Municipality of Heraklion has free bicycles for the citizens by
borrowing from specific delivery and delivery points that have been
created throughout the city. They are
city-specific bikes with modern specifications that meet the European
Standard EN14764 (Safety Requirements and Trekking and City Test Methods
for Use on Public Roads) with the ability to be used by men and women
and also equipped with a basket, lighting and security lock. The availability of
bicycles for free use by citizensworks for the public in the following places:
JESUS GATE, daily
KARAVOLAS, daily (in the summer months) from 12.30 to 20.30.
The Pancretan Stadium is located in Heraklion on the west side of the city, in a growing area near major roads and accesses from all sides of the city, has a capacity of 26,240 spectators, is among the most modern stages in the country. As a multi-purpose sports center with experienced staff and modern facilities, has the ability to host any sporting-cultural and artistic event providing high quality services.
Heraklion Sports Arena
The Heraklion Sports Arena is located in two Aorakia in the area of Nea Alikarnassos, a stone's throw from the airport and the port of Heraklion. Its capacity is 5,222, it is the only indoor sports facility in Crete that can host major international sporting events (European and World) in sports: Basketball, Volleyball, Handball, Instrumental Gymnastics and Trampolines, Aerobatic Gymnastics, Boxing , Wrestling, Fencing, Vadimont, Table Tennis, Judo - Contact Sports, Weightlifting, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Sports Games
The Municipal Sports and Cultural Center
Municipal Sports and Cultural Center of Heraklion (DAPKI) is a
state-of-the-art space for physical activity for people of all ages. It is located in the Patelles area and has a total area of 1,800 m².
The center is a popular attraction for many citizens every day.
Includes, full range of aerobic exercise and muscle strengthening machines, group program room, practice room, locker room, sanitary facilities, refreshment room, comfortable parking, seminar room sports hall and gymnasium, medical office, changing room, sanitary facilities, canteen, air conditioning - with special needs.