7 day cruise around Ajaccio
Day 1 : Ajaccio
Discover the city of Ajaccio and its charming harbor. With its superb cliffs, spectacular bays and sheltered anchorages, Ajaccio is an ideal destination for boat rental. Discover your boat and if time permits spend the night at an anchorage near the harbor.
Day 2: Golf of Porto
Along the coast, discover Capu di Feno, the gulf of Lava as well as the large gulf of Sagone and the cove of Arone. Admire the passage of the Cap Rosso and its Genoese tower which overhangs the sea and rises to 340 meters of altitude. The Gulf of Porto is a must-see in Corsica. You can enjoy the cove, its fishermen's huts, and observe the underwater life. On land, stroll in the village of Piana, founded on a 400m cliff with its narrow streets and traditional houses.
Day 3 : Anse de Ficajola - Galeria
After lunch, you can head for the bay of Elbo and its red porphyry cliffs. Then not far from there explore the gulf of Galeria and the natural reserve of Scandola.
Day 4 : Calvi
A little up north you will arrive in Calvi. Make sure to schedule an early arrival since the port is very small and it can be crowded. There you will have the opportunity to explore the city, visit the main square, and the fantastic St. Mary's Church, to take a tour of the market. You can also enjoy the city panoramic, where you will understand whyit is known as the "Citadel with pink roofs." Try not to leave before testing local products such as Brocciu or Coppa.
Day 5 : Girolata
You will be able to sail back south. You will sail along the Muchillina and Rossa points and their magnificent red rocks then take advantage of the excellent anchorage offered by the bay of Girolata.
Day 6 : Cargèse
In Cargese, an ancient Greek Orthodox city, follow the traces of the history of the city and take the time to visit the Orthodox church, the ruins of castles, the Romanesque churches and Paomia and let yourself be charmed by the typical white houses with blue shutters.
Day 7: Ajaccio
You can sail to the imperial city of Ajaccio passing by the famous Sanguinaires islands. Don't miss to anchor along the beaches of Ajaccio and to enjoy the numerous restaurants available. You will be able to leave your boat with a head full of memories.