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How to walk through the the Street of the Knights on RhodesHow to see the unique Bay of St. Paul in the shape of heart on RhodesHow to ride on a donkey on RhodesHow to see the Acropolis of Lindos on RhodesHow to take selfie with ostrich on RhodesHow to climb to the Monolithos castle on RhodesHow to see the Acropolis of Rhodes on Rhodes21 thing to doon Rhodes
In the Acropolis of Lindos, that is as famous as the Acropolis of Athens, you can walk among ancient columns, see how the archaeologists work and touch history.
The Acropolis is located on a cliff 116 meters high. You can reach it by foot or rent a donkey. In the Acropolis of Lindos, the second largest Acropolis in Greece after the one in Athens, you will see how temples built over 2000 years ago and the fortresses of the Knights of the Order of St. John of the Middle Ages coexist in a rare symbiosis.
Acropolis is still being restored, here you can see the archaeologists at work, so during a visit, you can note how carefully they do their job.
Pearl of the Acropolis is Temple of Athena Linda. Besides the architectural attractions, you can find here an observation deck, where you can see the lagoon and the St. Paul's bay in the shape of a heart (it is believed that here landed the apostle Paul and begun to evangelise the inhabitants of Rhodes).
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Ride on a donkey
If you want to experience the incredible feeling, when you climb to the Acropolis, you can use donkey and reach the top of the hill :)€524
See the Acropolis of Lindos
Here you will be able to break away from the reality for a while and become an ancient Greek and stroll among the colonnades.€1222
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Acropolis of Lindos on the mapLocation: Lindos town
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More places to visit on Rhodes
Agios Nektarios Monastery
The magnificent terracotta building, where the particles of the relics of Saint Nektarios are located, who was revered in Greece and rest here in peace.2
Church of St. Panteleimon
The bright decoration of village Siana, the church with high towers, frescoes, painted ceiling and the relics of of St. Panteleimon.5
Knights of the Order of St. John from this castle could see the attack enemies from the sea, it was a fortification that it was impossible to conquer.12
Ostrich Farm & Park
Hilarious fun for the whole family, there are farm and zoo here, where in addition to ostriches are monkeys, donkeys, kangaroos, goats and camels.23
Moni Thari Monastery
One of the most beautiful religious sites of the island, built in the 12-13 centuries in the Middle Ages architectural style and serves as home for monks.2
The Valley of the Butterflies
Nature Reserve, the famous landmark of Rhodes, where on the trunks of trees you will see live butterflies Arctiidae, and the air is saturated with vanilla.17
The small town on the coast, with white houses of 16-18 centuries, two picturesque coves, ancient buildings, described by Homer and Herodotus, and Christian churches.6
At the top of a 240-meter hill saint monastery is located, where many people come to perform a ritual that helps to get rid of incurable diseases.5
A small park with a gorge, where are the famous seven sources, which have healing power, and the tunnel that can clean you of sins.7
Castle merged with the hill, on which it is located. Now here are only ruins from the castle, but here you can still find a breathtaking view of the Aegean Sea.22
Rhodes is the Greece, about which so many books have been written, filmed a lot of movies, and about which all adults and children dream thanks to the Greek myths.2