There is a world of sport and outdoor activities waiting to be discovered at Nana Princess and the surrounding area for those guests who like to stay active and have fun. Expert professional 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 only five 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.


The Crete Golf Club is located approximately 15km east of the “Nikos Kazantzakis” International Airport of Heraklion (driving time 10 minutes) and 7km south of the famous summer holiday destination of Hersonissos (driving time approximately 5 minutes). Information - Reservations by the Guest Relations Officers.


Cyclingcreta offers a wide range of bike tours at remote areas of Crete in many different levels . The pace of the tours is slow to moderate depending on the level. The higher the level the faster the pace. The tours are focused on exploring Crete and have fun. We do stops to admire the view, rest, take photos, talk, have lunch -dinner or swim (when possible). Information - Reservations by the Guest Relations Officers


Come with us for a beautiful yachting day!
You may snorkel, swim or relax under the sun on the remote island of Dia.
Charter one of our motor or sailing yachts and let the skilled crew show you the beauties of the Cretan sea. If you are willing to extend your yachting experience to more than one day we propose a more exciting trip, cruising to the Cycladitic islands like Santorini. Either way we'll make this trip a long-lasting memory for you!
Informations - Reservations by the Guest Relations Officers.

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

  • 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 at Heraklion, Hersonissos area. Officially licensed from the state, cooperates 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.


here are many outdoor activities available for guests who like to be active, both in the grounds of Nana Princess 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