Start From Corsica :
Scenic road for a wonderful ride in "beauty island" - Self-guided tour - 10d/10n
« 10 days on the « Isle of Beauty », from the cliffs of the Cape Corse to Bonifacio, from the Aiguilles of Bavella to the pass of Inzeca… A wild and magical ride! »
Departure/Return: Marseilles – 10 Days / 10 Nights – Distance: 1400 kilometers / 875 miles (140 km /87 mi per day)
Type:Self Drive Motorcycle Tour (equipped with GPS) – Level: Medium – Accommodation: 3*** and 4****
Day 1: MARSEILLES – CASSIS - MARSEILLES (BOARDING FOR CORSICA) – (100 Km / 62 Mi)
Arrival on your own at Marseille Airport. Transfer by our Road2luxe staff to the bike rental office. Formalities then departure toward Cassis via the Col de la Gineste, Cassis and the Routes Crêtes. Embarkment for Corsica at the Port of Marseilles, for a crossing by night.
Day 2: BASTIA – CAPE CORSE – SAINT-FLORENT (120 Km / 75 Mi)
« The Cape Corse »
The ride will begin along the coast of the Cape Corse, where the indented and shredded coastline will reveal its secret beaches at the end of its coves, surrounded by carved rock faces that sink abruptly into the sea. Then, the cliff road that goes around the Cape, from Bastia to Saint-Florent will offer you the perfect frame for unforgettable and spectacular views / Accommodation inSt-Florent
Day 3:SAINT-FLORENT – CALVI - PORTO - (250 Km / 155 Mi)
« The desert of the Agriates AND the Balagne Region»
Departure toward Calvi via the Desert of the Agriates – a mineral desert which, during the spring, offers a carpet of intoxicating flowers - then head to the Col de la Croix on one of the most winding roads. Spectacular views on the gulfs of Girolata, Porto, Scandola… / Accommodation in Porto-ota
Day 4:PORTO– CORTE – PORTO (150 km / 95 Mi)
« Centru di Corsica »
You will leave the coast to get into the heart of Corsica, through the forests of Aitone and Valdu Niellu . Why not finish this lovely day in the Calanques de Piana and its pink granite rocks pierced with cavities named Taffoni? Accommodation in Porto-Ota
Day 5: PORTO – CARGESE - AJACCIO (120 km / 75 Mi)
« The road of the Sanguinaires »
Today, your ride will be punctuated by the superb curves and bends along the coast of the Island of Beauty , from Piana, nested to the top of the famous golden Calanques (one of the most spectacular views on the Mediterranean Sea) to Cargese, nicknamed the Greek City, then from Cargese to Ajaccio on the road of the Sanguinaires / Accommodation in Ajaccio
Day 6: AJACCIO – GROSSETO - PROPRIANO (100 Km / 62 Mi)
Little roads to discover the beautiful landscapes of the high valley of the Taravo / Accommodation in Propriano
Day 7: PROPRIANO – SARTENE - BONIFACIO (110 Km / 70 Mi)
« Heading south »
An impressive ride on the superb coastline roads alongside the Bay of Ajaccio and Sartène is your program today! Proceed by the Cape of Roccapina and arrive in Bonifacio, nicknamed « the most Corsican city of all the Corsican cities »/ Accommodation above the town of Bonifacio
« Farniente »
Leisure time given today to stroll the small streets of Bonifacio, a superb Walled city built at the top of high chalk cliffs sculpted by wind and rain. You will not want to miss the gorgeous sunset on the city / Accommodation above the town of Bonifacio
Day 9:BONIFACIO – PORTO VECCHIO – CORTE (200 Km / 125 Mi)
« Between the sea and the mountains»
Heading along the coastline to Porto-Vecchio, today’s ride, the air fragrant with the perfume of thyme, will proceed near the Pass and the Aiguilles of Bavella (shredded peaks which colors changing with the light). Then the road descends in bends and curves along the Solenzara River to reach eventually the passes of the Inzecca and Strette with their striking steep gorges / Accommodation in Corte.
Day 10:CORTE – PONTE LECCIA - BASTIA (190 Km / 120 Mi)
«The Castigniccia »
Last day on the Island of Beauty but not least! Today you will be seduced by the sceneries of Upper Corsica, from the Ponte Leccia toMurato up to Bastia, with aride in the Castagniccia « the chestnut-wood», a region unspoiled by mass tourism and full of charming historical little villages.
Night 10: BASTIA – MARSEILLES (crossing)
Day 11: MARSEILLES
Bike return at our Road2luxe office in the morning.
Tour pricing with accommodation in 3*** or 4**** hotels.
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|09/10/2016||19/10/2016||2993 €||998 €||4168 €|
- 10 days rental of one Touring motorcycle* (unlimited mileage allowance included) full insurance (with reduced deductible coverage 3200 euros) – Minimum age: 25 years old / 3 year minimum driving motorcycle license + road book charged on GPS + paper road-book + helmets
* motorcycle choice : Honda Goldwing, BMW K1600 GTL, BMW R1200 GS, BMW R1200 RT, Harley-Davidson Electra-Glide, Indian Roadmaster
- Accommodation in 3*** hotels during 6 nights and 4**** hotels during 2 nights on bed&breakfast basis.
- Big fun !
- All sales taxes in France and VAT for services
What’s not included:
- Travel expenses from your home to Marseilles
- Gasoline, parking fees and tolls if necessary
- All lunches and beverages
- All services or extras not mentioned in « what’s included »
SAS Road2luxe- registered at the RCS AIX EN PROVENCE 523 814 770
ATOUT France Travel Operators Registration number IM013150003
Financial guarantee : APST, 15 AVENUE CARNOT , 75017 PARIS – France
Professional liability insurance is underwritten by : Generali IARD, 7 BOULEVARD HAUSSMANN 75009 PARIS , FRANCE
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