Best time to visit Rhodos
Do you have plans for visiting Rhodos anytime soon? It is advisable to go from March to November. Most tourists like visiting Rhodos during summer because it’s peaceful and less expensive to stay there.
Things to do in Rhodos
Rhodos has a rich history that dates back to thousands of years. You can visit monuments and museums to see proof of the long history. If you are a nature lover, then driving through central Rhodos when visiting the small villages is a unique experience. The natives are friendly and prepare delicious delicacies. Rhodos is also ideal for those who can’t do without nightlife fun. High end bars and clubs around Rhodos offer entertainment for all tastes.
Places to visit in Rhodos
There are many destinations to visit in Rhodos. Here are just a few of them.
Valley of butterflies
If you love nature, then the Valley of butterflies is among the most attractive destinations that you shouldn’t leave the island without visiting. Thousands of butterflies from a particular genus flock this destination to reproduce.
This is one of the most amazing archeological marvels on Rhodos Island. The most important archeological monuments are found at the acropolis. There are other interesting ruins which are scattered at several points within the town and its suburbs. Lindos is easily accessible by road.
In the northern part of the island you will find the Hydrobiological Station that was built between 1934 and 1936. If you are interested in oceanography and other marine activities then it will be unfair to leave Rhodos without visiting this amazing research center.
Located on the north western shore of the island, Kamiros is the third ancient city. There were three large ancient cities on the island. Its history dates back to 5 B.C and it was particularly inhabited by Achaeans. It is believed to be the first city in Rhodos to produce its own coins.
Why drive around Rhodos?
Rhodos is unlike most Greek islands. It boasts of long and beautiful beaches and good climate throughout the year. Apart from that, Rhodos has lots more to explore. It is a large island and if you don’t want to stay in the city or on one beach, then you will have to hire a car for your holiday. The advantage of driving is that it is the best way to see what Rhodos has to offer especially if you are visiting for the first time. In Rhodos there are many car rental companies with all the cars that will make your holiday experience unforgettable. They are available at very affordable rates if you do your research properly. If you want to explore this beautiful island safely and at your own pace don’t hesitate to hire a car. The process of hiring a car is easy and it can be done prior to your arrival so that you start your holiday without much hassle. All you require is an international or European driving license. The roads are in perfect condition and are very safe.