Patmos is the “island of the Apocalypse” or “Jerusalem of the Aegean”. Part of the Dodecanese islands Patmos is world famous where Saint John was inspired and wrote the Apocalypse. The Monastery of Saint John and the Cave of Apocalypse are the most important sights in Patmos Greece. Thousands of pilgrims come to Patmos every year to visit these two religious monuments that are so connected to this island. Hora, the main town of the island , a beautiful region with narrow, maze-like alleys and stone-built houses will take your breath away. Fascinating beaches you will discover here, the right place to relax.