On reaching the center of the village, visitors may take a breath and refresh themselves at the traditional cafe next to the tabernacle of Saint George and enjoy the view that - depending on the hour of the day - creates an image of peace and calmness.
The village's church is dedicated to the Virgin Mary's Birth. Other religious monuments are: Archangel Michael and Saint George (16th century) (in the village) Saint Paraskevi (20th century) Saint John Prodromos "Miranos" Natural environment.
The mountainous region in which Profilia is found is attractive to every visitor. Rural roads lead to pinewoods with rich flora and fauna (a place where the deer Dama-Dama live), where the visitor can enjoy the beauty of nature. The region is protected by the European Network "NATURA 2000".
Festivals: Profilia celebrates the following: Saint John Prodromos "Miranos" on August 29th . The festival takes place the night before
The medieval castle that looks out over the sea towards Chalki, standing on a pine-clad hill on the north-western coast of Rhodes, welcomes you to the region of Kritinia - called the forgotten border region by the inhabitants of the village. What makes it really worth a visit is the wild beauty of the landscape.
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Two plane trees, four water troughs, six tables... and undisturbed peace and quiet. Around you are the low white houses of the village with their blue doors and windows, their tile roofs and carved stone gateways.
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The beautiful and friendly village of Lardos, is on the sunny south east side of the island, within easy reach to Lindos Town. Lardos offers all the facilities you would expect of a modern holiday destination. There is a doctors surgery, dentist, pharmacy, hairdresser, exchange facilities, international telephone network, news agent, car, motorbike, and bicycle hire.
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