Location Marousso Pension

Pension Marousso is situated close to the centre of the medieval village of Chora, the capital of Amorgos island. Chora is found at an altitude of 400 meters above the sea, hidden behind the mountains and surrounded by windmills. It’s dominated by a 13th-century Venetian castle; the historic rock with a height of 210 feet has had the church of Kera Leousa (Lady of Mercy) built into it for more than fifteen centuries. Chora is in the centre of Amorgos, therefore it easy to reach the various destinations on the island. The beaches nearest to the village are known for their clear waters, the best being Agia Anna and Kambi.

Pension Marousso is situated close to the centre of the medieval village of Chora, the capital of Amorgos island. Chora is found at an altitude of 400 meters above the sea, hidden behind the mountains and surrounded by windmills. It’s dominated by a 13th-century Venetian castle; the historic rock with a height of 210 feet has had the church of Kera Leousa (Lady of Mercy) built into it for more than fifteen centuries. Chora is in the centre of Amorgos, therefore it easy to reach the various destinations on the island. The beaches nearest to the village are known for their clear waters, the best being Agia Anna and Kambi.

THE PICTURESQUE CHORA ON AMORGOS

To walk in Chora is like stepping in the dream of the perfect Greek village with its narrow winding alleys, whitewashed houses, charming squares and a lot of beautiful churches. You have a big selection of cosy taverns, café and shops.
  • 6 km from the port of Katapola

  • 15,5 km from the port of Aegiali

  • 100 m from Chora village centre

  • 20 m from the main road

  • 1,5 km from the Monastery of Hozoviotissa

  • 3 km from the nearest beach, Agia Anna

THE PICTURESQUE CHORA ON AMORGOS

To walk in Chora is like stepping in the dream of the perfect Greek village with its narrow winding alleys, whitewashed houses, charming squares and a lot of beautiful churches. You have a big selection of cosy taverns, café and shops.
  • 6 km from the port of Katapola

  • 15,5 km from the port of Aegiali

  • 100 m from Chora village centre

  • 20 m from the main road

  • 1,5 km from the Monastery of Hozoviotissa

  • 3 km from the nearest beach, Agia Anna

HOW TO GET HERE

Amorgos has 2 ports and the nearest to our accommodation is the port of Katapola. You reach Amorgos from Piraeus and most of the Cyclades islands.

HOW TO GET HERE

Amorgos has 2 ports and the nearest to our accommodation is the port of Katapola. You reach Amorgos from Piraeus and most of the Cyclades islands.
Athens airport – Piraeus port
  • Bus – just outside arrivals
    X96 Athens Airport – The port of Piraeus
  • Metro – just outside on the other side of the road of arrivals
    Line 3 (“Blue Line”) Athens Airport – Monastiraki.
    From Monastiraki you can change trains to get to the port of Piraeus.
  • Taxi – just outside arrivals
Links
Ship information
Katapola port – Pension Marousso

When you come out from the ship, turn left and follow the port for about 400 m and then turn right towards Chora. When you reach Chora, turn right in the roundabout. Our accommodation is after about 250 m on the left side above the little church.
Distance 6 km, it takes about 10 minutes. [PDF]

Aegiali port – Pension Marousso

When you come out from the ship drive straight until you come to the T-intersection, turn right towards Chora and Katapola. Follow the road until you reach Chora, turn left in the roundabout. Our accommodation is after about 250 m on the left side above the little church.
Distance 15.5 km and takes about 25 minutes. [PDF]