11 days in Corsica Itinerary

11 days in Corsica Itinerary

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11 days in Corsica Itinerary

Start: Birmingham
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10 h 45 min
1
Piana
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Calvi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Porto-Vecchio
— 6 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Foot:  9 h 45 min
End: Birmingham

2
nights
Piana

Piana ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): delve into the lush surroundings at Foret de Vizzavona, get outside with Torra d'Omigna, and then cruise along D81. Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at Calanques de Piana, then don't miss a visit to Les Calanche Cliffs, then identify plant and animal life at Nature Reserve of Scandola, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Beach of Bussaglia.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Piana travel route builder website .

Birmingham, UK to Piana is an approximately 11-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Birmingham to Piana, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Birmingham in September, expect Piana to be a bit warmer, temps between 30°C and 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can go by car to Calvi.

Things to do in Piana

Parks Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Corsica, Beach of Bussaglia, Torra d'Omigna
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Calanques de Piana ©
Calanques de Piana
Nature Reserve of Scandola ©
Nature Reserve of Scandola
Les Calanche Cliffs ©
Les Calanche Cliffs

2
nights
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. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): go for a stroll along the water at Galeria Marina, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then contemplate the long history of Citadelle de Calvi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: gain a rich perspective with a tour of cultural highlights, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise de la Sainte-Trinite et de Saint Jean-Baptiste, and then don't miss a visit to Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra.

To see traveler tips, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Calvi trip website .

Traveling by car from Piana to Calvi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Calvi sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Porto-Vecchio.

Things to do in Calvi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Eglise de la Sainte-Trinite et de Saint Jean-Baptiste, Galeria Marina
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Citadelle de Calvi ©
Citadelle de Calvi
Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra ©
Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra

6
nights
Porto-Vecchio

Porto-Vecchio ©
Porto-Vecchio is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. Explore Porto-Vecchio's surroundings by going to Gorges of the Solenzara River (in Sari-Solenzara), Bonifacio (Plage du Grand Sperone, Cimetiere Marin de Bonifacio, &more) and U Porcu RANGER (in Figari). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Palombaggia, identify plant and animal life at Piscines Naturelles de Cavu, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise de Saint Jean Baptiste.

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Drive from Calvi to Porto-Vecchio in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto-Vecchio

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Bonifacio, Zonza, U Porcu RANGER, Gorges of the Solenzara River
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Plage de Palombaggia ©
Plage de Palombaggia
Plage de Santa Giulia ©
Plage de Santa Giulia
Iles Lavezzi ©
Iles Lavezzi

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