Raki baking celebration


rakiAnother custom of Amorgos Island is the “raki baking” (raki is a traditional spirit drink) which is taking place every year at 26th of July in Katapola port. It is organized by the “Union of Katapola of Amorgos Island” under the auspices of the Municipality of Amorgos.

Visitors have the opportunity to watch full traditional prepare of raki drink. People welcome the small boats, the traditional costumes dancers, the musicians as they watch the raki baking. This is another opportunity for celebration as all people dance and drink till morning hours. Everyone can also enjoy local dishes.


Aquapetra hotel has a variety of rooms, each one with its own personality and character.
All rooms are designed according to Cyclades traditional constructing style offering to visitors an absolute comfort sense and unforgettable hospitality.