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

The tower dates from the 4th century BC. and is considered one of the most important monuments in the Cyclades. In ancient Minoa the visitor can see parts of the walls of the city, the gymnasium and Dionysus temple dating back to 4000 BC.

Other important sights include:

The church of Aghios Georgios Valsamitis (access via the road leading from Chora to Kato Meria).

Saint George Valsamitis

Aghios Ioannis Theologos (on the side of Mt Kroukelos in Aegiali. Access to the church by footpath No 6; duration: 1 hour and 20 minutes from Langada.)

Agios Ioannis Theologos

Ancient Aegiali, with its acropolis, Vigla, in Tholaria.

The Castle (Kastro) in Chora.

The archaeological museum in Chora, housed in the magnificent Gavras Tower, waiting for the visitor to admire findings (sculptures, statues, pottery, etc.) from all historical periods of the island.

The archaeological museum in Chora
The archaeological museum in Chora
The archaeological museum in Chora

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