8 days in Corsica Itinerary

8 days in Corsica Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Corsica trip itinerary planner
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Fly
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Porto-Vecchio
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Propriano
— 1 night
Drive
3
Piana
— 1 night
Drive
4
Calvi
— 2 nights
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Porto-Vecchio — 3 nights

Porto-Vecchio is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. Explore Porto-Vecchio's surroundings by going to Bonifacio (Iles Lavezzi, Cimetiere Marin de Bonifacio, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Bonifacio Citadel, kick back and relax at Plage de Palombaggia, stroll through Plage de Santa Giulia, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Porto-Vecchio route planner.

Toronto, Canada to Porto-Vecchio is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Porto-Vecchio due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in October: high temperatures in Porto-Vecchio hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Propriano.
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Propriano — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): learn about winemaking at Sant'Armettu, then get interesting insight from Tours, then don't miss a visit to Eglise de Notre Dame de Misericorde, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Propriano route planner.

Traveling by car from Porto-Vecchio to Propriano takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Piana.
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Piana — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, don't miss a visit to Calanques de Piana, and then take a memorable drive along D81.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Piana trip website.

You can drive from Propriano to Piana in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Piana can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Calvi.
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Calvi — 2 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. On the 23rd (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Nature Reserve of Scandola, don't miss a visit to Les Calanche Cliffs, then look for gifts at Aloghja, and finally contemplate the long history of Citadelle de Calvi. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Calvi trip builder website.

You can drive from Piana to Calvi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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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.
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