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.
The beach of Toroni extends on a large line starting from the castle of Lykithos and reaching the beach of Korakas
A small and beautiful coastline that continues along the coastline after Toroni
200/ meters long
After Korakos beach, Tristinikouda beach starts
600 meters long
A beautiful beach worth seeing, is located along the coast of Tristinika
600/ μέτρα μήκος
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.