Canava Santino is situated in the village of Messaria.

Messaria is in the centre of the island, within 4 minutes driving to the airport, 15 minutes to the Athinios port and 5 minutes to Fira, the capital of the island, where you reach the famous Caldera view.


There are several flights every day from Athens, as well as 4 ferries from Piraeus and 1 from Rafina of Attica to Santorini during the summer.

From Messaria, you are at 5 minutes driving at the Monolithos Sand Beach and within 8 minutes at Kamari volcanic Black Sand Beach.

In the traditional area of old Messaria, next to Canava Santino, you walk through the narrow no car streets with the small Santorinian architecture houses, you meet more than 15 old churches, most of them private, and you visit the mansions of the major Santorinian traders of the 19th c. The St Dimitrios main church of the village hosts a treasure of Russian make ecclesiastical utensils and relics, including its big bell!


In Messaria you have all the facilities and services, i.e. Doctors, supermarkets, restaurants, cafes, bakeries etc.

There is a free parking space at 50 meters distance from Canava Santino.