Let people know on tripadvisor about your experience with Cycling Creta!

“Great way to see Crete”

RachS87, UK, 27 Aug 2015

Not sure how well I'd cope biking in the heat I took an easy tour which lasted about 4 hours, including a long break for lunch and with most of the uphill done before (more…)

“Astonishing way to discover crete”

Vladimir F, 27 Aug 2015

The cycling center is located at Lyttos hotel, and had good good bikes to ride, 29er are all hard tail, but have a nice tech set. The owner is a great guide, a person that loves his job and knows the area, (more…)

“A memorable day”

arcese141, 24 Aug 2015

I must confess I was reluctant to participate initially but as in most cases the kids usually get their own way,so after a brief phone call to Stelios & a visit to his shop we arranged a Sunday trip Stelios picked us up from the hotel @ exactly the time arranged (more…)

“Do not miss this”

Radu B, 23 Aug 2015

I took the trip with a friend. We were not in the best shape to handle it but that's our fault, since we were informed thoroughly on what the trip involves. (more…)

“A super experience on mountain bikes – you have to try it”

lonesorensen, Denmark, 31 Jul 2015

Can warmly recommend a different way to see some of Crete. The trip goes into the countryside in the mountains on professional mountain bikes where you experience nature at close range. Much better then by car. (more…)

“Excellent, as always”

Helmut B, Germany, 27 Jul 2015

Again, as last year, we had a highly pleasant trip with Stelios around Crete. We are people who are interested in Crete, in plants, in stories of the past and present, and not in cycling. (more…)

“Exploring all aspects of crete”

marc_schlegel, Nürnberg, 27 Jul 2015

During the two tours I took in May´15 I learned a lot about crete (probably more than by reading a travel-guide). While riding this awesome landscape with its unique features, (more…)

“Fantastic way to see the mountains of Crete”

Barry M, UK, 21 Jul 2015

Arrived for a weeks holiday in Crete with my family for a relaxing week, quickly noticed a sign outside the hotel for Cycling Creta and phoned Stellios and had a mornings Cycling organised (more…)

“Mountain biking”

kevzo25, UK, 14 Jul 2015

Well organised, good trail and fantastic scenery. Highly recommend it. Stellios was a great guide and it was fun.

“Great mountainbike tour”

Ojanppe, Finland, 13 Jul 2015

Very good guide, beautiful views and nice route. Different options for different levels. Creta is a great place for mountainbiking.

“excellent mountain cycling tour”

991darius, Lithuania, 9 Jul 2015

We spent half a day in Crete mountains on bicycles. Moderate 5 hours tour. Well prepared equipment, very frendly and professional organizers.

“Best way to see Creta”

KrypticKryptos, UK, 28 Jun 2015

Found Stelios' website when looking up things to do on Crete and wrote him an email. He responded to me within an hour on Sunday! Went on 2 great trips with nice small groups. If you want to see Creta, this is the way, he will take you to different parts of the Island, (more…)

“Two excellent days cycling”

Brian K, UK, 27 Jun 2015

Seen a flyer for mountain bike tours on lyttos beach, spoke to stelios (owner) everything he said he delivered with this tour with great passion. I went on two tours in two different small groups were stellios (more…)

“Amazing trip!”

natasha_stp, St.Petersburg, 23 Jun 2015

My son and I took a tour with Stelios in June 2015. That was a lot of fun for me and my kid. Stelios is very professional and loves what he is doing. The tour was very well-planned. (more…)

“Great Experience ! ”

Geminitrails, 21 Jun 2015

I had a wonderful experience cycling with Stelios in a small group. I was picked up and dropped off at my hotel. Which was appreciated. The ride for me was harder than I anticipated but (more…)

“Perfect cycling trip”

wdew2015, 16 Jun 2015

Bikes were perfect, delivered on time, with clear route descriptions. Environment was very exciting for mountainbiking!

“Mountain biking”

Ddangus, 16 Jun 2015

Stelios picked me up at my hotel. We went to his bike hire shop which has a good variety of quality bikes. I was given a really good BMC hardtail mountain bike.From there we drove into the mountains. (more…)

“Perfect MTB location”

rusmaier, Germany, 15 Jun 2015

Thanks for a great guided MTB-Tour and for the high quality bikes we got for our own tours with the perfect equipment. An ideal address for mountainbikers ...... absolute a recommendation!

“Great day in the mountains!”

tomath2015, Switzerland, 14 Jun 2015

I found cycling creta in the internet and gave it a try as I wanted some change to the days at the beach. Stelios picked me up at the hotel, which I valued as great customer service. I was amazed by the top equipment (more…)

“Amazing experience”

Evi C, Belgium, 9 Jun 2015

Thank you for the wonderfull moutainbike tour today! We both enjoyed the combination of sports, nature, fantastic views, and local dishes:-). (more…)

“amazing view and good orange juice:)”

tonightonii, Germany, 8 Jun 2015

We really enjoyed the trip with cyclingcreta. Stalios was a really good guide who told us a lot about the way of life on creta and also showed special places and things like plants (wild orange tree). (more…)


Dean C, UK, 8 Jun 2015

A great experience. Stalios is a great guide and the tours show Create at its best. Well worth every euro. Thank you.

“What a ride!”

