Kournas Lake

Kournas full-day family cycling tour in Crete. See turtles & a mysterious lake! Explore with us the beautiful Kournas freshwater lake in Crete.

Full-day cycling tour, incl. swimming in the sweet water lake.

Distance: 38 km / incl. 31 km downhill.

We suggest bringing:

- Comfortable clothes & shoes.
- Swimsuit.
- Money for a coffee break & lunch.
- During spring/autumn: warm pullover/jacket, long trousers.


Time Activity
09.00 Hrs. Departure from the cycling center.
09.15 Hrs. Short coffee break in Miriokefala.
09.30 Hrs. Start of the cycling tour.
10.30 Hrs. Visit a local museum before entering Lappa.
11.00 Hrs. Sightseeing of Roman and Byzantine ruins in ancient Lappa.
11.30 Hrs. Visiting an organic avocado farmer.
12.00 Hrs. We stop at the waterfalls of Argiroupolis.
13.45 Hrs. 1-hour water sports break at the lake of Kournas.
15.00 Hrs. Lunch in a typical Greek taverna, local specialities are served.
16.15 Hrs. End of the cycling tour.
16.45 Hrs. The guests will be back in their accommodation.

Times are for your information only. Changes of 20 minutes are possible.


Kid’s bicycle seats, 20-inch children’s and 24-inch children’s bikes are available.


The participants can explore the lake of Kournas by kayak or pedalo.