Sunday Rides to Sounio

Along the coastal route all the way to Poseidon's Temple

The Ride to Sounio

every Sunday

48 km / 350 m

extendable to 90 km / 700 m


A superb and scenic ride along them coastal route of Athens. The route ends at the archaeological site of the Temple of Poseidon, an exquisite landmark. The route is mostly flat, with a few hilly parts which make the rider gaining no more than 60m / 190 ft on each one of them. A great, joyful route!


08.00 – Meeting Point I Syntagma Square (map)
08.20 – Meeting Point II Marina Flisvou (map)
09.45 – Vouliagmeni Area (map)
09.00 – Vouliagmeni to Sounio 48km – 360m
12.30 – End of Cycling / visiting the Temple for the ones who wish to do that / Option to ride back on your own
13.00 – Transfer back to the centre of Athens – reservation needed
14.30 – Drop-off at the center of Athens
Note: please make sure to allocate your seat at least 24h prior the ride begins. That will help us plan the number of vehicles that will need in order to support the ride. 

Ride Support

Our support vehicles will escort the group at all times. Our staff will make sure that you will not run out of water or snacks, and provide you with assistance from simply changing a tube and properly adjusting your gears, to transfer you back in case you’re are feeling tired or having any kind of emergency.

Transfer back from Sounion

In the case you just want to ride one way,  we transfer you back to the centre of Athens. Our van is expected to be at Sounio around 12.00 -12.30 hrs. On 13.00 hrs we depart from Sounio and head to the centre of Athens. We can drop-you-off in any area found on our way back and is convenient for you. The service is offered on a complimentary basis for all of our members.

Reservation is needed to be confirmed by latest Friday 21.00hrs.
The reservation is only needed for the transfer service to / from the Sounio area. No reservation is needed to participate our rides.

Mechanical Support

Our vehicles are equipped with a portable extensive tool kit, which allows us to deal with the majority of the issues that may come up during the ride. We will back you up with everything you might need.

Note: charges may apply in case of any spares being used for the repairs (e.g. tubes)

Suitable for all

Do you want to increase the overall mileage, the targeted elevation, or open up your riding pace? Do you want to start you ride from a different point that the ones we have designated? No problem. Feel free to enjoy your cycling in the style you like. Our support team and the transfer-back-to-Athens option is always at your disposal, for you to efficiently include them in your schedule.

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