Questions and answers

Is Rhodes town worth visiting?

Is Rhodes town worth visiting?

Yes, it’s well worth it as long as you do add the extra days and don’t try to squeeze it into your existing time frame. Rhodes is a large island but if you plan your time according to what you wish to see and do there, it will be a rewarding few days on what is a very historic and beautiful island.

What is the best part of Rhodes to stay in?

Where to Stay in Rhodes: Best Areas to Stay in Rhodes

  • Rhodes Town, good place to stay in Rhodes for the first time.
  • Kallithea Beach, quiet beach area and thermal springs.
  • Faliraki, great area to stay in Rhodes for nightlife.
  • Kolymbia, popular with couples, families and seniors.
  • Stegna, fabulous secluded resort.

What is Rhodes town known for?

Rhodes has been famous since antiquity as the site of Colossus of Rhodes, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. The citadel of Rhodes, built by the Hospitalliers, is one of the best-preserved medieval towns in Europe, which in 1988 was designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

How far is New Town from Rhodes Town?

Staying in the new town is really the most convenient place to be. The old town is a twenty minute walk from just about anywhere and the broad avenues and tree lined streets combined with the breeze from the Aegean keep the area cooler in the summer.

Which is better Rhodes or Crete?

Many travelers think Rhode and Crete are both great options, but Rhodes has the advantage of a sight-rich walkable old town where you can see a lot in a few hours. Rhodes is a much smaller island than Crete and hence more manageable, yet still big enough to keep you busy for 4 or 4 days.

Is Rhodes a party island?

Rhodes is the largest of all the Dodecanese Islands, and there’s a wide selection of places to party here. You’ll find sophisticated bars in Rhodes Town and a louder nightlife scene in the resorts of Faliraki, and Lindos. The nightlife in Rhodes Town is a perfect balance of chilled out piano bars and wild nightclubs.

Is Crete or Rhodes better?

Is it expensive in Lindos Rhodes?

Lindos can be a very cheap holiday or very expensive one. We always choose to go more towards expensive because it’s our holiday and we are happy to spend a lot of money there. Other people can go there and spend very little.

Is Rhodes cheap or expensive?

How much money will you need for your trip to Rhodes? You should plan to spend around €108 ($126) per day on your vacation in Rhodes, which is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors. Past travelers have spent, on average, €38 ($44) on meals for one day and €39 ($45) on local transportation.

Is there a beach at Rhodes Town?

Elli Beach, or Rhodes Town Beach, is an excellent stop for those looking to combine a city trip with quality time on the sand. The beach is around 1.5 km north of the heart of the old quarter in Rhodes Town. Elli Beach appeals to families with its child-friendly facilities.

Is Rhodes Town hilly?

The island of Rhodes is hilly and wooded, offering a lush and flowered landscape. View the map of Rhodes with the main villages, beaches, and sightseeing.