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From Rhodes Town: Day Trip to Lindos

1. From Rhodes Town: Day Trip to Lindos

Avail of worry-free transportation from Rhodes Town, Ixia or Ialyssos and admire the typical villages and beautiful landscape on the 1-hour drive to Lindos. Get dropped off at a central parking lot on arrival, from where you can stroll to the village square in 5 minutes or take the shuttle bus to arrive in just 2 minutes. Avail of 4 hours of free time to choose what you want to do. Head to the acropolis to see the ruins of the Temple of Athena Lindia, or relax on the sandy beach. Enjoy refreshments in the cafés and restaurants, or buy gifts in the boutique stores. Return to the parking lot at 3:00 PM for the return journey to Rhodes Town, Ixia and Ialyssos.

Rhodes: Pirates' Route Sea Kayaking Tour

2. Rhodes: Pirates' Route Sea Kayaking Tour

Take half a day to explore the East Coast of Rhodes from the water, with a sea kayaking tour. Paddle along the coastline and discover 3 beaches up close. Take in the stunning colors of the Mediterranean sea and admire the interesting rock formations. Begin the Pirates' Route sea kayaking tour at Kathara Beach in Faliraki. Meet your guide and learn all you need to know about safety before climbing in your very own kayak. As you glide over the Mediterranean waters, take opportunities to dive into the colorful sea directly from the kayak. Discover seak caves and local beaches, before enjoying a picnic lunch at a favorite local beach. Try out snorkeling and discover life below the water's surface. If you're feeling adventurous, get your adrenaline pumping by cliff jumping off the surrounding rocks. Full of experience and a traditional Greek picnic, head back to Faliraki. As you go, listen to entertaining local myths, facts about the geography, and try to spot some wildlife in their natural habitat.

Rhodes: Stand-Up Paddle and Snorkel Adventure

3. Rhodes: Stand-Up Paddle and Snorkel Adventure

Discover what it feels like to stand up on water during an amazing stand-up paddleboard adventure off the east coast of Rhodes. Get an introductory lesson and the chance to warm up in the small village of Stegna. Then, when everybody feels comfortable and confident to start, journey alongside the cliff-lined coast and get stunning views of unique sites that are only accessible from the sea. Marvel at the marine life at the half-way point as you get the option to explore a secret cave full of fish during a snorkeling activity. Dive into the water from the tall cliffs if you feel brave! Then, paddle on to a secluded bay to enjoy a traditional Greek snack and go for another dip with your snorkel gear. Alternatively, relax on the beach and top up your tan before you head back to Stegna at a relaxed pace.

Lindos: Submarine Cruise with Swimming Stop at Navarone Bay

4. Lindos: Submarine Cruise with Swimming Stop at Navarone Bay

Enjoy the view of the Acropolis of Lindos and St. Paul's Bay from the top deck of the boat. Then go down below into the submarine section of the vessel and take a glimpse at the local marine life. Try your hand at feeding fish and take stunning photos of the reef of Lindos from the underwater chamber. Feel safe and relaxed in a dry environment with airconditioning and use the free WiFi on the boat to upload your selfies and stories on the spot. At the end of the cruise, make a stop for 30 minutes at the Navarone's Bay and enjoy swimming in crystal-clear green water.

From Rhodes: Lindos Round-Trip Bus Transfer with Free Time

5. From Rhodes: Lindos Round-Trip Bus Transfer with Free Time

The archaeological site of Lindos is a popular holiday destination, known and loved for its fine beaches and the stately ancient citadel that sits on a steep cliff overlooking the sea. Situated on the southeast coast of Rhodes, Lindos is a must-see for visitors to this Greek island. Meet your driver at your hotel in Rhodes Town and begin the day’s journey with an air-conditioned drive to the Acropolis of Greece. Just 55 kilometers later, enjoy 5 hours of free time to explore Lindos at your own pace.  Climb the hill to the Acropolis of Lindos and relish in breathtaking panoramic views of the surroundings from a height of 300 meters. Wander through the narrow streets of the traditional Greek village. Taste the local cuisine in one of the taverns or swim at one of the most impressive beaches on the island.

