Mountains & Villages of Corsica

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4.5 Based on 39 Reviews
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  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Group
  • age requirement 16+ yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Bocognano, France
  • Ends Bocognano, France
Tour with Flexible Booking Policy
  • Change dates It is free to change your tour start date within 30 days of departure.
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Diverse landscapes and impressive mountain sceneryFree day to explore the old capital Corte, or to relax on the beach at AjaccioBeautifully located familyrun hotel
Starting and ending in Bocognano, the trip Mountains & Villages Of Corsica is a guided trekking trip that takes 8 days. You will travel through Corsica, Bocca Palmente, Bocognano and 3 other destinations in France. Mountains & Villages Of Corsica is a small group trip which includes accommodation, transport and others.

Caught between France and Italy, yet with its own cuisine, culture and language, Corsica is a land of dramatic beauty. With the sandy beaches of the Mediterranean just 40km from the island’s pink granite peaks, Corsica offers a range of different terrain in a small and diverse island full of surprises. Based in the village of Bocognano, the quaint mountain railway gives easy access to some of the island’s best walking routes, covering mountain passes, rockpools and pine forests from the central highlands to the sea.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS
4.5 - Excellent
Based on 39 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • On Sep 28 2019
5 - Excellent
A wonderful adventure
“The week was full of outstanding beauty, different terrains, rock pools to swim in, bird life and flowers”
  • Anonymous
  • On Sep 27 2019
5 - Excellent
Amazing Holiday
“This was my first walking holiday. Martin Goddard is an exceptional guide. The whole holiday was very well organised from start to finish. The walks were as described and the scenery was amazing. The group were fantastic, very supportive and great fun. Highly recommended.”
  • Anonymous
  • On Sep 22 2019
5 - Excellent
What a Fantastic Island, what Fantastic People
“Corsica has all that you could want for adventurers on a Mediterranean island. Mountains, forests, wildlife, plants and a way of life adapted to the environment.”
  • Anonymous
  • On Sep 21 2019
4 - Very Good
A great trip
“First Exodus holiday and a great experience.”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Start Bocognano.
  • Day 2: Train to Tavera; Woodland walk to ancient menhir (standing stone). Train back to Bocognano; Circular walk to Cascade du Voile de la Mariee. 
  • Day 3:  Train journey to Vivario; walk to Tattone and onto the Vecchio River where it may be possible to swim. Ascend to Vizzavona and train to Bocognano. 
  • Day 4: Train to Corte; walk along the rugged Tavignano valley and back to the historic town of Corte. Return by train to Bocognano
  • Day 5: Free day for an optional trip by train to Ajaccio and its beaches, or to relax in Bocognano.
  • Day 6: Train to Vizzavona from where we enjoy a walk along the famous GR20 to Bocca Palmente.
  • Day 7: Walk directly from the hotel to the Gravona River; walk along the Gorge of Richjusa and back to Bocognano.
  • Day 8: End Bocognano.
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • 7 nights in a family-run hotel with en suite facilities5 days centre-based walking; 1 free dayGroup normally 4 to 16, plus leaderWell-marked trails, often rocky and unevenAltitude maximum 1650m, average 800m ,All breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinnersAll accommodation (see accommodation section)All transport and listed activitiesTour leader throughoutFlights from London (if booking incl. flights)
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to/from Bocognano are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Mountains & Villages of Corsica tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Mountains & Villages of Corsica tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 29 September 2021, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 29 September 2021, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Mountains & Villages of Corsica tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this Mountains & Villages of Corsica tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • An average group size of maximum 10 people have been implemented on this tour to protect against COVID-19. Local authority requirements will furthermore be followed.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and sanitizing has been implemented on this package tour. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will furthermore be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • Several COVID-19 distancing measures have been adopted on this package tour to keep travellers safe.
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