poseidon, you might also want to take a swim on the free public beach just below it. Of course, this sandy strip—known locally as Kavokolones—becomes uncomfortably crowded in summer. Amenities: none. Best for: sunset; swimming.

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Athens–Sounion Ave. Km 68, Sounion, 19500, Greece

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Updated 09/03/2014


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