Vathi beach in Sifnos island
Vathi beach is among the finest on the island, located in the southwest and offers you crystal clear shallow waters, ideal for families with children. There are many trees that provide shade for those who do not prefer the sun.
The sea is crystal clear and ideal for swimming and diving.
Within walking distance you will find restaurants, cafes, a beach bar and several rooms for your stay in the area. On the beach, you will also see the beautiful church of the Archangels that celebrates three times a year, in July, September and November.
Vathy is considered one of the best beaches in Sifnos and thousands of people visit it every summer.
How to get to the beach
Access to the beach of Vathi, Sifnos, is easy and convenient via the existing road network. The connection is covered via Sifnos’ regular intercity bus routes. The road to reach the beach is excellent and you can come with your own vehicle following the road signs.
In the field Routes at the end of the article, use the route map with information on the mileage, the time needed and the route to follow, selecting your points of interest.
For your stay in Sifnos, you can book a room in one of the hotels and Bed & Breakfast inns.
In Sifnos island there are hotels and accommodations of various categories and types (rooms to let, residences, Bed & Breakfast inns, studios, hostels, guesthouses and furnished apartments) that can satisfy every visitor's demands and needs for a pleasant and enjoyable stay.
You will find wonderful hotels, rooms and apartments to let of all categories and price ranges.
The distances are small and covered by the local buses and taxis so it is not necessary to have a car. If you want to move around independently you can rent a car or a motorbike in Sifnos.
There is regular transportation by bus for the most areas and beaches of the island.
During the summer Sifnos has a coastal link by ferry to Piraeus and Milos. Trip duration is 5 hours.
Also with Paros, Naxos, Mykonos, Tinos, Syros, Folegandros, Sifnos, Santorini etc., Crete (directly or through Milos).
Daily coastal link by flying dolphin or catamaran to Piraeus, trip duration is 3 hours.
There are also daily excursions by boat or small ships towards the beaches of Sifnos and the neighboring islands are organized.
The nearest airports are in Milos and Paros. For emergencies there is a heliport near the Monastery of Panagia Vrisiani, on the south of Exabeli.For your convenience, you can use the route map on the field “Routes” with information about the mileage, the time you need and the route you will follow, selecting the points of interest.