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Village of Lindos, Lindos
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A small town with a mix of rich history and sandy beaches, Village of Lindos was established by the Dorians about 3,000 years ago (though local legend claims the settlement was founded long before that by one of Zeus' divine sons). Although it contains an age-old acropolis, the town's main attraction remain its traditional whitewashed buildings and pedestrian-friendly backstreets. Pick up a free map at the tourist information center and take a self-guided tour through the narrow streets, lined by well-preserved medieval buildings and small taverns. Visiting beachgoers outnumber the town's tiny population in the morning, so wait to get some sand between your toes until afternoon, when tourist buses depart for the next destination. For Village of Lindos and beyond, use our Lindos tourist route planner to get the most from your Lindos vacation.
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  • Visited for a night out and during the day. Both lovely, at night the views from the rooftops was beautiful and the little streets easy to get lost in but fun to be lost and you always find your way t...  more »
  • very beautiful place to discover... small alleys and small typical restaurants and friendly attention by high heat allow to hydrate Beach nice difficult access to people with reduced mobility (steep slope)
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  • Beautiful village perched on a hill from which you can enjoy a wonderful sea view, white houses along cobbled streets cluttered craft shops and small bars and taverns. This maze of narrow streets leads to the Acropolis at the top where there are the remains of a castle. The entrance is a bit expensive, not worth it. The way lindos Castle and vice versa can also be done with donkeys. Cute
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  • Great hotel for the price. Beautiful views of the city. Wifi is just ok.
  • Fantastic views of the acropolis. Close to the central street but far enough to be in a quiet neighborhood.
  • Most beautiful place on Earth.
  • Hot, but an awesome place.
  • Best place I've ever been to. No cars allowed. Donkey is the only means of transport.
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