Religious sites and festivals, fabulous food and unrivalled nature make the Dodecanese island of Patmos a perfect mixture of authenticity and creativity.
Peaceful Patmos is a natural haven of unspoiled beaches and green hills overlooking the sparkling Aegean. More than that, it’s an important religious site with Saint John the Divine’s Cave of Revelations and sacred monastery. Festivals are in abundance at Patmos – where you can drink, dance and feast with locals to learn about Greek culture and enjoyment. There’s endlessly good food to enjoy at this hub of artists, where beautiful authenticity meets joyful energy.
There are lots of things to see and do on Patmos, and plenty of restaurants to choose from. For some more exploring, check out the best beaches near Athens. You can now either book boutique hotels or other hotels in the capital on Culture Trip.