Arhangelos is regarded as one of the most faithful to the village traditions. Rent a car in Rhodes from Rhodes car rental and get your hired car from the car rental station in Archangelos. Once you leave your hired car and make your way into the narrow side streets, you will understand why: bread is still baked in the old wood-fired ovens, skills and crafts of their grandfathers are kept alive, they marry in traditional ceremonies and still speak in their own distinctive idiom. Archangelos has some 8,000 inhabitants. The church of the Archangel Michael dominates the center of the village, with its fine campanile dating from 1845. Thanks to the traditional houses painted in vivid colors and their arches and walls decorated with ceramic plates from Lindos, the narrow streets around the church retain a distinctive atmosphere. By selecting Rhodes car rental to rent a cheap car in Rhodes you will also be able to enjoy the slopes of the nearby Mt. Strongylos where there still live some of the small, black, wild horses of the region, which the local people used in times gone by for threshing the grain. On high ground about three kilometres from the village, on the road to the beach at Stegna, lies the cave of Koumellos, famous for its extraordinary stalactites. Many local people claim that the cave communicates with the sea. The cave is definitely worth a visit, you can get the key from the Town Hall.