Located on the Northeastern coast of the Dodecanese Island of Rhodes, Faliraki is one of the most popular seaside resorts in Europe. Part of the municipality of Kallithea, it was once a tiny fishing village. However plentiful sunshine, fantastic bars and breathtaking scenery have seen it transformed into one of Europe's premier resorts, making it an ideal choice for those looking for Greece holidays!
It is though a myth that only the young can enjoy Faliraki holidays, as the town has many attractions to entertain all ages. Whether you're looking to party or relax, a holiday in Rhodes will keep everyone happy.
Faliraki prides itself on its fantastic beaches, while the mountainous interior will provide stunning views. Visitors from all over Europe flock to Faliraki to enjoy the lively bars and clubs. With exotic drinks and fantastic music, you're guaranteed a good night out. For those in search of a quiet night, the southern stretch of town houses family-run restaurants with traditional Greek cuisine and music, providing an authentic Greek experience that is ideal if you're holidaying with children.
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Sun-worshippers will be happy as Rhodes enjoys fabulous temperatures all year round, but the hottest months are June, July and August. Temperatures then average about 25° Celsius, so be sure to remember your sun cream!
Things To Do on Faliraki Holidays
As the first Water Park in Rhodes, and the biggest overall in Europe, Faliraki Water Park will provide a great day out. Historic old Rhodes town is only 13 kilometres away too. Rhodes town is famous the world over for the Colossus of Rhodes, which is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. While on holiday you'll also be able to soak up the medieval history of Rhodes with a visit to the castle, which is now a World Heritage Sight, for a glimpse into the Islands ancient past.
Greek history stretches back thousands of years, so identifying a single aspect of it is almost impossible. What is definite though is that, being situated in Rhodes, Faliraki benefits from being a vibrant town where a magical past meets a thriving present. It's an excellent idea to hire a bicycle to explore the island's many historical sights first hand.
Faliraki benefits hugely from a rich cultural background, and a calendar packed with events and rituals. The biggest is the Greek Orthodox Easter, which is celebrated in April all over the island. If you're planning to go to Faliraki in June though, you'll find many locals celebrating Saint Peter and Saint Paul's Day on the 29th with barbeques and music. Whatever time you go, be sure to ask the locals about forthcoming events to partake in the fun!
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Faliraki will provide a fantastic holiday for anyone who wants to party or relax- or both! Its attractions, history and culture mean there's something for everyone. With such a wide range of hotels in Faliraki will provide a comfortable base for the duration of your stay. Find yourself a great deal on flights and hotels here at On The Beach; with our convenient live booking system, you can build your own bargain holiday to Rhodes in minutes!