9 days in Haute-Corse Itinerary

9 days in Haute-Corse Itinerary

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Fly to Bastia-Poretta Airport, Drive to Bastia
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Bastia
— 3 nights
Drive
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Corte
— 2 nights
Drive
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Calvi
— 3 nights
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Bastia

— 3 nights
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. Discover out-of-the-way places like Eglise Saint Jean Baptiste and Cathedrale Sainte-Marie de Bastia. You'll get in some beach time at Plage de Ghignu and Marine de Pietracorbara. Explore Bastia's surroundings by going to Nonza (Nonza Beach & Torra di Nonza), Caval en Liberte (in Saint Florent) and Moulin Mattei (in Centuri). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oratoire de la Confrerie de Sainte Croix, don't miss a visit to Le vieux port, do a tasting at Domaine Lazzarini, and get up close to creatures of the deep with Promenades en Mer du Cap Corse San Paulu.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bastia road trip planning app.

Brussels, Belgium to Bastia is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Brussels in September, things will get a bit warmer in Bastia: highs are around 30°C and lows about 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Corte.

Things to do in Bastia

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Corte

— 2 nights
Corte tourism is based on the region's mountainous terrain, ensuring plenty of photo opps and outdoor activities.
On the 8th (Wed), walk around Reserve Naturelle des Bouches de Bonifacio, then stop by A l'anticu Photographie, then head outdoors with Lac de Nino, and finally get outside with Scala di Santa Regina. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head outdoors with Gorges de l'Asco, take in the dramatic scenery at Cascades des Anglais, and then head outdoors with Lac du Capitello.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Corte day trip tool.

Drive from Bastia to Corte in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Corte are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Calvi.

Things to do in Corte

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

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. Explore hidden gems such as Cirque de Bonifatu and Eglise de Sant'Antonino. Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Arinella and Algaio Beach will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Calvi side-trips: La Foret de Bonifato (in Calenzana) and Ile Rousse (Plage Ile Rousse & Epir). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Plage de Calvi, enjoy the sea views from La Revellata, take in the dramatic natural features at Punta Spano, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Sainte Marie Majeure.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Calvi day trip tool.

You can drive from Corte to Calvi in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Calvi

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Haute-Corse travel guide

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Landmarks · Outdoor Activities · Beaches