Another island of the “Small Cyclades”, next to Naxos and approx. 7 hours from Athens. There are traces of human activity from the Hellenistic period and had the same fortune as all the other Cyclades.

Τhe island is just 9 km2 and nowadays has a population of approx. 250. The port of the island, Mersini, is considered to be one of the safest in the whole Aegean for boats. The island has just two settlements, Chora (Panagias) and Mesaria.

The beaches 

  • Aligaria
  • Almiros 
  • Gerolimionas 
  • Kavos 
  • Livadi 
  • Mersini
  • Bazeou 
  • Pori 
  • Psili Ammos 
  • Fikio 
  • Fountana 
  • Sifneiko 

Activities and Events

The island is ideal for those who want peacefulness and relaxation. You can explore the natural caves around Schinoussa and enjoy fresh fish and vegetables.

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