Monolithos Village in Rhodes
Information About Monolithos
Monolithos in Rhodes, Dodecanese: The village of Monolithos lies 73 km south west of Rhodes Town amidst lush hills and olive tree groves. Visitors can walk for a couple of km to reach the beautiful 15th century Venetian castle of Monolithos, built by the Knights on top of a rock.
Stone built houses and picturesque alleys compose the charming atmosphere of Monolithos. The view from the fortress is absolutely breathtaking while inside there is a lovely single-aisled church dedicated to Saint Panteleimon.
The view from this spot is breathtaking and is worth climbing over the top. Inside this castle is a lovely single-aisled church dedicated to Saint Panteleimon. The picturesque cove at Fourni surrounded by pine-trees, golden sands and caves creates a magical scenery. From Monolithos you can also reach the beautiful villages of Siana, Apolakia and the Monastery of Skiadi.