WHY in Crete ?
The perfect combination of a sport event with tourism in Greece.
Chania is the second largest city on the island of Crete and the capital city of the prefecture of Chania.
According to recent studies, Chania is considering to be the fourth oldest city in Europe as it is continuously inhabited throughout centuries.
The city of Chania is one of the most beautiful cities of Greece.
It constitutes a crossroad of civilizations and continents with a significant history, natural beauty, unique architecture and rich tradition.
Chania is a top holiday destination for tourists from all over the world.
Due to the town's long history and its interaction with many diverse civilizations in the past, as well as the cosmopolitan atmosphere that tourism creates, the cultural background of Chania is unique.
All kind of sports flourish in the city.
Football, volleyball, water polo , sailing and yachting are the most common ones and some of the local teams have managed to be protagonists in the primary league of the Greek national championships.
Especially football is a very popular sport for the Prefecture of Chania as the local football team of FC Platanias competes in the Greek Superleague, and two local clubs ( FC Kissamikos & FC Chania) participate in the Greek Football League .
Furthermore there are 54 football clubs in Chania and more than 15 private football academies !
Chania is the ideal destination combining sport activities , culture and holidays!