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Great Walk

You have to take this walk. Pretty easy to do. You will like to have good shoes. There is lot of... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2018
Pierre M
London, United Kingdom
Great seaside vista

Walked this beautiful seaside park to rocky point after short bus ride, shuttle to point... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2018
Goodyear, Arizona
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20000 Ajaccio, Communaute d'Agglomeration du Pays Ajaccien, Corsica, France
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

You have to take this walk. Pretty easy to do. You will like to have good shoes. There is lot of rocks on the path. You have a lot of options. The best is to start from the Bois des Anglais. Go up to la...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Pierre M
Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

Walked this beautiful seaside park to rocky point after short bus ride, shuttle to point, historical tower Restaurant closed at this time of year, quite windy, check weather, but well worth effort, like like outdoors, this is the place

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank SamB29
Reviewed October 18, 2017

We called in at Ajaccio on a cruise ship and having visited before we wanted to explore the countryside around. There are tourist buses and a mini train that take you along the coast to this headland but we went by bus, which was so...More

Date of experience: October 2017
21  Thank jilly7208
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Leaving the Parata car park we headed for the Tower then returned via the coast path and followed it North along the coast for around 5 km. views were great and eventually we descended to a cove with a closed restaurant but a great beach...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Dashrw
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

A spectacular area to walk around with beautiful sea views & a great vista across the gulf of Ajaccio. The medieval Genovese tower isn't much to write home about but with a bit of imagination it's easy to transport yourself back in time & spot...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Nathan P
Reviewed August 24, 2017

You walk and you are in the heart of the Corsican "maquis=bush) you smell typical local scents, the view is just incredible, breathtaking !!! a MUSTSEE!!

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank marieo639
Reviewed February 21, 2017

You can find this just a short distance from the city. The scenery is awesome and it is a very nice place to take a leisurely stroll or even hike.

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank Sharon M
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Park up and walk out across the coastal plaths to the Genoese towers and enjoy the long views, sand, coves and imagine sumugglers and wreckers

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank grayb
Reviewed December 17, 2016

The amazing place to walk along some of the most spectacular sights of the Mediterranean See. It is a relatively easy hike trail with spectacular views, great landscape and a genuine smell, sound and feeling of the seaside nature.

Date of experience: November 2016
4  Thank Borzov
Reviewed October 22, 2016

At Parata you will find a most wonderful and peaceful place away from the busy city but only 20 minutes by local bus. The views are stunning and walks easy to undertake. Marvel at the Parata tower and watch the waves and listen to the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
7  Thank Peder2013
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November 18, 2017|
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Response from jilly7208 | Reviewed this property |
I think the previous respondent was writing about the yellow tourist bus. The local bus is a bit further away. We asked for a map from the tourist information which we passed after getting off the ship and the person there... More
March 5, 2017|
Response from Dashrw | Reviewed this property |
Take the number 5 bus from Place Charles de Gaulle to Parata 1 Euro