Ancient Lindos and Acropolis

Price: $49.00
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Summary
Shore Excursion SizeStandard
Shore Excursion TypeScenic, Cultural, Shopping
Shore Excursion Duration5 Hours
Activity LevelModerate
Shore Excursion Leaves FromOutside of Cruise Ship Port Security Gate. This is a 2 to 4 minute walk, depending on where your ship is docked. (Full details will be provided in your electronic ticket)
Food/Beverage ProvidedNot Included
Recommended DressWe recommend wearing comfortable clothing and sensible, flat-soled walking shoes. Sunscreen and sunglasses are also recommended. For those wishing to visit any churches, remember that shoulders and knees must be covered.
RestrictionsGuests must be able to walk over paved, cobblestone and packed dirt surfaces. The climb to the Acropolis includes inclines, approximately 200 steps, narrow walkways and a long flight of stairs to reach the Acropolis which do not have a handrail. This tour is not wheelchair accessible because of the varied terrain at the sites you will be visiting.

Spend five hours exploring the ancient Acropolis of Lindos, wander through Lindos' cobblestoned streets among its charming shops, and more when you book this half day excursion in Rhodes. Your scenic excursion includes an expert tour guide who will take you to explore the natural citadel of the Acropolis. You'll also enjoy free time to explore the village of Lindos on your own with the chance to spend time basking in the sun at a local beach or dining on local Greek cuisine at a local cafe. With the chance to shop for ceramic pottery at the Village of Archangelos and explore the Acropolis (entrance fee not included), this half day tour is ideal for beachgoers, families, and culture enthusiasts.

Kick off your scenic adventure by meeting your expert guide and boarding a comfortable air conditioned coach bus that transports you from the port of Rhodes for a scenic drive along the East Coast of the island to Lindos. This historic village is home to the famed Acropolis of Lindos, which you'll get free time to explore. Here, you'll get to witness the natural beauty of the walls of this ancient citadel, which date back to the 4th century B.C. You'll get to witness its architectural excellence during a 50 minute professional guided tour to see landmarks like the Propylaea of the Sanctuary, a carved rock showcasing a Rhodian warship, and the 14th-century Castle of the Knights of St. John.

Continue your scenic excursion with free time to explore Lindos. This scenic village is home to three beautiful sandy beaches and offers a ton of shopping and dining options. Opt to relax on the golden sands of Lindos Beach or take a stroll along the cobblestoned streets of the village as you stop to dine on Greek cuisine at local cafes on your own.

Conclude your tour with some free time visiting a ceramic pottery store in the village of Archangelos before returning to your port.

From exploring the Acropolis of Lindos to admiring ceramic pottery, this half-day excursion offers much to discover. Book this relaxing tour today and get ready to explore the beauty of the Greek island of Rhodes.