We came to Vathi to experience the feast of Taxiarchisin. The feast started and the friendly people of Vathi showed so much hospitality. The church bells , priests singing the music and the dancing was so wonderful.
This place is a paradise. We will return this summer and this time we will stay for a few days
The beach sandy and the water has large patches with shallow water (great for children to play) and deeper areas. There are plenty of good restaurants along the beach and a couple of places wih deck chairs.
Driving down to this beach, you get a fabulous view of Vathi Bay. Absolutely gorgeous. I visited mid-September, and it was not very crowded. This is a beautiful, sandy beach. Some nice tavernas, and interesting ceramic shops. And local houses which are very beautiful.
And, of course, the swimming is fantastic!
Sifnos is renowned for its sandy beaches. Vathy is not the largest one but the more attractive, especially at sunset when the sun seems like plunging in the sea. Add to that a charming small village, a XVIe century monastery along to a bunch of small taverns scattered on the other side of the bay, and you have the perfect...
After beeing to several beaches in Sifnos My conclusion is that Vathi beach is one of the best beaches in Sifnos. It is a typical sandy beach, but as it is ofte windy at Sifnos the wind is not often a problem in Vathi. You can choose the big beach in the midle of the bay or the smaler beach...