Smaller Default Larger

Welcome to Koroni

Koroni, with the contrasts of the landscape, today attracts the attention of visitors. The Venetian castle that dominates the hilltop quaint cobbled streets, the two-storey mansions and countless churches confer a medieval character of the city. The beautiful harbor full of fishing boats and sailboats, beautiful colored houses with blue or red windows and blooming with colorful flowers gardens narrow whitewashed streets, quaint shops on shore and the beautiful beaches really give an insular color.

In Koroni you will find many beautiful beaches, some with fine golden sand and others with pebbles, where you can enjoy the sun and sea, and spend endless hours of carefree relaxation. You can also practice water sports such as wind surfing, sailing, fishing, jet ski and beach volley to offer you fun and relaxation.

Koroni, apart from the interesting sights and wonderful beaches, also has an ever growing tourism infrastructure. Here you will find a remarkable range of hotels, apartments, houses, guest houses and studios for every taste where you can enjoy a pleasant and comfortable stay. Koroni will also find all sorts of restaurants and traditional taverns where you will have the opportunity to taste, among other things, fresh fish and delicious local dishes. Browsing Koroni is a unique experience for the visitor, and thinks he is on an island and discover new sensations.

Regional Flavours & Products
Koroni like around Messinia will find a rich traditional cuisine and lots of fresh local products. The main agricultural products produced in Messinia are olives, grapes, raisins, figs, citrus and vegetables.

Some of the local cuisine distinct flavors are salted, the goat stew, the fried cod with garlic sauce, roast pork, and unique for its taste and quality smoked sausages with sage.

Try more wonderful folds, Lalagia and rolls with olive oil. Do not forget to buy the famous Kalamata olives, honey, that is of excellent quality, pastels, ouzo, balsamic vinegar, trachana, noodles, herbs and herbs.

Cultural events
Many cultural events are organized in Koroni throughout the year. The carnival of Koroni, where parade spectacular floats and walking groups, festive events to celebrate the Annunciation on March 25 in Vounaria Koroni, feast of "Apokerasias" in Vasilitsi Koroni on Easter Sunday, where guests can enjoy a free delicious food and wine.

On Friday, Easter occurs in Koroni festival in celebration of Zoodochos Pigi, with a procession of the image. Celebratory events are held in May 21 in celebration of Saints Constantine and Helen in Yameia Koroni.

Also organized Naval Week in Koroni on June 25-July 2. The program of events includes swimming basketball, football, and sardine festival, fishing competition, musical events, etc.

Finally on August 15 is celebrated in Koroni celebrating the Assumption and 26 October, celebrations in Akritochori Koroni in celebration of St. Demetrius.