15 days in Corse-du-Sud & Saint-Tropez Itinerary

15 days in Corse-du-Sud & Saint-Tropez Itinerary

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Ajaccio
— 1 night
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Porto
— 2 nights
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Bonifacio
— 3 nights
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Zonza
— 3 nights
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Saint-Tropez
— 5 nights
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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.
On the 13th (Tue), examine the collection at Maison Bonaparte, zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and then look for gifts at Produits Corses A Casetta.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Ajaccio trip itinerary planning website.

Montreal, Canada to Ajaccio is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Montreal in September, expect nights in Ajaccio to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Porto.
Museums · Adventure · Tours · Outdoors
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Porto — 2 nights

On the 14th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Camping d'Arone, take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques de Piana, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. On the next day, cruise along D81, cruise along Torra d'Omigna, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Roman Catholic Church.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Porto trip planner.

You can drive from Ajaccio to Porto in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in September, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bonifacio.
Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Scenic Drive
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Bonifacio — 3 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: Boat Tours & Water Sports (in Propriano), U Porcu RANGER (in Figari) and Menhirs Paddaghhu (in Sartene). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Bonifacio Citadel, kick back and relax at Plage du Petit Sperone, get outside with Le Club de Voile de Bonifacio, and stroll through Iles Lavezzi.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bonifacio online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Porto to Bonifacio takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Bonifacio are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Zonza.
Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nature
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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. Get out of town with these interesting Zonza side-trips: Porto-Vecchio (Eglise de Saint Jean Baptiste, La Taillerie du Corail, &more) and Plage de Santa Giulia (in Santa Giulia). There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Aiguilles de Bavella (Bavella Needles), take in the dramatic scenery at Cascades de Polischellu, and stroll through Piscines Naturelles de Cavu.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Zonza trip planner.

You can drive from Bonifacio to Zonza in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In September in Zonza, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can fly to Saint-Tropez.
Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife
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Saint-Tropez — 5 nights

Saint-Tropez is a town, 100km west of Nice, in the Var department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. Venture out of the city with trips to Massif de l'Esterel (in Agay) and Route des Cretes La Palud (in La Palud sur Verdon). Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Les Gorges du Verdon, go for a walk through St. Tropez Harbor, make a trip to Chapelle Sainte-Anne, and examine the collection at Citadelle de Saint-Tropez - Musee d'histoire maritime.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint-Tropez trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Zonza to Saint-Tropez takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, train, and bus. September in Saint-Tropez sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back home.
Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums
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