Bonifacio tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: The oldest town in Corsica, Bonifacio is in an exceptional clifftop position to the south of the island

Bonifacio is on the island of Corsica.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Bonifacio. For detailed visitor information see the Bonifacio travel guide.

Attractions in Bonifacio

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bonifacio in Corsica.

Popular places to visit nearby include Roccapina at 22 km and Porto-Vecchio beaches at 23 km.

Bonifacio, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Sperone beaches

Sperone beaches

Scenery at 5 km (direction east-south-east), in the Corse-du-Sud department

The beaches of Petit Sperone and Grand Sperone near Bonifacio are among the most...

See Sperone beaches guide


Scenery at 22 km (direction west-north-west), in the Corse-du-Sud department

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

See Roccapina guide
Porto-Vecchio beaches

Porto-Vecchio beaches

Scenery at 23 km (direction north-east), in the Corse-du-Sud department

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

See Porto-Vecchio beaches guide
Porto Vecchio

Porto Vecchio

Seaside resort at 25 km (direction north-north-east), in the Corse-du-Sud department

Beaches are the main attraction in Porto-Vecchio, which is an attractive town and marina...

See Porto Vecchio guide


at 30 km (direction north-west), in the Corse-du-Sud department

Probably the most authentic and traditional of the towns in Corsica, Sartene has a...

See Sartene guide


Seaside resort at 39 km (direction north-west), in the Corse-du-Sud department

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

See Propriano guide


Cave at 47 km (direction north-west), in the Corse-du-Sud department

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

See Filitosa guide
Col de Bavella

Col de Bavella

Scenery at 48 km (direction north-west), in the Corse-du-Sud department

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

See Col de Bavella guide

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Map of places to visit near Bonifacio


Markets in and near Bonifacio

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More information about Bonifacio, Corsica

Tourist attractions near Bonifacio, France

What to do at Bonifacio? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Bonifacio.

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle de Santa Reparata (Bonifacio) (1km)
  • Eglise San Giovanni Battista (Carbini) (32km)
  • Eglise de Santa Maria Assunta (Santa-Maria-Figaniella) (37km)
  • Chapel de Sainte Marie Assunta (Quenza) (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Golfe de Propriano (42km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Bonifacio is on the island of Corsica.

(General information: Bonifacio is 70 kilometres from Ajaccio and 148 kilometres from Bastia).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bonifacio

Canton: Bonifacio

Arrondissement: Sartène

Department: Corsica

Region: Corsica

Postcode: 20169

Distance to Bonifacio

from Ajaccio: 70 km

from Bastia: 148 km

from Calvi: 136 km

from Corte: 102 km

from Sartene: 30 km

Getting here

Most visitors to Corsica take a ferry from the French mainland into Ajaccio, Calvi or Bastia or take a flight into a local airport such as Ajaccio. For driving distances to Bonifacio from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found no other towns and villages within

This page in French: Visiter Bonifacio