Rock of Kalikatsou in Patmos

Patmos has been gaining universal acclaim as a top tourist destination. The overwhelming feeling of devoutness and the spirituality of the island go hand in hand with the majestic landscapes. This is the island where Saint John the Evangelist inspired the Book of Revelation. But there is much more to Patmos than that. And the …

Cave of the Apocalypse in Patmos

A place of spiritual significance, the Cave of the Apocalypse lies between Patmos Port in Skala and Chora. Up on the hill, a small cave means so much for Christianity that attracts thousands of pilgrims from all over the world. This is where Saint John (or Agios Ioannis) heard God speak to him. The voice …

Profitis Ilias in Patmos Overlooks the Island

Almost 270 meters in altitude separate Profitis Ilias in Patmos from sea level. This is the highest peak of the island and the place where travelers find the perfect observatory. The view from up there is breathtaking! The Aegean unfolds with its azure waters and the magnificent Chora feels like home. A home made of …

The Iconic Windmills of Patmos

As you set foot to the harbor of Patmos island, you gaze up and admire the landscape. On top of the hills, three windmills stand tall and greet you warmly. These are the iconic windmills of Patmos. They have been operating for the past four centuries non-stop, at least two of them. These two were …

Beaches in Patmos: Small Slivers of Paradise!

Besides being an island of great devout significance, Patmos is also well known for its unspoiled beauty. Strolling up and down Patmos Chora (its main town) or discovering the picturesque villages, visiting the sights and attractions, these are all amazing. But what would a Greek island be without marvelous beaches? In this aspect, beaches in …

Welcome to Patmos Chora

Once you step on the island of Patmos, you are swept away by the aura of sacred bliss all around you. It is the island where the Apocalypse was written, perhaps the most intense book of Christianity. And in the middle of the island stands an entire castle, guarding the Monastery of Saint John. An …