Event Overview

Running from Monday May 15th to Saturday May 20th 2017, the Tour of Crete will be concluded in 6 individual stages in consecutive days, covering a total distance of approximately 650 kilometres (400 miles) and total vertical gain of 14,000 metres (46,000 feet).

Starting and finishing point of the sportive is the city of Heraklion, the largest urban center in the grand island of Crete. Riders will visit numerous of Crete’s lively cities, charming towns and picturesque villages, ride along the coastline and climb and descent through the stunning Cretan mountains.