50 days in Corsica Itinerary

50 days in Corsica Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kuwait City
Fly + Drive:  15 h
1
Porto
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Calvi
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Bastia
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Corte
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Ajaccio
— 9 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Propriano
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Porto-Vecchio
— 9 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Kuwait City

6
nights
Porto

Porto ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Porto: Piana (Plage de Ficajola, D81, &more), Cargese (Eglise de l'Assomption dite < Latine >, Torra d'Omigna, &more) and Sentier du Facteur (in Girolata).

For maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Porto day trip planning tool.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Porto is an approximately 15.5- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kuwait City in September: high temperatures in Porto hover around 31°C and lows are around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to drive to Calvi.

Things to do in Porto

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Piana, Cargese, Corsica, Sentier du Facteur, Beach of Bussaglia
Find places to stay Sep 4 — 10:
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Les Calanche Cliffs ©
Les Calanche Cliffs
Nature Reserve of Scandola ©
Nature Reserve of Scandola
Calanques de Piana ©
Calanques de Piana

6
nights
Calvi

Calvi is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.It is the seat of the Canton of Calvi, which contains Calvi and one other commune, Lumio. Get out of town with these interesting Calvi side-trips: Corbara (Plage de Bodri, Musee Prive Guy Savelli, &more), Ile Rousse (Phare de la Pietra & Marche Couvert) and Galeria (Vallée du Fango & Galeria Marina). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Citadelle de Calvi, explore the ancient world of Village abandonné d'Occi, head outdoors with Plage de Lozari, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Calvi trip planner.

You can drive from Porto to Calvi in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. September in Calvi sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Bastia.

Things to do in Calvi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Ile Rousse, Corbara, Galeria, Plage de Lozari, Eglise de la Sainte-Trinite et de Saint Jean-Baptiste
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 16:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Citadelle de Calvi ©
Citadelle de Calvi
Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra ©
Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra

6
nights
Bastia

Bastia ©
Bastia is a French commune in the Haute-Corse department of France located in the north-east of the island of Corsica at the base of Cap Corse. Change things up with these side-trips from Bastia: Marine d'Albo (in Ogliastro), Poterie du Nebbio (in Oletta) and Nonza Beach (in Nonza). There's much more to do: make a trip to Le vieux port, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Jean Baptiste, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mont Sant Angelo.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bastia trip itinerary site.

Getting from Calvi to Bastia by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Corte.

Things to do in Bastia

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Centuri, Plage de Cala Genovese, Parc Galea, Mont Sant Angelo, Ranch U Tragulinu
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 22:
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Nonza Beach ©
Nonza Beach
Le vieux port ©
Le vieux port
Scuba & Snorkeling

7
nights
Corte

Corte ©
Corte tourism is based on the region's mountainous terrain, ensuring plenty of photo opps and outdoor activities.
Venture out of the city with trips to Ranch u Niolu a Cavallu (in Albertacce), Pozzines d'Ese (in Bastelica) and Monte Renoso (in Bocognano). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Lac du Melo, make a trip to L'Arche de Corte, delve into the lush surroundings at Foret de Vizzavona, and trek along Gorges de la Restonica.

To see more things to do and tourist information, read our Corte trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bastia to Corte takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Corte are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ajaccio.

Things to do in Corte

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Corsica, Aleria, Ranch u Niolu a Cavallu, Gorges de l'Asco, Eglise de la Nativite de Casamaciolli
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 29:
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Gorges de la Restonica ©
Gorges de la Restonica
Lac du Melo ©
Lac du Melo
Lac de Nino ©
Lac de Nino

9
nights
Ajaccio

Ajaccio ©
With a dreamy location on the west coast of the French Mediterranean island of Corsica, Ajaccio is a mecca of seaside summer tourism.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ajaccio: Golfe de Lava (in Appietto), Lac de Tolla (in Tolla) and Le Jardin des Abeilles (in Ocana). There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, get interesting insight from Tours, head outdoors with Canyoning Corse, and hike along Sentier des Douaniers.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ajaccio online itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Corte to Ajaccio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Ajaccio are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Propriano.

Things to do in Ajaccio

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Coti-Chiavari, Porticcio, Pietrosella, Golfe de Lava, Lac de Tolla
Find places to stay Sep 29 — Oct 8:
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning Corse ©
Canyoning Corse
Scuba & Snorkeling
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

6
nights
Propriano

Propriano ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Propriano: Alta Rocc'Anes (in Serra-di-Scopamene), Plateau de Coscione (in Aullene) and Zonza (Aiguilles de Bavella (Bavella Needles) & Trou de la Bombe). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Plage De Roccapina, stroll through Sentier de l’Uomo Di Cagna, make a trip to Les sites de Cucuruzzu et de Capulla, and trek along Tour Genoise De Capanella.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Propriano tour builder site.

Drive from Ajaccio to Propriano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can drive to Porto-Vecchio.

Things to do in Propriano

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Serra-di-Ferro, Sartene, Zonza, Sentier de l’Uomo Di Cagna, Alta Rocc'Anes
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 14:
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Aiguilles de Bavella (Bavella Needles) ©
Aiguilles de Bavella (Bavella Needles)
Plateau de Coscione ©
Plateau de Coscione
Trou de la Bombe ©
Trou de la Bombe

9
nights
Porto-Vecchio

Porto-Vecchio ©
Porto-Vecchio is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Porto-Vecchio: Gorges of the Solenzara River (in Sari-Solenzara), Bonifacio (Plage du Grand Sperone, Grottes de Bonifacio, &more) and Piscines Naturelles de Cavu (in Sainte Lucie De Porto Vecchio). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Plage de Palombaggia, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage Porto Novo, steep yourself in history at Bonifacio Citadel, and take some stellar pictures from Castello D'araggio.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Porto-Vecchio trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Propriano to Porto-Vecchio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Porto-Vecchio, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 23rd (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Porto-Vecchio

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Bonifacio, Pianottoli-Caldarello, Gorges of the Solenzara River, U Porcu RANGER, Piscines Naturelles de Cavu
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Plage de Palombaggia ©
Plage de Palombaggia
Plage de Santa Giulia ©
Plage de Santa Giulia
Bonifacio Citadel ©
Bonifacio Citadel

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