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A Caminata Tours

1 rue Bonaparte, 20137, Porto-Vecchio, Corsica, France
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Seeing Corsica from the inside

We loved our day. Francois is an excellent guide, knowledgeable about history, nature, politics... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
Cincytravelqueen
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Great way to get to know Corsica!

Francois tailor made for us (a family between the age of 10 -76 yrs of age) very different... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2016
anita w
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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A Caminata through his manager François Zamponi is a talented and respectable agency providing upmarket touristic and cultural tours with private chauffeur throughout one of the world's most beautiful Island: Corsica. Thanks to an 8 seats minivan, françois will allow you to discover the real and unspoken Corsica, its hidden treasures and secret roads with enlightened commentaries in a convivial mood and fluent english.
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14 Aug 2016
“Seeing Corsica from the inside”
8 Aug 2016
“Great way to get to know Corsica!”
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1 rue Bonaparte, 20137, Porto-Vecchio, Corsica, France
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

We loved our day. Francois is an excellent guide, knowledgeable about history, nature, politics. Visiting a knife maker was an interesting experience, seeing a knife made while we were there. After spectacular views and drive in the mountains and national parks, Francois sang and played...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2016

Francois tailor made for us (a family between the age of 10 -76 yrs of age) very different interesting tours, from exciting boating to mountain touring, hiking and a lovely evening out. We all had a super time, learned a lot and saw Corsica in...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Thanks François for showing beautiful Corsica! Really enjoyed the hiking, sailing, sightseeing, food&drinks and passionate story's! Mike&Liesbeth Highly recommend François as guide for your (sightseeing) trips at Corsica. His knowledge, local network, enthusiasmn and passion for the island stand for a unforgetable experience and will...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2016

If your in the position of hesitation, seriously, take this tour, it's the real deal. Francois is a truly open book and tells you any story about the island, the more you ask the more you will hear. So make sure you have all your...More

1  Thank lisettekampus
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Reviewed 15 May 2016

My husband and I booked a one day tour with François, guide and owner of A Caminata Tours, several months before our April 2016 trip to Corsica. François was very responsive to my emails, answering my questions and offering suggestions. It was easy to book...More

1  Thank cbouchard8
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Reviewed 13 May 2016

We consider ourselves "GlobeTrotters" and through the years we have met with good and not so good Tour Guides. Francois Zamponi, A Caminata, was "Brillant" He is dedicated to his profession. His knowledge of the Culture,History, Social, Political and Natural Resources of Corsica is explained...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2015

We had a spectacular tour of Corsica, thanks to our tour guide extraordinaire, Francois. My family of four with teenage sons 17 and 15 were able to visit Bonifacio, Porto Vecchio, Corte and Ajaccio in less than 3 days. He is very knowledgeable and provided...More

3  Thank marie c
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Reviewed 24 September 2014

My mother and I booked a tour with Caminata to visit the villiages in the moutains in Corsica. We had enjoyed the island during our stay but were very frustrated that we found it difficult to get off the beaten track. Thne we met Francois,...More

3  Thank Julie R
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Reviewed 9 August 2013

After reading the reviews about A Caminata Private Tours, we booked a one day tour. As requested, I paid our $200 deposit through paypal. On the morning our ship was to dock at 9:00 a.m. in Bonifacio, because of weather ,we were forced to dock...More

6  Thank funrazher
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François Z, Propriétaire at A Caminata Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2013

I thank Trip Advisor for offering myself this space to remind that the terms of sale of my excursions are sent before any reservation to every visitor who questions me by email from my website. These conditions mention effectively some limits for myself as well...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2013

Did not want to let more time pass before I raved about this charming, knowledgeable and passionate guide.We had a day stopover on a Windsurf cruise and Francois was perfect for the time we had. He talked us out of seeing the main city and...More

5  Thank mirike123
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Dear Mr Charles, I answered to your request directly on your email. Like I said, I would be very honoured to accompany you during your port of call in Corsica but I live and work only from Porto Vecchio (which is the other... More
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