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A tiny village is located a few kilometers away from Rhodes Airport, is famous for its honey and where a unique Bee museum with apiaries and a gift shop is located.
Pastida village is located at the foot of the mountain Filerimos, 15 kilometers from the capital of the island. It is surrounded by olive and citrus trees, the locals live in whitewashed houses, and tourists come to taste delicious honey and to watch bees in the apiary.
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Try traditional sweets of Rhodes - very delicious nut candies made of fresh honey, nuts - sesame and almond - and grated orange.13
Watch the bees in the museum
In the village of Pastida you'll find a unique museum dedicated to the bees, where you can observe the bees and learn all about beekeeping.€21
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Pastida on the mapLocation: at the foot of the mountain Filerimos, 15 kilometers from the capital of the island.
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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
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.21
Acropolis of Lindos
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.69
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
Ostrich Farm & Park
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On top of this mountain are a Catholic monastery, orthodox church, the path "the way to Calvary" and the beautiful panoramic area.33
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The Valley of the Butterflies
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