Sifnos 3 - Around the Island
The island of Sifnos has some very attractive seaside villages, unusual churches, sandy beaches, and glorious
azure, clear waters. All the places on this page are favourites of mine - Heronissos, Chrisopigi, Apokofto,
Faros, Platys Gialos, Vathy,
Agios Loukas, Poulati.


2700 Signpost, Apollonia, Sifnos P1070765.JPG

2701 Heronissos, Sifnos P1080049.JPG

2702 Heronissos, Sifnos P1080054.JPG

2703 Heronissos, Sifnos P1080085.JPG

2704 Heronissos, Sifnos P1080056.JPG

2705 Heronissos, Sifnos P1080059.JPG

2706 Fishing boat, Heronissos, Sifnos P1080080.JPG

2707 Fishing boat, Heronissos, Sifnos P1080082.JPG

2708 Boat, Heronissos, Sifnos DSC07980.JPG

2709 Heronissos, Sifnos DSC07984.JPG

2710 Fishing boat, Heronissos, Sifnos P1080063.JPG

2711 Nets, Heronissos, Sifnos DSC07992.JPG

2712 Taverna, Heronissos, Sifnos P1080055.JPG

2713 Monastery of the Panagia Chrisopigi, Sifnos P1040272.JPG

2714 Monastery of the Panagia Chrisopigi, Sifnos  P1070402.JPG

2715 Monastery of the Panagia Chrisopigi, Sifnos  P1070394.JPG

2716 Monastery of the Panagia Chrisopigi, Sifnos  P1040289.JPG

2717 Gateway to Monastery of the Panagia Chrisopigi, Sifnos  P1070406.JPG

2718 Monastery of the Panagia Chrisopigi, Sifnos  P1070408.JPG

2719 Monastery of the Panagia Chrisopigi, Sifnos  P1070412.JPG

2720 Monastery of the Panagia Chrisopigi, Sifnos  P1040285.JPG

2721 Inside Monastery of the Panagia Chrisopigi, Sifnos  P1040277.JPG

2722 Inside Monastery of the Panagia Chrisopigi, Sifnos  P1040276.JPG

2723 Traditional painting of the steps, Chrisopigi, Sifnos P1040280.JPG

2724 Chirsopigi, looking towards Apokofto beach, Sifnos P1040274.JPG

2725 Apokofto Beach, Chrisopigi, Sifnos P1070417.JPG

2726 Apokofto Beach, Chrisopigi , Sifnos DSC08091.JPG

2727 Taverna, Apokofto Beach, decorating for a wedding  P1070861.JPG

2728 Chrisopigi, from headland, Apokofto beach, Sifnos   P1070423.JPG

2729 Chrisopigi, from headland, Apokofto beach, Sifnos  P1040321.JPG

2730 Chrisopigi, from headland, Apokofto beach, Sifnos  P1070431.JPG

2731 Chrisopigi, from headland, Apokofto beach, Sifnos  P1070868.JPG

2732 Pathway to Faros from Apokofto beach, Sifnos P1040334.JPG

2733 Thymus capitatus - wild thyme, near Chrisopigi, Sifnos P1070454.JPG

2734 Thymus capitatus - wild thyme, near Chrisopigi, Sifnos P1070830.JPG

2735 Wild herbs and flowers, near Chrisopigi, Sifnos  P1040221.JPG

2736 Faros from headland path, Sifnos P1070441.JPG

2737 Faros from headland path, Sifnos  P1070877.JPG

2738 Faros from headland path, Sifnos  P1040332.JPG

2739 Faros from old ore shipping installations, Sifnos  P1070445.JPG

2740 Ruins of old ore shipping installations, near Faros, Sifnos P1070878.JPG

2741 Azure waters, near Faros, Sifnos P1040333.JPG

2742 Windsurfer, Faros, Sifnos P1070447.JPG

2743 Faros, Sifnos P1040340.JPG

2744 Faros, Sifnos P1040341.JPG

2745 Faros, Sifnos P1040342.JPG

2746 Faros, Sifnos P1070882.JPG

2747 Faros, Sifnos P1070748.JPG

2748 Faros, Sifnos P1070450.JPG

2749 Faros, Sifnos P1040329.JPG

2750 Beach, Faros, Sifnos P1070747.JPG

2751 Beach, Faros, Sifnos dsc01541.jpg

2752 Taverna, Faros, Sifnos P1070738.JPG

2753 Taverna sign, Faros, Sifnos P1040350.JPG

2754 Faros beach, Sifnos P1070457.JPG

2755 Fishing, Faros P1040343.JPG

2756 Fishing boats, Faros, Sifnos P1070733.JPG

2757 Fishing boat and nets, Faros, Sifnos P1070463.JPG

2758 Fisherman with octopus, Faros, Sifnos P1070732.JPG

2759 Fishing boat, Faros, Sifnos P1040371.JPG

2760 Platys Gialos beach, Sifnos P1070339.JPG

2761 Beach, Platys Gialos, Sifnos DSC08049.JPG

2762 Beach, Platys Gialos, Sifnos DSC08051.JPG

2763  Beach, Platys Gialos, Sifnos DSC08050.JPG

2764 Potter, Platys Gialos, Sifnos P1070322.JPG

2765 Potter, Platys Gialos, Sifnos P1070329.JPG

2766 Pottery drying, Platys Gialos, Sifnos P1070330.JPG

2767 Pot lids drying, Platys Gialos, Sifnos  DSC08059.JPG

2768 Beach, Vathy, Sifnos dsc01472.jpg

2769 Monastery of theTaxiarchis Evangelistrias, Vathy, Sifnos P1040603.JPG

2770 Monastery of theTaxiarchis Evangelistrias, Vathy, Sifnos P1040606.JPG

2771 Vathy, Sifnos P1040585.JPG

2772 Vathy, Sifnos P1040586.JPG

2773 Bougainvillea, Vathy, Sifnos P1040601.JPG

2774 Restored windmill, Agios Loukas, Sifnos  P1060978.JPG

2775 Pathway to Panagia Poulati and theshing circle, Sifnos P1060993.JPG

2776 Panagia Poulati, Sifnos P1060995.JPG

2777 Panagia Poulati, Sifnos P1070004.JPG

2778 Panagia Poulati, Sifnos P1070002.JPG

2779 Church on the coastal pathway, Sifnos P1070019.JPG

2780 Belltower and visitor, church on coastal pathway, Sifnos P1070022.JPG

2781 Coastal pathway, Sifnos P1070024.JPG

2782 Rugged coast, Sifnos P1070032.JPG

All information on this website is provided by Helen Ellis. All material copyright 2007, 2009 and 2012 by Helen Ellis.