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Les Calanche Cliffs

Corsica, France
+33 6 09 49 06 10
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Awe-Inspiring

It's a surreal landscape of dramatic, weather carved red granite rock formations very high up above... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
loudini56
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Finksburg, Maryland
Awesome

Beautiful cliffs that you can see and visit both from land (Piana) or from sea (by a boat tour from... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
MiamiKeyWest
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Amsterdam
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These gorgeous red cliffs tower over the Mediterranean.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“boat trip” (5 reviews)
“on foot” (3 reviews)
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Corsica, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a surreal landscape of dramatic, weather carved red granite rock formations very high up above sea level. Some areas were a little scary by the edge of the road as you looked straight down at a hugh drop. It is a UNESCO World heritage...More

Thank loudini56
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Beautiful cliffs that you can see and visit both from land (Piana) or from sea (by a boat tour from Porto).

Thank MiamiKeyWest
Reviewed 17 September 2017

I was driving through the cliffs, got out of my car, and sat on the rocks for about 4hrs, watching the sunset. Forget about the time, the place, the things around me. It's so extremely beautiful, you can watch the sea, the mountains, the cliffs....More

1  Thank Stephanie E
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

The route is very friendly to all ages. The view is amazing and the clean air makes you want to walk more.

Thank travel s
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

It's just 45 min to go, 45 min to return. We climbed up to the hole, it took additional 30 min. Besides the climbing up to the hole part, it's a very easy path to walk. I saw many families walking with infants. Climbing was...More

1  Thank shiori20march
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Luke T
Reviewed 23 July 2017

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

2  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
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Joyce W
16 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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