Jewish Related Sites
Private Sightseeing Tours to Most Interesting Historical Sites and Unique parts of the Island of Rhodes
FLEXIBLE TOUR: Jewish related sites
This is a Jewish interest related tour including the Jewish Quarter “La Juderia” with the Square of the Martyred Jews, the “Kahal Shalom” Synagogue & the Rhodes Jewish Museum, highlights of Rhodes Old-Town, New Town and Lindos (35 miles from Rhodes town) and Jewish Cemetery in the new city – the best preserved in Europe.
We start the tour from the Jewish Cemetery at 9.30 am and then we will go to visit the Synagogue and the Jewish Museum. Then we will drive through the street of the Knights of St.John passing the impressively restored Palace of the Grand Masters.
We will continue to the entrance of the old harbor where the famous Colossus of Rhodes once stood, and then past the many hotel complexes as we will drive up to the Acropolis of Rhodes. From that point you will enjoy an excellent panoramic view.
Then we will visit the Temple of Apollo, the Greek Stadium and the Greek amphitheatre.
We continue our tour to Lindos along the 35-miles of east coast, passing beautiful small villages, with many gnarled olive trees. As we approach Lindos you will first notice the impressive Acropolis with the village situated (like a picture postcard) below.
This is a magnificent sight! We will drive south of Lindos, to St. Paul’s Bay which is also has a fantastic view. Then we will drive to the main square of Lindos so you can visit the village and climb up to the Acropolis.
To reach Lindos Acropolis you will be required to climb or ride on a donkey 292 steps or you can spend your time in the Village.
Entrance fee is approx. 6 euro per person into the Acropolis.
On the way back we will drive along the coastal road to Faliraki, where a beautiful sandy beach awaits. Upon returning to Rhodes Town, you may choose to be dropped off to your hotel, or your cruise ship, or near the city gates ofthe Old Town for independent browsing.
You might add time ( 1 hour ) for lunch in a Spectacular Greek Sea View restaurant.
This restaurant will surprise pleasantly your pallet. We need to know that at the time of booking.
During the tour we will give you only suggestions!!
You will be in charge!!!
Duration: Approximately 6 hours
Please feel free to browse the official web site of Rhodes Jewish Meuseum at : www.rhodesjewishmuseum.org