Last Updated: 1st May, 2021
Corsica Ajaccio, is located 5 kms from Ajaccio, the capital of the French island of Corsica which is the 4th largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. Corsica is a mountainous island with magnificent scenery and beaches lying off the mainland's of France and Italy and is separated from the Island of Sardinia by the Strait of Bonifacio.
Airport Name: Campo dell'Oro Airport or Aéroport Ajaccio Napoléon Bonaparte
Airport Code: AJA
Address: BP 253, 20 180 Ajaccio Cedex 1 Ajaccio France
City: Corsica Ajaccio
Telephone: +33 495235656
Time Zone: GMT + 1
Driving Directions to Corsica Ajaccio Airport 193 is the main access road to Corsica Ajaccio Airport
Car Parking: Long and Short Term Parking Facilities available
Taxi service: Available in front of terminal
Train service: No Train service available
Bus service: Regular bus travels to Ajaccio a 20 minute journey
Car Hire: Ajaccio Airport, car hire desks can be found in the arrivals hall.
Information Desk: Located in the arrivals hall
Having picked up your car hire from Corsica Ajaccio Airport enjoy a short drive to Ajaccio famous for being the birth place of Napoléon Bonaparte. Enjoy a visit to the National Bonaparte Museum and also to the Fesch Museum to see the art collection brought together by Napoléons uncle Joseph Fesch. Take a boat trip from Ajaccio out to the Sanguinaires, four small islands off Pointe de la Parata, Corsica, a sanctuary for birds, rare fauna and flora, and offer beautiful scenery and an opportunity for a good walking experience. The Natural Regional Country Park of Corsica has over 1500 kilometers of hiking trails to be enjoyed.
Travel on to the coastal town of Propriano a popular tourist resort and where the ferries for mainland France and Sardinia leave from. Then drive to Bonifacio, white town on limestone cliffs and take a visit to the splendour of the Bonifacio's Old Town and the marina in Bonifacio. Enjoy a trip out to the Lavezzi Islands, which are known as a wonderful area for diving.
A trip to the Alta Rocca mountainous region should not be missed to see some wonderful villages and ancient towns. Corsica a walkers paradise and also known water cures at the numerous springs. Travel on to see the highly fashionable resort of Porto-Vecchio and enjoy some great beaches such as Santa Guilia and Palombaggia.
Enjoy a drive in your hired car in Corsica to the lovely mountain town of Corte, lying 40kms from Bastia. Here you can visit the Museum of Corsica, enjoy some wonderful views from here.
Visit Bastia and take a stroll around the port and drive along the Cap Corse peninsula to Saint-Florent, Corsica to take in some great scenery and maybe stop off at a beach or two and take a visit to the Genoise citadel.
Calvi, a popular destination on the Island of Corsica, with its main focal point being the impressive 13 century fortress and also the Cathédrale Saint Jean-Baptiste. Calvi believed to be the birthplace of Christopher Columbus. Enjoy 6kms of beach on Calvi Bay area, stroll along the waterfront and enjoy the marina area with its many restaurants, cafes, bars, and charming cobbled streets.
Continuing on, drive to Porto, this village has something for everyone, from the UNESCO site of the Calanches, an area of pink rock mass and pinnacles to a visit to village of Piana with its 18th century pink houses.
Palazzu U Domu 17 Rue Bonaparte , Ajaccio, 20000 Standing in the heart of the picturesque stone quarter, the ancestral home of the Dukes Pozzo di Borgo has been witness ot the great moments of the history of Corsica, including the meteoric rise of Napoleon, born not a stone’s throw away. Turned into a hotel, it has retained some of its past ducal grandeur in the welcome which it entends to its guests.
Best Western Ajaccio Amirauté Cours Prince Impérial , Ajaccio, Corse, 20090 The Best Western Ajaccio features sea views, a solarium, a heated outdoor swimming pool (open April September) and free Wi-Fi. It offers comfortable accommodation and a warm welcome. Guest rooms are equipped with modern facilities including an en suite, satellite TV and air conditioning. Some offer magnificent views of the Mediterranean Sea. They provide a cosy living space for your stay in the area.
LE ROI THEODORE Avenue de Bastia , Porto-Vecchio, 20137 You will experience a memorable vacation at the peaceful, quiet and charming hotel Le Roi Theodore, an oasis of calm around its pool and SPA. The hotel has an ideal central location which allows you to access easily to the typical old town , the wonderful beaches around the gulf, tours and activities. Closed parking, 2 pools, outdoor heated jacuzzi (free access, on reservation), SPA (hammam, massages, beauty care), bar, restaurant, Wireless internet connection (with fees), ice maker on floor, livings rooms, garden, reading corners.
Hotel Les Mouettes 9 Cours Lucien Bonaparte , Ajaccio, Corse, 20000 The Hotel Les Mouettes is a seafront patrician villa, built in 1880 just above a small sandy beach, on the famous "Route des Îles Sanguinaires". It is located just 1.5 km from the town central square (Place De Gaulle). The hotel benefits from a truly prime location, but a quiet, peaceful retreat. It has a private sandy beach and offers spectacular views over the Bay of Ajaccio, with the intense blue of the Mediterranean Sea dramatically contrasting with the mountains all around.
Hotel Napoleon is ideally located in the centre of Ajaccio, close to beaches, tourist attractions and the Congress Palace. It offers air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi internet access. The soundproofed guest rooms are equipped with a private bathroom and flat-screen TV with satellite and cable channels. Hotel Napoleon serves a daily buffet breakfast, which can also be taken in the guest room upon request. There is private parking available onsite. The hotel provides a 24-hour front desk and there is also a bar where guests can enjoy an aperitif. Ajaccio Campo dell’Oro Airport is 7 km away and the port is only 1.5 km from the hotel.
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