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From Calvi/Ile Rousse: Corsican Old Villages Day Tour

4.7 / 5

11 reviews

From Calvi/Ile Rousse: Corsican Old Villages Day Tour

From US$ 67.88 per person

Experience Corsica like you've never seen it before and discover the beautiful villages of the Balagne region. Learn about the history of Corsica as you drive along winding roads with stunning scenery and sweeping views of the Mediterranean.

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Free cancellation
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Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French
Pickup included
Your hotel in Calvi, Lumio, Algajola, Ile Rousse, Lozari
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover Sant' Antonino, one of the most beautiful villages in France
  • Learn about the history of Corsica as you explore hidden spots on the island
  • Enjoy a stop to cool off in the Mediterranean Sea
Full description
Get picked up from your accommodation in Calvi, Lumio, Algajola, Ile Rousse, or Lozari. Depart at 9 AM and drive to the most beautiful villages of the Balagne region, including Lumio, Sant'Antonino - certified as the "Most beautiful village in France", Pigna, Ile Rousse, Calenzana, and Monte Maggiore. Your guide will explain the story of Corsica island through the wonderful adventures of Pascal Paoli, father of democracy and the Corsican nation. Continue the adventure along the steep roads of Reginu Valley as you discover the secret villages perched on top of the rocky hilltop in the heart of untouched nature. During the day, the guide will share his passion and love for the island, and unveil its secrets as you embark on this unforgettable tour. Stop for lunch in a timeless setting, before cooling off in the waters of the Mediterranean. Return back to Calvi or Ile Rousse for 6 PM.
Includes
  • Transportation in a minivan
  • Guide
  • Lunch

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  • Water

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  • Open-toed shoes
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Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 11 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.9/5
  • Safety
    5/5

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A friendly personal tour

We visited some interesting and picturesque villages in a small friendly group. Our guide told us many useful facts about the area and Corsican history We had a long leisurely lunch in Lumio giving us an opportunity to discuss life with our French and English counterparts Our French friends learnt that cats like cheese ! A thoroughly enjoyable and informative trip

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September 15, 2019

Our guide serge was lovely. He really made the experience pleasurable. We saw wonderful villages and the pace was great even with a 8 year old. We had incredible lunch at Lumio, San Antonio and Pigna were gorgeous. Got a feeling of seeing the real Corsica with this tour! Totally worth the time and money.

June 20, 2019

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August 2, 2021

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