7 days in Corsica Itinerary

7 days in Corsica Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Corsica trip maker

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Make it your trip
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Calvi
— 2 nights
Drive
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Piana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bonifacio
— 2 nights
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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. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Plage de Bodri and Arinella and Algaio Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Aregno Beach and Speed Boats Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Calvi: Phare de la Pietra (in Ile Rousse) and Plage de Ghjunchitu (in Corbara). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Punta Spano, don't miss a visit to Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra, and delve into the distant past at Village abandonné d'Occi.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Calvi sightseeing planner.

Rome, Italy to Calvi is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Piana.

Things to do in Calvi

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Piana

— 2 nights
On the 27th (Tue), explore the ancient world of Torra d'Omigna, then enjoy the sand and surf at Camping d'Arone, then head outdoors with Capo Rosso, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques de Piana. On the 28th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: cruise along D81, then look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Reserve of Scandola, then make a trip to Les Calanche Cliffs, and finally head outdoors with Plage de Ficajola.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Piana trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Calvi to Piana in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bonifacio.

Things to do in Piana

Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive · Beaches

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): stroll the grounds of Cimetiere Marin de Bonifacio, add some fun to your beach time Bonif'Kayak, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage du Petit Sperone, then get outside with Le Club de Voile de Bonifacio, and finally get outside with Plage du Grand Sperone. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at La Tonnara Beach and then don't miss a visit to Port de Plaisance de Bonifacio.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bonifacio day trip planning website.

Getting from Piana to Bonifacio by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bonifacio can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bonifacio

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

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.