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Half-Day Self-Guided Rhodes Tour: Filerimos and Valley of the Butterflies
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“large cross” (8 reviews)
“winding road” (4 reviews)
“small church” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Filerimos 851 01, Greece
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Reviewed October 14, 2016

A beautiful drive up a 250 meter winding road with pine trees either side got us to Filerimos Monastery. 6 Euros entry cost allowed us to see this 15th century monastery built by the Knights of St John, that is what google teaches us anyway,...More

Thank Martz4040
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Small entrance fee (half price for elderlies if you show passport or driving licence) wonderful vie of Rhodes from the top. Old monastery interesting but not exceptional. Avoid if you don't like birds as there are peacocks everywhere.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed October 2, 2016

Lovely relaxing thought promoting place , peacocks walking freely around , lovely views of Rhodes town and airport

Thank Glorian2024
Reviewed September 30, 2016

We visited twice once on a moped which was a great ride up and once we walked up from Ialysos and ran back!!!! Peacocks everywhere which was very unique and great views to reward your journey from the cross. too tight to pay to go...More

Thank Warren P
Reviewed September 29, 2016

We went there to watch the sunset & the rising of the moon --magical ! The peacocks are an extra treat

Thank Alexandra T
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

We drove here some people walked the 4km all up hill in 70degree heat. The monastery was €6 each so we didn't go in. Lots of free parking and cafe with gifts. Peacocks living in the grounds. A short walk to the large cross. The...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

A must visit its a beautiful, stunning, spectacular place. Strangely serene with the amount of people there but it is. It has the most amazing views of Rhodes too. There was so many peacocks roaming around they were lovely. The actual monastery was 6E well...More

Thank nickyWashington
Reviewed August 26, 2016

It is old monastery, pretty good kept, but amazing view is the most interesting attraction of this place; just walk around the walls and have indescribable view. Entrance fee is 6 euros. If you go to (for free) the opposite direction through the alley, you're...More

Thank improvisecouple
Reviewed August 26, 2016

The entrance ticket is 6 EUR, easy to find at the end of the road which says Filerimos. There is a small parking area, aoutside a small restaurant to buy some refreshment. Around the monastery and in the monastery's area there are a lot of...More

Thank Victoria L
Reviewed August 7, 2016

Old monastery, not in operation now, within an archaeological site. Entrance in the site costs 6 euros, children free. Astonishing views all around Rhodes. Attraction of the area the many peacocks.

Thank ioannis70
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