This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Medieval City, Rhodes Town 85100 Greece
From the pier (or your selected starting point) we drive for a short detour via the Medieval City (World Heritage Site) where you can get your pictures from outside of the most important monuments. ATTENTION: if you start the tour after 8:30 AM, we’ll skip the short visit/drive in the Old Town as the Gates closes for cars at 9:00 AM - after 9:00 AM only pedestrians can walk in. We can finish the tour later at the gate of the Medieval City so you can visit it and walk back to the ship. The Old Town from the Cruise port is a 10 min flat walk.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Colossus of Rhodes, Rhodes Town 851 00 Greece
We continue out of the Medieval City pass the Historical Buildings and visit the Old Harbor where according to the tradition, the Colossus of Rhodes once stood - One of the seven wonders of the ancient world. At the entrance of the old harbor, atop tall columns, stand the two bronze deer - characteristic landmarks of the island. We can help with your pictures with background the deer, one of the many significant landmarks of Rhodes
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: The Church of the Annunciation, Platia Eleftherias New Town Greece
Close to the entrance of the Old Port is the Church of the Annunciation that houses amazing gothic wall paintings by Fotis Kontoglou and impressive chandeliers. Today it is the town’s cathedral
Duration: 5 minutes
Stop At: The Acropolis of Rhodes, Diagoridon 68, Rhodes Town 851 00 Greece
We drive to Acropolis of Rhodes (with the car no climb)
On the way you see the North point of the Island where the Mediterranean and the Aegean Sea meet. Once we come to Monte Smith - Acropolis of Rhodes Town, we stop at a vantage point for a Panoramic view of the City (get your pictures and feel the breeze of the Aegean Sea) we continue and see from a distance (get your pictures from a distance) the Temple of Apollo, the Greek Stadium, and the Ancient Theater, so you don't need to walk in
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Anthony Quinn Bay, Faliraki Greece
After finishing with the Highlights of Rhodes Town we drive 32 miles South East of the Island to Lindos - On the way you visit the Anthony Quinn Bay - Takes its name from the famous Hollywood actor, who owns a large property in this area. Since filming the Guns of Navarone in Rhodes Island - Scenic
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Village of Lindos, Lindos Rhodes, Greece Greece
One mile before Lindos we stop at a vantage point for a panoramic picture of the Acropolis, the Village, and the Port of Lindos - Scenic
Then we drive into the Village at the main square so you can:
Option A) To walk the alleys of Lindos and climb up the Acropolis or ride the donkeys
Option B) Just explore the white village, walk the alleys of Lindos (no climb up to acropolis)
You have one hour to spend in Lindos (village and Acropolis) In case you need more time please let us know on time of booking so we can modify the tour to your needs
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Acropolis of Lindos, Lindos 851 07 Greece
Walk through Lindos Village and up the many steps and narrow uphill cobblestone pathways to the summit of the Acropolis to see the magnificent remains of past civilizations. Marvel at the 4th century B.C. Doric Temple of Athena Lindia, a double winged portico, a Byzantine church and the fortifications of the Knights, including the remains of the Governor’s quarters. This view is truly panoramic
You have 30 min for the Acropolis and 30 min for the village (the previous stop) Total Time in Lindos one hour. In case you need more time in Lindos please let us know on time of booking so we can modify the tour to your needs
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Agios Pavlos Beach, Lindos 851 07 Greece
Later we meet you at the main square of Lindos Village and drive you down to the Saint Paul's bay, where the apostle is said to have landed in the year 51 AD to preach Christianity to the Rhodians. From this point you can also view the cave where the film “The Guns of Navarone” was filmed - Wild Nature Landscape
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Savvas Ceramics, Ethniki Odos Rodou - Lindou, Kalathos 851 02 Greece
On the way back, you can choose an optional short stop at a pottery workshop where the traditional pottery of Rhodes is made. You can see the wonderful pieces of art, and watch the potter working at his wheel. You can even learn the mystery of the Pythagorean cup!
Duration: 20 minutes
Pass By: Faliraki Beach, 12 km South of Town, Faliraki 851 00 Greece
On the way back the last 14km / 8 miles we drive via the coastal road of Faliraki and Kallithea. Faliraki open only during the summer season, its only purpose is to provide its visitors a vacation that they will not forget. The beaches are primarily sand and the waters are crystal clear, smooth as glass.
Pass By: Kallithea Springs, Leof. Kallitheas, Kallithea 851 00 Greece
We continue back to Rhodes Town and pass via Kallithea. In this naturally landscaped setting, the film "Escape to Athena" with Telly Savalas and Roger Moore was filmed. Some scenes from the film "The Guns of Navarone" were also filmed here too.
Back to Rhodes Old City for independent browsing, or to the ship (or to your hotel). The Medieval City is a 10 min flat walk from the cruise port
Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 10 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability.
Not wheelchair accessible.
Near public transportation.
Infant seats available.
No heart problems or other serious medical conditions.
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level.
This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
We were met by the owner Nicholas and our driver and guide Andrew when we got off our ship. Both gentleman were amazing. Our tour of Rhodes was just wonderful. It is a place I will revisit. Andrew was very knowledgeable and a joy to spend the day with.
Great tour. Amazing driver. Very knowledgeable of the area and made the adventure fun and enjoyable.