Corte tourism and travel guide

Photo of Corte in Corsica

Visit Corte: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Corte is in the heart of central Corsica, and well placed for hiking and exploring the mountains

Important note

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

Corte is on the island of Corsica. (General information: Corte is 54 kilometres from Ajaccio and 51 kilometres from Bastia).

Attractions in Corte

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Gorges de Spelunca at 29 km and Calenzana at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Corte, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Corte in Corsica.

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

 
 

Map of places to visit near Corte

Markets in and near Corte

Sorry but we have not got any markets listed as being very close to Corte

More information about Corte, Corsica

Tourist attractions near Corte, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Corte.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Corse (20km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de San Michele (Castirla) (7km)
  • Chapel San Nicolao (Sermano) (10km)
  • Eglise de Santa Maria Assunta (Favalello) (10km)
  • Chapel de Santa Cristina (Valle-di-Campoloro) (29km)
  • Eglise de San Pancraziu (Castellare-di-Casinca) (33km)
  • Eglise de San Michele (Murato) (35km)
  • Eglise de la Trinité et de San Giovanni (Aregno) (37km)
  • Eglise de San Parteo Mariana (Lucciana) (38km)
  • Eglise de San Raineru (Montegrosso) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Santa Maria de l'Assomption (Lucciana) (39km)
  • Chapelle de Saint-Pierre et Saint-Paul (Lumio) (39km)
  • Eglise de Santa Maria Assunta (Saint-Florent) (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Restonica (12km)
  • Lac de Melo (15km)
  • Lac de Nino (18km)
  • Cirque de la Solitude (21km)
  • Agriates Desert (33km)
  • Calanques de Piana (43km)
  • Riciniccia (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Lama (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Corte

Canton: Corte

Arrondissement: Corte

Department: Corsica

Region: Corsica

Postcode: 20250

Distance to Corte

from Ajaccio: 54 km

from Bastia: 51 km

from Calvi: 44 km

from Corte: 0 km

from Sartene: 77 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 Corte from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Casanova, Riventosa, Santa-Lucia-Di-Mercurio and Tralonca.

This page in French: Visiter Corte