Tourist information for Sifnos
Useful information for those who want to travel in Sifnos
Usefuls tips for the travelers of Sifnos
Tourism police operates a telephone line - just dial "1571"-, on a 24-hour basis where they provide all kinds of information and directions, in Greek, in English, in French and in German, for the immediate solution of tourists’ problems.
There is no Tourist Police in Sifnos; however the local Police Station also acts as Tourist Police. Telephone No: +302284031210
To exchange currency from eurosclick here
The standard current in Sifnos, as well as all over Greece is 230V AC (50z).
The devices from North America need a transformer and from England an adapter.
The local time is GTM+2 hours.
The official language is the Greek language, but most of the residents also speak English.
Feasts / Holidays
- 1 January: New Year’s Day
- 6 January: The Epiphany
- 25 March: National Holiday
- 15 August: Assumption
- 28 October: National Holiday
- 25 and 26 December: Christmas
All the Greek newspapers and magazines and most of the foreign newspapers and magazines arrive to the island every day. The central Press Agency is situated in Apollonia.
According to the last (2011) official census, the permanent residents of Sifnos are 2.570.
|Office / Business||Telephone|
|Municipality of Sifnos||+302284360310|
|Platis Gialos marina||+302284071365|
|Pharmacy (Vavritsas Konstantinos)||+302284033541|
|Pharmacy (Fotiadis Ioakim)||+302284033033|
|Bank (Alpha Bank)||+302284033913 - +302284033200|
|Bank (National Bank of Greece)||+302284035605|
|Bank (Piraeus bank)||+302284035000|
|Folklore & Pop Art museum||+302284031341|