At the junction of the old and new Rhodes , the port of Mandráki is now transformed into a marina for pleasure boats, boat trips and boats, quaint colorful shops selling enough products of local handicrafts (sponges, shells, coral).
Deer and deer
The harbor entrance Mandráki two columns of bronze on which are represented the animals which are the emblem of Rhodes : Elafos and Elafina, stag and doe.
These columns are located where once, according to legend, would draw one of the seven wonders of the world, the Colossus of Rhodes , a bronze statue of 33 meters high representing Helios, the sun god, which would served as both a symbol of power and light. According to legend, the statue straddled the harbor mouth, this legend has not been confirmed by historians.
Fort St. Nicholas
At the end of the jetty 400 m long held the Fort St. Nicholas defending first assaults the city.