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Kolymbia is a pleasant, low profile seaside resort, located on the picturesque Greek island of Rhodes. Holidays to Kolymbia are perfect for anyone looking to experience a slightly more rural side of Rhodes. It’s not as noisy as the capital of Rhodes Town or the party capital Faliraki, and not as expensive as the designer resorts at Ixia.
Anyone seeking a little peace and quiet will find that a holiday to Kolymbia offers them the perfect, tranquil atmosphere, while the shallow waters and great beach facilities make this a good destination for families with young children.
The town of Kolymbia is set in a beautiful green landscape, watered by the tranquil Seven Springs or Epta Piges. The approach to Kolymbia is along an ancient Italian road, lined with trees and known locally as ‘Eucalyptus Road’.
You’ll be able to enjoy a good selection of shops, bars and restaurants during a holiday to Kolymbia. Though there aren’t as many options as you might find in one of the island’s larger towns, Kolymbia nevertheless offers a good range of traditional-style Greek tavernas and other eateries. You’ll have plenty of options to enjoy the local cuisine here, and in particular Kolymbia boasts a great choice of fish restaurants.
The area around Kolymbia offers some great options for a day out, and this region will certainly hold a lot of appeal for hikers. Explore the rolling hills, or walk along the dramatic headland, and enjoy some stunning views out over the Aegean Sea. There are also some great spots to admire a sunset during a holiday to Kolymbia.
The beach at Kolymbia shelves very gently into the turquoise waters of the Aegean, making this an ideal place to come with young children. The sandy beach features ample space for sunbathing or playing in the sand, and those looking for something a little more energetic will be delighted with the wide range of water sports on offer at Kolymbia beach; choose from a long list of high-octane activities, including windsurfing, kite-boarding and water skiing, or hire out diving gear and explore deep beneath the waters of the Aegean.
For a chance to enjoy the beaches of Rhodes without finding yourself caught up in a crowd of tourists, a holiday to Kolymbia offers the perfect chance to get away from it all. Book your Greece holiday today at lastminute.com to take advantage of our great range of offers.