Map of places to visit in Corsica

You can find details of some of the places we suggest you visit near Corsica below the map...

 
 

Ajaccio:

One of the largest towns in Corsica, Ajaccio has a lovely harbour and old town to explore

Ajaccio guide

Algajola:

Algajola is a small historic town with a long sandy beach near Calvi in north-west Corsica

Algajola guide

Bastia:

At the base of Cap Corse, Bastia has something for everyone: a harbour, an old town and citadel, and broad 19th century boulevards

Bastia guide

Bonifacio:

The oldest town in Corsica, Bonifacio is in an exceptional clifftop position to the south of the island

Bonifacio guide

 
 

Calanche de Piana:

The calanche de Piana, red cliffs plunging to the Mediterranean, is one of the most scenic highlights in Corsica

Calanche de Piana guide

Calenzana:

Calenzana is a traditional Corsican town with interesting monuments in the Balagne region

Calenzana guide

Calvi:

A very popular town with visitors, the resort of Calvi with its citadel also has an extensive beach and an attractive town centre

Calvi guide

Capo-di-Feno:

Capo-di-Feno, west of Ajaccio is home to two of the loveliest beaches in the region: Petit Capo and Grand Capo

Capo-di-Feno guide

Centuri:

Centuri is a charming fishing port to the far north of Cap Corse

Centuri guide

 
 

Col de Bavella:

The Col-de-Bavella is a scenic highlight in the mountains of southern Corsica

Col de Bavella guide

Corbara:

Corbara is an extensive village with interesting churches and chapels in the Balagne region of Corsica

Corbara guide

Corte:

Corte is in the heart of central Corsica, and well placed for hiking and exploring the mountains

Corte guide

Erbalunga:

Erbalunga is a small and picturesque fishing village in south-east Cap Corse

Erbalunga guide

Filitosa:

Filitosa is a rare site of prehistoric engraved megaliths, between Ajaccio and Propriano in Corsica

Filitosa guide

Gorges de Spelunca:

The Gorges de Spelunca in west Corsica is a lovely river valley that passes through the mountains

Gorges de Spelunca guide

Iles-Sanguinaires:

The Iles-Sanguinaires and the Parata peninsula are a Grand Site of France west of Ajaccio

Iles-Sanguinaires guide

L'Ile-Rousse:

L'Ile-Rousse is a busy town and beach resort in the Balagne region of north-west Corsica

L'Ile-Rousse guide

Montemaggiore:

Montemaggiore is a very small village in the Balagne region of Corsica, with a traditional historic centre and an imposing baroque church

Montemaggiore guide

Nonza:

Nonza is a village with a clifftop tower in south-west Cap Corse, Corsica

Nonza guide

North Cap Corse:

The north of Cap Corse has a lovely beach at Barcaggio and the hill village of Rogliano to explore, among other highlights

North Cap Corse guide

Piana:

Piana is a small and very picturesque village, well placed to explore the stunning coastal scenery of western Corsica

Piana guide

Pigna:

Pigna is a quaint traditional village of artists and musicians in the Balagne, Corsica

Pigna guide

Pino:

Pino is a small village and marina in western Cap Corse, Corsica

Pino guide

Porticcio:

Porticcio is a beach resort in Corsica to the south of Ajaccio

Porticcio guide

Porto:

Porto is a small port town surrounded by the Calanques de Piana, the Scandola Nature reserve and beautiful mountain scenery

Porto guide

Porto Vecchio:

Beaches are the main attraction in Porto-Vecchio, which is an attractive town and marina and is also close to splendid mountain scenery

Porto Vecchio guide

Porto-Vecchio beaches:

The beaches of Palombaggia, Tamaricciu and Santa-Giulia near Porto-Vecchio are among the most beautiful in Corsica

Porto-Vecchio beaches guide

Propriano:

Propriano is a beach resort and harbour town in south-west Corsica

Propriano guide

Restonica Valley:

The Valley of the Restonica includes the lovely Restonica gorges as well as a hike to Lake Melo and Lake Capitello

Restonica Valley guide

Roccapina:

Roccapina in Corsica is the site of a lovely beach and a panoramic walk

Roccapina guide

Saint-Florent:

Overlooked by its 15th century citadel Saint-Florent is a very popular resort with an interesting old town and harbour and easy access to beaches

Saint-Florent guide

Sant'Antonino:

Sant'Antonino is a beautiful village of medieval streets in the Balagne region of northern Corsica

Sant'Antonino guide

Sartene:

Probably the most authentic and traditional of the towns in Corsica, Sartene has a myriad of narrow streets to explore

Sartene guide

Sperone beaches:

The beaches of Petit Sperone and Grand Sperone near Bonifacio are among the most lovely beaches in Corsica

Sperone beaches guide