Holidays in Rodos

Rodos travel, tourism info

Rodos is the largest of the Dodecanese Islands with a population of 130,000 residents and is located near Karpathos, Symi and Chalki. Its geographical position contributed to the cultural and economic growth of the island in each historical period. Various cultures claimed sovereignty leaving their mark on the island.The city of Rodos is the capital of the island and of the Prefecture of the Dodecanese located at its northern tip. Its medieval city has been built semi-circularly round the city of Rhodes. Walls, castles, galleries, fortresses and palaces reflect its history. Rodos has a well-developed tourist infrastructure with conference centres, hotels, apartments, rooms for rent that can satisfy the needs of the most demanding visitor and it is also famed for its lively night-life. It is an island of oppositions and its beauty lies exactly within those oppositions. Cosmopolitan resorts and deserted beaches, graphic hamlets that tourism does not seem to have touched and the castle towns of Rodos and Lindos. Sundrenched Aegean landscapes and green gully’s, oases of freshness, that await to be discovered. The capital of Dodecanese. It has preserved the old Venetian style, but also has adopted many characteristics of the dodecanesian architecture ...

Rodos useful info

Hospital +30 46200 80000
Police Station +30 46200 23849
Tourist Police +30 46200 27423
Fire Service +30 46200 23333
Port Authority +30 46200 22220
Tourist Information +30 46200 44330
 


Holiday packages, Offers for Rodos

Holiday packages for Rodos

Greecehotelholiday.com, is the site that enables you to create online, easily and quickly, your own holiday package to Rodos. We can assure you that you can make any booking with us, whether it is airplane or ferry tickets, hotels, car rental.

You can combine your holidays with short visits to nearby islands like Karpathos, Chalki or Symi to create your own unique holiday.

For all of these use the online booking engines presented to you.

Rodos Ferry Tickets, Ship Itineraries, Special Offers

Booking ferry tickets for Rodos

Book your ferry tickets for Rodos online with us, then collect your ticket at the port before your departure, from the special ticket kiosks. - Please note that some ship companies do not offer this service. If the case is so, we post your tickets well in advance.-

Ship itinerary information for Rodos

>Rodos can be reached by ferry boat, mainly from the port of Piraeus, as well as from Heraklio and Sitia of Crete. It's port is located in the main town. Also, there is access from the nearby islands, like Agathonisi, Anafi, Astypalea, Chalki, Kalymnos, Karpathos, Kassos, Kastelorizo, Kos, Lipsi, Leros, Milos, Nissyros, Patmos, Santorini, Symi, Syros and Tilos by ferry boat or sea-taxi. When booking your chosen ferry tickets for Rodos online, you will be informed of the precise time of arrival. Since ship itineraries change according to season, your are advised to check our online booking system for up-to-date information.

Special offers for ferry tickets to Rodos

It is important to note that most ship companies offer discounts for return tickets. Keep in mind that if you want to visit a nearby island, you are strongly advised to buy in advance a return ticket for your destination.

Air tickets to Rodos, Flights, Special Offers

Booking Air tickets for Rodos

The Rodos airport is connected with the main airports of Greece. Moreover, Rodos airport welcomes several foreign airlines, especially during summer time, which schedule regular or charter flights. Thus, travellers from abroad have the chance to visit this magnificent destination.

Book your flights easily and quickly through our online booking system. Telephone booking is also available for those who do not want to use a credit card. Rodos airport is the international airport "Diagoras" (Rodos - international airport "Diagoras") located near the village Paradisi, 16 km southwest of the city of Rodos.

Flights to Rodos

Domestic flights

Flights from Athens Eleftherios Venizelos airport to Rodos are daily and, depending on the period of year, become more frequent. Flights last 1 hour approximately and the types of aircrafts vary.

The airplane carrier is Aegean airlines. Rodos airport is connected with Thessaloniki as well.

International flights

International passengers will reach Rodos via Athens, however, there are some low cost airlines from European destinations that connect directly.

To receive the most-up-to-date information on flights, please refer to our online booking for tickets, as schedules and flights to Rodos change.

