15 days in Corsica Itinerary

15 days in Corsica Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Corsica trip planner

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Bonifacio
— 4 nights
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Zonza
— 3 nights
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Calvi
— 3 nights
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Porto
— 1 night
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Ajaccio
— 3 nights
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Bonifacio

— 4 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Bonifacio side-trips: Propriano (Boat Tours & Water Sports & Eglise de Notre Dame de Misericorde), Pont de Spina Cavaddu (in Sartene) and U Porcu RANGER (in Figari). There's lots more to do: step off the mainland to explore Iles Lavezzi, head outdoors with Le Club de Voile de Bonifacio, make a trip to Escalier du Roi d'Aragon (King Aragon Steps), and explore the fascinating underground world of Grottes de Bonifacio.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bonifacio trip site.

Split, Croatia to Bonifacio is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of train, shuttle, ferry, and car. Traveling from Split in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Bonifacio, with lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Zonza.

Things to do in Bonifacio

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zonza

— 3 nights
Zonza is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica.GeographyZonza is located in the mountain chain of Barocagio-Marghese which extends to the south of the Incudine massif. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zonza: Alpa Corse (in Chisa), Gorges of the Solenzara River (in Sari-Solenzara) and Porto-Vecchio (Plage de Tamaricciu, Plage de Palombaggia, &more). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Plage de Santa Giulia and stroll through Gorges de la Restonica.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Zonza trip maker site.

You can drive from Bonifacio to Zonza in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In September, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Calvi.

Things to do in Zonza

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Calvi

— 3 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. Get out of town with these interesting Calvi side-trips: Galeria (Galeria Marina & Vallée du Fango), Eglise de la Sainte-Trinite et de Saint Jean-Baptiste (in Aregno) and Corbara (Plage de Ghjunchitu & Musee Prive Guy Savelli). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Nature Reserve of Scandola, steep yourself in history at Citadelle de Calvi, make a trip to Les Calanche Cliffs, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Calvi trip maker tool.

You can drive from Zonza to Calvi in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Porto.

Things to do in Calvi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Porto

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Calanques de Piana, take a memorable tour with Tours, and then kick back and relax at Plage de Bussaglia.

For more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Porto journey planner.

Traveling by car from Calvi to Porto takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Porto are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Ajaccio.

Things to do in Porto

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Ajaccio

— 3 nights
With a dreamy location on the west coast of the French Mediterranean island of Corsica, Ajaccio is a mecca of seaside summer tourism.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ajaccio: D81 (in Piana), Plage Cupabia (in Coti-Chiavari) and Serra-di-Ferro (Porto Pollo Plongee & Tour Genoise De Capanella). There's much more to do: get outside with Canyoning Corse, look for gifts at U Cintu, kick back and relax at Agosta Beach, and cruise along Torra d'Omigna.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Ajaccio trip app.

You can drive from Porto to Ajaccio in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Ajaccio, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Ajaccio

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks · Beaches

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.