Holidays in the island
Patmos is an ideal place to spend your summer holidays! Besides from being a popular destination for Christian pilgrims, it is also a very inviting island for quite and relaxing holidays and it is visited by thousands of holiday makers from all over the world!
The tourist services are well organized and there are many pubs, bars, clubs, tourist shops and restaurants that serve a variety of Greek and international dishes. There are many hotels in various categories, houses and rooms available throughout the island. Plenty of accommodations for all budgets and tastes!
Patmos mainly is for quiet holidays, but for those who want to “live it out”, there are plenty things to do! Many clubs, bars and discos playing modern sounds. If you would rather go for the traditional Greek way of life, then there is a lot going on… During the summer months, the local Municipality organizes at evenings traditional Greek folk dances at the town’s main squares. There are also many feasts (panigiria) celebrated during the summer months.
Patmos is famous for the hospitality offered by its people which is still present, despite the tourist development. It is a custom and part of the local culture which continues to exist since the ancient days!