Koronos is 34 kilometres away from Naxos Town and it is one of the most beautiful and lesser known villages of Naxos Island. It is a stepped, must see village, scrabbling up two opposite mountain sides and renowned for its emery mines.
The village can be approached from three different junctions off the main road. The most common is the one where the bus stop is.
The locals are very friendly and the visitor is always welcome and easy blend with them.
Worth a Visit
- The Old Olive Museum.
- The church of Agia Marina (Santa Marina) -celebrations on 17th of July.
- A turning off to the right, 500 meters prior to Koronos, leads to the church of Panagia Argokiliotissa (4 Km) which is beautifully situated on a hill and has an excellent view.