Rhodes: Full-Day 4WD Southern Safari Tour

6. Rhodes: Full-Day 4WD Southern Safari Tour

Start your day with a pickup from Plimmiri village and head towards Archipelagos, until you reach a traditional village to stop for tea or coffee. Set off on an off-road route through Kalathos mountain, and discover the rich historical background about local lifestyles. Pass through picturesque villages filled with monasteries and chapels, enjoy panoramic views, full of natural beauty, and far away from touristic areas. Continue your day tour through Rhodes as you reach the small village of Kritinia. Stop for lunch at a local tavern in the square of the village under Plateaus trees. Continue your tour to the sea of Aegean, admire the beauty of the mountains on the one side and the sea on the other. Hear about the local history as you pass through small villages, stopping in Skiadi Monastery and other chapels with rich and important history. Head south towards Katavia through alternative terrain before you return back to your hotel. 

Sea Kayaking Tour – Discover Lindos and visit the Arc. Site

7. Sea Kayaking Tour – Discover Lindos and visit the Arc. Site

Discover Lindos with a sea kayaking tour that starts at the closeby, Vlicha Beach. Perfect for any adventure-lover, this tour incorporates sea kayaking, walking, history, and good food all in one. Admire the historical treasure of Lindos, away from the crowds, and from many angles. To begin, paddle along the coastline, passing beautiful rock formations and hidden caves. Admire Lindos from afar as you pass, promising to be back soon. Then, explore picturesque St Paul’s Bay – voted one of the most beautiful bays in Europe. Afterward, enter another world, paddling through an extraordinary Sea Canyon, which leads to Navarone Bay. Here, enjoy some time exploring below the water's surface, taking a break from paddling to snorkel in this beautiful secluded area with its stunning blues, greens, and refreshingly cool water. Once rejuvenated, turn back towards Lindos, this time to get up close to history and experience its wonders for yourself. This picture-perfect town, with its small traditionally white-washed houses, is perfect for all types of tourists. Beauty, history, sandy beaches, restaurants, cafes, and shops all make Lindos a must on any visitor’s list. But first, take the opportunity to relax and take in the surroundings while enjoying a delicious homemade Greek meal at a restaurant by the beach. After lunch, set off on a short hike up to the main village. There, let the quaint alleys lead you to the imposing Acropolis of Lindos where you will visit and learn about the Temple of Athena.

Lindos: Full-Day Private Sailing Cruise

8. Lindos: Full-Day Private Sailing Cruise

Feel the heat of Rhodes, Greece, on a full-day cruising tour of its sparkling bays. Have a drink as you glimpse white sandy beaches in the middle of crystal blue skies. Taking off from Lindos, cruise out to Red Sand Beach, small and reachable only by boat. Stop for a swim or a snorkel. Then it's on to Haraki Bay, with a choice of swim, snorkel, or bite to eat. Sail on to Agathi Bay for a more accessible beach experience. Then enjoy the ride to your final destination, Tsambika Bay, with its large sandy beach. Partake of delicious fruit salad. Who cares about swimming with a full stomach?

From Rhodes Town: Private Yacht Cruise to Lindos with Lunch

9. From Rhodes Town: Private Yacht Cruise to Lindos with Lunch

Discover Lindos, which is sometimes known as 'the Pearl of Rhodes'. The crossing to Lindos features some of the most beautiful coastlines on the island of Rhodes. Once onboard, work on your suntan on the deck. Relax with a cold beer and delicious snacks. Ride on atop a donkey up to the ancient citadel. Once on the top of the hill, take in the panoramic views of the surrounding area. The sojourn in Lindos will last approximately 3 hours. During the crossing back to Rhodes, there will be a short stopover for swimming at Tsambika’s Beach.

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What people are saying about Lindos

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 195 reviews

Amazing place to visit. I was dreading the bus journey but it was great! The bus had air conditioning and was comfortable. The journey wasnt too long from Rhodes town even though we picked up at other hotels on the way. Lindos was fabulous with so much to enjoy with the acropolis and lovely beaches. Highly recommend this trip.

Such an amazing experience. Maria and the other guides were so lovely. We had never been kayaking before but the guides were so kind and helpful. We had a very tasty lunch and snorkeling was great. I would highly recommend it.

A very nice kayak trip. Good safety instructions, warming-up, and three beautiful bays to visit. A good way to enjoy Rhodes from the sea.

This was an amazing experience would recommend to anybody coming to rhodes. Our guides Linda and George where amazing

The bus ride was amazing with an amazing view, and the bus driver was also very kind and helpful.