Location Information & Activities in Santorini

Activities in Santorini starting from the hotel Kalma

Kalma Hotel located in Messaria Santorini is just 2.5 kilometers from the island's capital, Fira. Santorini is one of the most famous islands in the world. The eruption of the volcano created the unique caldera. A geological phenomenon admired daily by thousands of visitors. In Santorini you will enjoy the bright sun, the calm breeze, the sea views and a range of activities that will be unforgettable.

Messaria Santorini

The hotel Kalma is located in the village of Messaria, one of the largest and most interesting villages of Santorini. Its ideal location in the center of the island ensure a comfortable and fast access to all the attractions of the island. The village of Mesaria is full of mansions, beautiful squares and many points of interest, since it is one of the biggest commerce spots of the island. In Messaria we find plenty of options for food and coffee and many supermarkets and shops for any kind of shopping.

From Messaria and the Kalma Hotel you can start for excursions to the island and experience the history and culture of this unique island. Swim in the clean beaches and discover unique and beautiful corners. The people of Kalma Hotel will help you and advise you on everything you need to know about the unique island of Santorini.

Activities in Santorini

The island of Santorini offers a variety of activities that will fill you with beautiful images and powerful emotions. After resting at the hotel Kalma start a series of adventures to the island. Always with the assistance of the people of Kalma Hotel experience the magic of Santorini.

See some of the activities you can enjoy in Santorini.

Start from the archaeological site of Akrotiri where the story of a prehistoric settlement that was destroyed by the volcanic eruption in 1600 BC is still narrated in the small paths and the buildings of the city. For more artifacts from the site of Akrotiri visit the Museum of Prehistoric Thera in Fira. In the capital of the island is also the Archaeological Museum of Fira, which hosts exhibits from Ancient Thira, the city built by the Spartans on top of Mesa Vouno, an archeological site that  also worth a visit and is neat the Hotel Kalma.

Fira is the center of the island and here you will find a number of shops for all kinds of shopping, as well as many restaurants, cafes and bars open all day and night long.

From the villages of Santorini do not miss a visit to the medieval village of Pyrgos, the peaceful Megalochori, the well-preserved castle of Emporio and the Goulas (medieval defensive building) of Akrotiri.

Head to Oia to feel the unique aura, admire the architecture and see the famous world widely sunset.

Taste the most famous product of Santorini, the wine, with a tour to the wineries, most of them within short distance from the hotel Kalma and see the production process and taste the unique wines of Santorini in organized wine tastings at the wineries of the island.

For swimming visit the beaches of Perivolos, well known for its numerous beach bars, the beach of Perissa for water sports, the beach of Vlychada with the volcanic scenery, Kamari for shopping and walking along the pedestrian waterfront street after swimming in the blue flag awarded beach. The Monolithos beach with black sand and shallow waters is very near to the hotel Kalma (2,5 km) and is ideal for spending carefree hours in the sun. Do not miss to see the unique Red beach to swim in the most volcanic of all the beaches of Santorini.

Finally, for unique images of the caldera do not miss the opportunity to take a boat trip and enjoy the sunset from the comfort of the deck of a catamaran or a traditional boat as you are also enjoying a drink or a full lunch or dinner.

For any information do not hesitate to ask the front desk and the people of hotel Kalma who are always ready to guide you and advise you on the best options on the island in order to enjoy even more your vacation.


Fira (capital of Satorini): 2.5 km
Monolithos beach: 2km
Airport: 2.5 km
Port: 5km
Bus stop: 60m