A short guide to Rhodos

Rhodes is the largest island of the Dodecanese and the fourth largest in Greece. Covers an area of 1.398 square meters and a population of 112.447 of which 60.000 residents live in the city of ...

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The east coast of Rhodos

The west coast of Rhodos is subject to shore winds and can be rough, but is a windsurfer’s paradise. The east coast is more sheltered with moderate winds. In this part you will find the best ...

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Kalithea entrance

Kalithea Springs

Since the antiquity, the area of Kalithea (Καλλιθέα) was famous for its thermal, therapeutic springs. Located in the north-eastern part of the island of Rhodos, on the coastal road to Faliraki, ...

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Kalathos beach

Kalathos beach

The beach of Kalathos is located on the south-eastern coast of the island, just under 50 km from the town center and less than 5 km from Lindos. This long and extensive beach is mainly covered ...

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Fourni Beach Rhodos

Fourni beach

Located at about 78 km from the town of Rhodes on the south-western part of the island, Fourni beach does not attract many visitors. It is a quiet, isolated, sand and pebbles beach with fine ...

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Ammoudes Faliraki

Ammoudes (Faliraki)

Ammoudes is located at the northern part of the long, sandy bay of Faliraki. Some of the biggest hotels of Rhodos are located in this area. The beach is well organised. It has watersports, a ...

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Tsambika beach

Tsambika is an 800 meters long beach of fine pure gold sand, gently shelving on the east coast of the island of Rhodos. Distant at about 26 km from the capital, this exotic looking beach has ...

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Filerimos Monastery

Filerimos Monastery

Mt. Filerimos (Philerimos, Φιλέρημος), just outside the capital Rhodes (15km), is a hill 267m. high, overlooking the small town of Ialyssos and the bay of Ixia and Trianda. From its top you can ...

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Grand Master's Palace

The Knights’ Grand Master Palace

At the end of one the most scenic Medieval streets in the world, the Street of the Knights, lies the magnificent Grand Master’s Palace of the Knights of St. John. It was built during the ...

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Pefkos resort

Pefkos – or Pefki – is a popular resort, just outside Lindos (4km), along the beautiful south-east coast of Rhodes. It’s name is derived from the abunance of pine trees ...

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Seven Springs

Seven Springs

Seven Springs (Eptà Pigès, Επτά Πηγές) is a great place to escape from the heat of the summer and enjoy a magnificent natural scenery. It is a romantic destination surrounded by woodland and ...

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Evangelismos, Rhodos

The Church of Evangelismos

The Church Evangelismos (Annunciation) is located next to Mandraki Harbor in Rhodos. It is the work of the architects Florestano Di Fausto and Rodolfo Petracco and was built in 1925, during the ...

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