10 days in Corsica Itinerary

10 days in Corsica Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Corsica vacation planner

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Porto-Vecchio
— 2 nights
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Bonifacio
— 2 nights
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Propriano
— 2 nights
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Ajaccio
— 2 nights
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Calvi
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Bastia
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Porto-Vecchio

— 2 nights
Porto-Vecchio is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. Family-friendly places like Plage de Palombaggia and Plage de Santa Giulia will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Porto-Vecchio: Gorges of the Solenzara River (in Sari-Solenzara) and Sainte Lucie De Porto Vecchio (A Tyroliana & Piscines Naturelles de Cavu). The adventure continues: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de la Tour Genoise Fautea, kick back and relax at Plage de Tamaricciu, and take a memorable tour with Sensations Airlines.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Porto-Vecchio online trip itinerary maker.

Linguizzetta to Porto-Vecchio is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can drive to Bonifacio.

Things to do in Porto-Vecchio

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Bonifacio

— 2 nights
At the southernmost tip of the island of Corsica, Bonifacio is a city with chalk-white limestone outcrops sculpted into unusual shapes by the ocean.
On the 13th (Thu), step off the mainland to explore Iles Lavezzi, kick back and relax at Plage du Petit Sperone, and then contemplate the long history of Bonifacio Citadel. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Rondinara, stroll the grounds of Cimetiere Marin de Bonifacio, then make a trip to Escalier du Roi d'Aragon (King Aragon Steps), then explore the fascinating underground world of Grottes de Bonifacio, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bonifacio trip maker website.

You can drive from Porto-Vecchio to Bonifacio in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Porto-Vecchio in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Bonifacio, with lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Propriano.

Things to do in Bonifacio

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Propriano

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): indulge in some personalized pampering at Bains De Caldane, take a memorable tour with ABC Roberto Canyon, and then stroll through Alta Rocc'Anes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Filitosa, then stroll through Plage Cupabia, then see Pro Fun Quad, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

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You can drive from Bonifacio to Propriano in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Bonifacio in August: highs in Propriano hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Ajaccio.

Things to do in Propriano

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Spas

Side Trips

Ajaccio

— 2 nights
With a dreamy location on the west coast of the French Mediterranean island of Corsica, Ajaccio is a mecca of seaside summer tourism.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): stroll through Plage de Capo di Feno, head outdoors with Canyoning Corse, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Ajaccio trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Propriano to Ajaccio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Calvi.

Things to do in Ajaccio

Outdoors · Beaches · Tours · Parks

Calvi

Calvi is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.It is the seat of the Canton of Calvi, which contains Calvi and one other commune, Lumio. Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Sainte Marie Majeure, don't miss a visit to Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Calvi tour builder app.

Drive from Ajaccio to Calvi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a train. August in Calvi sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bastia.

Things to do in Calvi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Bastia

— 1 night
Bastia is a French commune in the Haute-Corse department of France located in the north-east of the island of Corsica at the base of Cap Corse. On the 19th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Le vieux port, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint Jean Baptiste.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Bastia online route maker.

Traveling by car from Calvi to Bastia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Bastia are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Bastia

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Corsica travel guide

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Beaches · Landmarks · Historic Sites
The island paradise of Corsica in the Mediterranean Sea is a mosaic of diverse landscapes from comfortable sandy beaches and steep, narrow paved streets to inhospitable mountains rising up from the pasture. Ideal for a beach vacation, Corsica offers adventures on and off the sand, including scuba diving, sailing, and hiking. Enjoy a rugged mountain adventure by sightseeing along the famous Grande Randonnée (GR) 20 path. For an intense view of the island and the jagged coastline from the water, rent a boat to travel around the island or charter a cruise.