9 days in Corsica Itinerary

9 days in Corsica Itinerary

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Bastia
— 1 night
Drive
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Porto-Vecchio
— 1 night
Drive
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Bonifacio
— 1 night
Drive
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Figari
Drive
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Propriano
— 1 night
Drive
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Porticcio
Drive
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Ajaccio
— 1 night
Drive
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Bocognano
Drive
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Asco
— 1 night
Drive
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Calvi
— 1 night
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Ile Rousse
— 1 night
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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 1st (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Sainte-Marie de Bastia, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de l'Arinella.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Bastia online day trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Bastia. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Porto-Vecchio.

Things to do in Bastia

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Porto-Vecchio

— 1 night
Porto-Vecchio is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise de Saint Jean Baptiste, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then stroll through Plage de Tamaricciu.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Porto-Vecchio planner.

Drive from Bastia to Porto-Vecchio in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Porto-Vecchio can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Bonifacio.

Things to do in Porto-Vecchio

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Bonifacio

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Sainte Marie Majeure and then don't miss a visit to Bonifacio Citadel.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bonifacio road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Porto-Vecchio to Bonifacio takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. On the 3rd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Figari.

Things to do in Bonifacio

Historic Sites

Figari

Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): have some family-friendly fun at Prokart.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Figari online journey planner.

Figari is just a short distance from Bonifacio. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in September, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Propriano.

Things to do in Figari

Fun & Games
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Propriano

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): do a tasting at Sant'Armettu, identify plant and animal life at Parc Naturel d'Olva, and then delve into the distant past at Menhirs Paddaghhu.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Propriano sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by car from Figari to Propriano takes an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Propriano can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Porticcio.

Things to do in Propriano

Parks · Wildlife · Wineries · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Porticcio

On the 4th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at A Cupulatta.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Porticcio travel route builder site.

You can drive from Propriano to Porticcio in 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Porticcio are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Ajaccio.

Things to do in Porticcio

Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Ajaccio

— 1 night
With a dreamy location on the west coast of the French Mediterranean island of Corsica, Ajaccio is a mecca of seaside summer tourism.
On the 5th (Wed), get engrossed in the history at La Chapelle Imperiale, then get some thrills out on the water with Motorship Nautique, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Ajaccio trip itinerary planning app.

Ajaccio is just a stone's throw from Porticcio. In September in Ajaccio, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bocognano.

Things to do in Ajaccio

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Wildlife

Bocognano

Bocognano is a commune located in the department of Corse-du-Sud, on the island of Corsica, France. To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bocognano online trip builder.

You can drive from Ajaccio to Bocognano in an hour. September in Bocognano sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. You will leave for Asco on the 5th (Wed).

Things to do in Bocognano

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Asco

— 1 night
On the 6th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Le village des tortues.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Asco day trip tool.

Drive from Bocognano to Asco in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Asco can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. On the 6th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Calvi.

Things to do in Asco

Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Calvi

— 1 night
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 6th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Sainte Marie Majeure.

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You can drive from Asco to Calvi in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Ile Rousse.

Things to do in Calvi

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ile Rousse

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take a stroll through Torrefaction Le Bon Cafe.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Ile Rousse trip planner.

Ile Rousse is very close to Calvi. In September, daily temperatures in Ile Rousse can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Ile Rousse

Neighborhoods · Shopping
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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.