is one of the six islands that make up the Western Cyclades. It
is wellknown both in Greece and abroad, for its unique and changeless
traditional whitened buildings harmonising enchangly with the natural
surroundings, for its remarkable cleanliness, for its countless
churches and monasteries and its superb beaches.
The history of Sifnos began abot 3200B.C. and through the years it has been influenced by great civilizations, like the Minoan and the Mycenean civilization.