Bastia (centre-ville)

La Balagne, Calvi, Ile Rousse, the old villages

Frequency: Every Monday from May to October

Appointment time: 8:15 am

Meeting point: Tourist Office of the Bastia Metropolitan Area – Saint Nicolas Square

Excursion in an air-conditioned minibus by the day

Description: Balagne, a seaside region that is nowadays known for its olive groves and its many churches to the point of being nicknamed the Holy Balagne. Its route of senses and flavours, its craftsmen, its typical villages, its magnificent fine sandy beaches with crystal clear waters, its breathtaking views will bewitch you.

Departure at 8:30 am from the tourist office for Balagne, via Saint Florent and the famous Agriates desert. Visit of Île-Rousse, a city founded by Pasquale Paoli in the 18th century at the time of independence. Continuation of the route to Calvi.

Departure from the tour of the old villages of Balagna, a real dive into the heart of medieval Corsica.

Return to Bastia at the end of the day.

Highlights: Visit of the Genoese citadel, the “semper fidelis”, always faithful to Genoa, where, according to some historians, Christopher Columbus was born

Cancellation conditions: for any cancellation made six days before departure, the tourist office of the Bastia conurbation undertakes to refund the customer in full. After this period, the customer will be refunded 80% of the total amount 5 days before departure, 60% at 4 days, 40% at 3 days and 20% at 2 days. Refunds will be made within a maximum of 8 days. Cancellations must be made by email to the following address: or by phone to 04 95 54 20 49

The service provider may have to cancel one or more excursions for reasons beyond his control, in particular due to unfavourable weather conditions; in this case the client will be contacted by telephone and the amount of the excursion(s) will be refunded in full.

Full refund in the event of cancellation by the service provider.






65 € per adult, 50 € for children under 15 years old.