Patmos is one of the most important religious destinations in the world Patmos has also natural beauty which surrounds all island, sophisticated settlements and bays, and plenty of tourist activities. In Patmos you will found very rich cultural heritage and all these call you for an Apocalypse trip
Patmos is dominated by traditional Island white color, Unesco's World Heritage Mansions and Mansions. Some of interesting s are the three Windmills of Patmos, the nightlife at the picturesque harbor of Skala, the cosmopolitan Chora, the paths that can be traversed Follow as a visitor, the idyllic landscapes, the beautiful beaches and you can find some small islands around Patmos all these harmoniously combined that make up an ideal tourist destination that will satisfy even the most demanding visitor.
How to come to Patmos
Patmos is connected by ferry both with the port of Piraeus and with the islands of the Dodecanese, the Cyclades and the Northern Aegean, as well as with Northern Greece.
Patmos is connected with the port of Piraeus and the voyage lasts approximately 8 hours, while maritime connections also exist with the islands of Syros, Paros, Naxos, Samos, Ikaria, Chios, Lesvos and Limnos, but also with Leros, Kalymnos, Kos, Rhodes and Leipsoi (or Lipsi).
By catamaran or hydrofoil:
During the summer months, high-speed vessels connect Patmos to the islands of Samos, Fournoi (or Fourni) and Ikaria, as well as to those of Arki, Agathonissi, Leipsoi (Lispsi), Leros, Kalymnos, Kos and Rhodes.
Although Patmos does not possess an airport, during the summer months it is connected by boat on an almost daily basis with Samos, which is the closest international airport. Additionally, it is connected on an almost daily basis with Kos, which also possesses an international airport, as well as with the islands of Paros, Naxos, Leros, Kalymnos and Rhodes, all of which have airports.
By your own yacht or sailing boat
Patmos is very close to the coast of Asia Minor, at a distance of 163 NM from Piraeus. Skala is the central port, with its northern part to be available for small boats, sailing boats and larger yachts.
In the marina, you can refuel and make use of basic amenities, such as water and electricity.
Additionally, according to the weather conditions, you can also drop anchor in many of the island's bays (Agriolivádi, Gríkos, Melóï, Kámbos), some of which also possess small jetties, as well as small moorings (buoys).
For more information on the marina of Patmos call +3022470 31999.