Walking Mini-Group Rhodes Shore Excursion: Old Town, Grand Palace & Wine Tasting
If you want to get the most out of Rhodes Old Town, visit Grand Palace, enjoy lavish Wine Tasting, feel the power of best Greek vineyards in your glass and have some free time for lunch and shopping, this worry-free mini-group tour would be your best choice. In a company of your personal friendly English-speaking guide you will walk along narrow cobblestone streets of the Old Town where you will be undoubtedly impressed by the mixture of different cultures. Visit Grand Master Palace, impressive Gothic castle which was at the same time palace to impress, fortress to protect and the headquarters to spread the influence This tour is about history which is «alive». Your guide will make the old houses and impressive fortress talk. This 4 hour tour including free time is the ticket to the splendid past, which will make your experience unique. Wine tasting with a pro sommelier in the beautiful historical garden comes as a cherry on the top, it will add some depth to your flavour experience.
- Pick up
- Old Town
Rhodes Old Town is one of the oldest medieval towns in Europe, a maze of kept ruins and cobbled lanes that was once a vibrant and glorious medieval city. It’s just a dream scene for someone who likes to take pictures! The Old Town of Rhodes is a very inspiring place. The medieval town of Rhodes belongs to the World Heritage and is under protection of UNESCO. It is considered one of the few best preserved medieval cities in Europe. In the 14th century Knights of the Order of St. John conquered the island and started the construction of the fortress. Its walls are still very impressive and draw the attention of every visitor. The Old Town of Rhodes consists of three parts: The central district around the palace of the Grand Mater, the most famous part – Kollakio – the Street of the Knights and the area beyond the walls where lived simple civilians.
- Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes
One of the most famous sights in the historical centre. The residence was built by the crusaders. The palace has beautiful collection of mosaics, porcelain and different pieces of decorative art.
- Medieval City
Enjoy Wine & Spirit tasting at the Cellar of Knights located in the very heart of Medieval City of Rhodes. According to the multiple comments of those guests who have already participated in this activity, local wines can compete equally with some good Californian, French, Italian brand.
-Grand Master Palace admission fee
-Professional Sommelier services
-Hors D'oeuvres ( talagani, crostini, bruschetta)
-Dessert - Karidopita
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Level of activity:
Easy: You should expect only enjoyable easy walking without required climbing, jumping or running. Nevertheless, you may need to make a few steps.
Moderate: You should be prepared for a fair amount of walking with going up and down the steps. Sometimes you will need to deal with uneven surfaces like medieval cobblestones.
Intensive: You should be ready for a large amount of walking and/or climbing. We expect you not to be afraid of unpaved and uneven surfaces. Booking this type of tour, be ready for an adventure!