Hike with us around the island of Sifnos and experience the local way of life

Be part of o small group of hikers, walk with us around the Cycladic island of Sifnos and explore more than 150 kilometers of footpaths. Wandering in the western part of the island features a 20 –acre area that is part of the European network of natural protected Areas “Natura 2000” home to various plants and animals. History buffs can enjoy the spectacular beauty of a Sifnos Venetian castle, or explore the Acropolis of Agios Andreas archeological site that dates back to pre-historic Mycenaean times… Based in the stunning village of Apollonia, in the center of Sifnos you will walk through ancient paths and trails, taking in the amazing coastal sceneries and outstanding landscapes, with natural beauty. Your local guide, Anna, will take you to quite villages of snow-white houses and to paved and unpaved paths that lead to hundreds of chapels, ancient towers, abandoned mines, to mountain peaks with breathtaking views and to untouched beaches with crystal clear waters…


    • Explore gorgeous scenery and secret spots
    • Mountainous landscapes with panoramic sea views
    • Walk through agricultural land and old rural houses
    • Solitary beaches
    • Expert guidance through seven settlements
    • Delicious local food
    • Stay in pleasant authentic family-run guest houses with stunning view
    • Local guides

    • Tour Duration: 8 days
    • Group size: small groups or private groups
    • Not included: Boat ticket and Airfare
    • Per person price: 750 euros
    • Time of year: All year round except July and August when it can be very hot
  • Sifnos has a well-established gastronomic tradition. Sifnos is the birthplace of the legendary 20th century Greek Chef Nikolaos Tselementes. It comes as no surprise that Sifnos hosts the Cycladic Gastronomy Festival, held in September each year.

  • Learn all about Sifnos History, Culture and how to “work” with clay in a traditional way.

8-Day walking holiday itinerary

  • Day 1: Introductions to the History and culture of Sifnos..

  • Day 2: Archeological tour to the Mycenaean Acropolis of Ag. Andreas.

  • Day 3: Wander through a protected area “Natura 2000”.

  • Day 4: Circular walk to admire Sifnos picturesque villages away from the crowds.

  • Day 5: Rest day.

  • Day 6: Explore the untouchable Southern part of Sifnos a places of special beauty.

  • Day 7: Walk through agricultural land to reach the oldest settlement of Sifnos.

Be it hiking among ancient paths taking in some of the Cycladic’s loveliest unspoiled settlements or discovering centuries of history in a Venetian castle. We believe that travel on foot is the best way to be part of Sifnos.

This plan is flexible and can cater for your specific interests. We can also arrange a more challenging or a more relaxed plan suitable for you.