There are a host of sport and outdoor activities waiting to be discovered at Nana Princess & Nana Golden Beach and the surrounding area for those guests who like to stay active and have fun. Expert coaches are on hand to help with your tennis technique while a game of beach volley is the perfect way to enjoy the sun and sand. Apart from the diverse range of amenities available onsite, a first-class 18 hole golf course set in magnificent scenery is about ten minutes away from the resort. For water lovers, scuba diving lessons are a wonderful way to explore the underwater paradise of the Cretan Sea and tailor-made walks and cycling tours for all levels can also be arranged. Whatever your sporting preferences, you will find all of the facilities that you require at Nana Princess.

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Nana Princess Suites, Villas & Spa, as a Preferred Partner, offers a special discount on Green Fees for all our Guests, who wish to visit the Crete Golf Club. In order to get that discount, please the Front Desk or the Guest Relations Department.

The Crete Golf Club was originally designed in 2003 by the golf course architect Bob Hunt and holds a prime, strategic location. Each hole has been constructed separately and in harmony with the surrounding landscape, which provides panoramic views of both the mountains of Crete and the Aegean Sea.

Crete Golf Club Facilities & Services:

  • Golf Academy
  • Clubhouse
  • Buggies
  • 300m Driving Range with practice facilities
  • Bar & Restaurant
  • Golf Shop with the latest in fashion


Cyclingcreta offers a wide range of bike tours to remote areas of Crete.  Suitable for cyclists of different levels. The pace of the tours is slow to moderate depending on cyclists’ ability. The tours are focused on exploring Crete and having fun. Enjoy regular stops to admire the view, rest, take photos, talk, have lunch / dinner or swim (when possible).


Come with us for a beautiful yachting day!
Snorkel, swim or relax under the sun on the remote island of Dia.
Charter a motor or sailing yacht and let the skilled crew show you the beauties of the Cretan Sea.
Extended yachting experiences for more than one day can be arranged to the Cycladic islands including Santorini.
Either way this trip will be a long-lasting memory for you!

Basic Day Cruise to Dia island
Departing from Heraklion harbour to Dia Island at 10.00 return at 17.00

  • Luxurious motor or sailing vessel, captain and cabin crew included
  • Fuel – water
  • Coffee, beverages, light lunch, white wine, raki
  • Snorkeling equipment


SCUBAKRETA diving center is the most professionally run diving center in the Heraklion - Hersonissos area. Officially licensed from the Greek state, they cooperate with the world's biggest diving organization PADI.


  • One Regent Hellas 9.9 Diving boat for 15 divers
  • One RIB inflatable boat Dolphin 7.8 with Suzuki 300 PS

Diving Equipment:

  • 60 complete sets from CRESSI & AQUALUNG.
  • Two L&W 450 l/m compressors supplies the divers
    with first quality pure air.


There are many outdoor activities available for guests who like to be active, both in the grounds of Nana Princess, Nana Golden Beach and off-site:

  • Golfing at the Crete Golf Club
  • Tennis lessons with expert coaches
  • Mini-football
  • Beach volley
  • Scuba diving with Scubakreta Diving Centre
  • Horse riding
  • Sailing Adventures
  • Mountain biking/Bicycle rentals
  • Sightseeing excursions with professional guides
  • Walking/Hiking tours
  • Individual, tailor-made tours