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Did You Know That...

Did You Know That...

  • Chora of Patmos together with the Monastery of Saint John the Theologian and the Cave of the Apocalypse have been declared UNESCO World Heritage Sites since 1999?
  • The cave of the Apocalypse is connected to the Monastery via the path?
  • The highest point of the island is the Hill of Prophet Elias, where lies the homonymous Church, with an altitude of 270 m.?
  • The district in the country of Patmos where 100 Byzantine families settled after the fall of the city called is called Allotina?
  • Chora of Patmos is located the house where Emmanuel Xanthos was born, one of the three founders of the Filiki Eteria, a secret society that worked for Greece's independence?
  • On the beach of Skala is the relic of the Evangelical Baptistery of John the Theologian?
  • The greatest distance from the southernmost to northernmost part of the island is just 24 km?