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Take off to Corsica for a sunny and colorful trip. You certainly know Ajaccio, Bastia, Bonifacio, Calvi, Ile-Rousse, Porto-Vecchio, the GR20 but so many other elements contribute to the beauty of this territory. In Corsica, you will be able to hike in forests, to go on the assault of the mountains, to bask on a fine sand beach, to visit creeks, to do scuba diving, canyoning or mountain biking. In short, you have certainly understood, this territory offers a wide choice of physical activities or rest.
If you come to Corsica, let yourself be tempted by its hotels and spas with the azure blue of the Mediterranean as a backdrop and place your vacations under the sign of relaxation. The hardest part will be getting home. Follow us to discover the wonders of the island of Beauty.
Corsica offers a wide range of starred spa hotels. Whether you are looking for an establishment with a sea view, an indoor or outdoor swimming pool, a private beach, or a gourmet restaurant, we can assure you that you are bound to find what you are looking for on this island. Book a room in one of them and enjoy an unforgettable stay. To make your getaway even more enjoyable, don't miss the opportunity to explore this territory through cultural, sports, relaxation or discovery activities.
Start your trip with a walk in one of the main cities of Corsica. Between Ajaccio, Bastia, Bonifacio, Calvi, Corte, Porto-Vecchio, Sartene, it is up to you to make your choice. But one thing is sure, whatever the city you choose, you will be seduced by the atmosphere that reigns there.
Continue your stay with a quad ride on the Corsican roads. During this activity, you will admire landscapes between land and sea and discover beautiful places like the bay of Calvi or the Notre-Dame de Sierra chapel.
Then, to close your day, board a boat from Ajaccio to see the sunset. For three hours, you will enjoy magnificent views of the north coast of Ajaccio, before reaching the Sanguinaires islands. Small privileges: wine tasting by a local sommelier and winemaker and a local music band will be organized on this boat tour.
Go explore the underwater fauna by opting for a first dive. Corsica is a real paradise for diving and offers a wide range of amazing spots. To practice this type of activity, we suggest you the bay of Sagone, the bay of Ajaccio, the bay of Saint-Cyprien in Porto-Vecchio and the natural reserve of Scandola.
Corsica is full of wellness addresses. Between its sumptuous beaches and its magnificent starred spa hotels you are bound to find an idyllic place to recharge your batteries.
To relax in front of postcard landscapes, go and fill up with vitamin D on one of the Corsican beaches. Among those we know, we recommend the beach of Palombaggia, the beach of Santa Giulia in Porto Vecchio, the beach of Rondinara in Bonifacio or the beach of Capo di Feno in Ajaccio.
Then, if you wish to relax in a wellness center of a charming hotel, we have plenty of addresses to reveal to you. How can we not mention the Hotel Spa des Pêcheurs in Bonifacio, which offers exceptional wellness packages? Let yourself be tempted by beauty treatments and massages given by expert therapists. The wellness area of the Radisson Blu Resort & Spa Ajaccio Bay, the Roi Théodore Hotel & SPA in Porto-Vecchio, the A Piattatella Hotel and the Version Maquis Santa Manza Hotel in Bonifacio all have numerous facilities (hammam, jacuzzi, sauna) and complete treatment menus. We also suggest you to push the doors of the spa by Clarins or to test the relaxation area of the Version Maquis Santa Manza Hotel, the Sofitel Golfe d'Ajaccio Thalassa sea & spa, the Marinca Hotel & Spa or the A Piattatella Hotel.
There are a few Michelin-starred gourmet restaurants in Corsica. Let yourself be enchanted by a lunch or dinner at the Casadelmar restaurant in Porto-Vecchio, at Casa di Ma in Lumio or in Calvi with the establishment La Signoria. The menu that will be proposed to you in these restaurants puts forward the typical products of Corsica.
You cannot stay in Corsica without visiting at least one nature reserve. The island of Beauty counts 83 000 hectares of protected areas. You are bound to be dazzled by this extraordinary natural heritage. The editors of Unique Hôtel Spa recommend the Scandola nature reserve, the Bouches de Bonifacio (listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site) and the Etang de Biguglia south of Bastia.
Continue your vacations with a bucolic walk in one of the Corsican villages. We suggest the villages of Nonza, Pigna, Centuri, Montecillo or Piana. Some of them will seduce you with their churches, their bell towers, others with their huddled houses or with the smell of fig and olive trees.
Finally, explore the archaeological sites dating back several millennia. We recommend you the one of Aléria, Cucuruzzu - Capula, the rock shelter of Araguina Sennola and the archaeological sites of the pianu of Cauria.
During your stay, you will inevitably hear the famous Corsican songs, which are part of the intangible heritage!
Now that you have a global idea of all the activities you can do in Corsica, it's time to organize yourself to take advantage of the time you will have there. We have concocted a two-day program concentrated around Bonifacio and Porto-Vecchio. You are free to complete and modify it if you wish to extend your trip. The activities to do, the restaurants where to eat well and the spa hotel where to stay will no longer hold any secrets for you.
As for your hotel, opt for originality by choosing to stay for several nights at the Hotel Spa des Pêcheurs, on the island of Cavallo, in Bonifacio. Between Corsica and Sardinia, far from the stress of the city, you will discover a place where time has stopped. There all the rooms have a view on the sea, the beach, the rocks. You can enjoy delicious food in the hotel's restaurant and relax in the wellness center of this accommodation.
The reviews and the rating of the guests online on Booking will confirm you that this establishment is exceptional for its location and the kindness of the staff.
On the first day, we advise you to discover Bonifacio. In the morning, stroll along the port, walk through the upper town, go down the King of Aragon's staircase and admire a breathtaking view of the Mediterranean from the marine cemetery. At noon, have lunch at the restaurant Le Voilier. Then, after this invigorating break, we suggest you set sail for the Lavezzi Islands. Wonderment guaranteed! At the end of the day, when you return to the hotel, allow yourself a moment of relaxation with a treatment, a massage or a moment in the sauna, in the thalasso Jacuzzi pool or in the outdoor pool. In the evening, have dinner at the hotel spa restaurant.
After your night at the hotel, we recommend you to start this second day under the Corsican sun, to take the road towards Porto-Vecchio. During a day in this magnificent port city, discover the marina, the salt marshes, the citadel or the Saint-Jean-Baptiste Church. For lunch, we recommend you book a table at the Michelin-starred gourmet restaurant Casadelmar.
For your third day, stay at the hotel and enjoy the sweetness of life there.
Corsica, attached to France since 1768, will amaze you with its breathtaking landscapes, natural treasures, steep cliffs, vast expanses of forests, remarkably beautiful beaches, translucent waters, cities like Bastia, Ajaccio, Bonifacio, Porto-Vecchio and picturesque villages. Prepare to fall in love with it!
Don't wait any longer to book a room in a Corsican spa hotel. Now that we've told you all about it, you're ready to go on an adventure. Pack your bags!
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