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Private Tour: Lindos and Rhodes Old Town Day Trip
"Start your day trip at a time to suit your schedule and then leave your Rhodes hotel by minivan with your private guide. Travel by air-conditioned minivan along the island’s east coast and gaze out of the window at some of Rhodes’ most beautiful beaches. Pass through several sleepy villages and finally stop in Lindos the island’s famous ancient village.Lindos’ pretty streets are fringed by the sugar cube houses found on many a Greek island but it’s the magnificent 4000-year-old acropolis that gives the village its star appeal. Work your way up Lindos’ gently winding cobblestone streets and head inside the acropolis to explore with your guide (own expense). Have your camera ready to capture sights of the ruined Byzantine fortress and an Ancient Greek temple
From EUR101.00
 
Private Tour: Rhodes City Including the Old Town and Palace of the Grand Masters
"Leave your Rhodes hotel by air-conditioned minivan and travel from the island’s main pier through the newer neighborhood of Rhodes city. Pass alongside Mandraki Esplanade to see government buildings and notable modern landmarks such as the Church of the Annunciation — built as recently as 1925 — and a re and ask as many questions as you like about the city the island and the sights. Since your tour is private the itinerary is flexible and can be tailored to the sights you want to see.Swing past the deer statues of Mandraki Port and continue up Monte Smith to gaze at the dramatic island vistas against the backdrop of the Aegean Sea. Stretch your legs on a stroll around the vantage point soak up the views
From EUR50.00
 
Private Tour: Lindos and Rhodes Old Town Day Trip
"Start your day trip at a time to suit your schedule and then leave your Rhodes hotel by minivan with your private guide. Travel by air-conditioned minivan along the island’s east coast and gaze out of the window at some of Rhodes’ most beautiful beaches. Pass through several sleepy villages and finally stop in Lindos the island’s famous ancient village.Lindos’ pretty streets are fringed by the sugar cube houses found on many a Greek island but it’s the magnificent 4000-year-old acropolis that gives the village its star appeal. Work your way up Lindos’ gently winding cobblestone streets and head inside the acropolis to explore with your guide (own expense). Have your camera ready to capture sights of the ruined Byzantine fortress and an Ancient Greek temple
From EUR101.00

More Things to Do in Symi Island

Nos Beach

Nos is a very small and quiet beach close to Symi Town and the harbor area. There are plenty of lounge chairs and umbrellas for you to relax under. If you are hungry or thirsty, then visit the...
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hungariangirl896
Jan 28, 2014

Walking Around The Coast

We had a day of drizzle and dull weather one day and decided to walk a little way round the coast. We ended up getting soaked as it poured down and had to shelter in an unfinished building.Here we met...
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nickandchris
Apr 27, 2006

Panormitis Monastery

This is the monastery of Taxiarchis Mihalail Panormitis.It's probably the trip that everyone goes on and certainly the first place we saw on Symi. Most trip boats from Rhodes to Symi call here enroute...
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nickandchris
Apr 26, 2006

Walk Up To Chorio

While staying in Gialos, Symi's port, a" must do" is to climb the steps (Kali Strata) and walk the narrow alleys to the old town of Chorio. Apart from the views over the port, which are stunning, the...
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nickandchris
Apr 26, 2006

Cameras At The Ready.....

Once you've arrived on Symi, you will need to have your camera at the ready at all times. A very scenic island with it's old houses tumbling down the hill to the port, set against an arrid...
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nickandchris
Apr 26, 2006

Pedi

In 1985, Pedi, situated on a narrow inlet, was little more tha a fishing hamlet with a thin strip of shingly beach, one cafeneon and a new hotel which looked out of place, being so modern and swish...
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nickandchris
Apr 06, 2006
 
 
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Panormitis

Panormitis is the most important monastery on Symi and the second most important in the Dodecanese (St John in Patmos claims first prize for that) and thus is on most people's itinerary when they...
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sandysmith
Sep 21, 2005

Overland to Panormits

Panormitis Monastery can be reached by the day trip excursions from Rhodes as part of the package - we could have got the 2pm ferry from Symi on our way back to Rhodes and incorporated a visit to the...
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sandysmith
Sep 21, 2005

Refugees

During our BBQ lunch on the boat trip these 4 young Afghanistan male refugees appeared - they must have travelled via Turkey which is so close to Symi. Apparently this is a quite a common occurence as...
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sandysmith
Sep 21, 2005

Aghios Georgios

Aghios Georgios (St Georges) is one of the most dramatic coves on Symi - we didn't actually get to here - just saw from a distance as we sailed from Rhodes to Symi. Its only accessible by a taxi-boat...
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sandysmith
Sep 21, 2005

Sailing around Symi

There's nothing better than being sailed around, enjoying the scenery, being served up a delicious BBQ lunch and having a swim in one of the many bays around Symi - I really enjoy it. The boats...
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sandysmith
Sep 21, 2005

Police Search

Well the captain of our boat had to inform the local police about the refugees. They soon appeared in their boat but instead of picking up the young lads they made a tour round the bay to see if...
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sandysmith
Jun 19, 2005

Relaxing in Pedi

From Pedi you can take a water taxi to Aghios Nicholas - or walk it in about 20 miutes over a rocky up and down red paint daubed path if feeling more energetic. I was too lazy to do either - plus my...
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sandysmith
Jun 10, 2005

View above Chorio

Its worth climbing high above Chorio - by walking or by bus which goes further onto Panormitis. There are far reaching views over Symi town in one way and over to Pedi Bay in the other direction - our...
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sandysmith
Jun 10, 2005

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Top 5 Symi Island Writers

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"Snapshots of Symi Island"
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"Symi For A Few Days"
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"Symi - Island of Dreams"
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Christianne

"SYMI"
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"BEAUTIFUL SIMI"
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