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If you are walking from the centre of town to the Gouvernail, it is worth walking into this... read more

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Visited this very interesting twice..

I visited this place twice, once at sunrise and late afternoon. Its a peaceful entourage as one... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
Yves G
Gatineau, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are walking from the centre of town to the Gouvernail, it is worth walking into this beautiful, well kept cemetery that is like a small village. So much care and attention has gone into it in the past, and still today. Silence is...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

I visited this place twice, once at sunrise and late afternoon. Its a peaceful entourage as one would expect with a lot of history.

Thank Yves G
Reviewed 29 October 2017

waiting for a concert to start in the small church there and wandered through the rustic and silent grounds. The sunset was glorious and I felt surrounded by a gentle but ancient stillness. 180 degree panorama of the mediterranean : Special and only a 15...More

Thank lesley n
Reviewed 18 October 2017

It is strange to thing of a cemetery as a tourist attraction but this one is amazing. Like most cemeteries in Corsica it is beautifully maintained. The tombs are like houses for the dead with some of the best pieces of real estate in the...More

Thank 202Elizabeth
Reviewed 14 October 2017

A unique cemetery 15 minutes of walk of the town centre. Beautifully maintained family tombs are not to be missed when visiting Bonifacio.

Thank Oollggaa
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Impressive and characteristic set-up on top of the citadel, overseeing the sea. Most of the graves build in above the ground. Looks like to the famous Recoleta.

Thank MiamiKeyWest
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This cemetery is at the furthest end from the citadel and is worth a visit so that you can see it all. Interesting tombs and crypts and not to morbid.

Thank SteveS1970
Reviewed 15 September 2017

What a place to be buried in! Located at the end of the Bonifacio promontory, looking over the sea all the way to Sardinia, this has got to be the most desirable position of all. It is so magical, you can just imagine saying farewell...More

Thank geckopoo
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This must be one of the most amazing locations for a cemetery. It is, quite literally, at the end of the town. A bit of effort is required. But it is well worth it.

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Charming and moving cemetery at the end of old town. Nice views and quite place, nice to be away form the crowds.

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