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Les Calanche Cliffs

Corsica, France
+33 6 09 49 06 10
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Wow amazing

By boat it was amazing. Definitely see it. It looks so amazing and stunning definitely take... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Luke T
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awesome sight...

to find a parking spot in PORTO is challenging, but once you are there, book the 1 1/2 hour boat... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Erfurt
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Jupiter, Florida
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These gorgeous red cliffs tower over the Mediterranean.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“red rocks” (6 reviews)
“boat trip” (5 reviews)
“on foot” (3 reviews)
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Corsica, France
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+33 6 09 49 06 10
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By boat it was amazing. Definitely see it. It looks so amazing and stunning definitely take pictures

Thank Luke T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

to find a parking spot in PORTO is challenging, but once you are there, book the 1 1/2 hour boat sight seeing tour along the " Calanche Cliffs " We sat up front to take photos which is a great spot to see the cliffs....More

1  Thank Erfurt
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Amazing 250 million year old lava rocks in a beautiful red color. The teensy tiny road meanders through it, but beware of big busses and trucks! There are also nice hiking paths that start right outside of Piana. There is a nice little cafe at...More

1  Thank Craig T
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

The rock formations against the sea are just beautiful, photos don't do them justice. There are plenty of places on the road to park so that you can get a good view. My favourite town along the way was Zonza. The total km for our...More

Thank Kalvin L
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful area & very interesting rock formations. There are plenty of places on the road to park so that you can get a good view.

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Absolutely stunning coastal drive. Or even better cycle or motorcycle ride. We were lucky and had a sunny day and it was breathtaking. The rock formations against the sea are just beautiful, photos don't do them justice.

Thank Rowena999
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The day trip on the mountain roads to and from these distinctive cliffs is like driving in a 1960s James Bond movie. Heart stopping turns and views of mountains and beaches, mist covered peaks and somber towns perched on the edge of mountains. My favourite...More

Thank 849Jasper
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

It is definitely worth to drive through the D81 towards Piana. The view is astonishing and breathtaking. Do it early in the morning, there are fewer people, and take the time for a hike.

Thank Travelexpert3000
Reviewed 27 April 2017

For the lazy people like me, I recommend the trip from Piana to Porto. You will have on the right side of the road a lot of identation to stop your car to make pictures, or simply enjoy the environment. In this case, the doogs...More

1  Thank LexGrizzly
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We had the chance to see the Calanche cliffs both from land and fro the sea and it simply leaves you out of words. The huge red cliffs sculptured by millions of years of wind and rain running down into the crystal clear sea are...More

1  Thank Amnon F
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foodiefromDecatur
15 April 2017|
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Response from portolinea20150 | Property representative |
You can take the bus from Ajaccio to Porto every morning around 8 O'clock.
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