Why you should rent a motorbike/ATV quad in Stalida, Crete?
Stalida (Stalis) is an ideal start point location to hire a motorbike or ATV quad to explore the island of Crete. Stalida is 25 kms east of Heraklion airport. In between the towns of Agios Nicolaos and Heraklion. It is readily accessible from the National highway, which is the major artery of the road network of Crete.
From Stalida, it is easy to navigate to all major attractions via the highway. However, if you prefer, you can also avoid traffic and crowds. There are many minor roads, and networks of country lanes that twist and wind around the Dikti mountains and thread and weave their way along the coast. Even during the busiest of summers very quickly, you can escape the crowds and enjoy the freedom of open roads. Discover panoramic views, stunning coastline and quintessential tradition Cretan villages all an afternoon’s ride from the resort.
What can you rent in Stalida?
There are a plethora of vehicles that you can rent in Stalida with the common thread being fun. Here are some examples of what’s on offer.
Motorbike rental in Stalida?.
Crete is one of Europe’s leading motorcycle destinations. For years, riders either in groups or alone, with a guide or self-guided, have taken advantage of the mild weather, and enjoyed the quiet back roads and breath-taking scenery. Crete remains a top motorcycling destination, ideal for exploring with a motorcycle. To rent a motorcycle, you’ll need an A or A2 license (depending on engine size) and experience. With a wide range of dual sports motorcycles, perfectly suited to the island terrain, you can explore the island and escape the crowds.
ATV/Quad rental in Stalida.
Renting an ATV/quad is incredibly popular. They have four wheels, so you can ride with a regular car license, giving the rider all the freedom of a motorcycle without requiring a specialist licence. Over the years, the ATV quad models have become larger and more powerful. As a result, they are very comfortable for two people, more stable on the roads and now have advanced features. They have no problem climbing up even the steepest mountain roads. With automatic transmission, they are easy and fun to ride. They are road legal and can be driven on all roads, however we recommend these vehicles for exploring the country and mountainside. Trips along the coast and down country lanes are most suitable for this vehicle type. Clients returning from trips with an ATV enjoy the freedom and the difference between the busy resort and the quaint villages on the island. Customers mainly delight at the fact that they have gotten to see the ‘real Crete.Check out our Latest Quad Models
Scooter rental in Stalis
Renting a scooter in Stalida has been a popular choice for many years. Scooter engine sizes start from 125cc and go up to 300cc. Minimum An A1 or A2 drivers licences is required to hire a scooter (depending on its engine size) as it is necessary to have training and experience. Scooters are a practical and comfortable way to move around and explore in the heat. They have lots of storage for helmets and bags, usually under the seat and in top boxes. They also have a long comfortable seat for two. Low seat height means that they are easy to get on and off. They are also easy to park and with automatic transmission straight forward to ride. You can ride them on all roads of Crete.
Buggy Rental in Stalida
Buggy rental is relatively new, however incredibly popular. Suitable for two people, buggies have all the fun and adrenaline rush of a motorbike or ATV quad, with the advantage of a steering wheel and that the driver and passenger are sitting side by side and therefore can share their experience more. To hire a buggy, you’ll need a car driving licence. To operate a buggy, it is the same principle as a car with a five speed gear shift. and clutch. Buggies are marvellous at placing you right in the environment where you can feel the sun and wind on your skin, all within the safety of a roll cage and a safety harness. The engines are loud and the ride is exhilarating. Again, we recommend this vehicle for exploring the open country roads where the scenery is epic and you can taste the freedom without the hassle of heavy traffic.
What you’ll need if you would like to rent in Stalida?
To rent a motorcycle, you’ll need either an A2, or an A (unrestricted motorcycle) licence held for a minimum of 1 year. Helmets, we can provide you. However, if you plan to ride on your holiday, it is wise to bring your own gear with you.
To rent an ATV/quad, you’ll need to have held a full car driver’s license for at least one year. A wide range of helmets compliant with E.U. safety standards are included in our rental rates and is obligatory for ATV quad users. There is a minimum age restriction of 19 years old and, on some larger models, 21 years old.
To rent a scooter, you’ll need an A1 or A2 driver’s licence minimum of 12 months depending on the model you choose. Helmets are obligatory and we will provide them with your rental. There is a minimum age restriction of 19 years old.
To rent a buggyin Stalis you’ll need a regular car licence held for a minimum of 1 year. There is a minimum age restriction of 21 years old.
Would you like to try one of these vehicle types? Here’s where you can find us.
Eurodriver Rentals is on the beach road in the resort of Stalida. We are in between the hotels Cactus Beach and I Resort. Our address is
Agios Ioannis 21
You can whats app us at: 0030 6937459267
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What ever vehicle that you choose, we will help you plan routes and tours and share tips and insider secrets so you will have the best experience on Crete