|One of the advantages of Rhodes island is the mild climate hot enough for comfortable winters and great summers with full day sunshine and warm clear sea waters. Vegetation is cared for in the winter time, which allows for the survival of the trees and plants over the summer time too. Statistics show that on average, Rhodes Island has 300 days of sunshine per year while between April and Octoberm the chances of full sunshine are almost 100%. The summer cool and sometimes strong breeze balances the over 25C temperature days.
Rhodes island has many destinations you must visit while you are there. Some are for sight seeing, others for fun full days, for sports, for relaxing, for shoping.
Rhodes Travel & Holiday Information
|Sightseeing in Rhodes
With pride we invite you to our famous sites:
The Medieval town of Rhodos
Lindos Village & Acropolis
Kamiros Ancient town
Valley of the Butterflies
Rodoss Ancient Acropolis, stadium and Theatre
Various Medieval Castles
Several byzantine monasteries
|Hobbies / Sports
Well organised clubs and facilities for a great variety of sports activities which include:
Windsurfing Sailing Cycling Hunting Fishing Horse Riding Hiking Skydiving Mountain Climbing Bird Watching Golf MotoRacing Beach Volley Tennis 5x5 football Beach soccer and more...
Rodos Island may be considered an endless bazaar. Apart from the fair-priced fashion goods, many shops offer locally fashioned top quality items, including: Jewlery Ceramics Furs Leather goods Umbrellas Spirits Local delicacy
Rhodes island is well known for its cosmopolitan nightlife, which accommodates all age groups.
Traditional live greek entertainment
Bar & Pub heaven with hundreds spread around the island for every taste (english - american - greek)
Clubbing starts from the disco days to today's club heaven Faliraki with international djs and audience!
Airport Diagoras is an international airport located 17km from the city of Rodos. During the summer many international regular charter flights are available connecting the island with all european main airports as well as most of the central world airports.
Many local daily flights are also operational like Athens, Thessaloniki, Heraklion (Crete), Kos, Kastellorizo, Karpathos, Leros
Sea connections are available through the commercial harbour situated in the city, which hosts International and local ferries. There are regular ferry lines conecting Rhodes to Athens (Piraeus), Thessaloniki, Heraklion, Cyprus and Turkey. Rhodes is the connection to the rest of Greece for all neighbouring islands through extensive boat and hydrofoil services.
Bus public transport - RODA, the municipal public bus service company operates 5 city routes every 30 minute (from 06:30 to 21:00 in most of the routes). All routes depart from Mandraki, at the city center. For transportation outside the city there are two bus station terminal. The west side bus station, operated by RODA, is located in Averof str. and serves all villages on the islands west side including a route at Koskinou (west side). The east side bus station , operated by KTEL is located in Rimini square and serves all villages on the islands east side
Taxis are available for transfers to any part of the island. Rodos has more than 400 taxis. Rates are considered to be cheap when compared to other countries.
Plenty of Car, Motorcycle and Bicycle rental offices are available