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Mountains & Villages of Corsica - Exodus Travels
8 days

Mountains & Villages of Corsica

From Ajaccio to Ajaccio
Tour Operator:
Exodus Travels
Max group size:
16
Age range:
16 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
33514
From
US $1,399
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Itinerary

Start and end in Ajaccio! With the hiking & trekking tour Mountains & Villages of Corsica, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Ajaccio, France and 6 other destinations in France. Mountains & Villages of Corsica includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Start Bocognano.
  2. 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. 
  3. 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.  
  4. Day 4: Train to Corte; walk along the rugged Tavignano valley and back to the historic town of Corte. Return by train to Bocognano
  5. Day 5: Free day for an optional trip by train to Ajaccio and its beaches, or to relax in Bocognano.
  6. Day 6: Train to Vizzavona from where we enjoy a walk along the famous GR20 to Bocca Palmente.
  7. Day 7: Walk directly from the hotel to the Gravona River; walk along the Gorge of Richjusa and back to Bocognano.
  8. Day 8: End Bocognano.
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Where You'll Stay

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  • A
    · October 04, 2013
    Fabulous scenery, great walks, beautiful scents of the maquis, excellent guide (Rudi) etc. etc. Everything I had hoped Corsica would be, and so much more. The trip has inspired me to dot THE big one next year, the GR20. Can't wait !!!What was the most... Show more
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  • A
    · September 17, 2013
    Overall a very good trip, dramatic mountain scenery with a good friendly guide called Suzie. Enjoyed using the local trains to get to starts of some of the walks, and particularly enjoyed the welcome breaks she gave us for bathing/paddling in the... Show more
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  • A
    · July 31, 2013
    A good week of walking in a mountain landscape using the scenic mountain railway to access most walks. What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?The view from my hotel window and from the train windows.Walking in the mountains and river... Show more
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    · July 02, 2013
    A very good week of walking on a beautiful, and to us, surprisingly green, island.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?The views of the snow-capped peaks and rocky outcrops, sometimes glimpsed through trees, the beautiful natural rock... Show more
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  • A
    · January 20, 2013
    A most enjoyable holiday: wonderful scenery, good variety of walks, excellent leader, great company and lovely sunny hot weather most of the time.  Comfortable hotel, within easy walking distance of the village bakery and a good bar, as well as being... Show more
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  • A
    · January 06, 2013
    An excellent walking holiday the tone of which was set on the first afternoon when we all went for 'trial' walk to assess our abilities - a sound idea.  We got to know the group from the very start which set the scene for the rest of the week.  What was... Show more
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  • A
    · January 06, 2013
    Satisfies the desire to climb mountains on an island with a colourful history of bandits especially before the rule of its most famous son, Napoleon, without sacrificing the comforts of a family run hotel or the pleasures of the local village bar and... Show more
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  • A
    · January 02, 2013
    Excellent hotel with great food. Atmospheric village in a remote spot. Great scenery. Very friendly people in the group, we all got on well.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?The beautiful woods and views from the mountains sides.... Show more
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  • A
    · October 01, 2012
    This was well up there with the best walking holidays I have been on. There really was nothing to criticise and even the weather was as close to perfect as you are ever likely to get in the mountains.What was the most inspirational moment of your... Show more
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  • A
    · September 19, 2012
    Excellent holiday - spectacular scenery, good company, friendly welcoming hotel with good food, skilled group leader.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?The view from the top of the hill on the last day - and sense of achievement in... Show more
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8 days
Mountains & Villages of Corsica
From Ajaccio to Ajaccio
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