WHERE: Rhodes, Greece
WHEN: 31 May – 02 June 2019
Thirteenth edition for a festival that combines history, tradition and legend, in the evocative setting of the medieval city of Rhodes.
An extraordinary event that will take you back in time to the Middle Ages, including games, entertainment and entertainment.
All the streets of the historic center, and the area of the moat, will come alive with characters from the past, including parades, and evocative parades, fairies and alchemists.
And incredible games, like Chase of The Dragon, that will project you into a distant past. Just as it would have been during the Middle Ages.
At the Medieval Festival of Rhodes, of course, there will also be space for gastronomy and crafts. You can wander through the various wooden stalls, tasting traditional dishes and buying artifacts and handicrafts.
A truly evocative event, a unique opportunity to admire the city and this fantastic island. Above all, far from the great tourist flows.
The ancient city of Rhodes is perfectly accessible by car and efficient public transport. Alternatively, you can travel by taxi.
If you come by plane, you can easily get to Rhodes Town in less than half an hour. The distance is less than 20 kilometers.
Reached Rhodes Town, you can easily move on foot, and attend all the events of the Medieval Festival of Rhodes.
During the Medieval Festival of Rhodes, you can attend seminars and activities on medieval artistic techniques, guided tours of the historic center, and workshops.
For the little ones, do not miss the entertainment with puppets, archers, jugglers, fire eaters, dancers …
And, again, banquets, medieval symphonies and much more.
Chase of the Dragon is a fantastic themed game, in search of the legendary dragon of Rhodes, who lived on the cliff of San Stefanos in the fourteenth century. Each team, composed of three people, will compete for victory, according to ancient rules. In the end, the legendary Spada del Cavaliere de Gozon will go to the most courageous!
You will not have any difficulty in finding facilities available in Rhodes Town during the period of the Medieval Festival of Rhodes.
For maximum savings, we recommend Stathis, not far from the Old Town. The family-run Stathis is located in the historic center of Rhodes. It offers a garden, an internal courtyard, and free Wi-Fi in public areas.
Budget room with shared bathroom, at 45 € for the entire Festival weekend.
Located in the city of Rhodes, the Parko Studios It offers accommodation with free WiFi, a flat-screen TV and a kitchenette. There is a terrace, an oven, a fridge and a kettle.
Guests can relax in the property’s garden.
Parko Studios is close to places of interest such as the Clock Tower, the Grand Master’s Palace and the Via dei Cavalieri. In our opinion, it represents the Top solution, a about 45 € per night, for a fully equipped studio.