Mountains & Villages of Corsica

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4.6 Based on 53 Reviews
  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 16-99 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-7845
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
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  • Starts Bocognano, France
  • Ends Bocognano, France
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Enjoy diverse landscapes and impressive mountain scenery
  • Spend a free day exploring the old capital, Corte, or relaxing on the beach at Ajaccio
  • Stay at a beautifully located family-run hotel
The trip "Mountains & Villages Of Corsica" starts from and ends in Bocognano. It is a trekking and hiking tour that takes 8 days taking you through Poggio, Corsica and Ucciani in France. "Mountains & Villages Of Corsica" is a guided small group trip that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Caught between France and Italy, yet with its own cuisine, culture and language, Corsica is a land of dramatic beauty. With sandy Mediterranean beaches just 25mi (40km) from pink-granite peaks, it offers a range of terrains in a small, diverse island full of surprises. Based in the village of Bocognano, the quaint mountain railway gives easy access to some of the best walking routes on the island, covering mountain passes, rockpools and pine forests in the central highlands.
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 walk along the GR20 to Bocca Palmente
  • Day 7: Walk 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
  • All accommodation
Meals
  • All breakfasts, fives lunches, six dinners
Transport
  • All transport and listed activities
Guide
  • Tour leader throughout
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Travel insurance
  • Single accommodation (available on request)
  • Visas or vaccinations
CUSTOMER REVIEWS
4.6 - Excellent
Based on 53 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • On Jun 10 2024
5 - Excellent
Excellent walking holiday
Corsica was much more mountainous and greener than we had expected. The walks were through beautiful countryside and it was great fun using the local railway to start/end some of the walks. Most of the paths were good, but some... Read more
  • Anonymous
  • On Jan 02 2023
5 - Excellent
A wonderful trip in beautiful landscapes
A great week in a beautiful place with excellent food, a charming hotel and a fun leader. All you could ask for...
  • Anonymous
  • On Jun 28 2022
5 - Excellent
Highly recommended
After waiting 2 years it was good to eventually be able to go on this trip. The organisation was perfect, and although only 2* the stay was in a traditional family hotel with friendly staff, a clean and comfortable room, and a... Read more
  • Anonymous
  • On Jun 10 2022
5 - Excellent
Superb Holiday
It’s great when all the elements for a superb holiday come together:- hotel, food, walks, scenery, weather, the other walkers, and the guides - a wonderful holiday in a lovely location.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Mountains & Villages of Corsica tour. You can cancel the tour up to 93 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 92 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 15 September 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 15 September 2024, a deposit of 25% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 92 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. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.

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 traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

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