Top things to do

Top Choice Mediterranean in Katapola


Come mealtime, pass the beach and follow your nose to the eastern side of the harbour to find some enticing dining options, including this colourful, French-run bistro. Sip wine at the waterfront tables and choose b…
Top Choice Greek in Katapola

Captain Dimos

The captain whips up mouth-watering dishes to serve on his convivial harbourside patio. Crowding the tempting menu are dishes like octopus cooked in ouzo with lemongrass and ginger, and pork cooked with beer, apples…
Monastery in Amorgos

Moni Hozoviotissis

Nothing quite prepares you for the sight of this iconic 11th-century monastery, a dazzling white structure seemingly embedded into the cliff-face high above the sea. This is Greek island scenery at its most dramatic…
Cafe in Hora (Amorgos)


Down some stairs from the main pedestrian street, Jazzmin spreads through the cosy rooms of a traditional home. Choose a magazine or book from its collection and perch in a window seat or lounge on the roof deck. Br…
Cafe in Aegiali


The steps leading up from the eastern end of the waterfront boast several cafe-bars open from morning until late – sunset drinks here are a fine idea. Family-friendly Amorgis is as pretty as a picture, full of paste…
Cafe in Hora (Amorgos)


Once the village bakery, this cafe has a strong traditional feel, plumped up with some colourful, hip decor. Come for breakfast to create an omelette from ingredients like olive sauce and hot paprika cream, or snack…
Taverna in Aegiali

To Limani

This popular restaurant carries its traditional atmosphere comfortably. Using home-grown produce, the cooks whip up hefty portions and great local dishes: try the fish soup, patatao (lamb with potatoes in tomato sau…
Greek in Hora (Amorgos)

Kath Odon

The setting is idyllic: tables under trees in a lovely little plateia at the top end of the main street, nestled between whitewashed churches. The menu of this unpretentious bistro presents tasty Amorgon produce, in…
Museum in Hora (Amorgos)

Archaeology Collection

Hora's Archaeology Museum is on the main pedestrian thoroughfare, near Café Bar Zygós.
Beach in Amorgos

Agia Anna Beach

Agia Anna Beach is the nearest beach to both Katapola and Hora, and is where The Big Blue was filmed. The beach is actually a series of small pebbly coves strung out along the rocky shoreline, which can get really b…