Sifnos Ferry Tickets
Sifnos is a beautiful island in the western Cyclades. It is a typical Cycladic island, with its traditional architecture and tranquil beaches.
It is rich in folklore, history, color, picturesque and local Cycladic flavors.Sifnos is located between the islands of Serifos, Kimolos and Antiparos. It is a small island of outstanding beauty with white houses, narrow streets, churches with blue domes on every corner, bougainvilleas, green hills and stone windmills.
Apollonia, the capital of the island, was named from the god Apollo, the patron saint of the island. The beaches of the island are beautiful and clean, some of which have received the “Blue Flag”.
Start by sunbathing on the rocks of Chrisopigi and discover the beaches in Faro, Kastro, Plati Gialos, Herronissos, Saoures and Fykiada, a small sandy beach with crystal clear waters.
Sifnos is known for its pottery art but mainly for its delicious cuisine. The island of the famous chef Tselemendes offers delicacies that will remain unforgettable: Revithada, Mastelo cheese in the wood oven, caper salad , manoura cheese , almond sweets, sesame honey candy and more.
Behind the mountains of the island lies an incredible treasure, full of churches, castles and historical monuments. The area Natura, as it has been declared, has been included in the European network of natural – protected areas.
This is an area of 20,000 acres that starts at the Monastery of Profitis Elias and ends on the west coast of the island. The area is filled with aromatic herbs and cedar and is home to rare and endangered species of plants and animals and has recorded the presence of 39 species of birds. The highest point is the peak Apidia (600 meters).
Platis Gialos beach
Sunset in Agios Andreas up to the mountain
Visit Kastro where is the old town of the island with great places to see , magic views of natural landscape
Apollonia which is the center of the island is a foodie heaven for visitors as well as the most of the villages of Sifnos as you can find several taverns where you can taste the Mediterranean cuisine.
Lovers of Camping also visit Sifnos
Archeological Museum of Sifnos
Police Station: +30 22840 31210
Port Police: +30 22840 33617
Medical Care of Sifnos/ Local Dispensary: +30 22840 31315
Municipality of Sifnos: +30 22840 31345
Municipality Tourist Office: +30 22840 31977
Buses: +30 22840 31925