Great medieval fortifications lie around the Old Town of Rhodes Island constructed between the early 14th century and the 16th century.
In the Old Town of Rhodes, you can find many local residences, hotels, shops, restaurants, and landmarks.
There are so many fun things to do in Rhodes Island, home of one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Colossus of Rhodes.
If you go through one of the most important gates leading into the town, the Liberty Gate, you will find yourself in Simi Square, where you can find the ruins of the famous landmark, the Temple of Aphrodite.
The Rhodian cuisine is delicious and resembles that of the Mediterranean diet, mainly using olive oil, vegetables and grains.
The ancient Knights Hospital building now houses the Archaeological Museum in the Rhodes Old Town.
Enjoy the sights and overall atmosphere in the natural environment of the Rhodes Island when touring around the medieval old town.
The Old Town of Rodos Island was actually invaded in the year 1522 by the Turks, so Ottoman architecture is also apparent in the town when you explore the streets and monuments.
It took a total of two centuries to complete the construction of the City Wall of the Old Town of Rhodes!
Tourists who visit Rhodes Island can gain a great cultural experience and learn a lot about ancient Rhodian history when visiting its 7th century old town.
Take a walk to the ancient clock tower on Orpheos St and you will be amazed and in awe at the wonderful and spectacular view of the entire old town!
Many of the streets in the medieval old town of Rhodes Island have no name, so it would be pretty easy to get lost when exploring the cobblestone paths!