Average 4 hour flight
Time difference +2 hour(s)
Average temperature 22°C
HOW TO SPEND YOUR RHODES HOLIDAYS
Great beaches, bustling resorts, ancient ruins and pretty countryside - a Rhodes holiday has something for everyone. The largest of the Dodecanese islands keeps visitors coming back year after year with its winning combination of natural beauty, fascinating history and main attractions. From the buzzing nightlife of Faliraki to the smart markets in Rhodes Town, there's a destination on Rhodes to suit every kind of holidaymaker. Lindos is a traditional village beneath its very own acropolis, Pefkos is good for families and couples and Ixia oozes luxury.
When it comes to places to stay on holiday in Rhodes, choose between affordable apartments, charming rural guest houses, luxury beachfront retreats and brilliant value all inclusive hotels. With dry, hot summers and hours of daily sunshine, it's easy to see why holidays in Rhodes are such a hit.
We have an array of other stunning Grecian destinations to choose from, including getaways to Zante, Crete and more. Explore the rest of our holidays to Greece or get in touch to book your break to Rhodes.
THINGS TO DO ON HOLIDAY TO RHODES
Lounging on the island’s pristine beaches and taking a dip in its turquoise waters are just a few of the things to do on holiday in Rhodes. When you’re not soaking up the sun, there is an array of quaint villages, bustling resorts and fascinating attractions to explore.
Rhodes is awash with ancient ruins and intricate architecture. On the Lindos coast, you’ll find the island’s most famous landmark, Lindos Acropolis, the ruins of an ancient citadel atop a steep cliff with breathtaking sea views. Nearby is the Old Town, a must-see on holiday to Rhodes. The historic town is the largest medieval city in Europe and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
There is an abundance of watersports across Rhodes’ vast coastline, with activities like parasailing, scuba diving, jet skiing and windsurfing to choose from. And if that doesn’t sound like you, how about a dip in Kallithea Springs? Dating back to ancient Greece, this thermal spring is known for its therapeutic properties and tranquil setting.
FOOD & DRINK IN RHODES
Rhodes is packed full of charming cafes, buzzing bars, and cosmopolitan restaurants. You’ll find traditional cuisine across the island, alongside Italian, Chinese, and British fare.
A holiday to Rhodes wouldn’t be complete without trying some delicious mezze, especially when it includes pita, tzatziki, keftedakia (traditional meatballs). Seafood is a must-eat too, as fresh catch is offered in most restaurants and taverners.
You’ll have no difficulty finding a bar that’s suited to your tastes, whether you’d prefer a colourful cocktail from a beachfront bar, an ice cold beer from a traditional Greek pub, or a trendy spirit from the Lindos Ice Bar. And if you’re holidaying with little ones, we offer a range of hotels with evening entertainment for all ages.