The Greek Islands

Rhodes

The island is in the crossroads between East and West. Is the largest island in the Dodecanese . The island's capital is located in the northern tip. The Medieval town is the result of the different nationalities that were ruling the island.

Worth visiting
- The Acropolis of Ancient Ialisos where the ruins of the temples of Zeus and Athena can be seen.
- The Strange Caves which was considered to be the holly place of the Nymphs.
- The Castle of the Knights built the 14th century and surrounds the old city.
- The archaeological museum contains significant sculptures and other items from that period.
-  Rodini was the place where Aischinis the philosopher had his school.
- The villages of Embonas, Archagelos, Koskini etc.
- The three ancient cities of - Ialyssos, Kamiros,  Lindos .
- Monolithos (medieval castle).
- The valley with the butterflies.
- The thermal springs of Kalithea.
- The island of Simi .
- Swimming beaches: Archaggelos, Afadou, Ialisos, Faliraki, Lindos, Monolithos.

How to arrive
-By Air: more than 9 flights per day from Athens duration 50 mins . Connections with Thessalonica and               Crete plus with charter flights from all major European cities.
- By Boat from Piraeus 18 hrs approx. Connectins with Crete and other islands from the Dodecanese

 

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