Cycling Training
at the most versatile mediterranean island.

Need some training at a big Mediterranean island with great mountains, qualitative low traffic roads and perfect climate. Then you should really consider Crete. CyclingCreta and 4star Hotel Lyttos beach offer an unforgettable training experience at a magnificent area at the center of Crete next to the sea.

The best time to book your cycling holiday is late winter, spring and autumn. There are dozens of different route options to fulfill every training need, from competitive riders and triathletes to club riders and beginners.

Increase your skills, endurance and power, we offer you all the services that you need.


In the middle of the north shore of Crete, just 20 minutes from Heraklion international airport, next to Dikti mountains and Pediada plain you will enjoy lots of great climbs, long hilly routes or relaxed regenaration rides at central, south, east or west Crete.


Lyttos Beach Hotel is Cretas leading sports center equipped with dozens of facilities.This is the place that professional or hobby cyclists, triathletes, swimmers and sportsmen in general can reach their goals in a high performance and friendly atmosphere.


With 300 sunny days per year Crete is the sunniest Greek island. For its southern location it is less exposed to cold spells than other Mediterranean islands and the mild temperatures of winter months makes it the perfect destination for cycling training.

Road network

Hundreds kilometers of quality roads ideal for road and mountain bikers starting directly from the hotel. Great climbs up to 1800 meters, serpentine roads down to the sea and small hills for relaxed cycling will fulfill every desire.

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All the support that you need for your cycling training in Crete!

* If your bike needs repair we provide you for free a replacement bike until we fix yours.
** If a serious damage happens to your bike during your ride we offer you road assistance back to hotel.
*** During your cycling training holidays we organize once a week a very long tour with support car.

Lyttos Beach the Cretan leading cycling & sports hotel


Hotel extra sports facilities:

28 Tennis courts, Running, Basketball, Table tennis, Beach volley, Mini golf, Archery...


Basic package: From 489 euros per person

Ultra package: From 579 euros per person

Included in Basic package

•7 nights in Lyttos Beach 4star Hotel, sharing a family room garden view
•Airport transfer from & to Heraklion airport (cyclist + bike case)
•Drinks during the meals
•Free access to fully equipped gym, saunas and pools
•Shop with energy drinks/bars for sale
•Daily free drinking water to take for your training
•Self service laundry
•Free wifi
•Luggage deposit, day-of-departure shower and changing facilities

•Secure bike storage
•Use of our basic tool repair and maintenance box
•Use of floor pump and air compressor
•Loads of gps data training courses to download
•Bike case storage
•Daily use of the bike washing station + (self service cleaning agents not included)
•Care of cyclingcreta team

Included in Ultra package

•Workshop service (easy repairs and maintenance)
•Daily use of the bike washing station + cleaning agents (self service)
•Final cleaning of the bike
•Assembly of the bike when arriving at the hotel. Disassembly of the bike when flight back home
•Replacement bike in case your bike needs repair
•Emergency bike assistant
•Support Training car

Not Included:

•Flights to and from Hearaklion, Crete
•Drinks (except meals)
•Bike hire if you are not bringing your own bike
•Personal expenses
•Single supplement
•Travel/Holiday insurance
•Any local charges for hotel services, such as laundry, telephone calls etc
•Sports massage available (fee applies)


•GPS garmin 1000 rental
•Sports massage available (fee applies)
•Bike rental

Please Note the Following

• Price above is for 7 nights per person full board in Lyttos Beach Hotel based on sharing a family room garden view.
• Price above is valid from 24 October until 18 November 2018, 5 April until16 May 2019 and 19 October until 31 November 2019. For other months bookings - please contact to discuss options.
• Less persons sharing the same room or single occupancy is available - please contact to discuss options.
• Non athletes accompanying an athlete will receive a reduction - please contact to discuss options.
• To secure your place a deposit of €250 per person is required.

Please note flights are not included in the price.

For more details and to discuss options contact us at

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