Profitis Ilias Sunset Hiking Tour from Rhodes

Profitis Ilias Sunset Hiking Tour from Rhodes

Starts in: Rhodes Available: Every Wednesday & Saturday (varies seasonally)
Guided Tour
5 hour tour
$59per person
Book Now

Profitis Ilias Sunset Hiking Tour from Rhodes Highlights


Look out over the Aegean to the coastline of Turkey and the smaller islands that surround you


Admire a vibrant sunset from one of the highest points on the island


Uncover the beauty and secrets of Rhodes by foot for a more immersive experience


Hike in the dark lit only by torches for an even more romantic experience

Why we chose this tour

Our Profitis Ilias Sunset Hiking Tour from Rhodes is perfect for all times of the year, taking you through a romantic walk in the past to one of the island's highest points to enjoy panoramic views during the beautiful sunset hour. You'll learn about the wildlife and history of the region as you trek along the paths that wind through olive groves and expansive meadows. This tour is available every Wednesday and Saturday and leaves with guaranteed departures.

Book With Tourist Journey
  • We hand-pick each tour and experience which we offer
  • Led by a true local expert full of passion
  • Hassle-free experience promise. We take care of everything so you just have to enjoy
  • Great memories and the best stories guaranteed
  • Easy booking, easy cancelation and best price guaranteed

Profitis Ilias Sunset Hiking Tour from Rhodes Itinerary

16:30 - Meet in Salakos Village
  • You'll meet your guide and begin in Salakos Village.
Guided tour of Profitis Ilias
  • This trekking adventure begins in the pastoral village of Salakos, seating in the foothills of the towering Profitis Ilias mountain, the third tallest on the entire island.
  • You'll wind your way up the gentle trails, making your way under the canopy of olive, pine, and ilex trees, catching glimpses of the cinematic view of the Aegean and nearby islands here and there.
  • Once you've reached an open meadow, keep your eyes open to see the Elafos and Elafina, Italian buildings named for the local deer by colonists in the early 1900's, and the Villa de Vecci, the former residence of the Italian governor of Rhodes and the current Byzantine Church on the mountain.
  • Refresh with a quick snack and rest before returning to Salakos, stopping to admire the vibrant sunset behind the miniature island of Halki before finishing your hike in the dark by torch.
21:00 - Drop off at Salakos Village
  • You will be dropped off at the same location you were picked up from.
NB - all timings on Profitis Ilias Sunset Hiking Tour from Rhodes are approximate
Have a question?

If you have any questions about our Profitis Ilias Sunset Hiking Tour from Rhodes, please contact us. Our team is standing by and will be happy to help

Ask a Question



Important Details

Fully guided tour
Potable Water Supply
Traditional snack from Rhodes
Food and drinks
Optional pick up: 25$ per person for a pick up from the areas: Kremasti, Paradeisi, Ialysos, Ixia, Rhodes Town, Kallithea, Faliraki, Afantou, and any location in between the above mentioned areas.
Personal travel insurance
What to Bring
Hiking shoes
Long hiking pants
Windproof jacket
Your own personal water bottle. As part of our environmental policy and actions, we are committed to eliminating the use of plastic water bottles.
Essential Information
Difficulty level: easy
The minimum age requires is 10 years old
Customize this tour

Book Profitis Ilias Sunset Hiking Tour from Rhodes as a private tour, and customize the itinerary and locations for yourself, your family or a small group.

Request a Quote