9 days in Corsica Itinerary

9 days in Corsica Itinerary

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Fly to Olbia, Bus to C.so Umberto FS, Train to Golfo Aranci, Ferry to Porto-Vecchio
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Porto-Vecchio
— 4 nights
Drive
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Patrimonio
— 2 nights
Drive
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Calvi
— 2 nights
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Porto-Vecchio

— 4 nights
Porto-Vecchio is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Plage de Palombaggia and Plage de Tamaricciu. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Bonifacio Citadel and Eglise de Saint Jean Baptiste. Change things up with these side-trips from Porto-Vecchio: Bonifacio (Escalier du Roi d'Aragon (King Aragon Steps), Iles Lavezzi, &more). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Santa Giulia, stroll through Plage Porto Novo, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and make a trip to Castello D'araggio.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Porto-Vecchio online holiday builder.

Milan, Italy to Porto-Vecchio is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight, bus, train, and ferry. You can also do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Patrimonio.

Things to do in Porto-Vecchio

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

Patrimonio

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): kick back and relax at Marine d'Albo and then stroll through Plage de Saleccia. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Nonza Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Michel de Murato, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oratoire de la Confrerie de Sainte Croix, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Jean Baptiste.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Patrimonio tour itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Porto-Vecchio to Patrimonio in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Calvi.

Things to do in Patrimonio

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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 17th (Sat): kick back and relax at Aregno Beach, then identify plant and animal life at Nature Reserve of Scandola, and then don't miss a visit to Les Calanche Cliffs. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Citadelle de Calvi, then get great views at Village abandonné d'Occi, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Calvi trip itinerary site.

Getting from Patrimonio to Calvi by car takes about 2 hours. August in Calvi sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Calvi

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

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.