Sikaminia belongs to the municipality of Mithimna and is only 12 km from Mithimna away, built on green pine trees and slopes of the Lepetymnos Mountain. Three kilometeres north is Skala Sikaminia, a typical fishing village and the most northern village of the island, facing the coast of Minor Asia.
You can find the house of Stratis Myrivilis, the famous Greek writer in Sikamia, which is open to visitors. On the main street of the town at the primary school building, you can visit the Folk Museum of Sikaminia.
You will enjoy one of the most beautiful sunsets in Skala Sikaminia and the “The Mermaid Virgin” which is built on a strip of land that goes into the sea.
It was named after the characteristic folk fresco of an unknown artist depicting the Virgin Mary with a mermaid’s tail and which was made famous by the writings with the same name by Stratis Myrivilis. There is a mulberry, aged 130 years in the port, known as “The Myrivilis’ Mulberry”. In the same area that Myrivilis overlooked, you can also enjoy the view, tasting seafood specialties from the namesake taverns.
Beaches in the area are: Skala Sikaminia and Kagia. You can enjoy a swim in the sea and seafood in the restaurants in the area of Skala Sikaminia and the beach of Kagia.