There are a host of sport and outdoor activities waiting to be discovered at Nana Princess & Nana 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.


Crete Golf Club is the first 18-hole golf course on the island of Crete, 10km away. The recently re-designed course itself is best described as hillside lay-out. All around the course the golfer can enjoy stunning views, both of the mountains and the coastline some ten minutes’ drive away. It is a stunning backdrop to what will be a memorable day.

Nana Princess Suites, Villas & Spa, as a Preferred Partner, offers a Free Green Fee for all our Guests, who wish to visit the Crete Golf Club.


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 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