13 days in Corsica Itinerary

13 days in Corsica Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Corsica attractions planner

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Calvi
— 4 nights
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Piana
— 2 nights
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Porto-Vecchio
— 6 nights
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Calvi

— 4 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 visit kid-friendly attractions like Scuba & Snorkeling and Citadelle de Calvi. Change things up with these side-trips from Calvi: Nonza Beach (in Nonza), Galeria (Vallée du Fango, Galeria Marina, &more) and Marine d'Albo (in Ogliastro). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra, get engrossed in the history at Musee Prive Guy Savelli, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Bodri, and explore the ancient world of Village abandonné d'Occi.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Calvi online trip builder.

Brussels, Belgium to Calvi is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Brussels in July, expect Calvi to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Piana.

Things to do in Calvi

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Piana

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): don't miss a visit to Les Calanche Cliffs, then identify plant and animal life at Nature Reserve of Scandola, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Bussaglia, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a memorable drive along D81, enjoy the sand and surf at Camping d'Arone, and then explore the striking landscape at Calanques de Piana.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Piana online tour planner.

You can drive from Calvi to Piana in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Porto-Vecchio.

Things to do in Piana

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Porto-Vecchio

— 6 nights
Porto-Vecchio is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. Family-friendly places like Plage de Palombaggia and Bonifacio Citadel will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Porto-Vecchio side-trips: Piscines Naturelles de Cavu (in Sainte Lucie De Porto Vecchio), Bonifacio (Plage de Rondinara, Plage du Grand Sperone, &more) and Sari-Solenzara (Acqua Vanua, Anse De Favone, &more). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Santa Giulia, get outside with Alpa Corse, stroll through Plage de la Tour Genoise Fautea, and stop by La Taillerie du Corail.

For photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Porto-Vecchio day trip planning tool.

Getting from Piana to Porto-Vecchio by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July in Porto-Vecchio, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Porto-Vecchio

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

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.