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Legend has it that Apollo blessed this isle with sunshine and beauty. True to the myths, the "Island of Roses" is rich in magnificent scenery and umbrella-lined beaches. Take an excursion to Lindos, where high on a hill rises an ancient acropolis dedicated to the goddess Athena. You will also want to see the medieval Old Town, once home to the Crusading Knights of St. John, and tour the Grand Master's Palace, an Italian restoration famed for its superb mosaic floors.

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Island of Halki and Valley of the Butterflies

Island of Halki and Valley of the Butterflies

$64/Adult

Enjoy a day filled with butterflies, bay and beach views, and a relaxing time on the island of Halki...

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Private Wine Tasting in Embonas and Monolithose Sunset

Private Wine Tasting in Embonas and Monolithose Sunset

$574/Adult

Step back in time with this visit to Monolithos Castle, an impressive 15th century structure built...

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Island of Symi and Panormitis Monastery

Island of Symi and Panormitis Monastery

$70/Adult

Cruise along the crystalline waters of the Aegean Sea and head to Yialos Village to explore its spic...

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Private Lindos and Beach

Private Lindos and Beach

$54/Adult

Discover the charm and history of Mykonos' traditional way of life reflected within its city limits,...

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by Maria0903

Rhodes was one of the nicest stops on the cruise. The Old Town is just 2 minutes walk outside the cruise port. We hired a cab at €50 each & driver brought us to a number of sights and then on to Faliraki Beach which was lovely & sandy and not too deep. We hired 2 sunbeds with umbrellas for €5.00 each and stayed for 5 hours. Taximan told us where to meet him which was at a fantastic restaurant called Something Different where we had a gorgeous lunch of gyros at extremely reasonable price. Owner was really lovely and chatted with us until Michael the driver came back for us on time. He brought us back to the port where we finished off the day shopping for souvenirs. Lovely town.

by csnisthal

Don't book the shore excursion to the beach! There is a beach about 15 minutes walking distance and you can pay 5 euros per person for an umbrella and chair and you can order great food and drinks- what a great way to spend the day!

Visited: Sep 03, 2016

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