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Gorgeous walk in the mountains and forests

The start of the walk isn’t easy to find - either start from a fire road behind the lower... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
South East England, United Kingdom
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Col de Bavella hike to Trou de la Bombe

Impressive Bavella mountains and a great hike to the Trou de la Bombe. Nice walk through the woods... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Kiem T
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Col de Bavella, Zonza, Corsica, France
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

The start of the walk isn’t easy to find - either start from a fire road behind the lower restaurants, or follow the route from the top car park. Both end up at the same place. This was mostly a fairly easy walk on well-marked...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank traveller_constant
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Impressive Bavella mountains and a great hike to the Trou de la Bombe. Nice walk through the woods until you reach the Trou. Then it's a challenging climb over rocks to reach the Trou the la Bombe. Spectacular view from the hole. Paid parking place...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kiem T
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Great mountain area with very good activities like canyoning. The canyoning is very good and great fun.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

The hike was in one word ‘fabuleuse’. Stunning views whereever you go. However, directions are minimal, to say the best. One advice: take the ‘trou de la bombe’ hike. But be aware that this is the path with the red paint on trees and rocks....More

Date of experience: June 2018
4  Thank wirre2018
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Easy stroll that turns into more enjoyable/challenging rocky scramble. Views along the way are fantastic. Highly recommend climbing up the final section for epic views out to the sea!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank D L
Reviewed 6 January 2017

You can view the Trou from the 1st hill off the car park taking the more northern red path, but its cdefinitely worth the hike up the path and then over the rocks. The last section may have some short cuts but the main route...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank grayb
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Our son (5) is into hiking and a bit of climbing. So the hike to Trou de la Bombe was fun for him (and us). Especially cool was the last part, where the path got a little steeper and in the end one had to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Sam S
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Nice , well marked trial for a whole family! Crowded place but worth seeing. Good point to see two neighbouring monuntains. Shorter and easier trial marked only with footprints and stone piramids on Punta di San Petru. Excellent views!!!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Myca M
Reviewed 27 October 2015

The hike to the Trou de la Bombe is fairly boring, mainly through forest with little view. the trail is fairly easy to folow and has signs at most of the critical junctions. In the end, the Trou is fairly uninteresting. you can take a...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank tibbrit2
Reviewed 1 October 2015

We had only half a day and decided to walk the 'Trou de la Bombe' trail. The trail is easy and it was quite busy at the time we did it. At the end, there's the whole in the rock. It's nice and the overlook...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Denysls
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