We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Calvi Citadel

Calvi, Corsica, France
+33 6 73 01 64 72
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Interesting

A must see but a lot of climbing. Lovely views with many small shops and places to eat.The foreign... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2017
jamesearle
via mobile
Calvi and a historic view.

To not visit the citadel that watches over Calvi would be missing out on a beautiful view that you... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2017
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Read all 1,962 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
LOCATION
Calvi, Corsica, France
CONTACT
Website
+33 6 73 01 64 72
Write a Review
Reviews (1,962)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

21 - 30 of 238 reviews

Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

A must see but a lot of climbing. Lovely views with many small shops and places to eat.The foreign legion display is particularly informative.

Thank jamesearle
A TripAdvisor Member
3211
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

To not visit the citadel that watches over Calvi would be missing out on a beautiful view that you can claim to share with Napoleon. Within the twisting cobbled streets and alleyways you'll also come across the French Foreign Legion and some members of their...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed July 4, 2017

Well worth exploring the little alleyways. Some beautifully located restaurants in the citadel with great sea views. The church is lovely.

Thank gerryincork
Reviewed July 4, 2017

Attractive small city on the north west coast of Corsica. Lively port and historic city centre, quiet surrounding with amazing blue sea.

Thank Irene G
Reviewed July 2, 2017

Climbed up to the cathedral, atmospheric streets and a few small shops. Like all citadels the views are great.

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

We went to the citidal one evening, but there wasn't much open. Definitely worth going to as the views are amazing and the small streets are worth wandering around.

Thank susie1849
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

We walked around here early in the morning before it got to crowded so was easy to park, lovely views, very interesting place, stopped in the church very peaceful.

Thank Jandy S
Reviewed June 29, 2017

Fantastic place to visit Corsica and Calvi. The views are amazing from the Citadel and we'd defintely come back!

Thank Channen S
Reviewed June 27, 2017

The walk up is well worth it, although it is better photographed from the port or even the beach. The fortress or fortification of this picturesque Little town is impressive and very typical of Corsica. Highly recommended for a stop!

Thank Christina K
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

it is a beautiful citadel, with great views of the ocean and the new city. It is not very big, so not exhausting to explore it all.

Thank LucianaCaminha
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
L'Alivu
292 reviews
.12 miles away
Le Comme Chez Soi
653 reviews
.09 miles away
La Voglia Di
319 reviews
.08 miles away
Aux Bons Amis
423 reviews
.11 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Pointe De La Revellata
49 reviews
.58 miles away
Cathedral St. Jean Baptiste
37 reviews
.03 miles away
Le Chateau du Prince Pierre Bonaparte
20 reviews
.73 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Calvi Citadel staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit