Ota tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ota in Corsica

Visit Ota: highlights and tourist information

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

Important note

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

Ota is on the island of Corsica. (General information: Ota is 37 kilometres from Ajaccio and 76 kilometres from Bastia).

Attractions in Ota

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

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Gorges de Spelunca at 5 km and Calanche de Piana at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ota, 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 Ota in Corsica.

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

 
 

Map of places to visit near Ota

Markets in and near Ota

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

More information about Ota, Corsica

Tourist attractions near Ota, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Corse (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de San Michele (Castirla) (35km)
  • Chapelle de Saint-Pierre et Saint-Paul (Lumio) (35km)
  • Eglise de la Trinité et de San Giovanni (Aregno) (38km)
  • Chapel San Nicolao (Sermano) (44km)
  • Eglise de Santa Maria Assunta (Favalello) (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Calanques de Piana (9km)
  • Capu Rossu (14km)
  • Golfe de Porto (15km)
  • Lac de Nino (16km)
  • Riciniccia (19km)
  • Cirque de la Solitude (19km)
  • Lac de Melo (24km)
  • Gorges de la Restonica (24km)
  • Archipel des Sanguinaires (43km)
  • Agriates Desert (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Lama (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ota

Canton: Deux-Sevi

Arrondissement: Ajaccio

Department: Corsica

Region: Corsica

Postcode: 20150

Distance to Ota

from Ajaccio: 37 km

from Bastia: 76 km

from Calvi: 35 km

from Corte: 34 km

from Sartene: 73 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 Ota from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Evisa, Marignana, Partinello and Serriera.

This page in French: Visiter Ota