Platys Gialos Sightseeing
Here is our section with things to see and do in Platys Gialos Sifnos. Discover 2 interesting sightseeing in Platys Gialos, with detailed description, exact location on Google map, photos and reviews from visitors. You can also view more sightseeing in other locations of Sifnos.
The Monastery of Panagia Vounou (Virgin Mary of the Mountains) stands on top of a hill above Platis Gialos. It was constructed in 1813 and it hosts a beautiful icon of Panagia Machairousa.
It is believed that the towers of Sifnos were built following the invasion of the Samians in order to defend it and be prepared in the case of future attacks. The most famous tower of Sifnos is located on the northeastern side of the island, called Aspros Pyrgos (White Tower).
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