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Cave of Apocalypse, Patmos

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World heritage site · Historic Site · Tourist Spot
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The Cave of the Apocalypse is situated about halfway up the mountain on the Aegean island of Patmos, along the road between the villages of Chora and Skala. This grotto is believed to mark the spot where John of Patmos received his visions that he recorded in the Book of Revelation. In 1999, UNESCO declared the cave a joint World Heritage Site together with the Monastery of Saint John the Theologian.
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  • The cave of the Apocalypse is located approximately 2.2 km north of the village of Chora of Patmos (about halfway from the port of Skala to Chora), a little lower than the Monastery of Agios Ioannou.....  more
    The cave of the Apocalypse is located approximately 2.2 km north of the village of Chora of Patmos (about halfway from the port of Skala to Chora), a little lower than the Monastery of Agios Ioannou.....  more »
  • Whether your're christian or not, this place exudes mystic and you feel like you're visiting something extraordinary, which absolutely is. Despite the presence of dozens of instagrammers who believe.....  more
    Whether your're christian or not, this place exudes mystic and you feel like you're visiting something extraordinary, which absolutely is. Despite the presence of dozens of instagrammers who believe.....  more »

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