Sifnos Beaches

Beaches in Sifnos Greece are famous for their unspoiled beauty and relaxing family atmosphere. Surrounded by beautiful landscapes, Sifnos beaches have crystal water and offer a nice view of the sea. Platis Gialos beach, Chrissopigi beach and Kamares beach are among the most popular beaches in Sifnos, while a drive around the island will bring you to great places ideal for total privacy.

You will find below a list of the best beaches on Sifnos island.
Except for the beaches, discover the best villages and things to do & see in Sifnos. For more information about Sifnos, view our Sifnos travel guide.

Guide to 9 beaches

Discover our guide to 9 beautiful Sifnos beaches. They are all presented with a detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Sifnos. For the most popular spots, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, a selection of hotels and reviews.

Platys Gialos beach

Platys Gialos beach

Partly Organized, Sandy, Family Friendly
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Location: 9 km south of Apollonia
Description: This is a busy tourist resort with a long sandy beach and many facilities. Fish taverns and watersports line the beach.
Chrissopigi beach

Chrissopigi beach

Sandy, Family Friendly
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Location: 8 km south east of Apollonia
Description: Located on the southern side of the island, the small peninsula of Chrissopigi is among the most picturesque beaches of Cyclades. A lovely monastery is built on the rocks in front of the beach.
Vathy beach

Vathy beach

Partly Organized, Sandy, Family Friendly
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Location: 10 km south west of Apollonia
Description: This is a actually a small bay with sandy shore and crystal water. The green environment creates a nice place to relax.
Kamares beach

Kamares beach

Partly Organized, Sandy, Family Friendly, Harbor
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Location: 6 km north west of Apollonia
Description: Kamares is a sandy and crystal beach surrounded by lovely hotels and taverns with stone yard right on the sea.
Faros beach

Faros beach

Partly Organized, Sandy, Family Friendly
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Location: 7 km south east of Apollonia
Description: The beach of Faros, on the southern side of the island, is long and sandy, Some hotels and delicious fish taverns line the beach.
Apokoftos beach

Apokoftos beach

Sandy, Family Friendly
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Location: 8 km south east of Apollonia
Description: Apokftos is a small beach right next to Chrissopigi. In fact, this beach has view to the moanstery of Chrissopigi built on the rocks by the sea.
Heronissos beach

Heronissos beach

Partly Organized, Sandy, Family Friendly
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Location: 15 km north west of Apollonia
Description: Heronissos is a beautiful fishing village, untouched by tourism. It is located on the northernmost spot of the island and has long tradition in pottery. Its small beach has soft sand and crystal water.
Vroulidia beach

Vroulidia beach

Pebbled, Secluded, Non Organised
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Location: 12 km north west of Apollonia
Description: This is a small, secluded beach on the way to Heronissos, on the northernmost spot of the island. It is totally unorganized and provides the perfect place to enjoy some privacy.

Dialiskari beach

Pebbled, Secluded, Non Organised
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Location: 4 km north east of Apollonia
Description: Dialiskari is a small beach that can be reached through a walking path from Artemonas. It is also known as Poulati, for the church of Panagia Poulati that is seen there.

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