6 days in Corsica Itinerary

6 days in Corsica Itinerary

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Fly
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Porto-Vecchio
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bastia
— 1 night
Drive
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Calvi
— 2 nights
Fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City, Ferry to Toronto

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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. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): get interesting insight from Tours, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Palombaggia, then kick back and relax at Plage de Santa Giulia, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise de Saint Jean Baptiste. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Escalier du Roi d'Aragon (King Aragon Steps), don't miss a visit to Bonifacio Citadel, and then kick back and relax at Plage de Tamaricciu.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Porto-Vecchio trip maker.

Toronto, Canada to Porto-Vecchio is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Porto-Vecchio. While traveling from Toronto, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Porto-Vecchio, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bastia.

Things to do in Porto-Vecchio

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oratoire de la Confrerie de Sainte Croix, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, make a trip to Eglise Saint Jean Baptiste, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Sainte-Marie de Bastia, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Le Sanctuaire de Lavasina, Notre Dame des Graces, and finally make a trip to Torre d'Erbalunga.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Bastia trip builder app.

You can drive from Porto-Vecchio to Bastia in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can drive to Calvi.

Things to do in Bastia

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Calvi

— 2 nights
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. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Galeria Marina, make a trip to Les Calanche Cliffs, then look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Reserve of Scandola, and finally get outside with Vallée du Fango. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then contemplate the long history of Citadelle de Calvi.

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Drive from Bastia to Calvi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Calvi are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Calvi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

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.