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Charaki (Haraki) is a small picturesque fishing village about 36km from Rhodes Town at the east coast of Rhodes, close to Malona village and Archangelos village.
Its the ideal location for a quiet holiday next to the beach with all you need in walking distance. A few restaurants / tavernas are offering the fresh fish the local fishermen catch, there are a few cafeterias / bars next to the beach, and quite a few apartments / studios accommodation most with seaview close to the beach. The location is ideal for families and people who seek to enjoy a more independent holiday at a good price and very good location.
It has small pebbled beach, with a few umbrellas, showers and the waters are crystal clear blue, ideal for snorkeling and swimming.
Next to the beach is the Feraklou Castle overlooking at the bay, a castle built by the Knights of St. John.
No wonder this area is very popular for locals for food, coffee, swimming and drinks. The good thing is that it doesn't get crowded.
Close to Charaki is the beautiful Agathi beach, an organised beach with umbrellas, watersports, cantines, and very nice sandy beach with crystal clear turquoise waters. Agathi is very popular among locals and is usually crowded. It gets quite hot though so be sure to bring your hat, sunglasses and sun protection lotion.
About Rhodes Island
Rhodes has a rich history and throughout the centuries, it has always been a prime location due to the excellent weather, scenery and climate. It has many well-preserved monuments for unlimited sightseeing, which range from the Ancient times (Kamiros, Lindos , Ialyssos, Rhodes ) to the Medieval ( Knights Castle , Old Town) and finally to current times (Italian occupation architectural heaven). There are many picturesque villages that are examples of current local history and where the local produce, a key ingredient in Mediterranean cuisine are grown.
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|SIGHTSEEING||Here we consider the Sightseeing locations, monuments, natural settings, urban scenes the visitor can chose, as well as their importance and how good impression they leave.|
|BEACHES||Here we consider the beaches of Rhodes, clean, clear water, popularity, how well they are organised etc... The most important quality though is the quality of the beachside and the sea water. Note here that ther are hundreds more a bit harder to reach not rated here, and some locations may have more than one great beach...|
|ENTERTAINMENT||Here we consider the entertainment options available in an area. With entertainment we mean Nightlife, restaurants, bars, theme parks, shopping and whatever may keep the visitor occupied with happiness...|
|TRADITION||Here we consider the degree of the local traditional elements present on the location, the degree where the tradition is kept untouched by time and civilisation. Traditional elements may vary through the centuries of Rhodes History, from Ancient, Medieval to more modern tradition.|
|PHOTOGRAPHY||Here we consider the natural, historical or traditional beauty that is ideal for creative or just beautiful photography... We consider the number of interresting subjects the visitor may find, the degree of picturesque locations and in general the satisfaction a professional or amateur photographer will have when visiting the location.|
|WATERSPORTS||Here we consider the water sport options available at each location, and how ideal a location may be for a specific watersport. Watersports we consider are: Windsurfing, Kitesurfing, Extreme watersports, parachuting, caoneing, underwater diving, skiing snorkelling etc..|
|HISTORY||Here we consider the historical monuments the visitor will be able to see in the location. The number of monuments, their importance, how impressive they are, give the final rating for each location. Keep in mind though that almost everywhere in Rhodes Island you will probably see historical monuments anyway...|
|WALKING/HIKING||Here we consider the Walking / Hiking friendliness of the location, either a natural environment, a historical location or an urban area. The number and size of paths the visitors can follow are taken into consideration.|
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