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Pointe de la Parata and Moorea Beach

When traveling, my family of 3 like to explore on our own whenever we can instead of joining a... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
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Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
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AJJACIO, CORSICA THE BIRTHPLACE OF NAPOLEON

We were on a cruise on Oceania, and we decided to explore Ajjacio the birthplace of Corsica's... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
MarilynG61
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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

Easy access on bus number 5 from the bus stop at Place de Gaulle (1 euro each way, you can get the bus schedule from the tourist office), taking about 30 min. Well worth the visit - take an easy hike along the coast (not...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

When traveling, my family of 3 like to explore on our own whenever we can instead of joining a ship-sponsored shore excursion which often costs more than its worth and may limit your time doing what you really want to do. On this cruise trip...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

We were on a cruise on Oceania, and we decided to explore Ajjacio the birthplace of Corsica's topography was very interesting. We took a tour along the Parata, and got out and walked along the coastline which was breathtaking. The pristine beauty of this ancient...More

1  Thank MarilynG61
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Got the land train to sanguinaires but only a small time here The ride was good with views across the sea Toured Ajaccio also with stop at Napolean's monument Euor7 each for 90 mins

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

If you want to see the prettiest and most gorgeous sight in Ajaccio, just take Bus #5 from Place de Gaulle and head for Route des Sanguinaires all the way to Parata (this is the last stop so you can't miss it). What you will...More

1  Thank geckopoo
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We came to Ajaccio only to visit this place and admire the view at Point Parata. You can get here by car or if you like walking, there is a trail from Ajaccio going all the way to Parata along the coast. It is easy...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

Easy access on bus number 5 from the bus stop at Place de Gaulle (1 euro each way, you can get the bus schedule from the tourist office), taking about 30 min. Well worth the visit - take an easy hike along the coast (not...More

1  Thank domylee
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Quite a hike out of town but accessible by the road train, bus or bicycle. Great scenery, good walks and really peaceful. Really worth the effort.

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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

you need a car to drive out there, or take one of the tourist noddy trains. once there it is a reasonable walk out to the viewing area where there is a little shop, restaurant and toilet facilities. if you cannot manage the walk there...More

Thank andreaat62
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Nice and easy walk to the tower and then steep climb but not very long. Splendid views thereafter. We then walked toward the beaches on the north side and the views were fantastic. Good shoes preferable. Not too busy

Thank Calvin-Hobbes44
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Travelled by bus. Sanguinaires is the largest island of the 4 island with its watch tower. Napoleon had a great influence on the island. There are fish farms off the coast.Not so impressive as other island like Malpa de Mollacia. Almost no lovely gardens. Alongside...More

Thank doreen f
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