Damakas

The perfect introduction to Cretan nature and cuisine with an electric mountain bike. Breathtaking views, effortless uphills and safe downhills.



Fitness


Technique
Distance
35 km
Altitude
840meters ↑ / 840meters ↓
Start at
9:20am
Duration
5-5,5h (riding time 3h)

Highlights


  • The amazing panoramic views of Dikti mountains and plain of Pediada
  • The roman aqueduct
  • The picturesque villages
  • The effortless uphill
  • The fast and safe downhill sections
  • The artificial lake of Aposelemis river
  • The coffee stop at Avdou village square
  • The traditional healthy Cretan meal at Mochos plaza

Landscape

Mountain bike tour of medium altitude at the foothills of the Dikti mountains with frequent changes of the landscape and spectacular view. Dominant features are the olive and Skinos trees nad the Dikti massiv. The Impressive Roman aqueduct of Lyttos, the view from the hill of the ancient Minoan city Lyttos, the café stop and the traditional Cretan meal.

Road surface

All the uphills are performed on rural smooth dirt roads. The downhills are performed on asphalt roads. There are short cemented uphill sections of 50-100 meters with grade up to 20%.

Price

75€

/ Person

-10€

Included in the price


  • Electric mountain bike
  • helmet gloves
  • platform or shimano spd pedals

  • water bottle
  • local guide
  • coffee and traditional cretan meal
  • Included pick up and drop-off from Hotels at Hersonissos, Analipsi, Gouves.
  • Minimum age is 15 years
  • All passenger heights MUST be advised at time of booking
  • All passenger hotel MUST be advised at time of booking
  • Recommended for sportive people only
  • It is recommend that you wear sport clothes, sport shoes, sunglasses and sunscreen.
  • The tours distance is 35Km and total uphill is 840 meters.
  • Not recommended for participants with heart complaints, pregnant women or other serious medical conditions
  • Youth under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult

Have questions on group bookings? Do not hesitate to contact us!