* France – Corsica with French DMC
Period : April, May, June, September, October
Reference : 09B141
Prix : 415€ Ask for a quote
Our DMC team propose you here an amazing tour in this beautiful island with its breathtaking mountain scenery and its hilltop villages, its fabulous unspoilt coastlines, its Genoese architecture and its friendly locals. Corse‘s really a destination for groups and mostly.
D1 Nice / Bastia
Lunch on the port of Nice before embarking on a ferry for an afternoon on the boat to Corsica. Arrival in Bastia at around 7p.m. Dinner and accommodation in the area.
D2 Bastia / Corte / Calvi (150 km)
Guided visit of Bastia and its citadel. Depart for Corte passing by Ponte Leccia and its Genoese bridge. Lunch of local dishes : cold meats, cannelloni and brocciu fritters, wild boar casserole with local cheese. Visit of the citadel of Corte on a small train. Dinner and accommodation in the region of Rousse Island.
D3 Calvi and the Artisans of Balagne (70 km)
Visit of Calvi, birthplace of Christopher Columbus and home to a Genoese Citadel. Lunch. Depart for Balagne along the Artisan’s route, a craft trail where you can visit workshops and buy the wares of local artists. Visit of an oil mill and a winery. Return to the hotel. Dinner. Accommodation.
D4 Porto / Calanque de Piana / Ajaccio (170 km)
Depart for Porto. Lunch. Depart for Ajaccio. Travel along the coast and pass through Cargèse and Sagone, taking a break in Piana to admire the breathtaking views of its bays. Guided tour of Ajaccio on the trace of Napoleon. Admire the amazing views of the Sanguinaires Islands. Dinner and accommodation in the region of Ajaccio.
D5 Cliffs of Bonifacio / Bastia (300 km)
Depart for Bonifacio. On option, a small train ride to visit the ramparts on the splendid limestone cliffs. Lunch. Boat trip around the caves and cliffs of Bonifacio. Onwards towards Bastia. Dinner at the restaurant, then embark for Toulon. Night on board in cabins.
D6 Toulon / Your town
Breakfast of your choice on board. Arrival at the port of Toulon at around 7 a.m. On option, visits and lunch in Aix.
Crossing for coach and passengers : seats for the day crossing, cabins for the return journey with en suite bathroom for 4
Full Board (excluding drinks) in 2/3 star hotel or holiday home from lunch D1 to dinner D5
Guided visit (2h-excluding entry) : Bastia, AjaccioSmall train to Corte (35 mn)
Boat in Bonifacio (1h)
visit : oil mill, cave avec dégustation
Coach tour Corsica :
Individual room (4 nights – maximum 10 % du group) : 108 €
Per meal : 1/4 wine 3.30 €, coffee 1.70 €
cabin int. indiv (return) : 50 €
cabin int. for 3 (return) : 9 € /pers
cabin int. for 2 (return) : 20 € /pers
Breakfast on ferry : 6 €
Museum in Corsica : 3 €
Small train to Bastia or Bonifacio : 6,5 € /town
Evening Corse guitars and songs : 510 € /group