The most beautiful places of Corsica

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The most beautiful places of Corsica
Inserted: 07.01.2018
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With its mountainous hinterland, rugged coastline and beautiful beaches, Corsica is one of the most beautiful islands you can visit in Europe and the Mediterranean. We bring you a selection of places you should not miss when visiting Corsica.

Capu Rossu

The most beautiful peninsula of Corsica

| Altitude: 331 m / 1 086 ft

Not far from the town of Piana you can hike to the amazing Peninsula Capu Rossu. The rock cliff is 331 meters… continue reading

Cliffs at Bonifacio

The most beautiful cliffs of Corsica

| Altitude: 28 m / 92 ft

The ancient city of Bonifacio is renowned for its snow-white cliffs. You can see them from adjacent prospects… continue reading

Calanche Piana

The most beautiful rocks of Corsica

| Altitude: 427 m / 1 401 ft

On the western coast of Corsica, overlooking the Gulf of Ports is the massive Calanche Piana massif. The red… continue reading

Lac de Capitello lake

Amazing lake above Restonica valley

| Altitude: 1 933 m / 6 342 ft

Lac de Capitello (1,933 m above sea level) is located in the stunning landscape of smoothed rocks and sharp… continue reading

Beach in Porto

One of the most beautiful beaches in Corsica

| Altitude: 2 m / 7 ft

Under the red rocks Calanches in Corsica you will find the picturesque port of Marine de Porto. Next to port… continue reading

Restonica valley

The most beautiful valley of Corsica

| Altitude: 1 370 m / 4 495 ft

The Valley of Restonica is one of the most beautiful valleys of Corsica. Here you can swim in a clean river… continue reading

Polischellu cascades

Adventure trip through the valley over 17 cascades

| Altitude: 578 m / 1 896 ft

Polischella Cascades is located in the beautiful valley in Bavella Massif. You will find here a total of 17… continue reading

Fautea Beach

Beach with Genoese tower

| Altitude: 3 m / 10 ft

If it weren't for the nearby road, you're almost robinsonian on Fautea Beach. It is a beautiful little bay… continue reading

Col de Bavella Pass

Mountain pass at the rock towers

| Altitude: 1 218 m / 3 996 ft

The Col de Bavella road pass (1,218 m asl) is located in the beautiful landscape of rock towers and… continue reading

Rondinara Beach

The most famous beach of Corsica

| Altitude: 1 m / 3 ft

Rondinara Beach is undoubtedly the most famous beach in Corsica. You can see her picture on virtually all… continue reading

Santa Regina Gorge

Beautiful road gorge

| Altitude: 597 m / 1 959 ft

Thanks to the mountains you can find interesting valleys and gorges in Corsica. One of the most interesting… continue reading

Cargese Beach

Almost a kilometer long beach

| Altitude: 3 m / 10 ft

Only a short distance from the town of Cargese is a beautiful, almost a kilometer-long beach. With only… continue reading

Bocca di Larone Pass

Pass with spectacular views

| Altitude: 607 m / 1 991 ft

Bocca di Larone (608m above sea level) is a pass on road D268 linking Solenzara by the sea with mountain town… continue reading

D´Arone Beach

Magic beach just outside Capu Rossu

| Altitude: 1 m / 3 ft

D´Arone beach is located in a small cove at the end of a blind road leading here from Piana. Often, however,… continue reading

Col de Vergio Pass

The highest point of the D84 road

| Altitude: 1 477 m / 4 846 ft

Col de Vergio (1,477 meters above sea level) is an interesting pass on the D84 mountain road connecting Corte… continue reading


Historic city in Corsica

| Altitude: 338 m / 1 109 ft

In the hills of southern Corsica you will find the historic town of Sartené, romantically situated in the… continue reading

Sagone Beach

The beach at the mouth of the river

| Altitude: 0 m / 0 ft

More than a kilometer-long beach in Sagone has the attraction that a river opens into the sea, so you can… continue reading

Citadelle de Corte Fortress

A massive landmark of Corte

| Altitude: 472 m / 1 549 ft

Corte is an interesting Corsican town built around the mighty rock on which the citadelle de Corte is exposed… continue reading

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