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Asklipios - an authentic microcosm of Rhodes

We cycled up to Asklipios from Pefkos (yes, it was really hot and steep) - the roads are good but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rhianna J
Lovely village with great views from the ruined castle above.

This is a lovely village nestling a little inland from the coast. A short walk from the centre is... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
Sharon J
Duffield, England, United Kingdom
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Asklipio, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We cycled up to Asklipios from Pefkos (yes, it was really hot and steep) - the roads are good but steep in places so best to be fit and ready for the heat, on the way up! Using a hire car is a good option....More

2  Thank Rhianna J
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This is a lovely village nestling a little inland from the coast. A short walk from the centre is the ruined medieval castle, which you are free to clamber over (but take care as there are no barriers etc and quite some drops!) with the...More

1  Thank Sharon J
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Had a great day out on the donkey trek even though we never chose to ride a donkey,despite this it was brilliant. The day was baking hot about 35 plus in the shade and the terrain was hard but it was so worth it as...More

2  Thank Malcolm C
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We wanted to try something a little different and after speaking to our bar man, the wonderful Christos, he told us his family run donkey cruises from the village of Asklipios. The village itself is small and beautiful, with a few small tavernas, ancient churches...More

1  Thank DarrenJaneL L
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Quiet village away from the tourist hotspots. Beautiful church with museum worth visiting (women must wear long skirts for this). Also worth exploring the castle ruins on the hill.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Asklipios is located some km away from the touristic area of kiotari. Asklipios was the god of medicine in Ancient Greece. From the past it was the place of strategic importance so it was built on top of a mountain. The village is characterized by...More

3  Thank Petros_Laoudikos
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the castle that you can drive all the way up to if you like before climbing the stairs and walking through the medieval fortress

1  Thank Edward A
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We spent a couple of hours exploring the museum, church and castle here (museum has a €1 entry fee). Beautiful village with good views across to Gennadi beach. The museum was small but interesting. We particularly liked the 'traditional house' you can visit as part...More

1  Thank 639AnnaP
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Lovely traditional Greek hill village with a beautiful church, museum and castle ruins. We took a bus from Lindos to Kiotari from where it is a little over an hour's pleasant walk on tracks.

2  Thank CheshireGraham
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

I visited this village yesterday and I was so impressed by its beauty ! The church - Dormition of the Holy Mother - was first built in 1060 and it's the 2nd most ancient church on Rhodes island ! Next to the church there is...More

6  Thank Filippos K
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24 April 2016|
Response from Christos S |
Good evening.. :) The donkey cruise price depends from the excursion you will choose.. the prices are 40 euro for the big excursion 3+ hours with traditional homemade food.. the small excursion 30 euro =>2 hours with... More