Your browser is not supported
The browser you are using - Internet Explorer or old version of Edge – is not supported by our website. Not to face issues while using our website please use the latest version of Edge or any other modern browser like Chrome, Safari or Firefox.
Spanning both past and present, Greece welcomes you with its exuberant nature, wonderful archaeological sites and fantastic beaches. Myths and traditions merge in the picturesque villages where you can find folklore and local crafts. There are many seaside resorts to be found around the Greek islands, with high-quality hotels to meet all expectations and Hellenic people, well-known for their hospitality, will welcome holiday visits under an ever-present sun.
Rhodes is perfect for a cultural immersion as well as for a relaxing vacation in one of the beautiful seaside resorts. The ancient ruins of the Acropolis of Lindos - an absolutely unmissable, beautiful white village - or Mandraki harbour are among the symbols of this resplendent island. Considered one of the most beautiful in Europe, the medieval historic centre of Rhodos town, with its charming narrow streets, invites you to discover its quintessential taverns and kafenions, where you can treat yourself to traditional dishes or party into the night.
The town of Rhodes lies to the north of the island on a narrow peninsula bordered by beaches of sand and pebbles. The old town, protected by medieval ramparts, is among the most beautiful in Europe. In the evening, Mandraki harbour is the place for a beautiful stroll. A casino, nightclubs, discos, restaurants and coffee shops add to the night-time entertainments. Distance from the airport: 15 km.
Located approx. 15 km from the town of Rhodes, Faliraki is one of the island’s most popular seaside resorts. Its extensive and gently sloping sandy beach, numerous water sports and the little village with its taverns and shops, make it a prefect holiday location. Very busy in high season. Distance from the airport: 25 km.
This former fishing village is now a small seaside resort which boasts one of the most beautiful bays of the entire west coast of the island. It is home to pretty coves with sunny beaches. The romantic beaches are perfect for sunbathing, swimming or free diving. Distance from the airport: 35 km.
Ixia is one of the most popular and cosmopolitan resorts in Rhodes. Located only 4 km from the city of Rhodes, it offers many entertainment possibilities and places for all your activities, as well as endless beaches. Distance from the airport: 9 km.
Kiotari is a former fishing village with an old town that is home to many quintessential Greek taverns. It boasts a long fine sand beach and small coves, ideal for relaxing and swimming. Distance from the airport: 35 km.
Ialysos was one of the first three cities of the island and is still today the second largest city of Rhodes. Its acropolis is a unique site recounting the rich history of the ancient prosperous city established by the Dorians. The coastline is lined with miles of beaches with refreshing breezes, perfect for kitesurfing. Distance from the airport: 10 km.
Lardos is a typical town with its village square surrounded by little restaurants and coffees. Located inland, it maintains the calm atmosphere of bygone days. Along the coast, beautiful hotels with full facilities guarantee a carefree seaside holiday in the south-east of the island. Distance from the airport: 50 km.
This trendy locality gives access to several pebble beaches located along small coves with natural rock pools. A multitude of hip restaurants, taverns and cave bars are located on the water's edge, perfect for a great night out. Distance from the airport: 20 km.
Lindos is the only one of the three ancient Doric towns still inhabited today. It is the picture postcard for Rhodes. This little village of whitewashed cubic houses has the only natural harbour on the island and an Acropolis as well as the Temple of Athena overlooking the gentle Greek city. Distance from the airport : 30 km.
Excursions will allow you to discover your destination from all perspectives. LuxairTours offers a range of selected tours that will allow you to discover unmissable places, paradisiacal beaches, typical dishes... LuxairTours organises a range of quality excursions for you.
Combine an unforgettable boat trip with the exploration of Lindos. Discover the most beautiful and quiet bays of the island: Tsambika Beach, Stegna Beach, Agathi Beach and Lindos Beach. Lindos then welcomes you with charming narrow streets and the Acropolis, which you can reach either on foot or by "Lindos Taxi" (donkey). The architecture of the local houses is also very characteristic. Most have flat roofs and are made of locally quarried limestone (porolithos) or fieldstone, which has been plastered and whitewashed. There is enough time in Lindos to enjoy a delicious lunch in one of the many restaurants.
Sail along the beautiful coastline and wonderful bays of Rhodes
Enjoying swimming of the bay of Kallithea, just 6 miles from the Mandraki harbour Discover the magical under water world of the bay. It is an ideal place for diving and snorkelling as there is abundance of marine life, with an amazing variety of fish within its emerald waters.
The small bay of Anthony Quinn with crystal clear waters and rocky surroundings is one of the most beautiful beaches on the island of Rhodes. This beach is located in Vagies (original name), 10 miles from the Harbour.The shooting of the movie “The Guns of Navarone” made this beach famous and Anthony Quinn, the star of this film, gave his name to the beach.
Ladiko bay isis a small gulf, 300 meters long and 100 meters wide, located next to Anthony Quinn bay. It is actually a small cove about 10 miles from Mandraki harbour.It is a captivating natural pool with swallow
waters (up to 4 meters), surrounded by sand, small pebbles, scenic rocks and many trees where some reaching down as far as the waters of the bay!
Traounou Bay is about 12 miles far from Mandraki and it is at the start of Afandou bay.On the right hand side of this bay you will find a fascinating cave that makes this beach very picturesque, with its fine
pebbles and clear turquoise water. The impressive caves and its deep blue sea give the whole place a unique and magical atmosphere.
