Rhodes Old City & Philerimos
A tour that introduces you to rare beauties of Rhodes and also a chance to visit the magnificent Old Town!
Recommended for groups of more than 15 persons and travel agencies
The tour starts with meeting our guide or escort and embark on luxury A/C coach.
You will be driven through the medieval fortified walls of the Old City and reach the Mount Smith where is located the Acropolis of the ancient city. Admire the remaining of Temple of Athena, the Temple of God Apollo and the Diagoras Stadium where ancient Rodians held athletic competitions.
Continue your tour to Philerimos and see the ancient city of Ialysos and the byzantine monastery of Holy Mary decorated with frescos dated back to 15th century. The area around the monastery is scattered with archaeological findings from Minoan to Medieval Times.
Afterwards, you will return to Rhodes City to begin a guided stroll of the old walled city to the Porte d’Amboise. It’s pleasant to walk the street of the Knights with its medieval buildings, winding alleys, towers, pinnacles and painted facades.
Your excursion goes on with the visit to the impressive Grand Master’s Palace where you’ll have the chance to see wall paintings, books, jewelry and everyday objects dated back to 14th century.
The tour ends at the port area where you will embark on the cruise ship full of wonderful memories.
Duration: 4 ½ hours approximately
Private bus transfers and guide or escort, all taxes
Note: entrance fees are not included in the price