Rhodes Town & Lindos
Private Sightseeing Tours to Most Interesting Historical Sites and Unique parts of the Island of Rhodes
Rhodes New and Medieval Town & Lindos Acropolis
This is the basic tour. Including in the highlights of Rhodes Old Town, New Town and Lindos, 35 miles from Rhodes Town. We start in the Old Town; we will walk up through the street of the Knights of St.John of Jerusalem passing the impressively restored Palace of the Grand Masters.
We continue to the entrance of the old harbour where the famous Colossus of Rhodes once stood, and then past the many hotel complexes as we drive up to the Acropolis of Rhodes. From that point you will enjoy an excellent panoramic view. Then we 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 drive south of Lindos, to St. Paul’s Bay which is also has a fantastic view.
Then we 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. Entrance fee is approx. 6 euro per person into the Acropolis. If you wish we can then stop for lunch or even swimming on the sandy beach of Lindos.
On the way back we 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 of the Old Town for independent browsing.
Duration : Approximately 5 hours