Amazing Rhodes 8-Day Vacation Package

Colossus Of Rhodes; 5-Days Island Package

Rhodes: The “Knights’ island”

There are numerous historical sites to explore in Rhodes, such as the mythic Colossus of Rhodes, the 9th-century Lindos Acropolis, and the Grand Master’s Palace from the period of the Knights. The Castle, originally part of the 7th-century Byzantine Acropolis, is now a prominent feature in the modern city of Rhodes.

Duration: 5 days / 4 nights
Destinations: Rhodes
Region: Greek Islands: Dodecanese, Rhodes
Accommodation: 4 nights in Rhodes
Tour Language: English
Age Range: 1 to 99 year old
Available: April – October
Departures: Daily

Highlights of Colossus Of Rhodes; 5-Days Hopping Island Package

  • Starting from 4 days to Rhodes, the island of the knights
  • The biggest island of the Dodecanese with its many sandy beaches
  • Combine culture, history, and modern life
  • Visit many of its natural attractions

Rhodes, also known as the “Knights’ island”, offers a blend of rich history, stunning medieval architecture, beautiful beaches, and picturesque natural scenery. The Old Town of Rhodes boasts stone-paved alleys and elegant mansions that are designated as a World Heritage Site. Explore all you need to know about planning your trip to Rhodes on our travel guide! Uncover the top attractions, must-visit beaches, historic landmarks, premier hotels and restaurants, and an array of breathtaking photos to inspire your journey!

Rhodes boasts a rich history, combining medieval charm with traditional Greek culture. The island’s stunning natural beauty includes beautiful beaches, pine forests on the mountains, and picturesque mountain villages overlooking seaside towns. The archaeological sites, medieval monuments, and cosmopolitan resorts add to the allure of this destination, making it irresistible even to the most discerning traveler.

Rhodes, a captivating Mediterranean island with a long and storied past, is filled with intriguing history and tales of conquest. In the 4th century BC, it reached its peak, highlighted by the construction of the famous Colossus of Rhodes, a massive statue created by the talented sculptor Charis. The island’s history is a tapestry woven with tales of powerful rulers who made their mark on its landscape. Embark on a journey back in time to explore the medieval town and discover the fascinating stories of the Knights of St. John, who governed Rhodes from the 14th to the 16th century.

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From the bustling city of Athens, to a magical journey to the captivating island of Rhodes

We will take care of everything for your trip to Rhodes island, starting with arranging your hotel pickup in Athens and ensuring you have transportation to Athens airport for your flight.

Arrival in Rhodes

Rhodes is situated in the Aegean Sea, between Crete and the Near East, being the largest of the Dodecanese islands. With its subtropical climate and over 3,000 hours of sun annually, you can expect to get a nice tan during your vacation. It is a favored destination in Greece for both locals and visitors, offering a wide range of leisure activities all year round. You have arrived at Rhodes airport and our driver is ready to take you to the hotel you will be staying at on the island. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight.


Explore the town of Rhodes

Rhodes is the capital of the Dodecanese islands and ranks as the fourth largest Greek island, following Crete, Evia, and Lesvos. It is a highly sought-after destination for Greek tourists.

Rhodes has a unique blend of modern and historical elements that create a one-of-a-kind atmosphere. The natural beauty of the landscape and the impressive architecture of the buildings are complemented by charming ancient towns and picturesque villages. On top of that, the island offers beautiful beaches, trendy boutiques, high-quality restaurants, and lively dance clubs. It’s no wonder that Rhodes is a destination that continually amazes travelers from all corners of the globe. The most significant landmarks on the island are located in the Old Town, which is designated as a Unesco World Heritage Site. This well-preserved medieval town is one of the finest examples in Europe and draws millions of tourists each year. Take a leisurely stroll through the cobblestone streets, explore the Venetian Castle, the Street of the Knights, and the Palace of the Grand Master. The ambiance of the Old Town is sure to enchant you!

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“The City of Rhodes” -> “Rhodes, the Ancient City”

The capital of the island holds a unique charm, blending medieval and modern elements to form one of the most beautiful towns in the world. Established in 408 BC, it features a fortified medieval old town as well as a newer section with a mix of neoclassical and modern architecture. The medieval town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, constructed in a semicircle around the main harbor. Explore its picturesque streets and stroll along the historic Street of the Knights, restored to its original Middle Ages layout. In the past, this street was lined with homes belonging to the Knights of St. John.

Come explore Castello, a 14th-century Palace of the Grand Master, a historical gem built by the knights in the old town. Don’t miss the majestic Clock Tower, constructed by Fehti Pasha in 1857, providing breathtaking views of the old town. Be sure to visit the Archaeological Museum and the Byzantine Museum, located in the former Hospital of the Knights, as well as the Panagia tis Nikis Church. You’ll be impressed by the significant artifacts and cultural treasures showcasing the island’s fascinating history.


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Lindos:  The charming village

After breakfast, your driver will pick you up from your hotel and join us as we venture through the breathtaking countryside of Rhodes. Marvel today through the narrow paths of the beautiful village of Lindos with its rich history and modern life of today.

Lindos is a charming village, considered one of the most attractive and beautiful on the island of Rhodes, situated to the south of the capital city. The village is known for its stunning acropolis perched atop a hill, offering magnificent views of the surrounding area. Lindos is particularly notable for its picturesque setting on the hillside, with the ancient acropolis presiding over the scenic bay below.”

