Cycling Training
at the most versatile mediterranean island.

Need some training at a big Mediterranean island with great mountains, easily accessible cycling area, low traffic, qualitative roads and perfect climate. Then you should really consider Crete. CyclingCreta and 5star 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 and quiet 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!

* Self service
** Passenger and luggage transfer from and to airport. Bike transport 25€ extra per bike
*** If a serious damage happens to your bike during your ride we offer you road assistance back to hotel.
**** Support Training car (fee applies).
***** Our stuff will help you to assemble and dissasemble your bike at our portable work stations

Lyttos Beach the Cretan leading cycling & sports hotel


Hotel extra sports facilities:

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

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Included in price

•7 nights in Lyttos Beach 5star Hotel, sharing a room garden view
•Airport transfer from & to Heraklion airport (cyclist and luggage)
•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 tours to download for your training
•Bike case storage
•Care of cyclingcreta team

•Workshop service (easy repairs and maintenance)
•Daily use of the bike washing station + cleaning agents (self service)
•Help to assemble and disassemble of your bike
•Emergency bike assistant

Not Included:

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

Please Note the Following

• Price above is for 7 nights per person full board in Lyttos Beach Hotel based on sharing a room.
• Price above is for individual training
• Price above is valid from 10 Nov ember until 22 December 2019 and 3 February until 23 March 2020. 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.

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