There are numerous attractive hiking and cycling routes around the Villa. The European path E4 crosses the village passing through behind the building. The villa provides 4 mountain bicycles and light hiking equipment (batons) for free. Also visitors can easily explore the archaeological site of ancient Eleftherna (which is a stones throw away), Arkadi (7km), Margarites (6km) the cave of Melidoni (22km), Zoniana (32km) and Anogia (37km).
The owner of the villa, George Vasilakis, is an experienced member of the Climbing Club of Rethymno and he will gladly help with any relevant information on beautiful scenic routes and paths for walking, bike riding or driving. If you are lucky enough, your stay may coincide with one of the guided trips the Climbing Club organizes around the island (you can participate after arrangement). For adventure-seekers, you will be given the necessary information on the extreme activities available on the island.