Explore the beauty of Scenic Patmos in 4:30 hours with your private guide

Tour Number

Activity Level

783692


Categories

Religious Heritage, Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Greek (fluent)

Discover The most beautiful places on the island


Want to see the highlights and get to know the rest of the island a bit better?
This tour includes all the essentials and a scenic drive:
The Cave of the Apocalypse where we believe the Book of Revelation was written, the 11th century Monastery of St. John with it's awe inspiring museum. A walk in the cobbled streets of Chora and a visit to the oldest traditional house of the island.
We drive around the island to see the sights and beaches from south to north and back again.
Great photo stops along the way!Which cafe was voted one of the best in the world and which bay is included in the 'most beautiful bays in the world club'? You will soon know!Stories of legends, pirates, Orthodox monasticism and some gossip on the wealthy patrons await.

Itinerary

A short drive to the grotto of the Apocalypse. Learn about one of the most influential books in religious literature and walk in the steps of St. John.

We continue on to the village of Chora. It is here that we visit the 11th century Monastery of St. John the Theologian, an imposing 900 years old structure, still active today. The treasury, which is the museum of the Monastery, displays a breathtaking collection, including a manuscript dating to the end of the 5th century.

We explore the narrow alleys of Chora to visit the oldest mansion on the island which will offer the opportunity to see the interior of a traditional Patmian house along with artifacts collected over 8 generations of the same family.

Get the local's perspective on everyday life on the holy island as we drive around Patmos. Get dropped off at beach or return back.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: or The police station in the main square of the village of Skala.

Duration: 4 hours 30 min.

Transportation

Private safe comfortable Minivan with A/C.

If you have your own transport please inquire for a quote.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Other: Restroom facilities available
a bottle of the mineral water

entrance fee to the:
Cave of the Apocalypse
Monastery
Traditional house of Simandiris

Estimated Local Cash Needed

15 euro - for souvenirs or Any expenses for your private use

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    783692


    Categories

    Religious Heritage, Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 5

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), Greek (fluent)

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