we need to travel from porto to ajjacio on the 4th septembre. do you have any suggestions?
Thank you in advance
Hi, we are 2 people travelling to Corsica from June 7-14, 2017. We will arrive in Bonifacio from Sardinia and will return to Sardinia. We will have a rental car the whole time. So would this path work well or is it too rushed?
June 7 Overnight in Propriana
June 8 Overnight in Ajaccio
June 9 Overnight in Porto
June 10 Overnight in Corte
June 11 Overnight in Calvi
June 12 Overnight in Bastia
June 13 Overnight in Bonifacio
Would appreciate any recommendations on good B&B in any of these places.
Can anyone tell me the name of a reputable and reasonably priced private guide for Corsica, France? Name and email and phone would be helpful. .The ones I have contacted seem to be asking unreasonable prices.
I can’t believe that there is only one ferry per week connecting the two islands. Where could I search for that again?
We are a couple, arriving in bastia on 2nd of August for 5 days. we dont speak french and are not willing to drive. We are interessted in Beaches, and sea activities mainly, What would be the most suitable itinerary for us with public transport?
We are planning 3 weeks for Corsica and Sardinia. Idea is to fly into Corsica and out of Sardinia (or vice versa). But can anyone please advice on the most logical thing to do with the rental car? Can we collect in Corsica and hand in in Sardinia, to save the travel back time and ferry costs?
For short: travel-time is June '16, family of 4 (2 kids of 2 and 4 yrs), have own car-seats with us.
Can I catch a bus from Bonifacio to Ajaccio end September 2016?
Where is the ferry port for ferries to Sardinia and which is the nearest port in Sardinia.
I plan for 10-14 days vacations starting 2nd week of September and would like to decide btw. Corsica and Sardinia. Any insight to help my decision will be appreciated. For both places I assume that I will fly (from Israel) to Italy or France and take a ferry to one of the islands.
Any ideas for places to visit by car on this journey?
Does someone know what the costs are for a taxi from Bastia Airport to Port Bonefacio?
Hi, I am arriving in Bastia on the 12th of July for 6 days with my girlfriend. We hope to hire a scooter for our stay. I don't really want to book accommodation in advance as we want our plans to be flexible. We want a couple of days in the mountians and a couple by the ocean. My question is do you think it will ok to find accommodation at this time of year without too much trouble?
What to do and see in Corsica with a 4yr old girl?
I will be in Ajaccio on 10, 11 and 12 June. I had planned to do day trips with Authentic Tours after reading rave reviews, but they are already booked out and my only hope is a cancellation. Most disappointing. Can anyone suggest another reliable company to take me on day trips? Is it possible to hire a private (safe) driver? I definitely want to go to Bonifacio, and was also considering Corte, and Piana and Scandola, but I'm open to suggestion. I don't want to drive myself. If I leave things until my arrival and just go to the tourist bureau, I'm worried I might miss out altogether. I'm happy to do train and boat trips too, as long as they are day trips from Ajaccio. Looking forward to hearing your suggestions.
I will be travelling to Corsica in May. I'd like to buy a prepaid mobile sim in Bonifacio for phonecalls and data. Could someone suggest the best place to buy a sim and the company with the best mobile coverage on the island?
I would appreciate any advice.
We are planning our holidays for the last week of August and We have choosen Porto Veccio to spend one week there.
I ´ve searched the ferry prices and they are quite expensive (500-600euros) for a car w/ 4 people...
My doubt is if normally the prices increases close to the dates or perhaps could make offerts??
By other hand, is any direct ferry to Porto Veccio from France? Because in directferries shows the destination but not timetable.
Can anyone advise me the first train or bus from Ajaacio to Calvi, we will be arriving 07 Aug at night. We would like to travell that night direct to Calenzana, but having been before I don't think it will be possible. I thought maybe a mini bus taxi but don't have any contacts or information. Any help would be great help
Can I book online a boat trip in Bonifacio? Thanks.
We love Corsica and in August this will be our tenth visit. We are staying 6 days in the south near Pinarellu and then 7 days in the Balagne in Speloncato. We need to stay somewhere in the middle for one night between rentals. We are 2 adults and 3 kids (6,8,9) and we love nature and river walks. Any ideas welcome!
I will be traveling to Italy, and would like to know if anyone knows what website to visit for info on the local buses here in Bastia, or if anyone knows the hours of the local buses here in Bastia (I live by Furiani village). Thank you so much :-)
where to eat in Bonifacio? Lunch and dinner
Hi can anyone suggest where near Figari airport or Bonifacio we can find a large (ideally hyper) supermarket? We went a few years ago and spent a lot of money in local small supermarkets.
Also are the large supermarkets closed on sundays?
I will stay in Il Rouse this summer and will travel without a car.
Does anyone know how to get from Il Rouse to Bastia?
Thank you in advance!
Planning a trip for two to Corsica, we would like to see the beaches and towns, and the mountains, and are willing to spend a week or so in one location before travelling to another for a few days. Neither of us can drive and we haven't been able to find any obvious bus/train routes that might take us inland. Is there anywhere at all where we can find the best of both worlds, or is there any public transport that might get us from one to the other?
We had been looking at Aiguilles de Bavella and Bonifacio, just to give you an idea of the sort of thing we were after but are more than flexible on similar locations. Cheers for all your help.
Hi there !
So, I'm planning a trip in Corsica with my boyfriend and I have no idea where to go, what to do. In fact, I'm not good at planning so I was wondering if any of you had some advices ?
I found the way to go there, by boat, but I have no idea where to stay ! Wich part of the Island do you recommand ? And do you have any activity in mind that isn't too expensive ?
Thanks very much !
how does it cost a cheap car and motorbike for a day?and a week card for train or bus!in July!can i do free camping?
!please answer soon!thanks!
We are planning to go to corsica either end of June or mid July for a week.
Looks like the cheapest flights will be to Ajjacio.
I will be 6 months pregnant then.
My questions are:
1 Is corsica a good holiday option for someone that is pregnant? What is the temperarure like June/July?
2. Any suggestions on Itinery for 6/7 days....(starting in Ajjacio)? Idea is to just have a nice relaxing holiday with my husband, I love beaches.
What options of a return airport transfer (Ajaccio-Porto Vecchio), for a family of 2 adults+2 small children, do we have? What would be the costs, or where could we find them?
Flights arrive and depart around 11:00 am
I'd love to get your input on our itinerary. Are we missing anything we should see and do? And/or are the distances we're travelling too far to make this a nice vacation?
We are a family of 3 traveling to Corsica and Italy over the dates of August 22nd - September 1st. We fly into Nice and will take the ferry to Ajaccio. We spend 2 nights at the Radission Blu hotel and will not rent a car for these two days instead opt to visit on foot. Is this doable in this area or do we need a car to get around? If we don't need a car we planned to rent on the day we depart Ajaccio and drive through Sartene stop for lunch do some hiking along the way and take our time. We'll stop oi Bonifaccio and then look for a hotel in the Porto Vechio/Bonifaccio area. We'll spend 2 nights in this area with our rental car so we can driver to beaches, hikes and the like. We plan to take a ferry from Porto Vechio to Naples (if there is one) and then spend 3 days along the Amalfi coast. We then take the train up to Rome where we'll spend the night of September 1st in a hotel and depart for home on an early morning flight September 2nd.
Any comments or suggestions are welcomed.
I have looked everywhere for a ferry that runs from Porto Vechio to Naples in the summer months. There is a line showing on Google maps as an established route and when I Google search this it comes up. However, I have not been able to find anywhere to book this. Is this a valid route?