The Medieval Old Town

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Dominating the capital of Rhodes, a medieval city that has remained untouched through the ages instantly captures the eye. Known as “the Old Town”, this UNESCO World Heritage Site is a historical monument that harmoniously adapted to modern times, without losing its imposing character. The Grand Magister’s Palace set on the highest point of the town, and the Archaeological Museum of Rhodes are both imperative stops for anyone first entering the towering walls of the Old Town, as is the famed – untouched – road of the Knights, or Ippoton street. Within the castle’s walls one finds amazing sites; from the Clock Tower with the panoramic views to imposing churches and mosques, cobblestone alleys with captivating ambience and charming shops, restaurants, cafés and bars for every taste. Are you ready to be amazed?