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Pier of Mandraki Harbour, Rhodes Town, Greece
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

The place is lovely and Rhodes itself is lovely. However a gang of African women grabbed us they did to many other people squeezing your wrist tight demanding money and then put a supposed curse on you. A few people had reported this so be...More

3  Thank Mandyibiza
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

We went to visit this when we were in Rhodes. The place was beautiful but make sure u stay in a large group as there is a group of African ladies that separate you and get aggressive asking for money whilst they tie a rope...More

7  Thank Kerry F
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All reviews cat sanctuary open to the public harbour wall mandraki harbor local cats old harbour pleasant walk vantage point photo opportunity cruise port lovely harbour worth a visit windmill pier boats invasion stroll
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cracking Views from the Harbour of Rhodes. It can been seen from many angles, i did not visit inside but teh outside looked amazing.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This small fort is at the entrance to the harbour. It wasn’t open to the public, but it is a pleasant walk to get to it along the harbour.

Thank BT3rd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice to stroll along to, past the windmills, looking at all the boats and colossus, shame the fort is not open to the public though. Area has lots of cats that seem to be fed by local people, all seem to have spots to sleep...More

Thank lemonice
Reviewed 14 October 2018

The fort is situated at the entrance to the harbour, and was last used militarily during the second world war. It is an impressive site, and the lighthouse atop guides ships into the harbour. The walk towards it is very pleasant, but, unfortunately, the fort...More

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 3 October 2018

lovely harbour to look around, it was where the original colllussus was. Now there are lots of cats.

Thank ljay100
Reviewed 29 September 2018

It is a nice area to walk by the water with three lovely mills on the shore, the view of the walls of the town and a load of cats. ;)

Thank IrenaAneri
Reviewed 29 September 2018

You cannot go into the fort which is a shame but a walk along the harbour wall wih its 3 iconic windmills is a lovely way to spend an hour or so watching the boats using the harbour

Thank quasargal
Reviewed 26 September 2018

The old fort looks really impressive. There are even some old cannons on the walls, remnants of city defence system. Beautiful view on the harbour and passing ships. It is even more amazing during the sunset. Unfortunately, the fort is closed and cannot be visited.

Thank TrangOul
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Enjoy a walk around the harbour and saw the windmills and the fort, all attractive and a good photo opportunity whilst in Rhodes town.

Thank 1975RichardH
Reviewed 14 September 2018

What a magnificent walk with beautiful views of the harbour and across to the Palace of the Grand Masters up the hill in the old town - well worth a visit.

Thank JurisBuss
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