The village of Lindos has a beautiful amphitheater-like layout, featuring whitewashed houses with pebble-paved courtyards, narrow alleys, and buildings that blend Byzantine, medieval, Arab, and Rhodian architectural influences. In addition to the scenic acropolis accessible by foot or donkey, visitors can explore the town’s old theater, carved from rock, and the Doric sanctuary of Athena Lindia. Lindos offers a variety of accommodations, ranging from basic to luxury, along with charming taverns, cafes, and romantic bars. Overnight in Rhodes.


Northern Rhodes: A wonderful place for vacations

Discover the charm of Kallithea, a stunning area in the north that is home to the picturesque village of Koskinou. This traditional village boasts vibrant houses adorned with ceramic plates and hand-woven fabrics in the local style. Don’t miss the opportunity to explore the bathhouses in Kallithea, including the iconic Rotonta building that houses the local hot springs. These springs have been renowned since ancient times for the therapeutic properties of the red water that bubbles up from the earth. In 1929, the Italians took advantage of these hot springs. Kallithea is also famous for its beautiful beaches, such as Faliraki 9Stop for a swim) and coves like Ladiko, where scenes from the classic film “The Guns of Navarone” were filmed in 1961. Make sure to visit the beach named after the legendary actor Anthony Quinn.

After your tour in Kallithea, we’ll drive back to Rhodes. Overnight in Rhodes.

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Theologos: The famous Valley of the Butterflies!

Your tour to Theologos village will commence with our driver collecting you from your hotel in Rhodes, the starting point of your unforgettable adventure. The famous Valley of the Butterflies near Theologos village is a must-see destination. Home to Panaxia quadripunctaria butterflies, this lush green valley provides a memorable experience from June to September. Witness millions of butterflies in their natural habitat during this time. Don’t forget to explore the nearby Natural History museum as well.

Return to Rhodes and when the sun sets, the stunning views and vibrant nightlife come alive, offering a captivating experience that will leave you with unforgettable memories of Rhodes’s historic and captivating charm. Overnight in Rhodes.

Rhodes At Leisure

You’ll have a free morning to explore and enjoy the area at your leisure. Then, you’ll be transferred to HRhodes airport to board your flight to Athens.

When you arrive at Athens International Airport, our driver will meet you and arrange for your convenient transportation back to your hotel in Athens.

End of our services!

Enhance your Rhodes experience by adding extra nights to your stay. Simply request an extension when making your reservation, and we’ll ensure your dream vacation is tailored to your desires. Immerse yourself in the captivating beauty of these enchanting islands for a little longer, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

Three (3) of our helicopters are based in Athens International Airport ready for you, whenever you decide you want a reliable and fast way to get to the destination you desire. Choose the location and we will fly you there, waiting for you, and fly you back to Athens.

Tour Type

  • Vacation / Holiday package


  • Sightseeing sailing (for packages including islands)
  • All ferry tickets are calculated on economy class, without cabin.
  • Hotels, pickup and drop off (selected hotels only)
  • Round trip shared transfers (Port – Hotel – Port) on each Island are included.
  • An English speaking tour driver, with good knowledge of Greek history and culture (for private tours)
  • Road tolls, All taxes, and handling charges

Excluded from the tour

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Drinks and Beverage

Booking and Payment Terms:

  • A non-refundable deposit of 30% of the program price (minimum €150.00) is due immediately upon booking to secure your reservation.
  • The remaining balance must be paid in full 90 days prior to the departure date.

Cancellation Policy

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Important Considerations:

  • Tour quotes exclude airfare to/from the trip start point unless explicitly stated on the itinerary.
  • Any cost increases due to currency exchange rates, government fees, taxes, surcharges, or hotel/lodge tariff hikes between the quote date and start date will be the client’s responsibility.
  • Hotel availability cannot be guaranteed until the booking is confirmed. While we make every effort to secure accommodations as per the itinerary, during peak seasons or for bookings made within 90 days of the tour date, substitutions may be necessary.
  • Payment of the program price constitutes acceptance of the terms and conditions outlined in our “Terms & Conditions” section. We recommend carefully reviewing these terms and conditions to ensure a seamless and well-informed travel experience.
  • Please note that living standards and practices at the destination may differ from those in your home country regarding utilities, services, and accommodation provisions.

Additional info

  • Dress: When visiting religious sites, shoulders and knees must be covered out of respect for the cultural norms
  • Departure Time: Departure as per our program
  • Return details: Returns to original departure point
  • Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 – 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation
  • The order of visiting the islands can be changed according to the traffic and weather conditions.
  • Upon booking, an electronic voucher will be emailed to you containing our contact information, tour details, and all necessary instructions. This voucher serves as your ticket and proof of purchase. Please present a printed or digital copy of the voucher on the day of your tour to redeem your activity.

Special Notes

  • The boat schedules provided in our Greek island packages are flexible and can be adjusted to accommodate clients’ preferences. The times mentioned serve primarily as a reference for the most convenient boat schedule.
  • Accommodation on the islands is subject to availability and may vary based on the booking period and occupancy levels.
  • For added convenience, any portion of the trip involving ferry transportation can be substituted with air travel, subject to availability and at an additional cost.
  • To ensure conciseness, our package descriptions include only the offered services and occasionally a few suggestions. For comprehensive information about each suggested destination, please refer to our detailed destination guides.
  • We aim to provide a seamless and personalized experience, tailored to your individual needs and preferences. Our knowledgeable travel consultants are available to assist you with any specific inquiries or customization requests.
  • By offering flexibility, transparency, and personalized service, we strive to create unforgettable island adventures that exceed your expectations.

Persons with Disabilities

  • Due to uneven surfaces, certain sites are not recommended for persons with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair. Such sites are the Acropolis, the Temple of Poseidon at Sounion, Mycenae, Delphi and Meteora
  • In all cases, we recommend comfortable flat-solid walking shoes, sunglasses and sunscreen.

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