Corsica Bella - hike a Mediterranean beauty
Corsica Bella - hike a Mediterranean beauty
Corsica Bella - hike a Mediterranean beauty
Corsica Bella - hike a Mediterranean beauty

Corsica Bella - hike a Mediterranean beauty

6 days of discovering the island's natural wonders

  • Hike hitting the island's most beautiful spots
  • Tour of Corsica's nature reserves
  • Hike along the Capu Rossu coast
  • Boat trip from Porto to Scandola
  • Hiking, bathing, picturesque villages

Discover the true treasures of the beautiful Mediterranean island on a 6-day hike along its west coast - fabulous mountain lakes, picturesque villages and a full-on view of the splendid Gulf of Porto.

Spend 6 days seeing the best Corsica has to offer. Hike along the coast, enjoy mountain springs after mounting them and savour regional specialities. At the Gulf of Porto, you will find some of the most beautiful parts of the Mediterranean such as Girolata, the Scandola Nature Reserve, the Genoese Towers or the magnificent rocky coves of Piana. Immerse yourself in a dream world of mountains and sea!

Price from 870,- €

Corsica Bella - hike a Mediterranean beauty

Guided tour, 6 days

Difficulty level

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Itinerary

Day 1: Deux Sorru

Participants meet at the port station of Ajaccio at 2pm. From there, a bus will take them to their accommodation in centre of the green valley Deux-Sorru.

Day 2: The villages of Macchia

Participants kick-off visiting Macchia, a great place to get their first taste of the island - mountain streams and picturesque villages.

Leg duration: 4hrs 30 min - distance covered: 9km - ascent/descent: +/- 529m

Day 3: Hiking and swimming in Letia

Participants will hike up to the village of Letia via the Mare a Mare nord along the river Liamone. They will explore the village of Muna at the foot of Punta di a Spusata.

Leg duration: 3hrs - distance covered: 6km - ascent: 425m - descent: 290m

Day 4: Creno and its lake

From the village of Soccia, participants will hike to the lake of Creno. Bring along your swimming gear, for on the return route via the wild valley of Zoicu, a variety of natural swimming pools will beckon you for a swim.

Leg duration: 4hrs 30 min - distance covered: 9km - ascent/descent: +/- 350m

Day 5: Ferry from Porto to Scandola

After a short transfer to Porto, participants embark on a boat trip to Scandola and Girolata respectively.

If poor weather conditions do not permit the boat ride, we will organize an alternative route

Day 6: The Capu Rossu

Last leg, participants will hike along the seashore and visit the Turghju tower on the mighty Capu Rossu rock. Guests return to Ajaccio in the evening. The trip ends at around 6pm.

Leg duration: 4hrs - distance covered: 8km - ascent/descent: +/- 600m

Please let us know in your enquiry if you wish to extend to stay

For more information you can request our detailed information sheet via email. Please indicate which tour you are interested in.

Travel dates

  • Apr 12th, 20 – Oct 11th, 20
  • From 855,- €
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Indicated pricing per person in double room

Single supplement: starting from €175 in low season and €200 in high season (subject to availability)

The hiking trip starts and ends at the port station in Ajaccio.

Participants are asked to organize transport to and from the port station themselves. You may extend your stay in Corsica if you wish.

Services

Price includes:

5 nights with full board (lunch picnic), boat trip and transfers according to programme, luggage transport, French expert tour guide.

Guaranteed departure

Trip is guaranteed after 5 participants (16 persons max.)

Not suited for persons with reduced mobility

The tour operator reserves the right to cancel this trip up until 21 days prior to departure.

Accommodation

Overnight stay in a 2-star hotel in a double room with shower and WC - three nights in the mountains in region of Deux-Sorru and two nights inPorto with swimming pool
Single room for an extra charge (from 175,- €) possible
Bed linen, blankets and towels are provided.
Meals:
- Continental breakfast (tea, coffee, milk, bread, butter, jam...)
- Dinner: 3-course menu, mostly based on local specialities from Corsica
- Lunch: Picnics during the hikes (please remember to bring a lockable box for the transport of salads (approx. 0.8 l).
Drinks are not included.

Level of Difficulty

This trip is suitable for all who regularly do sports or are experienced hikers.
Corsica has a partly alpine terrain.
Average length of the hikes: 4 hours per day or 6 to 10 km on hiking trails without special difficulties, provided that you are in good physical condition.
The guide is a French, state-certified mountain guide who specializes in the region. The trip is in French.

Getting there

We recommend an eco-friendly long-distance train followed by a ferry to Ajaccio port station in Corsica.

General information on getting in and around France can be found here.

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