ACTIVITIES IN SITIA
Sitia and the surrounding area, is the ideal destination for those who like to combine their trips with sports and/or other activities! You can try to explore the area on foot, or dive into the crystal waters of Eastern Crete for an unforgettable maritime experience. The people of Sitia Beach City Resort & Spa at the hotel's reception will be at your disposal happy to give you all the information you need and arrange whatever will be needed for every specific activity desired.
Sitia is ideal for your favorite activity, especially during the spring and autumn period when temperatures are lower than in summer. Enjoy easy and more intense paths through the olive groves of Sitia mountain or go down to the beautiful beaches of Eastern Crete. Experience the culinary tradition of Sitia and the villages in the most entertaining way! Ask at the hotel reception for more information on specialized agencies in the field of mountain biking, to arrange your cycling excursion in beautiful Sitia!
- Sitanos – Handras - Pervolakia - Moni Kapsa - Kalo Nero (Good Water)
- Hamezi - Liopetro - Papadiokampos - Faneromeni – Sitia City
- Sitanos - Zakathos - Ziros – Xerokambos
- Tenta - Itanos - Vai – Kouremenos - Chiona – Skaria
- Sitanos - Karidi - Adravastoi – Zakros - Kato Zakros
- Palekastro - Xirolimni - Maghasa - Karidi – Zakros
- Lithines - Pefkos - Stavrochori – Orino
Hiking Eastern Crete, if anything, is an ideal destination for hikers. Discover the rich natural beauty of Sitia crossing the wonderful trails in the mountains, canyons and coastal areas. Just select one of the many hiking trails, and enjoy browsing. Many of the routes of Sitia, among the easy or the more demanding ones, are part of the E4 European path.
- Gorge Agion Panton - Skopi
- Sitanos - Zakros - Kato Zakros
- Pefki - Makrigialos
- Hamezi - Liopetro - Papadiokampos
- Exo Mouliana - Richtis
- Sitia City - Roussa Church
- Pervolakia - Moni Kapsa
- Agathias - Petsofas - Schinias - Karoumes - Chochlakies
- Kouremenos - Maridati - Vai
For those who prefer more hardcore adventures in nature, climbing will be on top of your requirements during your holiday. in Sitia you will find well-secured climbing areas to practice your favorite activity. Ask for details at the hotel reception for the offices that undertake excursions and offer equipment for rental.
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WINDSURF – KITE SURF
If you are lovers of windsurf and kite surf, if the ideal holiday for you is to be in the sea surfing against the force of the winds, then Sitia is the most suitable destination in Crete for you! The beaches Kouremenos and Chiona every year attract athletes and amateur fans, who gather there and indulge in their favorite sports. On the beach Kouremenos you can find organized clubs that provide equipment and instructors for those who want to try for the first time.