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Sleepy Hilltop Village

A perfect picture from down below, of a whitewashed village perched on a hilltop, crowned by a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alex C
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London
Picturesque

We really enjoyed walking through the narrow streets in Chora. A lot of gift shops offering quality... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
andreas c
,
Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

2  Thank andreas c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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.

Thank Malina V
Reviewed 23 July 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.

Thank IrishWanderlust96
Reviewed 22 July 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

1  Thank Vasilis T
Reviewed 3 July 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.

Thank marijansesvete
Reviewed 30 June 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

Thank PilgrimfromRTW
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Lovely walk up to Chora on the 'old' cobbled road. Quaint whitewashed houses and narrow alleyways. Some good shops and restaurants. Quiet (very few tourists on mid-June). Monastery is lovely and the museum has some wonderful old artefacts.

1  Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Despite the tourism, Chora still stays a beautiful island village. Most of the house have kept their character, the arcades, the streets, the paths, the churches, the view from all sides of it... you can walk for hours and shoot hundreds of photos. I strongly...More

2  Thank Alexandra2122
Reviewed 5 February 2018

The city as a fairy tale ... beautiful narrow streets in which you can be lost but also found, I recommend to anyone who loves the past and travel through time ...

1  Thank snezana9
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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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