Part of the Dodecanese group of Greek Islands, Rhodes is situated just off Turkey’s Anatolian coast southeast of Athens and northeast of Crete. The largest of the Dodecanese group, Rhodes measures approximately 1,408 km2 and is one of the most visited islands. The historical capital of the Dodecanese group, Rhodes is famous for its beaches, medieval town and archaeological sites. A UNESCO World Heritage site, Rhodes is also famous as the home of one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the Colossus of Rhodes. Use the Rhodes map below to explore regions of the city, or choose your accommodation with the help of our handy hotel map.