Want to discover Rhodes and the charm of its magnificent scenery off the beaten track? Then this jeep safari is exactly what you need!
Through pine forests, rivers and streams, over hills and valleys, let yourself be captivated by the wild beauty of the mountains of Rhodes – your holiday island.
Explore tracks far from the usual routes, along an itinerary that our team has developed specially for you. Little-used routes and dusty tracks intersperse with well-maintained roads.
A stop in one of the island’s most beautiful coves is included in our safari. The spectacular, gently sloping Tsambika beach with its fine sand and crystal-clear sea is perfect for a nice bathing break en route.
Think of your safety above all. Do not, therefore, think of this safari as a rally.
If you plan to drive, you must be at least 21 years old and have held a driving licence for at least 2 years.
If you intend to drive, please advise your LuxairTours guide at the time of the booking.
The meal en route is of course included with this excursion. Enjoy our forest picnic in the heart of the mountains of Rhodes. You can choose from different types of meat with rice, potatoes or salad as a side dish. Bon appétit!
(Price: €9.50 to be paid directly to the guide)
- sunscreen with a high spf
- swimsuit and shoes for the beach
- sunhat or cap
- money for drinks
- sensible clothing
A DVD of your safari can be ordered from the guide at a cost of €15 (for certain safaris).
Experience an incredible adventure in the reinvigorating mountain air!
Experience Lindos, one of the most popular destinations on Rhodes, by night. After a beautiful drive along the east coast, you will reach Lindos. The village is built on the ruins of the Doric city of the same name. Through the narrow streets and past the beautiful whitewashed houses and pebble courtyards, you will reach the acropolis, which lies on a flat rock above the village. You will see the Doric Stoa and the Temple of Linden-Athena. You will have the opportunity to enjoy an unforgettable view of the surrounding area as well as the harbour of St. Paul's.
The old town of Rhodes was the headquarters of the Order of St John for two centuries and is the focus of this evening excursion. At a late hour, it has a very special charm. You will drive to Monte Smith, where you will visit the ruins of the acropolis of ancient Rhodes, the Temple of Apollo and the stadium. Afterwards, you continue along the panoramic road towards the new town, up to the medieval city walls. During an extensive walk through the narrow streets of the city, you can admire churches, mosques and the silhouette of the imposing Grand Master's Palace.
Symi is located about 23 miles north of Rhodes and it is one of the most picturesque Islands of the Dodecanese.
During the sail across the Aegean Sea, we will pass the Turkish coastline and after two hours we will reach the beautiful bay of Panormitis with its 12th century monastery of Saint Michael, which welcomes its pilgrims as well as its tourists to admire the treasures dedicated to the Saint for his miracles.
The main village, Gialos, welcomes you with the picturesque harbour, surrounded with the neo-classical houses climbing amphitheatrically up the hill and shows the grandeur of the island.
Being world famous for its natural sponges has brought Symi a great wealth, which is reflected in its local architecture and culture.
This relaxing cruise should not be missed!
Leaving from the town of Rhodes, you will travel along the coast towards the little village of Lindos, passing through Faliraki and Kilimbia. An excursion on the back of a donkey (not included in the price) through the little narrow streets bordered by white houses gets you up to the Acropolis at Lindos. From there, you can enjoy a fantastic panoramic view of the village, as well as the chapel built in honour of the Apostle Paul in the bay below the rock. Lunch stop at Apolakkia (not included in the price). The journey carries on towards Monolithos with its ancient Byzantine castle, which offers a very beautiful view of the peninsula. Then, carry on towards Siana, a small, charming village famous for its production of thyme honey. You will continue on through the vineyards towards Embona. During the summer months, this excursion is supplemented by a visit to the Valley of the Butterflies in Pethaloudes, while pre- and post-season, you will go up Mount Filerimos to visit the monastery which dates back to the time of the crusades. The excursion is only offered in high season.
Rhodes, the capital of the island of the same name, offers a fascinating combination of culture and entertainment.
Begin your journey through three eras, starting with Antiquity on Mount Smith. Here you can enjoy a beautiful view of the acropolis, the amphitheater and the stadium, which has been completely restored. You will pursue this excursion to the new town, the harbor of Mandraki and pass by the impressive monuments of the Venetian era.
The visit goes on to the medieval old town, with its narrow streets and huge ramparts. On the tracks of the combatants, you will discover the famous street of the knights, with the Palace of the great masters.
You will finish this stroll in the animated street of Socrates where you will find many bazaars and the Mosque of Soliman, which testifies to the glorious time of the Turkish domination.
This half-day excursion shows you Lindos at a glance. Lindos is the only one of the three ancient Doric towns still inhabited today. It is the picture postcard for Rhodes. This little village of whitewashed cubic houses has the only natural harbour on the island. You will climb towards the Acropolis and the temple of Athena along the narrow streets, with the option of travelling part of the way by donkey (not included in the price). From there, you can enjoy a fantastic panoramic view of the village, as well as the chapel built in honour of the Apostle Paul in the bay below the rock.
For more information and bookings, please contact your LuxairTours guide on site.
- Tourist tax: According to the official category of hotel booked, an obligatory tax must be paid on site: 3-star: €1.50, 4-star: €3.00, 5-star €4.00 (per room and per night).