Map of Rhodes Greece
with an area of 1410 km2 is the largest island of the Dodecanese and the
fourth largest island in the Aegean. Located about 18 kilometers southwest
of Turkey and has a population of 117,007 inhabitants.Its greater length
is 77 km and 37 km wide.
The land is mountainous and the highest mountain range is the Attaviros. The mountains are covered with pines and there are many springs.The tallest mountain in Rhodes is Ataviros mountain with an altitude of 1240 meters. Located between the villages Emponas and Saint Isidore.
The climate is temperate, mild and healthy. Rhodes has plenty of sunshine throughout the year, therefore it was dedicated from ancient times to the god of the sun Apollo.