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Beautiful view from above

The place is worth a visit just to admire the beautiful view of the island from high above. The... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Stratos K
Thessaloniki Region, Greece
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The highest location on the island

It is worth it to plan a short visit to the highest location on the island. It offers great... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

The place is worth a visit just to admire the beautiful view of the island from high above. The chapel was closed so we couldn't visit it, but the view is compelling!

Thank Stratos K
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

It is worth it to plan a short visit to the highest location on the island. It offers great panoramic view of the island and the surrounding area of the Aegean Sea. The chapel offers the great photo opportunities as well. You need a car...More

Thank 192vasilist
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Incredible panorama from Patmos' highest spot. On a clear day you can see not only the neighboring islands but even some of the cyclades islands. The chapel does not seem to be accessible.

Thank F_on_travel
Reviewed 9 September 2016

The chapel is at the highest altitude of Patmos island. The view is stunning and you can enjoy beautiful sunset scene. Just take a jacket with you because it can be windy and cold.

1  Thank Katerina S
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Magnificent view a very nice place and a very nice Small church. You can see all nearby islands if the weather is clear and enjoy a spectacular view of Icacrian see

1  Thank Kostas L
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Amazing view from this church, that can be reached by scooter, car or feet. Always remember that you're visiting a sacred place. So, even if it's not important for you, maybe it's important for the locals.

Thank Marco C
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

You can drive your car to this place but I would not go there by bike or motorbike because the 1km final road is extremely steep and narrow. But just the view is extremely rewarding all the same. It makes you wander away on silence...

Thank Lode V
Reviewed 15 September 2015

From the mountain of Profitis Ilias, you will get a view to Khora in one direction, Petra in another and the bay of Stavros with Diakofti beach in a third. You can also look down to the beautiful convent of the Annunciation or Evangelismos nunnery,...More

2  Thank Odd H
Reviewed 28 August 2015

I am surprised to find this tiny Monastery on TripAdvisor. It has the most stunning views of the island of Patmos. It is the highest point of the island and it is also here where I scattered my daughters ashes last September. It is a...More

2  Thank Bu57dal
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Nice view on the backyard of the monastery. The whole island looks different from there. If you did all the other a visit is worthed

Thank Partsakloo
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