Corsica Cape to Cape main pictures
Corsica Cape to Cape main pictures

Corsica Cape to Cape

The whole natural beauty of Corsica during a glorious cycling week. Starting from Bastia we'll cruise to the extreme North, then we'll pedal counter clock wise, staying by the ocean all way down, capturing the best ever views you could imagine.

Highlights


Cape Corse breathtaking cliffs

Cape Corse breathtaking cliffs

The Desert of Agriates

The Desert of Agriates

The bay of Porto

The bay of Porto

The stunning Calanques of Piana

The stunning Calanques of Piana

Day to Day

B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner;
1Bastia, arrival dayD
2from Bastia to Saint Florent85 kmB L D
3from Saint Florent to Calvi95 kmB L D
4from Calvi to Porto95 kmB L
5from Porto to Porticcio100 kmB L D
6from Porticcio to Propriano60 kmB L
7from Propriano to Bonifacio (S.ta Teresa Gallura)85 kmB L D
8Arrivederci!B

Tour Map

Map of Corsica Cape to Cape

Day 1: Arrival in Bastia

Bienvenue en Corsica!
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Starting with quintessential Mediterranean charme with a warm-up ride along the northern coast of Bastia, and celebrating our first day in the Mediterranean with an aperitif featuring ice cold Petra beer, a true symbol of Corsica!

Overnight: Bastia
Included: Dinner

Day 2: Bastia to Saint Florent

Circumnavigating the Corsican Finger
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This is such a beautiful landscape, offering majestic views of Nonza village with its long black sandy beach, the neat Patrimonio vineyards and the relaxed Saint Florent with its lively marina.

Overnight: Saint-Florent
Included: Breakfast

Day 3: Saint Florent to Calvi

From remote sceneries to the elegant Calvi
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We start with a long yet very gentle climb across the wild Desert of Agriates, and inland again to the scenic villages nestled in a natural amphitheater facing the sea.
At the top of this hill we'll have the whole view of the bay and the classy Calvi.

Overnight: Calvi
Included: Breakfast

Day 4: Calvi to Porto

All shades of Granite
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As soon as we'll leave Calvi we'll start with a rolling ride along an untouched coastline then reaching the majestic lookout point of Col di Palmarella. Our stage ends at the lovely hamlet of Porto carved into red rocks.

Overnight: Porto
Included: Breakfast

Day 5: Porto to Porticcio

And now all the shapes of Granite!
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We begin with an absolute landmark of Corsica: Les Calanches de Piana, bizarre and magnificent rock formations. A long climb takes us to solitary mountain hamlets, hitting the coast back on the bay of touristy Porticcio.

Overnight: Porticcio
Included: Breakfast

Day 6: Porticcio to Propriano

Mysterious Archaeology and lively Propriano
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This is the shortest ride of the week, yet offering some cheeky rolling hills The highlight of the day is the fascinating prehistorical place of Filitosa, hosting twenty Menhir statues, carved about 3300 years ago.

Overnight: Propriano
Included: Breakfast Dinner

Day 7: Propriano to Bonifacio

Going out in a Blaze of Glory
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The last ride is nothing less than epic, it is almost meditative, immersed in a shady oak forest. Tha last granite plateau by the coast introduces us to Bonifacio and its limestone cliff.

Overnight: Bonifacio
Included: Breakfast Dinner

Day 8: Departure from Bonifacio

Leaving the Island of Beauty

We'd suggest to spend a resting day in this romantic village, if you can't because of your schedule, then consider that Corsica has three airports: Figari, Ajaccio and Bastia. We are sure you'll be back in the Med with us, ciao Amici!

Overnight: Bonifacio
Included: Breakfast

Bikes

You can bring your own bike or rent one from us, we offer great bikes from selected Italian and international brands: road bikes, leisure cycling, mountain bikes, e-bikes, all in perfect working conditions. We'll find the best solution for you during the tour customization.

This is a Sample tour

These itineraries are original tours created for real guests, so you may want something different specifically designed to suit your own wishes.
The price of every tour is available upon requests, and varies by time of year, number of guests and level of guiding.
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