Rhodes Town is a walkable neighborhood that's popular for its restaurants and bars. The neighborhood's charm comes through with its archaeology. Outdoor settings, such as the sea, beaches, and island views, attract many visitors. Start by booking your hotel in Rhodes Town, and then enjoy the sights in the greater Rhodes area.
Sightseeing around Rhodes Town
The monuments and historic sites offer insight into the area's history, while the museums add a sense of refinement. Attractions like Museum of Rhodes, Archaeological Museum of Rhodes, and Rhodes Municipal Gallery can be part of your cultural tour. Rhodes St. Francis Church, Jewish Synagogue Museum, and Clock Tower are monuments worth a look. Swing by Kahal Shalom Synagogue, Virgin of the Burgh Church, and St. Catherine Hospice to learn about local history. Be sure to get some family photos at Rhodes Aquarium, Kallithea Springs, and Water Park Faliraki.
You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. Soak up some sun at Psaropoula Beach, Akti Miaouli Beach, and Elli Beach. You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Rodini Park, Andreas Papandreou Park, or Anthony Quinn Bay. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Diagoras Stadium, Rhodes Port, and Mandraki Port.
Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Acropolis of Rhodes, Temple of Apollo, and Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes. You can also head to Athinas Square, Square of the Jewish Martyrs, and Marine Gate.
Getting around Rhodes Town
If you want to explore what's across the water, take a ferry from the port.
Rhodes Town is 7.7 miles (12.4 km) from the airport in Rhodes (RHO-Diagoras).