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Rhodes Tour Through the Mountains of Rhodes

Rhodes Tour Through the Mountains of Rhodes

7 SPRINGS / ARCHIPOLI VILLAGE / OLD ABANDONED ITALIAN VILLAGE / St NICKOLAS FOUNTOUKLI / PROFITIS ILIAS MOUNTAIN / RHODIAN FOREST / EMBONA VILLAGE THE WINE VILLAGE/ KRITINIA CASTLE/ 

This full day tour will take through the middle of the island and through the forests of Rhodes to some traditional villages untouched from the passing of time. We will visit a small oasis(7 Springs) and we will head to the old abandoned Italian village before we visit one of the eldest chapels on the island. We will continue driving through the dense forests of Rhodes full of cypresses and pines. We will arrive at Embona village known as the wine village of Rhodes where we can enjoy a stop for a wine tasting and/or lunch. We will then head to the west coast and will stop to Kritinia castle for some of the most amazing views in Rhodes. We can also stop at a traditional restaurant next to the sea for your lunch break before we head back to Rhodes town.

Rhodes Tour Through the Mountains of Rhodes

Itinerary

  • 7 springs
  • Archipoli village
  • Abandoned Italian Village
  • Fountoukli chapel
  • Profitis Ilias
  • Forest of Rhodes
  • Embona village
  • Local products tasting (olives, olive oil )
  • Kritinia Castle
  • Lunch break by the sea
  • Duration 8 hours
  • Optional : Extra stops on the way can be added, Extra hours – extension of trip , Lunch break , Beach time
  • Availability : April to November

Rhodes Tour Through the Mountains of Rhodes

Private Tour Details

7 springs

Old Italian Village

Filerimos Hill and Filerimos monastery. We will then drive to Filerimos hill and monastery standing at 300 meters (267m ). We can visit the Filerimos monastery ” Our Lady of Filerimos” built upon the foundations of the ancient temple of Athena. Additionally you can walk the pathway on the right, the Way to the Cross, with pictures from The Passions of the Crist. At the end there is the Cross with some fantastic views of the west central side of the island.

Fountoukli chapel

On the top of the hill lies one of the most amazing fortresses in Rhodes. Offering one of the most stunning views of the island , overseeing the nearby islands of Chalki,Symi,Strongili,Tragousa, Tilos and Nisiros. You will be amazed by the views of the Aegean sea, Greek Islands and Turkish coast. Also one of the most amazing places to view the Sunset in Rhodes

Profitis Ilias – Embona Village

We will then visit one of the 3 ancient cities of Rhodes. If you love the ancient history and old ruins then you will love this stop. The city was built in 3 levels. On the higher level you will visit the Acropolis with the temple of Athena Kameiras and the Stoa. At lower levels you will see the ruins of an old archaic water reservoir, a Doric temple (probably Apollo’s), the fountain house, the Agora and Peribolos of the Altars…

Kritinia Castle

Optional stop of the one of two remaining pottery factories on the island a small family business that still keeps alive the ancient pottery tradition.

Return to the hotel.

Rhodes Tour Through the Mountains of Rhodes

Frequently Asked Questions

What happens if my ship will not dock to the Port?

We offer full refund in the case your ship can’t dock

I have changed my mind can I cancel? Will I get my money back?

Yes. We provide full refund in case you inform us 48h ahead. For force majeure situations a full refund will be provided!

How can I pay?

We will need a small deposit to book the tour for you. Then you can Pay the rest at the day of the event or earlier. You can pay with Card or with Cash (You can pay in Euros, English pounds or US dollars. Please let us know in advance in case you wish to pay in GBP or $)
Free cancelation is always available as per above.

Do we have to buy any wines after the tasting?

No you do not have to buy any wines.

Do we need to pay for the wine tasting?

There is a 5 euros charge per person at Anastasias winery

Will be there someone to explain us more things about the wine?

Yes , there will be a sommelier or a member of the staff at each winery where they will explain you about their wines and production methods

Is there is entrance fee at the butterflies valley and Ancient Kameiros?

There is 5 euros for Adults and it is free for children under 12 years old.

How long is the walk to the butterfly valley?

It is about 60 mins from the lower entrance to the higher entrance. We can drive you to the top entrance and you can walk down the hill. (total time about 30mins). You can also visit the local shops have a coffee break or visit the butterfly museum.

Is there entrance fee at Kritinia Castle?

No there is no entrance fee at Kritinia castle, entrance is Free. Bare in mind that there are steps in order to get to the Castle.

Included in my Rhodes Tour Through the Mountains of Rhodes

  • Free Cancellation Policy
  • Free Pick up and Drop off at Hotel / Port / Airport
  • Car & Driver . All Prices are per car
  • High Quality services, tailor made for your needs
  • Professional Drivers

Excluded from your Rhodes Tour Through the Mountains of Rhodes

  • Entrance Fees,
  • Wine tasting at some local wineries
  • Personal expenses
  • Food, Drinks, Lunch

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