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Chora, 855 00, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chora is usually the capital of a Greek island, most of the times built on a hill surrounded by walls, to be protected against the pirates. But Chora in Patmos island is considered the Queen among the other capitals, not only because of the Monastery...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mina P
Reviewed November 9, 2018

This is one location a person must visit and enjoy. The monestery must be seen no matter what religion or no religion a person belives in. The view is to die for. The cafes, restaurants, bars, art galleries, shops are all chosen perfectly. I have...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Nadide Mine M
Reviewed September 25, 2018

This is a UNESCO location that is very beautiful. Take time to walk the small narrow streets of Chora.

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed August 24, 2018

A perfect picture from down below, of a whitewashed village perched on a hilltop, crowned by a castle (that is the monastery of St John). Buses run a few times a day from the port in Skala - it's only a few kilometres but a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed walking through the narrow streets in Chora. A lot of gift shops offering quality items, Cafés and restaurants. No cars allowed, therefore everyone was chatting and enjoying the beautiful view of Patmos from high above. There are a couple of ‘crowded’ streets...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

i've been to Chora only for few hours on a trip from Pythagorion but it is a must see village.Too bad the trip there was so short.it is worth spending a day or two here for sure it you have the chance.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Malina V
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

We spent a day at Chora exploring the streets, shops, and galleries. It’s well worth a visit and enjoys beautiful views of Patmos.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank IrishWanderlust96
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Chora of Patmos is located at the top of the hill. At the highest point you have the monastery. The whole are is nicely renovated. It has interesting shopping and vibrant nightlife. It offers great photo opportunities. If you are in Patmos you should not...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Chora is worth od visit: on a hill, with charmy streets, houses, yards. And the monastety. It's 2.5 km from Apocalipsis (Relevation) cave.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank marijansesvete
Reviewed June 30, 2018

The walk up from Skala is a challenge in the heat, but you can get a us or hire a scooter. Chora is a maze of white-painted alleyways and steps, with vibrant bourgainvillia cascading over walls, and stunning views across Patmos to the sea on...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from jubi | Reviewed this property |
I will recommend you to rent a scooter or an ATV That way you can also see some more of the beautiful island I always rent my bike at Billis motor rent Billis is situated at the waterfront. Just walk along the water... More
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