IALYSSOS Rhodes Island
Ialyssos is the perfect place if you are looking for a nice swimming and surfing spot, with excellent tourist facilities. Situated in Trianta bay, the resort is only 8 km from the attractive Rhodes city and just nearby the popular Ixia.
Everything in Ialissos is highly organized - a long and clean beach, with swimming pools and chilled gardens just behind, some of the best hotels in Greece, with tennis courts and lots of facilities, restaurants, cafeterias and bars, tourist shops selling souvenirs and supermarkets.
You can accommodate in one of the numerous luxurious hotels along the beach, or in the lovely neoclassical mansions belonging to the inhabitants of Ialissos.
The organized public pebbled beach extends to the one of Ixia and even reaches the neighboring village of Kremasti; it also alternates with the private hotel beaches.
If you did not bring your equipment, but you want to try your hand at water activities, there are many places to hire one.
Everything contributes to your perfect Rhodes holiday is Ialissos - even the climate is particularly cool and enjoyable, especially because of the wind called "meltemia".
For a relaxing evening, you can choose one of the many cafes and restaurants along the beach, or you can go shopping for souvenirs.
You can make a bit of easy sightseeing on the neighboring hill of Filerimos, and discover the ruins of the old acropolis, which along with its archaeological site constitutes one of the most precious sites of Rhodes Island. Of course, you can always choose to spend a cosmopolitan afternoon, with excellent sightseeing and luxurious shopping in Rhodes city.
Your holiday in Ialissos can be even more entertaining, during the "Ialyssia" Festival, from August to September, when you will enjoy the colorful Greek traditions of music and dances, as well as book fairs and painting exhibitions.