Along with the Cretan hospitality and the wonderful environment of Maleme and the wider Chania area, you can also enjoy many activities and sports.

Such as:

At Maleme there are several opportunities for safe learning of some sports like: scuba diving, sea ski, banana, sea parachute, wind surfing, sailing etc. You can also visit the nearby “Limnoupoli” water park.

At Maleme you can ride safely as a part of an equestrian group.

Chania air club has rich activities. This moment has 4 planes, operator school and with a perspective of using Malemes’ airport, gliders, parachutes, planes, and hyper light planes will be your new options of sports.
Chania prefecture offers lots of activities for those who want to explore these pure and untouched surroundings.

You can spend great times at the great and rare beauty Samarias canyon. This is the biggest canyon in Europe. Its size exceeds 18 km length and 300 meters wide. There it rests the one kind in the world Cretan Aigagros and several other endemic species.

Another appreciable canyon with rich flora and fauna is Ag.Eirinis. It is extended from Agia Eirini to Selinou of Chania and to Sougia (Libyan ocean).

Speleologists have registered 1503 caves before 1999 only in Chania prefecture!
Near Melidoni village at Atzines Leukon Oreon locality, Apokoronou province , was discovered the deepest cave in Europe in 1900 , and explored later in 1998, named Gourgouthakas with depth 1208!

Some other interesting caves are:

  • Samonas on mountainous Apokorona with stalactites and stalagmites.
  • Arkoudospilios and the cave of Agios Ioannis near Gouvernetou Abbey on Akrotiri.
  • The Kouroupidou cave on Kokkino Horio Apokoronou.
  • Drakolakkoi locality Anopolis-Aradainas Sfakion.
  • Spilios Tzani on Omalo

At Maleme and Chania prefecture there are thousands of activities to do and magnificent things to see so do not waste any more time and come!

Here there is a list with groups and associations for different kind of activities.

Trekking Plan

Agia Marina, 73100 Chania
Tel.: 2821060861, 2821060785
Fax: 2821060785
Activities: Outdoor Activities, cycling tours, mountain bike tours, road racing cycling, mountaineering, Ecotourism Activities

Hellas Bike Greece

Agia Marina Chania
Tel.: 2821060858
Activities: cycling tours, cycling, bike and hike tours

Shooting Group Vardas

National Shooting place of Chania
Tel.: 2821069210, 2821064489
Activities: Shooting

Chania Paradise Diving Center

Tel.: 2821097730, 2821088571
Fax: 2821097730
Activities: diving

Shooting Club

Group of practical shoooting
Tel.: 2820130160
Activities: Shooting

Georgioupolis Riding Center, Zoraidas Horse Riding

Georgoupoli Creta
Tel.: 2825061745-6
Fax: 2825061746
Activities: riding

Sailing group of Chania

Tel.: 2821041174
Activities: sailing

Cretan Diving Center

Tel.: 2821093616, 2821097437
Fax: 2821093355
Activities: diving

Mountaineering Club of Hania

Tel.: 2821044359, 2821044647
Activities: mountaineering

Blue Adventures Diving

Daskalogianni 69, 73100 Chania
Tel.: 2821040608, 2821040403
Fax: 2821027352
Activities: diving

Sports center Riding Pegaseus

Tel.: 2821076046
Fax: 2821071356
Activities: riding

Sports center Riding Akrotiri

Tersanas, Akrotiri
Tel.: 2821039366
Mob: 693537298
Activities: riding

Sports center Riding Nteres

Tel.: 2824031339
Fax: 2824031900
Activities: riding

Alpin Travel

Mponiali 11-19 , Ktirio Γ, 2ος όροφος, Shop center Hermis, 73134 Chania
Tel.: 2821053309, 2821050939
Fax: 2821053309
Activities: mountaineering, climping, trekking, Ε4,paragliding , 4×4, snowboard

Liquid Bungy Jumping

Village Aradaina
Tel.: (+30) 6937615191, (+30) 2109704435
Activities: bungee jumping