The 20th annual Hidden Treasure Hunt takes place in Heraklion Sunday, April 9, 2023.
Region of Crete
An Exciting NSRF Initiative “Crete Future Van” Will Be Presented April 3rd
A five-day trip led via Crete Future Van by Paralympian Antonis Tsapatakis will be part of a presentation April 6th at Aquila Atlantis Hotel.
Region of Crete Promotes the UNESCO regions of Crete at ITB Berlin and Beyond
The UNESCO Regions of Crete (Samaria-Psiloritis-Asterousia-Siteia) operated an individual stand at the ITB Berlin tourism exhibition.
“SITIA’S SUP 2023” Coming Up 18 & 19 March
“SITIAS SUP 2023” is coming up 18 & 19 March at the Sitia Marina. The competition is organized by the Nautical Club of Sitia.
Crete Attains “4-star” EU Designation for Active and Healthy Ageing
Crete, the FORTH, and the University of Crete attain 4-star designation of the EU for health and wellness innovation.
Don’t Miss GR Wave Fest Faneromeni 2022
October 8th – 9th on the amazing beaches off Faneromeni near Sitia, GR Wave Fest Faneromeni 2022 promises thrilling windsurfing action
The Region of Crete Celebrates World Tourism Day With Key Events
This year, as in the past, the Region of Crete is actively participating in celebrations organized around World Tourism Day.
Crete Region Funds “Chrissi Island Management Plan”
Region of Crete, the Museum of Natural History, the University of Crete, and of the MAICH extend Chrissi Island eco-research.
Heraklion Presents “A Traditional Dance Studio” in Three Performances
Crete Region and the Association for the Dissemination of Greek Traditional Dances and Music will present “A Traditional Dance Studio.”
In Heraklion: Cities on Volcanoes 11 Summit Features World’s Top Experts
The Cities on Volcanoes 11 Conference is in Heraklion this week featuring some of the world’s foremost volcanologists.
Tour of Crete Cycling Challenge 2021 Runs October 17 – 22
October 17th through the 22nd, the Tour of Crete Cycling Challenge 2021 will navigate East Crete along sea and mountain routes.
The Heraklion Gastronomy Festival Opens Today at the Venetian Harbor
Friday September 24th – Monday the 27th, locals and visitors to Crete can enjoy the Heraklion Gastronomy Festival at the Venetian Harbor.
“Islands of the Winds” Exhibition Opens at Heraklion’s Venetian Fortress
The “Islands of the winds. The nautical culture of the Prehistoric Aegean” exhibition opens at Koules Fortress on the harbor of Heraklion.
Crete Region Gives “Green Light” for Dive Park Ierapetra
A committee on the environment from the Region of Crete has just unanimously approved a project for the creation of Dive Park Ierapetra.
Crete’s Governor Invites World Professionals to Work from Paradise
Crete invites the world’s digital nomads to move to the island to work and live in paradise.