Gennadi is one of the largest villages in south Rhodes with beautiful clean beaches that attract many visitors. The distance from the city of Rhodes is 63 km. Gennadi, with its white washed picturesque houses, features many villas for rent, hotels and other accommodation, as well as restaurants, bars and taverns.
Its sandy and pebble beaches stretch along the main road, where you could find a quite spot to lay your towel or choose the organized sections which are busier of course. Visitors, who prefer action, will have opportunity to engage in a variety of water sports activities.
During your holidays in Gennadi, don’t miss trying delicious food at its local taverns. You can sample some of the most famous dishes of the Greek cuisine, such as moussaka, Greek salad, tzatziki or fresh caught fish. Of course European cuisine is available too. Enjoy a cocktail at a relaxed bar on the sunset or dance at the beach bar until the early morning hours, it’s your choice!
There are several places of interest to visit during your holidays in the island of Rhodes. Some of the most interesting are the following:
The Medieval City of Rhodes is one of the places you shouldn’t miss while you are on holidays in Rhodes. It has been designated a world’s cultural heritage by UNESCO and is the largest medieval city in Europe. The Medieval City of Rhodes and its Knights’ castle have architectural influences of many historical eras, with main influences from the 14th & 15th centuries (the Knights of St. John period).
If you walk through the city’s pebbled picturesque roads some of its attractions are the church of St. John, the Palace of the Grand Master, the Turkish bazaar lying around the Mosque of Suleiman, the houses of the knights and the old market to name a few. Walking along the street of the Knights, which is the most popular street of the Medieval City, you will reach the castle of the Grand Master.
Visiting the Medieval City of Rhodes you will discover many restaurants, cafes and bars where you can enjoy the local and international cuisine as well as local wine and spirits.
Lindos town that lies 55 kilometers southeast from the city of Rhodes and 13 kilometers from Gennadi, is a must see destination. The Acropolis of Lindos is one of the most important archaeological sites of the island, which overlooking the picturesque Lindos town, offers breathtaking views.
The town of Lindos as well as its beautiful beaches is an infamous tourist destination. You should not miss to wander around its narrow cobblestone streets with the small white houses, shop at its local stores and enjoy the local cuisine on a rooftop restaurant.
Some other places of interest in the island of Rhodes are: the Valley of the Butterflies, Kallithea Springs, Prassonissi and the Seven Springs.