Image © Rhodes Guide / RhodesGuide.com

Profilia, Rhodes

Profilia, a village situated on the slopes of the mountain Gerakas. It is another picturesque traditional village of Southern Rhodes with white -washed houses.

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

Profilia © Rhodes Guide / RhodesGuide.com

Profilia © Rhodes Guide / RhodesGuide.com

Profilia © Rhodes Guide / RhodesGuide.com

Profilia © Rhodes Guide / RhodesGuide.com

Article topics

Related articles

House doors painted in vivid colors, made of wood or iron, with carved or etched designs. Little gardens with their cobbled floors hidden behind the courtyard doors. Koskinou in Rhodes is famous for its unique mosaic of colours.

Topics: Villages

Read more about Koskinou

Lardos is a picturesque village situated on the southeastern coast of Rhodes. Known for its traditional Greek charm, the village features a vibrant square, local tavernas, and proximity to beautiful beaches. Lardos offers a blend of cultural heritage and modern amenities, making it an appealing destination for visitors seeking an authentic Greek experience.

Topics: Villages

Read more about Lardos

Apart from a couple of excellent tavernas there is not much tourism happening in Laerma, although one of the main reasons for perhaps visiting the area is the Monastery Taxiarchis Michail at Tharri 4km southwest.

Topics: Villages

Read more about Laerma


Profilia reviews & comments

click here to add your review!
No reviews yet. Be the first to write one using the form below!

Let us know what you think about Profilia - your opinion matters!
Rate this article or place (optional)

Feedback