Ferries to Sifnos
Sifnos is one of the most elegant and picturesque islands among the Cyclades group. This island has luxury amenities that can host the most demanding clientele and events. Nevertheless, the island welcomes all visitors as rooms for rent, 3* hotels and all types of facilities budget-wise are also available. Sifnos has a long gourmet tradition. In fact, one of the most influential Greek cookery writers was born in this beautiful island.
The island’s port is named “Kamares”. All itineraries depart from Piraeus and are scheduled on daily basis. You may either travel fast by catamaran (ferry companies Aegean Speed Lines, Sea Jets, Hellenic Seaways), or book cheap ferry tickets and travel to Sifnos by ferry boat (Zante Ferries). The cost per passenger, per way starts from 47€ in case you go for the high speed option, whereas the relevant ticket price by ferry boat starts from 33€. Usually, every beginning of the season all ferry companies publish “early bird” offers, so we recommend you to search for cheap ferry tickets to Sifnos on euroferries.com, provided you check in advance all relevant terms and restrictions that might apply.
“Apollonia”, the capital of Sifnos is a representative village of Cyclades: Whitewashed alleys and houses, doors and windows painted in blue color, gardens and main squares decorated with flourished bougainvilleas in vivid colors. Make sure you also visit “Kastro”, the ancient capital of Sifnos, which has a fascinating architectural style, and “Artemonas”, a romantic village with well-preserved neo-classical mansions and gardens full of flowers.
Sifnos most popular beaches are located on the south side of the island, which means that they are protected from the winds that usually blow on Cyclades during July and August. Enjoy the golden sand and transparently blue waters at Chrissopigi, Faros and Vathi. Taste fresh fish, salads and high-quality wine at Faros, the cute fishermen village.
Sifnos has twelve villages which are connected via public transportation, with relatively frequent itineraries during summer. Alternatively, you can either rent a car or take a taxi. The nature lovers may follow the marked paths which lead to the most worth visiting sights of the island. We recommend you to commence your exploration from Apollonia with final destination the magnificent village and beach of Platis Gialos.
Sifnos is an ideal destination, so start planning your summer vacations by purchasing online cheap ferry tickets to Sifnos!