Piana tourism and travel guide

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

Piana is on the island of Corsica.

Important note

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

Tourist classifications for Piana include "most beautiful village".

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Porto at 6 km and Ota at 9 km.

Piana, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Calanche de Piana

Calanche de Piana

Scenery less than one km (direction north-west), in the Corse-du-Sud department

The calanche de Piana, red cliffs plunging to the Mediterranean, is one of the...

See Calanche de Piana guide


at 6 km (direction east-north-east), in the Corse-du-Sud department

Porto is a small port town surrounded by the Calanques de Piana, the Scandola...

See Porto guide


at 9 km (direction east-north-east), in the Corse-du-Sud department

Ota is a village in south-west Corsica, near the Mediterranean and surrounded by mountains...

See Ota guide


at 14 km (direction east), in the Corse-du-Sud department

Evisa is a traditional granite village in the beautiful scenery of the west of...

See Evisa guide
Gorges de Spelunca

Gorges de Spelunca

Scenery at 14 km (direction east), in the Corse-du-Sud department

The Gorges de Spelunca in west Corsica is a lovely river valley that passes...

See Gorges de Spelunca guide


Seaside resort at 31 km (direction south), in the Corse-du-Sud department

Capo-di-Feno, west of Ajaccio is home to two of the loveliest beaches in the...

See Capo-di-Feno guide
Restonica Valley

Restonica Valley

Scenery at 33 km (direction east), in the Haute-Corse department

The Valley of the Restonica includes the lovely Restonica gorges as well as a...

See Restonica Valley guide


at 35 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Corse department

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

See Calenzana guide


at 36 km (direction south-south-east), in the Corse-du-Sud department

One of the largest towns in Corsica, Ajaccio has a lovely harbour and old...

See Ajaccio guide


Seaside resort at 38 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Corse department

A very popular town with visitors, the resort of Calvi with its citadel also...

See Calvi guide


Island at 40 km (direction south), in the Corse-du-Sud department

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

See Iles-Sanguinaires guide


at 40 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Corse department

Montemaggiore is a very small village in the Balagne region of Corsica, with a...

See Montemaggiore guide


Seaside resort at 43 km (direction south-south-east), in the Corse-du-Sud department

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

See Porticcio guide


at 43 km (direction east), in the Haute-Corse department

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

See Corte guide

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More information about Piana, Corsica

Tourist attractions near Piana, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Corse (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle de Saint-Pierre et Saint-Paul (Lumio) (40km)
  • Eglise de la Trinité et de San Giovanni (Aregno) (44km)
  • Eglise de San Michele (Castirla) (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Lama (58km)

Geography and distances

Piana is on the island of Corsica.

(General information: Piana is 36 kilometres from Ajaccio and 84 kilometres from Bastia).

Geographical Information

Commune: Piana

Canton: Deux-Sevi

Arrondissement: Ajaccio

Department: Corsica

Region: Corsica

Postcode: 20115

Distance to Piana

from Ajaccio: 36 km

from Bastia: 84 km

from Calvi: 38 km

from Corte: 43 km

from Sartene: 74 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 Piana from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found no other towns and villages within

This page in French: Visiter Piana