Special offers and cheap tickets to Rodos

To get the best deals early booking is required. Visit Greecehotelholiday.com and find cheap tickets for Rodos. Take profit from low cost airline and last-minute bookings, as well. Don't forget to use your airmile bonus card.

Hotels in Rodos, Hotel Guide, Special Offers

Hotel Guide

Greecehotelholiday.com provides you with a complete and up-to-date guide for hotel accommodation. You can find your favourite accommodation searching either by location, or by hotel name. 

Luxury Hotels in Rodos

If you would like to search for Luxury Hotels in Rodos (Luxury hotels, boutique hotels, 4 or 5 star hotels) search under the section Luxury Hotels.

Cheap Hotels in Rodos

If you are searching for Cheap Hotels in Rodos (rooms, apartments 3, 2, and 1 star hotels) search under the section Cheap Hotels.

Special Hotel Offers in Rodos

If you are looking for special offers visit our section Hotel Offers in Greece.

Booking Hotels in Rodos

When browsing the hotel list for Rodos, and clicking on the link "online booking", you 'll be first shown the hotels that offer online booking. By pressing on the button 'Book & Prices' you reach the online booking machine for the selected hotel.

Car rental in Rodos, Special Offers

Rent a car

To avoid the trouble of taking your own car to Rodos, we urge you to book one online, through our car rental service. Thus, you are free to wander all over the island and visit sites and places that are not easily reachable by bus.

Car rental pickup points

Car rental pickup points are the airport (Rodos-airport) port (Port-Rodos), in the city center and the avenues Coast Miaoyli, Avenue Kamirou and Herakleidon. In Faliraki, Lardos, Kallithea, Kremasti and Kiotari. Also in the hotels Sunwing, Lindos Royal, Eden Roc. These are all easily accessible locations when arriving on the island. Please check our online booking machine, for any changes concerning the car rental pickup points.

Car rental offers

The car rental rates that you will find on our online booking system are advantageous, and by browsing there you will find car rental offers in Rodos. You can compare the car rental cost with that of transfering your own car to the island by ferry, and so decide what is more convenient to you depending on the duration of your vacation.

Excursions and special places of interest in Rodos

Excursions and tours in Rodos

The Medieval City is a World Heritage monument and is the largest and best-maintained fortified city in Europe, with many Hellenic, Byzantine, medieval and Ottoman monuments. Beyond the Old City, are the Kallitheas Loutra, the valley of the butterflies, Prophet Elia, Lindo with its castle and Rodini Park.

Places of interest in Rodos

Rodos has a wide choice of beaches from the cosmopolitan to the more isolated: Vlyha, Lindos, Faliraki, Ladiko, Kolymbia, Stegna, Kalathos, Tsambika, Agathoi, Pefki, Prasonisi, Kamiros are busiest. For those who prefer pebble beaches: Afantou, Haraki, Kallithea, Spilies, Gennadi, Tholos and the Fourni of Monolithou.

Thematic tours in Rodos

Rodos is considered to be a remarkable destination in the world for :

Romantic Holidays

Luxury Tourism

Adventure Tours

Ecological Tourism

Greek Wine Roads

Sports Tourism

Youth Tourism.

Restaurants and nightlife in Rodos

Rodos will satisfy everyone’s taste in food. From the little picturesque restaurants with their traditional dishes, the tempting starter-dishes at the various ouzeri places to the taverns and fish taverns with their wonderful aromas that will definitely make you hungry, you will not know where to start from. Not forgetting the international cuisine restaurants, such as Italian with a wide variety of pasta and exotic pizza, sweet and sour Chinese, Indian and red hot Mexican. If you want to find out what the so called in greek "barotsarka" ( going from one bar to another) is, the Old City of Rodos is the place! A boozing and multiethnic crowd can be found in Lindos. And at Faliraki beach bars, fashion mainstream clubs, cult bars are waiting for you to explore them! The places you need to know are: Miltiadou Str., the bar street of the medieval town. Orfanidou Str., all time classic clubbing at Neochori. Ixia- Ialysos, big clubs and greek dancing. Faliraki, the place to meet all the races of the world. Lindos, the ultimate place for "barotsarka" ( bar-crawling). Gennadi, where the beach bars and parties are getting more & more popular every year.

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