Offer your children a rewarding experience for their body and soul. We promise it will take their minds away from console games for a while! In Deres Horse Riding centre, you can book riding lessons or small excursions, provided that you have the necessary experience, for the entire family! Also, young “Robin Hood’s” can test their skills in archery.
One of the most modern aquariums in Europe is located in Heraklion and it’s worth the trip if you visit Knossos or are flying back from Heraklion airport. Both young Cousteau’s and their parents will have the chance to explore the Mediterranean marine life and are encouraged for hands-on interactions – watch for the impressive shark tanks!
The Limnoupolis Water Park provides fun and excitement for the whole family as they splash around in 11 different slides and pools. After hours and hours of fun you will know exactly what “Crazy River” and “Black Hole” mean!
On the feet of the White Mountains, the Botanical Park hosts hundreds of fruit trees, aromatic herbs and healing plants, but the center of attention for children is the pond at the far end of the park with aquatic animals.
Closer to our villas is the impressive Lake Kournas, where the little ones will definitely enjoy a pedalo ride and get a chance to feed the ducks in a marvelous natural backdrop.
Within the city walls, the Public Gardens in Chania is a cool escape on a hot day due to its dense vegetation and dewy shade. The kids can enjoy a range of activities – animal watching, duck feeding, playground – while you sip a cool lemonade in the historic café.