Day 1 - Propriano
Arrive in Corsica, collect a hire car and drive to the coast of the Golfe of Valinco and the seaside town of Propriano. En route you could walk to the tower at Capu di Muro, discover the sublime beach at Cupabia or explore the neolithic sites at Filitosa or Cauria. Time to explore the town before choosing your restaurant on the harbour. Stay at 3* Hotel, Propriano on a B&B Basis.
Day 2 – Tizzano to Senetosa
Drive via the town of Sartene to its tiny port at Tizzano to arrive at the trailhead. You won’t see your luggage tonight and you will need to carry in provisions for meals. This is a real adventure, you are walking into the most remote lighthouse on Corsica, in an area of truly outstanding beauty. The walk starts along a dirt track and soon hits the coast, you will have superb views over the coast, walking through the maquis to deserted coves at the Capu di Senetosa. The lighthouse offers wonderful sun sets, a unique setting, with night in a simple twin room at Senetosa lighthouse on B&B basis.
12km, 3h00, +/-125m.
Day 3 –Senetosa to Campomoro
Climb to the Genoese tower high above Senetosa lighthouse, with views over the southern Corsican mountains. Follow the ridge before dropping down to Cala di Conca bay, your coastal path takes you to all the bays on this remarkable coastline and coves Cala d’Arana, Cala d’Agulia, Canusseddu, all the way to Campomoro. Rocks are shaped by the wind and the sea into some fantastic forms Taffoni, and the sea very tempting for a quick dip. Arrive at Campomoro and the largest Genoese tower on the island. After the adventure, a taxi takes you back to your car at Tizzano, then drive at the end of the day to Bonifacio, where you stay in a superb Hotel Santateresa 3* hotel on B&B.
14km, 5h00, +245m, -245m.
Day 4 –Bonifacio
Bonifacio has a choice of walking, along the clifftops and the coast of this southernmost tip of Corsica. For a longer walk, we can take you to the Hermitage de la Trinité church, to the north of Bonifacio, from where you walk to the Capo di Feno, along a coastal path to Paraguan beach, before heading onto the cliffs near the Iles Fazzio and along towards la Madonette lighthouse. With views over the old town and harbour, for a shorter walk, try the walk on the Campu Rumanilu towards Pertusatu lighthous both are wonderful coastal walks and a great finale to your walking holiday. Stay in Bonifacio in a 3* hotel, on B&B.
15km, 5h30, +255m, -255m.
Day 5 – Bonifacio
End of holiday in Bonifacio after breakfast, return your car hire to the airport or continue on elsewhere.
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