Faliraki – South Coast of Rhodes
Faliraki is a popular and well known resort amongst summer’s party people where the nights are arguably livelier than the days. Faliraki holidays attract a variety of sun worshippers and clubbers looking to enjoy a fun filled nightlife and laid back days, which is why over summer the resort is packed with younger holidaymakers. Faliraki beach is very close by to most hotels and accommodation and is Rhodes most popular beach.
Landing at Rhodes International Airport, which is based on the North Coast of the island, your transfer to Faliraki will take around 45 minutes. You can spend the time of your transfer enjoying the great natural scenery available as well as becoming more familiar with your surroundings for future reference on your holidays in Faliraki.
Faliraki holidays are extremely popular and you can expect there to be a wide range of accommodation to choose from ranging from luxurious hotels to more budget rooms. Hotels in the region are rated between 2 and 5 stars and the Faliraki apartments provide very reasonable prices for those looking for a great low cost holiday. You will find all accommodation offer great facilities and services ensuring you get exactly what you paid for.
It is wise to take advantage of the good public transport system available during holidays in Faliraki to get around the town and other nearby resorts. You can find taxis also but they will of course cost a little bit extra.
Faliraki – Fun & Activities
Faliraki beach is the best place to be during the day, it is there where you will find the majority of the town’s summer population. With 2.5 miles of Faliraki beach to choose from you are certain to find space to soak up the endless hours of summer sun each day. Whether are looking to simply lay back and relax on a beach towel or a sun lounger, or try something more active the options are certainly there. Why not try surfing, windsurfing, snorkelling, scuba diving, water skiing, jet skiing or one of the many other action packed activities on offer at various parts of Faliraki beach.
Away from the beach you can enjoy the water park located just outside of Faliraki which is packed with rides and slides for all to enjoy. The full island tour is certainly something worth considering as you will be able to see some of the islands most important landmarks and tourists attractions, such as the Valley of the Butterflies. Boat trips are equally as popular taking tourists over to the many nearby islands off the coast of Rhodes.
If you are interested in doing a little shopping during your holidays to Faliraki then you will find plenty of souvenir shops when looking for presents for people back home. You will find a few fine clothes and jewellery shops around the resort too, selling good products.
Faliraki – Food & Nightlife
There are plenty of great places to eat during your Faliraki holidays with restaurants catering for a variety of tastes. Popular British, Italian and Chinese restaurants are easily found along Faliraki beach front and in the town itself. One thing worth trying is one of the fantastic traditional Greek dishes which can be found in any of the restaurants available. If you are staying in one of the Faliraki apartments then you will be able to pick up plenty of food goods from international brands via the various mini markets that are readily available.
Faliraki nightlife is well documented and highly thought of by the large numbers of clubbers who travel to the South Coast of Rhodes each summer. The Faliraki nightlife consists of many bars and pubs where people start the night off listening to live music and drinking cocktails before gearing up for a very late night in one of the resorts super clubs. The further out of town you are the less noise there will be, this is good advice for those looking to get some sleep on a night.
Faliraki – Weather
Faliraki enjoys a very typical sunny Mediterranean climate which is one of the key reasons to its great popularity. Over summer you can expect the peak months of July and August to provide temperatures well over the 30°C mark. Along with 12 hours of sun a day you will have plenty of time to work on your tan over summer. Rain will be seemingly nonexistent during holidays to Faliraki over summer which adds even more appeal.
You could enjoy mild winters in Faliraki where the weather rarely goes below 10°C at the coldest of times over the year. December is the year’s wettest month but it still tends to keep quite warm and the rain clears up fairly quickly. Early spring will slowly begin to transform the weather back with the days getting longer and the sun shine getting hotter.