Everyday , excursions by bus, with corsican drivers, are organised from every hotel in Ajaccio.
You can book it now or directly in your hotels , depending on your mood, weather forecast or anything else.
Here are the 5 excursions by bus from Ajaccio to the main touristic sites in Corsica.
Corsica, «a mountain in the sea ".
No sooner had he left Ajaccio and the coast than this expression was fast veryfied by the visitor who was high up, in the middle of a nice-smelling luxuriant vegetation.
On the cliff road overhanging the lake and the dam of Tolla, he will discover in this wonderfull landscape, the exuberance of the scrubland, its colors, its flavours and the charming villages hung on the side of the mountains, testimonies of a turbulent past.
Include: visit of an essential oil distillery.
By leaving Ajaccio, we go to Sartène where the experienced eye of Colomba watches peacefully over the gulf of Valinco.
After the Lion of Roccapina, the traveler reaches the end of the world: Bonifacio, city outside time, built on a 80 m high limestone table. Its impressive citadel dominating the sea and its seescape carved in the rock will amaze the travelers.
Halfway between Ajaccio and Bastia, Corte allows to the traveler to make a jump in the past.
In the bend of the narrow alleys, it will follow the trail of those who shaped the history of the island, Gaffory, Pascal Paoli, and he will immerse himself with the culture of a whole people, his identity and his history.
By visiting the eternal citadel, firmly hooked on a rocky peak, he will discover a prestigious panorama.
Guided tour of Corte by little train and entrance at the Museum of Corsica included.
Once he left Ajaccio, the visitor had discover the panoramic point of the San Bastiano pass.
It overhangs the gulf of Sagone which can be crossed by following the sea. The ascent continues to the Sevi pass where you can enjoy an obstructed view guaranteed on the valley of Vico to the gulf of Porto.
In the heart of a laricio pines and chestnut trees forest, the visitor will be guided to Evisa and the fantastic parade to the “gorges”of Spelunca.
Then discovery of the magic world of the “Calanques “ of Piana.
Supplement mini-cruise Scandola: 32 € / pers.(Imperative preliminary booking).
Go to the discovery of the corsican traditions, passing by the valley of Taravu. Very close to Ajaccio, discover the village of Zevaco: a corsica enthusiast will welcome you and will share his love for his native land with you.
During the afternoon in the village, you will go through a chestnut grove, will visit a pig breeding, a honey factory and a cooked porc meats workshop.
Let you drive in the alleys of the village, listen to its history, discover a know-how and do not leave without sampling the products of the farm.
A real meeting between Corsica and Corsican …
Include: guided tour of the village and the farm and the tasting of products