317bart, Nederland, 9 May 2015

I really enjoyed the ride and the company of Stelios. Apart form an experienced cyclist he is a excellent guide. I contacted Cycling Creta the day before and was able to have a 'private' (more…)

“Coming back soon with a group of friends!”

Yami S, Israel, 5 May 2015

Came to a medical convention in crete knowing i would bike but not knowing where i would get a bike...strolling along the beach i saw stelios's ad and the rest is history. (more…)

“Still excellent”

Norbert f, Switzerland, 19 Apr 2015

I was for the 3th time in Lyttos Beach hotel since Cycling Creta has open there. I was the first customer to do with Stelios one of the new tours he has designed this winter. (more…)

“A wonderful outing”

cordelia t, Ireland, 9 Apr 2015

Our group of 9 (including children ages 8 to 13) really enjoyed the tour around the Lisithi Plateau, the mountain scenery was gorgeous and so interesting to see the sheep herders, mountain farming and old windmills up close. (more…)

“Great service, great bikes!”

NemLal, 7 Apr 2015

A very competent and expert owner, renting really good bikes and doing cycling tours. I would highly reccomend to anybody who appreciates mountain biking.

“Superb Mountain Biking with a Professional Guide !”

marc_pawson, UK, 4 Apr 2015

I was staying at Lyttos Beach Club with my family and was recommended Cycling Cretan by fellow holiday makers. What a great decision to book with Stelios! We set off at 0930 for the moderate 40km ride with 800m+ of climbing. (more…)

“A great day out on a bike!”

Scribe50, Australia, 12 Noe 2014

Stelios recently took me and another cycling buddy on mountain bikes around the Lasithi plateau. This was a great day out - it was more than a bike ride. Stelios provided us with insights into the local area, some history, discussions about the plants and (more…)

“Excellent bike ride for a beginner mountain biker”

SJT722, Uk, 26 Oct 2014

I had two days mountain biking with stelios on a beginners bike ride.. 1 28k and 1 23k mountain bike ride. Our first day was up in the mountains of crete. Beautiful land scape, we eat wild grapes, apples and saw the real life of the Crete people. (more…)

“So good, I went back for more”

Pcollins01, Ireland, 19 Sep 2014

I really enjoyed my experience with Cycling Creta. Stelios is not just an excellent guide, but is a great guy to go mountain biking with. I spend my time mountain biking at Ballyhoura in Ireland, so it was great to get cycling in the sunshine. I did 40km tour (more…)

“Great Day Out”

Esudfu, UK, 18 Sep 2014

I had a day cycling with Stelios while my girlfriend relaxed in the Spa at the hotel (I got a discount voucher with my cycling tour). We did one of the more challenging routes of around 40km, (more…)

“An overall wonderful experience”

AktivclubN, Ausria, 10 Sep 2014

We came to Crete as a group of senior ladies and wanted to hire bicycles from Stelios, which were in perfect condition. He offered to taken us on a couple of tours, which we discovered on our first to days alone is an absolute must! There are no signposted cycle-routes and (more…)

“An opportunity to see the real Crete with an excellent guide”

Richart A, UK, 15 Aug 2014

I had no intention of cycling in Crete, I am really glad I found the posters advertising cycling Crete. I followed the instructions and foundStelios and his business. The equipment and Bikes were all first class so I checked in for a 25 mile circular route, not knowing what to expect. I was amazed at Stelios knowledge of the landscape, the history, (more…)

“Ideal family experience but definitely going back for the adult version!”

Chris Lee, UK, 11 Aug 2014

Being an avid cyclist and not being able to bare being away from bikes (road and MTB) for to long I came across the best guide and cycling company in Cretewhen i went to speak to Cyling Creta about a ride for me and my seven year old son (more…)

“The best way to see Creta!”

Stuart Summers, Worcester, 11 Jul 2014

Myself and Erika would like to thank Stelios for his time! We had a great couple of days riding with some of the best viewsof the Coast,on the way there he told us all about the landscape and history of Creta. (more…)

“highly professional bike center”

Norbert F, Switzerland, 6 Jul 2014

Cycling Creta has very good bikes (new Cube Acid) which are in a very good conditions. They offer different tours from beginners to trained bikers which are very well designed and organised. Stelios, the owner of the center, is very committed and highly professional. He even reads the German magazine "Bike" using google translator!

“Great experience!”

Thorsten S, Germany, 4 Jul 2014

I did a mountainbike tour with Stelios Epitropakis the owner of Cycling Creta. He is a professional and very passionate and friendly guide and mountain biker. The equipment (bikes, helmets, etc.) was great and completely new. (more…)

Micha S

Germany, 1 Feb 2016

We rented 2 MTBs for 3 days in order to do biking tours from Heraklion. As a highlight we did 1 guided tour with Stelios the owner of Cycling Creta. As a summary: I would always go there again: The bikes were top quality and Stelios was an extremely friendly tour guide who showed is some very nice places in landscapes that felt authentic and away from the mainstream places. (more…)


UK, 6 Nov 2015

6 Nov 2015. Myself 44 and very unfit and six year old daughter booked to go on a tour. It was a remarkable experience and we thoroughly enjoyed it! Stelios is clearly passionate about cycling and the outdoors and can offer everything from gentle leisure rides mostly off road and flat to challenging extremes that would suit the more athletic builds and many other tours in between! (more…)