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The Acropolis of Rhodes

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Private Tour: Lindos and Rhodes Old Town Day Trip
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A must do if you like your old ruins or just peace and tranquility (if there are no natterers around) A stadium, amphitheatre and acropolis that seems somewhat neglected. There are toilets and a cold drinks/sweets machine in the excellent exhibition (see the naked athletes)...More

Thank Zandell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From castle of the knights it's a 15 min walk outside the wall , it worth the visit if you like this attraction. Great sports arena. The theatre and the acropolis of Rhodes from looking round was a large site long ago . Very open...More

Thank markhus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group had the good fortune of having a well-trained vocalist... at suggestion of guide Michael Triantafillou, he stood centered and sang... his voice carried magnificently throughout the stadium- fabulous experience. We were sad to hear that many Greeks generations (not recent) used the marble...More

Thank JustJulieNYC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I got up very early to visit this place, not wanting to complete the 40 minute walk from my hotel in full sun. There is not much left of the Acropolis itself, the remains being supported by scaffolding. But the old Olympic stadium is there...More

1  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Below these ruins there is the theater area, although the seating looks fairly modern. If you are into ruins and history, and you are already in Rhodes, take the time to go see these ruins. It seems many ancient towns had their own Acropolis, but...More

1  Thank streakedblonde
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Acropolis on top of Monte Smith covers the Temple of Apollo" (aka Athena Polias and Zeus Polieus) (covered in scaffolding in 2017), the theatre, the stadium and the library (next to the theatre). This is a free attraction, and definitely worth a visit. It...More

1  Thank howiet1971
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely worth a visit amazing place. It was free and wasn't overcrowded. One of my favourite trips of the holiday!

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Rhodes Acropolis is a free attraction on the outskirts of the old town, up on the hill. In most other places in the world there would be an entrance fee and you would be restricted in where you could walk. Not here. Scaffolding has...More

Thank Rob W
Reviewed 15 May 2017

About a 30 minute walk from Manousos hotel. There are only a few columns standing which are surrounded by scaffold and you can only get within 40 metres due to them being surrounded by a fence. Other than that there is a lot of rubble...More

Thank Rodman100
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We stayed at Barbie from 26th april until 10th may and was surprised how good the studios was run by the owners Barbara and Vangelis,we found the studios clean comfortable .The poolside had plenty of sunbeds ,bar and food service ,the staff were very helpful...More

Thank Marianu B
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Gareth P
Hello, my family and I are going out to falaraki in October, is this trip suitable for kids aged 4,8 and 10? We are staying in hotel sun palace how far is this attraction from here?
19 August 2016|
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Response from petebristol2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hello there :) I would say it's not the best for kids and they will be quite bored ;)
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