Gialos or Seralia Beach & Fasolou Beach, Sifnos Island
Gialos or Seralia Beach, Sifnos
The tiny (only 30 meters long) pebbly beach of Gialos (the word means “beach” in Greek) or Seralia is situated just below the settlement of Kastro, at the very site of the ancient port of Sifnos. The beach is found at a distance of 4 kilometers eastern to Apollonia.
Accommodation facilities are available in the area around and you will enjoy food and drink in the scenic coastal fish taverns.
In case of emergence you have to return to Apollonia, 4 kilometers far away, at the West.
Access from Kastro is possible on foot, via the stairs leading down to the sea. From Kamares or Apollonia you may arrive to Kastro by public buses, by taxi and by private means (car or motorbikes).
Fasolou Beach, Sifnos
The tiny scenic sandy beach of Fassolou is situated at the southeastern coast of the island, within the cove Faros and beside the beach of Faros. It is found at a distance of some 7 kilometers southern to Apollonia. As Faros, Fassolou too is a quiet beach suitable for a relaxing swimming.
The visitor will find accommodation facilities in short distance from the beach, whereas the sea front tavern of the beach offers meals, coffee and refreshments.
Being pretty quiet and with shallow and safe sea, the beach is ideal for families with small children.
For any problem you should address to the corresponding services of the capital Apollonia, some 7 kilometers northern to the beach.
Access to the beach from Kamares and from Apollonia is possible by rented or private car and motorbikes. If you get to the beach by boat you may use the small jetty of the adjacent beach of Faros.