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The most beautiful beach of the island…
The island with endless natural beauties, white traditional settlements, numerous churches and hospitable people. Sifnos combines the authentic charming of Cyclades islands with its own personal identity. The island’s rich history is revealed in every path and the alteration of sceneries keep the visitors interest. Touring around Sifnos can be full of surprises and satisfies all tastes. Archaeological sites, churches, monasteries, green lands and wild hilly bulks, endless beaches and small protected coves play their own game with waves.
The most cosmopolitan beach of the island. It is in the south part of the island, 12km from Apollonia. It’s the most beautiful beach in Sifnos and one of the biggest of Cyclades islands (awared with the Blue Flag). It is in the safe arms of a cove and never has etesian winds (meltemi). Around the beautiful beach is the homonym settlement. Here you will find many hotels and rooms to let. After your bath you can eat in taverns along the shore fresh fish, roasts and traditional dishes. In the region you will see a lot of vineyards and olive groves. There are many pottery workshops. Visit them and take information for the secrets of this art. Don’t miss buying beautiful ceramic designs.