Location

The church of Chrissopigi in SifnosA beautiful picturesque island, the island of Sifnos belongs to the group of the eastern Cyclades between Serifos Kimolos and Antiparos, covers 83km² and is about 75 nautical miles from the port of Piraeus. Sifnos has daily coastal connections from Piraeus, either by fast boat which takes approximately 3 hours or by Ferry boat and takes about 5.5 hours. The island is also connected by boat with other islands of the Cyclades. Sifnos has a heliport and the closest airports are in Milos and Paros.

Sifnos has always been a wonderful Cycladic landscape in which civilization flourished through many traditions. It has been the birthplace of remarkable intellectuals, like the great poet Ioannis Griparis and the well known chef Nicholas Tselementes. Famous for its endless natural beauties, the landscape of the island consists of beautiful mountains, golden beaches and peaceful serene bays.

During the year, the locals organize many cultural events in the honor of the 300 monasteries and churches of the island. In these events, the locals by the spirit of the greek hospitality invite the island’s visitors to participate, taste and enjoy the local delicacies such as "revithada" (chickpea soup), spaghetti with meat and local wine.

Sifnos ApolloniaSelana Suites is located in Chrissopigi, one of the most beautiful places in the Cyclades and famously known for its wild natural beauty and tranquil countryside. Built amphitheatrically on the hill it is perfectly harmonized with the landscape. Chrisopigi is located 8km from the capital of Sifnos, Apollonia, and just 13km from the harbor of Kamares. The closest beaches are Apokofto and Platis Gialos where visitors can enjoy the sea as well as many flavors from the famous local cuisine. Other beaches are Faros, Vathy, Kamares, Kastro and Cherronisos.

For those who love romantic walks at the famous Cycladic cobbled roads, the wonderful villages of Apollonia, Kastro and Artemonas are undoubtedly must see attractions. Local transportation and the well organized network of rental cars and taxis make your tour at any part of Sifnos easy, convenient and enjoyable.

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