Culture

Discover Amorgos Culture

Tradition

Tradition

Easter in Amorgos.
The enchanting landscape of a green and blooming Amorgos together with local customs and traditions make Easter a unique and unforgettable experience.

Sights

Sights

Some of Amorgos’ most important sights are undoubtedly Aghia Triada’s tower  in Arkesini and the ruins of ancient Minoa on Mountoulia hill in Katapola.


Monastery of Panaghia Chozoviotissa

Monastery of Panaghia Chozoviotissa

The visit to the Monastery of Panaghia Chozoviotissa is truly one of those experiences you carry with you for the rest of your life.The monastery is perched on the rocks 300 meters above sea level.

Psimeni raki Festival

Psimeni raki Festival

Psimeni Raki festival is one of the most interesting summer events in Amorgos. It takes place on July 26 every year in Katapola's main square.


Religious Festivals

Religious Festivals

Amorgos religious festivals take place during important religious celebrations and have ancient roots.

Pasteli Festival

Pasteli Festival

Pasteli: A famous sweet made of sesame seeds and honey. The Amorgian version wants it softer and “reinforced” with a small dose of cumin.