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Bonifacio Citadel

Bonifacio, Corsica, France
+33 4 95 73 50 49
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Bonifacio has a lot to love: unbelievable views, lots of history, charming town and incredible... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Well worth a visit

Don't bother to drive up there - park down by the harbour and get the petit train up to the Citadel... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Bonifacio, Corsica, France
+33 4 95 73 50 49
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Bonifacio has a lot to love: unbelievable views, lots of history, charming town and incredible beaches and hiking nearby. The history of Bonifacio, with stories of surviving many sieges over time, really embodies the legendary Corsican spirit. The citadel exhibit does a good job of...More

Thank P R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Don't bother to drive up there - park down by the harbour and get the petit train up to the Citadel - the trip above the harbour is nice. Views and ambience are lovely.

Thank Shenlad
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There are very few places in the world like Bonafacio,! Perched high above the sea a good proportion of the old town hangs out over the sea & you'll can actually look down through a hole in the rock to the waves below. The narrow...More

Thank BrandBelief
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bonifacio is an amazing and unique place to visit! The shape of the port with the cliffs on the sides, and then the Citadel on the top with its walls facing the port and the cliffs towards the sea, is just so beautiful to visit....More

Thank 597miriamd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Main tourist attraction of the town. Picturesque location, very interesting history you can practically touch and feel (very well organised self-guided route), but not much to see, indeed. If you have enough time take west direction and visit Cementary located practically at the end of...More

Thank dfasula
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful place to visit, like most of Corsica the roads are an absolute joke, and the parking is even worse! Walked through the top part of the village and was amazed by views stunning scenery, amazing beaches to look down at.... just a...More

Thank Neil Dutton Cha... W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bonifacio Citadel is situated on a high clifff overlooking and protecting the harbor on one side and the bay of Bonifacio on the other side. Part of the city is even on a overhanging cliff . The city itself is full of small streets and...More

Thank Binkievan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We set out from Alghero at 😩6.00 am to catch the 10.00 am ferry. On arrival discovered the ferry we were booked on had broken down so got the Blue Navy ferry instead. Very rough one hour crossing and a lot of standing around in...More

Thank Leicesterdave_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful part of Corsica which is rightly mentioned as a must see attraction in all the guide books. The building are beautiful and it is great to wander through all the small streets and alleys. You will be one of many, however, so try...More

Thank CaptHaddock83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have seen quite a bit of the world but Bonifacio is truly a gem. Its location high on top of a peninsula, the cristal clear waters surrounding it, the harbour and the beauty of both the village with its many wonderful restaurants: a place...More

Thank Dutchtrav
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17 May 2017|
Response from Fiona H |
Not sure if I'm too late, we've just returned from Bonifacio, we were there for 5 days and loved it. We drove to Porto Vecchio, it took approx 50 minutes. It's an easy drive and the roads are good. You can park in one of the... More
5 April 2017|
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Response from Andreas M | Reviewed this property |
I did not use a guide but was walking around alone in the Citaldel, the little lovely town and port. Sorry that I can't be of help about a guide but this place is awesome. Very picturesque !! Loved it !!
Catherine T
21 February 2015|
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Response from BRIGITTE23651 |
Louer une voiture et arriver très tôt à Bonifacio . se garer en bas dès que possible et ensuite visiter la vieille ville jusqu'en haut même le cimetière est à voir et faire la promenade en mer l'après-midi - au coucher de... More
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