Platis Gialos beach

One of the largest beaches of Sifnos

It is one of the largest beaches of Sifnos, as its name suggests, and considered by many as the most popular beach of the island.

  • fine sand
  • access by car, bus, trail, boat
  • it has changing rooms, showers, toilets
  • umbrellas and sun loungers
  • partial shading from tamarisks
  • restaurants – cafeterias
  • mini market
  • sea sports
  • marina


Golden fine sand, shade from tamarisk trees and sufficient number of deck chairs and umbrellas. Here, you will find well-cared changing rooms, showers, toilets and sea sports. In the entire length of the beach, there are cafés and restaurants with tables on the seafront.


The depth is small for quite a distance which makes it ideal for water games and then gradually increases. In some places, the sand can be petrified, however, golden sand prevails mostly.