Walking routes

Discover the truest colors of nature and get transferred in particularly beautiful places, improving your health and your physical condition with hiking excursions.

Get to know the area and walk in the paths which run from edge to edge. Some cobblestones, other in rough and rocky ground and others that pass through forest roads, green fields and beautiful waterfalls and streams.

In these exciting routes will meet traditional mountain villages, abandoned villages, country churches and Metochia (small farm buildings) that will reveal you the unique local architecture, rich history and unique natural beauty of Ierapetra.

The province of Ierapetra is an ideal area for pleasant hiking excursions. It can offer even to an inexperienced hiker unprecedented thrills, without special preparation or specialized equipment.

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Fast, flexible and environmentally friendly, bicycling keeps you amused, train your body, gives you a sense of freedom and is particularly beneficial for health.

If you are bicycle and nature fans, you can choose interesting routes knowing and discovering the beauties of the old town of Ierapetra or near Ierapetra, to breathe the sea iodine, the fresh country air, to cool off in springs and waterfalls with crystal clear water, to admire the view from above and to work out with the best way.

Bikes can be rented in the city shops with bicycle kinds.

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Play and have fun under the sun, with the sea and the waves of Libyan Sea, swimming in beautiful beaches and making sea bike, banana, windsurfing, water skiing, Jet Ski, and other water sports.

Water sport centers, can be found on the east beach of Ierapetra "WAIKIKI" water sport center and the "ADRENALINE water sports.

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An unforgettable experience for the visitor. Dive into the turquoise waters of the Libyan Sea and discover a magical world of incomparable beauty.

The diving programs are made by highly experienced divers throughout the year in the diving center "Ierapetra Diving Centre" which is located in Peristera, Ierapetra, 1km east of the city.

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Visitors can visit the market and the commercial shops of Ierapetra, shopping for him, his family and his friends. The market is open from Monday to Saturday, from 9.00-14.00 and in the afternoon from 18.00-21.00.

Besides from brand clothes, shoes, cosmetics, visitors can shop traditional desserts (kalitsounia, xerotigana patouda), pastries (dako and eftazymo), meat (vinegar sausages and apaki), herbs, beverages, olive oil, honey, raki, wine and souvenirs.

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