Thing to see and do

Special interest outings – including skiing

Lena can organise or recommend dozens of special interest outings, tours, or do-it-yourself days out, especially for you.

Just let her know what you want to do, and she is sure to know the best way to arrange it.

From car or bike hire to helicopter trips, walking tours to a boat trip to Spinalonga, diving to paragliding, the best places to eat to the best night clubs – Lena knows it all, and if she doesn’t, she knows someone who will!

This kind of knowledge and experience – all given happily and freely by the ever-cheerful Lena – is what makes a stay at Pension Lena such a special event. You’ll never be bored when you stay at Pension Lena.

Choose from these special interest suggestions, and many more

May 19, 2017
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Cycling in Chania

Cycling in the prefecture of Chania is a favorite habit of the residents and visitors. The Mediterranean-sunny climate of the city of Chania allows everyone to […]
May 19, 2017
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Tango in Chania

Chania is not only a beautiful place for your holidays, but there are many other activities available for both pleasure and learning. Are you interested in […]
April 17, 2015
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The wild flowers and trees of Crete

In April and May Crete is covered by wild flowers: poppies, daisies, camomile, iris (Iris cretica), gladiola (Gladiolus italicus), tulips (Tulipa orphanidea), hyacinth (Muscari commosum) and […]
April 16, 2015
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Synagogue of Chania, the monasteries and churches

Some monasteries and churches of Crete Arkadi Monastery The 16th century Monastery of Moni Arkadiou (south-east of Rethymno) is a great symbol of Crete. During the […]
April 16, 2015
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Diving, boating, sailing, the best beaches

There are literally dozens of diving and boating opportunities in and around Chania – from full PADI scuba diving training to an hour here and there […]
April 16, 2015
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Outings across Crete and to the mainland

Limnoupolis Water Park Limnoupolis Water Park is the ideal place to go with the family on days when the weather is simply too hot and you’re […]
April 16, 2015
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Venetian and Turkish Chania

Despite being heavily bombed during World War II Chania’s Old Town is considered the most beautiful urban district on Crete, especially the somewhat crumbling Venetian harbour. […]
April 16, 2015
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Historical sites on Crete

These are just a very few sites from the multitude of historical sites and museums on Crete. Ask Lena to recommend trips to visit those that […]
April 16, 2015
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Hiking and mountaineering – a few ideas

Samaria Gorge Flora and Fauna are at their best inside the National Park of Samaria gorge. There are unique species of animals and plants and they […]
April 15, 2015
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Skiing in Crete