Sifnos

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Kastro

Kastro

The old capital of the island during the 6th-19th centuries is located in its eastern part and goes by the name Kastro. One of the most picturesque and...

Sifnos

Chickpea soup from Sifnos

Reference for the island’s gastronomy, the chickpea soup from Sifnos is slowly cooked preferably in a clay pot and is usually served on Sundays. Ingredients...

Apollonia

Apollonia

Apollonia, the island’s beautiful capital, is built on three hills and is found in Sifnos hinterland. It took its name from the god Apollo, who was worshiped...

Chrisopigi

Panagia Chrissopigi

In the south-eastern part of the island between Faros and Platis Gialos, the monastery of Panagia Chrissopigi seems to be emerging from the waters of the...

Apollonia

Okyalos

Reference point for the gastronomic map of the island, Okyalos restaurant is the first choice of the visitors of the island, both for a delicious lunch and...

Sifnos

Mastelo from Sifnos

Mastelo from Sifnos, usually lamb or goat, is the traditional dish of the island and is usually prepared on Easter Sunday. Ingredients (4-6 persons) 5-6 kg...

Apollonia

Cayenne

In the beautiful courtyard of an all-white building with Cycladic architecture in the Alley of Apollonia, Cayenne is one of those restaurants that satisfy...

Artemonas

Artemonas

Amphitheatrically built 1.5 km from Apollonia, Artemonas is the largest village in Sifnos and according to history owes its name to the goddess Artemis, who...

Platis Gialos

Mamma Mia

The first Italian trattoria on the island goes by the name Mamma Mia and is located in Platis Gialos where it has been operating since 1988. Pippo Miano, its...

Apollonia

Botzi

Found in a passageway vertical to the "alley" in Apollonia, Botzi is an old time classic value on the island, as it has been operating since 1993 and counts...

Chrisopigi

Chrissopigi

The most popular place-attraction of the island is none other than Panagia Chrissopigi just before Platis Gialos in the south-eastern part of Sifnos, 9 km...

Chrisopigi

The Feasts of Sifnos

One of the most famous and unique customs of the island are its feasts, which take place on the day before the celebration of each saint. The particularity...

Poulati

Verina Astra

For a luxurious stay with amenities that raise the bar high, Verina Astra will surely become your favourite starting point in Sifnos. Located in Poulati,...

Apollonia

Argo

The oldest bar in Apollonia has been operating since 1983 and is located in the bustling "alley" of the island's capital. This is Argo, a constant value for...

Agios Andreas

Mycenaean Acropolis of Agios Andreas

One of the most important archaeological sites of the island, the Mycenaean Acropolis of Agios Andreas, on the eponymous hill (or Ai-Dria as the locals call...

Platis Gialos

Verina Suites

Set amidst a lush green olive grove, within a close distance from the beach of Platis Gialos (the largest and most popular one of the island) Verina Suites...

Vathi

Verina Villa

In Vathi, one of the most picturesque beaches of the island, you will find Verina Villa, a dreamlike villa-retreat for all those of you who even during your...

Platis Gialos

Platis Gialos

The most popular beach of Sifnos is located in the southern part, and goes by the name Platis Gialos, just like the eponymous coastal settlement before whom...

Fikiada

Fikiada

One of the most beautiful and at the same time most inaccessible beaches of Sifnos is found at the southernmost tip, between Platis Gialos and Vathi village....

Platis Gialos

Platis Gialos

Within a 9 km distance from Apollonia (15' drive) in the southern part of the island, the settlement of Platis Gialos is found. This picturesque hamlet is...

Public holidays

The following is a list of public holidays in Greece when almost everything (public services, shops, etc.) is closed.     New year's day (1 January):...

Platis Gialos

Kohylia Beach Guest House

Located by the sea on the beach of Platis Gialos, on the south part of the island, Kohylia Beach Guest House was created with love and passion to offer you...

Apollonia

Veranda

Located on the main street of Apollonia, Veranda is one of those all day spots that will definitely become your standard hangout. Here, you will have a...

Apollonia

“Gryparia” Literary Saturday Evenings

If you find yourself on the island in August, do not miss out on “Gryparia” Literary Saturday Evenings. Dedicated to the local poet Ioannis Gryparis, they...

Sifnos

Car Rental

Sifnos is a well-organized tourist destination covering all your travel needs. If you want independence during your stay in this beautiful island, make sure...

Exambela

Ancient Towers

A total of 77 towers are still preserved in Sifnos, which date back during the period of the island's prosperity in the 6th century BC. These fortifications...