Rhodes is an absolutely breathtaking island, and it's no surprise why the largest in the Dodecanese caters to so many visitors - with its rich history and culture, coupled with stunning natural beauty. plan a tour around Rhodes, and you're sure to get the best of what this gorgeous island has to offer.
Take a stroll through the cobbled streets of Old Town, which earned itself UNESCO World Heritage Site status for being one of Europe's best-preserved medieval towns. Enjoy all the little shops and restaurants while soaking in the charming atmosphere - oh, and don't forget to visit the iconic Palace of Grand Master of the Knights at street of Knights; history buffs will really appreciate it!
Then there's the beaches - crystal clear waters, soft sand and plenty of activities. Swimming and sunbathing are always on top of everyone's list but if you're feeling adventurous, take a boat tour around to explore Rhodes' neighboring islands! Don't forget about Faliraki, Lindos or Anthony Quinn Bay; these three are some of the most popular beaches on Rhodes.
The past plays an important role in shaping up Rhodes' culture: visit archaeological museums like Rhodes Aquarium or Folklore Museum for insights into the island’s history; or even experience authentic Greek way of life at traditional villages before savoring their local cuisine. The natural beauty, cultural sites and preserved culture make it a must-visit destination for anyone looking for an exciting getaway.