Located in the heart of the sapphire Aegean Sea and in the center of Dodecanese complex, the beautiful Rhodes Island welcomes tourists from all over the world. With the passage of time, Rhodes has become a hub of tourist industry across Europe. People from different parts of the world come and stopover this place with their families, friends, and children, love or else alone. They enjoy their Rhodes holidays in many ways.
From a pleasurable family holiday to the all-inclusive beach holidays, from a lavish stay in luxury hotels to cozy stay in a cheap apartment, Rhodes has a lot to offer for an ideal holiday package.
Rhodes offers many sightseeing opportunities to its guests but the most cherishable moments are its festivals. Being able to attend the festivals of Rhodes will add more charm to your Rhodes holidays. Below are the top three festivals that one should not miss to see in Rhodes.
Ecofilms festival is the most captivating festival of Rhodes. A large number of art lovers come across from borders to participate in this festival. They exhibit their talent and receive appreciation in return. This festival includes short films, long films and documentaries. The topics of documentaries are very interesting. One should not forget to see the Ecofilms festival during Rhodes holidays.
Medieval Town Carnival:
Carnivals are the way to cherish your mood and to stay away from the tensions of life. The island of Rhodes offers its guests with a colorful and exciting carnival in the medieval town. The medieval town carnival lasts for a week. Many games are played in it. Activities such as parade, hand tricks, bike race, pram race, sea boot race, stilt walking and other events are really exciting and become a pleasurable moments of Rhodes holidays. This festival is not limited to any specific age group and you can enjoy it alone as well as with your family or friends.
Medieval rose festival explicit the cultural values of Rhodes. It is one of the most fascinating festivals that take place every year within the medieval walls of Old town Rhodes. This festival attracts tourists of all ages and tastes. The festival comprises of a number of events including the chase of dragon whereby both children and adults enjoy playing adventurous games, solving puzzles and riddles etc. Informative presentations, seminars, tours, medieval symposium etc are also the part of festival. Participants wear costumes of knights, fairies, witches, oriental dancers, gamers and alchemists etc. Everyone who participates in the festival tries his best to entertain the visitors.
A wide means of transportation including buses and cars can be availed to visit different parts of Island Rhodes and see their cultural events and festivals. Moreover, the hotels, apartments and studios of Rhodes promises relaxing holidays, catering for all styles and budgets.
Nature has blessed Rhodes with many attractions that fascinate tourists from all over the world every year. Every day of Rhodes holidays has its own charm so do not delay and plan your upcoming vacations in the Island of Rhodes.