Sérifos, also known as Seriphos, is a Greek island municipality in the Aegean Sea, located in the western Cyclades, south of Kythnos and northwest of Sifnos. It is located about 170 km east south east of Piraeus.
The island of Serifos is one of the most attractive islands in the Aegean Sea region. The thing that visitors like the most is the sandy beaches and quaint coves of at Sérifos.
It is also famous for its charming island style villages and striking landscapes of unusual rocky formations.
Its close proximity to Athens makes it a splendid holiday spot for either a short or a long vacation. It has recently become a favorite for many travellers who want to spend their holiday on a well-developed The Cycladic Island that retains a great amount of traditional charm.
Throughout Sérifos, particularly in Livadi, there is a wide variety of accommodation, such as Sérifos hotels, studios, apartments and rooms for rent.
You can travel to Sérifos by ferry boat or high speed boat that departs from Athens. Livadi is much frequented by charter yachts so, ferry boats to Livadi are regular, particularly in the summer months, when tourism is at its peak.
Sérifos is connected by ferry boat to a number of other Cyclades Islands, such as Anafi, Folegandros, Ios, Kimolos, Kithnos, Milos, Paros, Santorini, Sikinos, Sifnos, Syros, and Tinos that makes it a fantastic destination for those who want to do a bit of island hopping around the Greek Islands.
Sailing in Sérifos is an exhilarating experience especially when you imagine yourself cursing through the deep blue Aegean, stopping at dazzling beaches and picturesque coves. On Sérifos Island, you will find a number of significant historical sites and monuments, which show its importance throughout history.
The villages of Serifos which are located on scenic bays and on impressive hillsides are extremely beautiful. A tour of the island proves that Sérifos is a unique and fascinating place.
The most nightlife venues in Sérifos are situated in the tourist resort of Livadi. There is an abundance of clubs, bars and cafes where you can relax, kick back and have a couple of drinks.
Sérifos is an island that maintains its local customs and traditions. Visitors of the island have the opportunity to attend some of the Sérifos festivals and fairs that will demonstrate a bit of genuine Sérifos lifestyle.