Crete has many cycling opportunities for summer and winter holidays. Crete does not have official bike paths, but there are many nice tracks through the rugged landscape. Generally you can pretty well cycle all the way through in Crete.The tracks (off-road) consist of sand, stones, gravel, (sometimes) mud, concrete up slopes and down slopes. You can cycle for hours without encountering other traffic. All of Crete is mountainous, and you’ll be going up and down hills wherever you are, and that’s what you need to be prepared for. Here are a couple of links that may be of interest:
And this one transports bikes up the hills and you ride them down.