Rhodes Visitor Attractions
A selection of tourist and visitor attractions in the area which are recommended by the HarbourGuides.com team.
The Old Town of Rhodes Greece is a Medieval Town enclosed by medieval
walls built by the Knights of St. John in the 14th-15th century. It has
cobblestone streets and a piece of history around every corner. It brings
to life the world of centuries past. It offers the visitor a wealth of sights to
see and explore. Walking through the Old Town of Rhodes Greece will
take you back in time for an unforgettable experience. The city of Rhodes
is one of the biggest municipalities of in the Greek islands. It is the
financial and cultural center of the south eastern Aegean and
successfully combines a lively present with a richhistorical past.
There are many reasons why Rhodes island is the most popular
resort of Mediterranean: The natural surroundings crystal clear beaches,
many parks (in Rhodes town) the bright sun, add the warm hospitality
of the islanders themselves. The city of Rhodes town has an excellent
tourist infrastructure and offers a wide variety of entertainment such as
night life, sports, cultural events and day trips to wonderful Lindos and
neighboring islands.Highly recommend to visit Symi island for a day trip.
Finally, visitors have the opportunity to learn something of the eventful
history of the city of Rhodes, visit the museums or go sightseeing.
Address: Rhodes Old Town, Rhodes, Greece
Lindos Rhodes is a picturesque village, ancient in history, located on the south east coast of the island. It is one of the most popular travel locations in Greece and the Mediterranean, because of the relaxed atmosphere, the friendly local inhabitants, and the pristine condition in which you find the town itself, and its well-kept beaches.
Thousands of adventure travelers make their way to Lindos Rhodes each year seeking thrills and the many activities that are available. Whether you simply want to just relax on the beach, dive, snorkel, go on the Aegean Sea cruises, or simply explore the rich character of the old town and the Acropolis which dominates the area, it is a great location for a family holiday, or for a couple who simply want to get away from it all.
The old town itself is a maze of picturesque narrow streets with most of the small shops openly displaying wares from unique clothes and jewelry, to pottery, custom made sandals and leather goods, and regional crafts. It’s as shopaholics dream and you can spend hours browsing through the shops or taking a break in the villages many restaurants and ethnic bars.
In the evenings you can enjoy the many varied selections of cuisine available from the rooftop restaurants which offer spectacular views of the Acropolis at sunset, or participate in the lively nightlife of the village’s numerous bars and cafes. If you’re not into clubbing and the nightlife, you’ll be pleased to know that after 11pm the volume is turned down and everything closes down at respectable time. Additionally the bars and clubs into the town itself away from the majority of Lindos apartments, so if you have young children with you, you shouldn’t be disturbed.
Address: Lindos Village, Rhodes, Greece
Entertainment, Visitor Attractions
The unique Waterpark is situated on the east coast of the island, 12 Km. from Rhodes center and opposite hotel Esperos Palace. Easily reached, with spacious parking and free bus transfer from the city center and from the south of the island. Built amphitheatrically on an area of 100.000 sq. mt. offers a big selection of slides for all ages. Extreme speed slides, open and closed slides, Twisters , Black Holes , Turbo, Free Fall and Kamikaze slides are just a few that can be experienced.
A variety of family Mat racers,The Spacious Wave Pool ,Rafting and Multi Slides spread over the hillside providing most enjoyable views together with top fun. The Lazy River on the highest level of the park with its many streams and beautiful surroundings offers relaxation and fantastic views of Faliraki bay. A massive children’s pool with a pirate ship to be explored, streams with amazing water fountains and four modified slides especially for children. Wet bubble ,a big climbing dome , the crocodile filled pool and the huge bucket for a final soak.
Address: Water Park, Faliraki Rhodes, Greece