Santorini Geography

Santorini geographyThe Santorini geography | Location
The Santorini group of islands (map) is consisted of Thera, Thirasia, Aspronisi, Palea and Nea Kameni (Volcanoes) islands.

It is located in the most southern part of the Cyclades group of islands in the Aegean Sea, about 117 km (63 nautical miles) north of Crete and about 200 km (108 nautical miles) southeast of Greece’s mainland

Greece is located in south eastern Europe and borders Turkey to its East, Bulgaria, FYROM and Albania to its North. Greece is a strategic crossroad between the East and the West.


The surface area of Thera is 73 sq. km. and its population, distributed among thirteen villages, is 15.550 people, according to the 2011 census.

Latitude: 36° 25’ N – Longitude: 25° 26’ E

Santorini, Greece