Crete is a multicoloured puzzle of mythology, history, proud people, mountains, gorges and the sea. These puzzle pieces form a unique and magical picture of this large Greek island. You will get to know the "unknown" Crete, which is hidden in its gorges, remote mountain summits, steep slopes, and in the deep sea which surrounds it.
Rock Climbing in Crete mountains
In Greek, the word for "human being" is "anthropos". It derives from the word "ano" which means "upwards" and the word "throsko" - to look. The tendency of humans is to look forward. In all of the mountain ranges of Crete, you will feel the strength which hides in the rocks of Crete island.
Paragliding or Parapente or Parachute in Crete
In Crete exist many schools where you can exercise and learn the secrets of it as well as practicing. Additionally there are many tracks for beginners or advanced users in order to the high view of Cretan nature.
Climbing - Walking in Crete
In Crete, except the sea and all the facilities that are offered by hotels, it really worth to enjoy the beauty of the landscape and the mountains. In a scene with many alternations from rough wild and deserted to green serene and passable, one can meet our gorges and mountains, track our history and civilization of the areas through archaeological ruins, historic monasteries, churches and settlements.
The High Mountain, the White Mountains and the rest of the mountains hide countless paths of all difficulty rates, while the gorges that are shaped between them are a unique experience as well as a challenge for every walking or climbing person.
Mountain Bike in Crete
The wonderful country roads, full of green and scents of flowers and herbs, are ideal not only for sight seeing but can also offer amazing experiences to the funs of mountain bikes. Bikers can participate in teams for organized tours following specific tracks or solely by renting a bike and following their instinct to meet the Cretan countryside.
Diving in Crete
If you enjoy the sea sports, then during your stay on the island you can experience diving in the wonderful undersea world of Crete. Even if you are beginners, diving centers operate all over Crete in order to guide you through the process of safe diving and accompany you to wonderful under sea world, providing you with the appropriate equipment.
Sailing around Crete
In Crete are many ports and anchorages for those who wish to visit the island by shore. For the rest of you, there are schools of sailing that can teach you, provide you with the appropriate equipment and accompany you to wonderful sea trips. You can also rent a boat or join a cruise starting from the island to wherever you dream.