Day 2: Rhodes
The ship arrives at Rhodes port at 10:00 and departs at 18:00
This Greek island exudes beauty and history. Take a walking tour of the old fortified city and stand in awe of the impressive Grand Master's Palace. See where the Colossus of Rhodes, a onetime Wonder of the World, once stood and savour the charm of this remarkable walled town. Along the scenic coast lies the whitewashed town of Lindos with its ancient acropolis and stunning views.
Famous For the Old Town, one of the best-preserved and most carefully restored medieval towns in Europe, is still surrounded by the walls built by the Knights of St. John.
Fun Fact #1: North of Old Town stood the Colossus of Rhodes, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, in a harbour that has been in use for 2,500-plus years.
Fun Fact #1: Foodies: Greeks like to share mezedes, appetizers set at the middle of the table. Try a seafood-themed set of appetizers with fresh shrimp, octopus, squid and more.