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Unknown treasure trails of the Island

We weren’t familiar with Sifnos so although had our hiking shoes with us we were so surprised of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janeanna1973
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Billericay, England, United Kingdom
via mobile
Amazing

We did not come to Sifnos to walk but where we live in the UK is crossed by several ancient trails... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
GlobetrotterTwo
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Sifnos Trails is the name of the hiking trails network of the island of Sifnos in the Aegean Sea, Greece. The network has a total length over 100 km, divided in 19 beautiful trails.
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“great walk” (2 reviews)
“hiking shoes” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Apollonia, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We weren’t familiar with Sifnos so although had our hiking shoes with us we were so surprised of the excellent routes available. I do think June is too hot to hike unless you have reached your destination before 11am as temperatures soar at midday and...More

1  Thank Janeanna1973
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did not come to Sifnos to walk but where we live in the UK is crossed by several ancient trails - The Wayfarers and The Ridgeway- so when we arrived and read of the Sifnos trails we embarked on several up to 20 miles...More

1  Thank GlobetrotterTwo
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great walk (don't do it at midday...) from Apollonia to Faros (and Chrisopigi), where you can swim and eat.

2  Thank Ana S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a walk. Just like Biblical times. I saw Gethsemane. There pigs, cockerels, horses, peasants......just Zorba The Greek I did not bump into. Lovely walk with stupendous views, very well sign-posted and met some great Canadian teachers on the way. Finish with Greek salad and...More

2  Thank Will N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When we arrived in Sifnos, I must admit I did’t know about the trails. We soon found out that they are extensive, very well marked, great map and web site. We hiked on several trails. The paths were very good, the scenery awesome and very...More

2  Thank Gloria P
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

I have spent a week in Sifnos. Lovely people. Lovely landscapes. Lovely waters. The trails are a wonderful opportunity to know the island. They are very well maintained. The signs are clear. Impossible to get lost. You can combine the walk with swimming. A great...More

2  Thank Santiago L
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

My wife and I hiked in the blazing heat from Kamares to Apollonia. It was very hilly, rocky, and often confusing which way to go next. We eventually found our way and enjoyed every sweaty minute of it and got some great pics. This was...More

1  Thank Kyle C
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SifnosTrails, Public Relations Manager at Sifnos Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Dear Kyle C, thank you for your comments! The trail you chose to hike is known through the old times as the "cursed" trail as it is a necessary difficult ascent to go from the port of Kamares to the capital, Apollonia. Unfortunately, at some...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

It was the hiking that appealed to us in deciding to visit Sifnos. And they do have nicely described trail markings at the trail heads. And lots of drop dead views of different churches on distant hilltops. But the bus service - at least in...More

2  Thank AspenWicki
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

been to part of the trails, worth to spend the time walking along the island. loved the kamaras and apollonya area

1  Thank nisimbarda
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

We hiked with our 5 and 6 year old from Kastro to Chrisopigi. We started in the morning swimming at the Church of the 7 Martyrs. We stopped at lunch at Captain Sifakis and then hiked the donkey trail to the church stopping off at...More

3  Thank iamarugger
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Gabriela E
18 August 2017|
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Response from Paths_of_Greece | Property representative |
Hello! That's great that you are coming over! First of all, please consider the heat. Do not attempt to walk between 11am and 4pm, and to take a lot of water with you. As for the trails, any trail would be nice, especially... More
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judith88
28 April 2017|
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Hello! Yes of course! There are some shops that sell very detailed maps of the trails. You can also eventually download our free application available through our official website. Please do not hesitate to ask for any... More
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