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Canava Santorini Distillery

Mesaria 84700, Greece
+30 2286 031573
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A nice surprise

We popped in by chance. The simple exterior of the building hid a nice museum inside. It... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2018
richardngiam
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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The best muesum ever

Very, very nice museum. On the entrance has welcomed us a really nice lady. She has offer us a tour... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2018
zalas965
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Slovenian Istria, Slovenia
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Canava Santorini Distillery, was established in 1974 on Santorini island Today Loukas Lygnos still produces Canava Santorini's fine spirits with the same principles and the same local materials. It still uses the same recipes that were inherited through generations. Our Museum "Santorini the days gone by" is open to guests. Enter to the everyday life from eras bygone.
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“nice museum” (2 reviews)
“private tour” (2 reviews)
“raki” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Mesaria 84700, Greece
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+30 2286 031573
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Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

We popped in by chance. The simple exterior of the building hid a nice museum inside. It transported us to Santorini of old, of ouzo making and of leisure life of the past complete with old artefacts and photos. The lady gave us an excellent...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Very, very nice museum. On the entrance has welcomed us a really nice lady. She has offer us a tour round museum. The museum is nice and you can see exactly how ouzo was made in the past and how is now. On the end...More

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ΚΑΝΑΒΑ Σ, Manager at Canava Santorini Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

Thank you very much!!! So drink OUZO and smile!!

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Reviewed September 13, 2017

So pleased we found this place as not on top attraction on places to visit in Santorini and should be. Fantastic tour by young lady. It's so well exhibited and interesting. tasting was good and shop prices too. We just had to buy a couple...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2017

Pros: nice tour made by a passionate young woman, that did her best to make it interesting. Loved the tasting at the end of the tour: raki, ouzo & 2 sweet liquors (peach and coffee). Nice insight in local life and traditional alcohol production, but...More

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Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

We looked for two days to find this place & we're happy that we did! The museum is interesting & the tastings great, raki, ouzo & 2 liqueurs all distilled through different processes were a delight!

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Reviewed September 26, 2016

This was walking distance from our hotel (5 mins) Del Sol. There was just my husband and I, the lady who is a family member was a fantastic guide. Very interesting tour - loved the rooms on show - the changing styles of the ouzo...More

1  Thank Jane W
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

We were fortunate enough to be introduced to a distillery and its museum, a wonderful surprise. Canava Santorini produces ‘fine spirits’ using traditional methods, local products and ingredients. They provided us with a tasting of four different spirits, from Ouzo to the classic liqueurs, my...More

1  Thank Adora L
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Reviewed August 27, 2016

We did this trip on our own by taking the bus from Fiera to Mess agonia for €1.80 very good value it only takes about 15 mins. Once you get off the bus cross the road and the Winery is in front of you walk...More

2  Thank Susan J
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Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

This distillery is absolutely wonderful. Nice historical tour plus you get to learn how ouzo is made. They make ouzo right on property, and it is award-winning. Great way to taste ouzo and the various liquids. Artimus does a fabulous tour. Well worth the stop.

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Reviewed June 6, 2016

My husband and I had a private tour with a tasting and lunch afterward. Although our hostess did not speak the best English, she was gracious and eager to please. The lunch was phenomenal. The only issue was transportation - we had taken a taxi...More

1  Thank Mary D
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