8 days in Corsica Itinerary

8 days in Corsica Itinerary

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Porto-Vecchio
— 1 night
Drive
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Propriano
— 1 night
Drive
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Ajaccio
— 1 night
Drive
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Piana
— 1 night
Drive
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Girolata
Drive
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Calvi
— 1 night
Drive
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Corte
— 1 night
Drive
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Bastia
— 1 night
Drive to Bastia-Poretta Airport, Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport

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Porto-Vecchio

— 1 night
Porto-Vecchio is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. Your day by day itinerary now includes Eglise de Saint Jean Baptiste. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise de Saint Jean Baptiste and then don't miss a visit to Bonifacio Citadel.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Porto-Vecchio road trip planning app.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Porto-Vecchio is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Traveling from Ljubljana in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 20°C in Porto-Vecchio. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Propriano.

Things to do in Porto-Vecchio

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Propriano

— 1 night
You've now added Plage De Roccapina to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Plage De Roccapina and then don't miss a visit to Eglise de Notre Dame de Misericorde.

For where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Propriano online journey planner.

You can drive from Porto-Vecchio to Propriano in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Propriano are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Ajaccio.

Things to do in Propriano

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Iles Sanguinaires, head outdoors with Canyoning Corse, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, head outdoors with Grand Site Parata Sanguinaires, then look for gifts at La Cave du Cardinal, and finally don't miss a visit to Place Foch.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Ajaccio sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Propriano to Ajaccio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Ajaccio are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Piana.

Things to do in Ajaccio

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Shopping

Piana

— 1 night
On the 22nd (Tue), cruise along Torra d'Omigna, take a memorable drive along D81, then get interesting insight from Tours, then steep yourself in history at Tour Genoise, and finally don't miss a visit to Calanques de Piana.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Piana trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ajaccio to Piana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Piana can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Girolata.

Things to do in Piana

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Girolata

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Girolata trip planner.

Traveling by car from Piana to Girolata takes an hour. In June, daytime highs in Girolata are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. You will leave for Calvi on the 23rd (Wed).

Things to do in Girolata

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Wildlife

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 23rd (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, make a trip to Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra, then head outdoors with Colombo Line, and finally steep yourself in history at Citadelle de Calvi. On the next day, explore the ancient world of Village abandonné d'Occi, then stroll around Parc de Saleccia, then see Off-Road Tours, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise de la Sainte-Trinite et de Saint Jean-Baptiste.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Calvi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Girolata to Calvi takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Corte.

Things to do in Calvi

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Transportation

Side Trips

Corte

— 1 night
Corte tourism is based on the region's mountainous terrain, ensuring plenty of photo opps and outdoor activities.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): take a peaceful walk through Gorges de la Restonica and then trek along Restonica Trail.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Corte road trip planning app.

You can drive from Calvi to Corte in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Corte can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Bastia.

Things to do in Corte

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

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. Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): make a trip to Le vieux port, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then make a trip to Saint-Nicolas Square.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Bastia journey builder app.

You can drive from Corte to Bastia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In June in Bastia, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 18°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Bastia

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Museums

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.