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6-Day Self-Drive Package Corsica at First Sight

6-Day Self-Drive Package Corsica at First Sight

6 Days/5 Nights From
AU$2,870 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Self-drive tourSelf-drive tour
  • France Region
    Corsica
  • Duration
    6 Days/5 Nights
  • Tour Code
    SDCFS062016
6 Days/5 Nights From
AU$2,870 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Self-drive tourSelf-drive tour
  • France Region
    Corsica
  • Duration
    6 Days/5 Nights
  • Tour Code
    SDCFS062016
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    AccommodationAccommodation 5-night accommodation in 4 star hotels including 4 nights in Ajaccio & 1 night in BonifacioCar rentalCar rental 6-day car rental from Ajaccio to AjaccioItineraryItinerary Self-drive tour of Corsica from Ajaccio to AjaccioMealsMeals Daily breakfast & 2 lunchesMapsMaps Road book with all the necessary information and 24/7 assistance DrinkDrink Welcome aperitif included

Summary

Corsica is a mountainous island in the Mediterranean sea with lots of historical and cultural attractions. You can enjoy the beaches or get a coast and country tour. Corsica has everything!

Itinerary

Day 1,  Ajaccio: Arrival

Pick up your rental car and transfer to your 4-star hotel.

Day 2, Visit of Piana (1 hour and 30 minutes, 70 km)

During the journey, you discover the unique Calanche de Piana, rated of global interest by UNESCO, very picturesque because of the morphology and the red color of the rocks changing according to the weather! We propose the lunch in a Cargese restaurant with a beautiful panoramic seaview ( includes the products of a famous ice cream maker!) Cargese with its 2 churches built opposite, one is Greek! One is catholic! Arrival in Ajaccio. Hotel****

Day 3, Corte and the Restonica (1 hour & 31 minutes, 80 km)

We head today for the centre of the island and Corte, the historic hotspot that Pasquale Paoli (the 17th century Corsican resistance leader) declared the capital of the newly independent Corsica. A country road lined with pine trees leads the way into the romantic Restonica valley. Recharge your batteries in the most picturesque of mountain scenery as you follow the footpath to Melo and Capitello Lakes. Hotel****

Day 4, Tour of Ajaccio

In the morning, discover the local products the market stalls, on the palm trees Square. Visit of the imperial town Ajaccio with an English speaking guide, the house of Napoleon. Relaxing afternoon in the pedestrians streets : Rue Fesch, Cours Napoleon. Or excursion with boat to the famous Sanguinaire Island.

Day 5, Bonifacio (2 hours & 30 minutes, 130 km)

Bonifacio, in the extreme south of Corsica. a stop in the main prehistoric site of Filitosa which has the particularity to have a unique collection of statues menhirs (many of them with anthropomorphic shapes (human). Visit of the Citadel and boat visit to see the spectacular view of Bonifacio settled on the white cliffs !. Lunch in Bonifacio and try the succulent Aubergines à la Bonifacienne! or the famous fish soup! NIght in Bonifacio hotel****. 

Day 6, Ajaccio

Departure to Sardinia from Bonifacio by boat or (Ajaccio airport, Figari airport, Bastia airport).

Inclusions

  • 5 nights with breakfast in 4-star hotels (Sea view superior room)
  • Lunch on Day 2 and 3
  • Welcome aperitif (offered)
  • Car rental for the period
  • Phone assistance
  • Rroad book with all the ncessary information

Exclusions

  • Insurance
  • Dinners
  • Lunches except on days 2 and 3
  • Transfer by plane to Ajaccio

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