Visit one of the most charming cities in the south-east of Greece.
Top 5 Reasons to visit Rhodes
- A unique Medieval City, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and a charming harbour in the New Town
- Palace of Grand Master and the street of the Knights, a vast selection of Museums and exhibitions
- For Photography lovers, Rhodes can inspire their creativity
- Local food and wine, offered in a wide variety of restaurants, taverns and bars
- Endless shopping possibilities in the Old and New Town
The island of Rhodes, a real gem in the Aegean Sea, is an island that perfectly balances the medieval grandeur of a distant past, with modern living. Rhodes attracts visitors from all around the world, who come to admire a splendidly preserved seaside medieval city, several beaches and archaeological treasures of immense significance and to experience its vibrant nightlife. No one visited this island without falling in love with it.
Attractions of Rhodes
The city of Rhodes has many attractions worth a visit. The iconic medieval town, a UNESCO World Heritage Monument that dominates the harbour of Rhodes is a destination on its own; the Palace of the Grand Master and the Archaeological Museum are the most popular sites, followed by the ancient Rhodian Acropolis and the Marine Aquarium in the new town. A short drive away from the city, the Valley of the Butterflies and the Seven Springs are famous attractions of natural beauty, whereas Lindos, known for its Acropolis, is a gorgeous traditional village that resembles the Cycladic isles style. And of course, the beaches of Rhodes, the perfect union of the sea and the land are guaranteed to capture your heart!
Things to do in Rhodes
When in Rhodes, you are faced with a wide selection of things to do. From a walk on the famous street of the knights to relaxed strolls in the cobblestone alleys of the Old Town and the seafront of the New Town, with the buildings of the Italian period surrounding the Mandraki harbour.
Or if you prefer swimming and diving, the favourite beach for locals and visitors Elli beach isn’t far; you can reach almost everything with a short walk!
Want to see more? Just take the hop on - hop off Buses to explore the most significant parts of the New Town.
Have also fun shopping or exploring the island’s gastronomic scene. Countless shops carrying international brands, restaurants, cafes, bars, and nightclubs to suit every taste, all surrounded by the atmospheric ambiance that you’ll find nowhere else but Rhodes!