«the two sevi, which means “life territory” count many typical, splendid villages, plentiful natural, risk places, granite and volcanic landscapes. The coast has many terrains with vivid colors, falling sheer into the sea similar to the famous cliffs of Bonifacio.
The site of Porto Girolata is one of the most prestigious site in Calvi. It is designated by UNESCO and is the starting point of many trips at sea.
Embark for a sailing trip from Porto to admire the reservation of Scandola, a sanctuary of volcanic rocks that shelter local flora and fauna. You will go across the village of Girolata, protected by a XVIII th genoese blockhouse, the coves of Porto, the grottes of Capo Rosso will unveil their secrets. Back in Porto, the village in the backcountry are worth seeing such as the village of Piana, one of the must beautiful village in France, the forest of Aïtone, its loricio line trees, its natural fresh water swimming pool. Then pitch your sunshade on the famous beach of Arone or the hidden beach of Ficaglijola. A splendid road will make you discover the coves of Piana, the red columns designated by the UNESCO and its famous core of the coves.
Your journey is not finished yet…. so many marvels are in store, such as the wonderful gulf of Sagona which will please the drivers or else.
The village of Calvi overlooking the sea from its granite promontory. Take your time to visit its 2 churches and relax on its superb beaches, Pero, Stagnioli or Churmi
Before taking your plane or ship at Ajaccio stroll in the old town. You can visit Napoleon’s birth place. And if you have some time left, a last day in the bay of Porticcio will alleviate your nostalgia of departing.