Small beaches, lake-therapy and ymmm food!!!
If you want to visit Crete expecially and get detoxed from all the noisy cars and stuff, just head towards a region in Crete called "Agios Nikolaos", a marvellous little old port-city. It's about 1 hour away from Heraklion airport by bus. In Agios Nikolaos you'll fully enjoy all the great things you mentioned and moreover you'll taste amazing food and cocktails at really low prices!The accommodation is also quite cheap!Try and book at "Sunbeam" hotel or at "Sgouros".The lake and the small picturesque beaches are all around Agios Nikolaos.Sinply pick one according to your mood!:-)Enjoy!