Patmos – rent a helicopter
One of the northernmost islands of the Dodecanese complex, Patmos is a small island, worldwide known as a sacred island, as it is the place where Saint John wrote the Book of Revelation. Rent a helicopter and get to Patmos in no time!
With a population of 2,998 residents and a size of 34.05 square km, Patmos is an ideal destination both for pilgrimage tourism as well as for nature lovers. Its lace-like coastline, sheer cliffs and volcanic soil compose an idyllic landscape for your summer holidays.
Designated as “Holy Island” by the Greek Parliament in 1981 and as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1999, Patmos had been used as a place of exile by the Romans due to its steep morphology. That’s how St. John found safe refuge in the 1st century A.D., exiled by the Emperor Domitian and wrote the Book of Revelation (in 95 A.D.).
Once you are in Patmos, do not miss the opportunity to visit the Holy Monastery of Apocalypse, built as a castle in 1088. Settlements built in different ages compose the Monastery, which comprises of 10 chapels and 99 cells as well as a Library of 890 handwritten codes and 13,000 documents about the history of the site. Another great way to see the island is from the sky, we can arrange a helicopter sightseeing tour that will ensure a one of a kind, unforgettable experience for the whole family.
Patmos island has no airport and it is quite difficult to access due to its remote location. If you wish to avoid the long ferry trip from the ports of Piraeus or other Dodecanese islands and you want to travel fast and in comfort, take advantage of our helicopter charter services and reach Patmos in less than an hour!
A helicopter flight from Athens to Patmos will take you there in almost an hour. Choose among the twin engine 5 seater AS355 helicopter or the twin engine Agusta A109 with 6 passengers capacity. You can also fly to Patmos from Mykonos island with our VIP helicopter Airbus H-135 (6 seats) in almost 30min. Helicopters are also available from Santorini and Crete.
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