Toroni journey from ancient times to today.

A tourist resort in Sithonia with roots in antiquity and the amazing sunset.

This small village, with its glorious history, gave his name to Toroneos Bay and played an important role in Greek history. The Toroni is a small village stretched along the magnificent coastline.
Worth to visit

Toroni beach

The beach of Toroni extends on a large line starting from the castle of Lykithos and reaching the beach of Korakas

2,5/   Kilometer

Worth to visit

Koraka beach

A small and beautiful coastline that continues along the coastline after Toroni

200/   meters long

Worth to visit

Tristinikouda beach

After Korakos beach, Tristinikouda beach starts

600   meters long

Worth to visit

Tristinika beach

A beautiful beach worth seeing, is located along the coast of Tristinika

600/   μέτρα μήκος

Ιστορικά στοιχεία

Toroni from antiquity

In mythology, the wife of Toroni marine demon Proteus, son of Poseidon and mother of two children and buckwheat Tilegonou who caused Hercules to wrestle with them when the hero returned from the country of the Amazons. Herakles, of course, defeated them and killed them.
The city was colonized by Chalcis in the late 8th BC century. In 480 BC necessarily assisted Xerxes in his campaign against Southern Greece. After Midika joined the First Athenian Alliance. Defected in 424 BC and joined Brasidas, the Spartan general, but throughout the Peloponnesian War was the apple of discord between the Athenians and Spartans, so Thucydides mentions it often.

In 348 BC it was conquered by Philip II of Macedonia. In 168 BC, after the battle of Pydna and the dissolution of Makedonian kingdom was conquered by the Romans. The ancient city was one of the largest and richest cities of Halkidiki.

Αξιοθέατα και αρχαιολογικοί χώροι

The Early Christian Church of St. Athanasius.

It was built in the 5th century AD. c. and is a three-aisled basilica. It was destroyed by fire in the 6th century AD. c. and in his tracks another temple was built, which was also destroyed. Today the mosaic of the middle aisle is preserved in good condition. There you will admire one of the most beautiful sunsets in the world.
This is default text for notification bar