Northern Corsica

Calvi

Recommended
Calvi
The Essential
Recommended
Proudly ensconced on its radiant harbour against a backdrop of often snow-capped mountains, Calvi is one of the most attractive marine sites in Corsica. Arriving by sea is a memorable experience: the citadel, on a headland that juts out between the Gulf of Calvi and the Gulf of Revellata, stands out a landscape shrouded in tranquility. Renowned for its lobster fishing, the "capital" of Balagne is a very popular resort, with its long beach hemmed in by stone pines that stretches out at the end of a vast bay. It is also a choice port of call for people on their boats, who can be assured of moorings reputed since Roman times.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Calvi

Notre-Dame-de-la-Serra
Notre-Dame-de-la-Serra
Surrounded by fortifications, the chapel
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Cathedral of John the Baptist Cathedral of John the Baptist
Cathedral of John the Baptist
Under a large Dome topped with a
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Pine forest of Calvi
Pine forest of Calvi
Stretching from the marina to the mouth
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Punta de la Revellata
Punta de la Revellata
This peninsula, located along a wild and
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Former palace of the Genoese governors of Calvi
Former palace of the Genoese governors of Calvi
A massive building from the 13 C,
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Sagonne Bishops' House
Sagonne Bishops' House
This massive building dating from the 15
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