Seven Springs in Rhodes
Seven Springs in Rhodes: The Seven Springs which is popularly referred to as the Epta Piges is easily considered to be one of the most romantic sites on the island of Rhodes. It is ideally located between Colymbia and Archipolis. The entire area has tranquility written all over and is replete with verdant woodlands.
The stunning gorge has seven sparkling springs and a few rivers, which never run out of the water, even during the sizzling hot summer season. All of them form a lake, which was built by the Italians primarily to irrigate the plains of Colymbia. Apart from its romantic surroundings, visitors also like to drink the refreshing water of the springs.
There are many beautiful walking trails nearby and one can walk along stately Pine trees which is like a breath of fresh air. There is a dark tunnel, which only adds to the fun. The lake can be easily reached by a mere five minutes walk. The serene Seven Springs are almost hidden by the thick woodlands. This particular area of Rhodes is ideal for picnics and there is also a cozy taverna where one can relax and unwind in the lap of nature.
First-time visitors would do well to undertake a walk down to the 1 km long tunnel, which leads to the shimmering lake. You have two options. One is by walking on the road above the tunnel and the other is by walking through the dark tunnel.