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Boat Trip from Porto to the Scandola Reserve & Calanques de Piana

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Activity
Motorboat
Full description
Languages
English, French
Location
Porto (Corsica)
Meeting place
Porto

At the port of Porto, by our "Corse Émotion" sign (Porto, 20150 Ota)

FREE cancellation with full refund up to 24 hours before the start of the activity

Details

Discover all the natural nuggets of the west coast of Corsica, thanks to our boat trip to the Scandola Reserve, the Calanques de Piana and Capo Rosso. From Porto, we will sail north through the sublime Gulf of Girolata to reach the famous Scandola Reserve. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the natural park is home to a huge number of species that are now protected. Keep your eyes open, you may see a golden eagle!

We will then head south to Capo Rosso, the most westerly cape on the Island of Beauty. Then we will reach the Calanques de Piana, where we will visit the famous cave and pass under the arch. The red colour of the rock, combined with the turquoise colour of the water, offers a unique spectacle for the eyes.

At any time during the trip, the captain may suggest that you cool off by plunging into the translucent waters of a wild cove, weather permitting. The swimming break would last for 15 minutes. After about 3 hours of boat ride, we will return to Porto. Take advantage of these last moments on our boat to admire, from the sea, the typical mountainous landscapes of Corsica.


Highlights
- Wildlife watching in the Scandola reserve
- Visit to the Calanques of Piana and Capo Rosso
- Swimming stop in a wild setting (depending on weather conditions)

Departure & Return
We meet in the port of Porto 15 minutes before the reserved time. You will find several paying car parks around the port. The price is about €0.50 per hour, and €2.50 per day. At the end of the trip, we return to the port around 11:45 am.

Characteristics of the boat
- Number of passengers: 12
- No restrooms
- Accessible to people with reduced mobility but not to wheelchairs
- Pets allowed

Recommendations for Boat Trip from Porto to the Scandola Reserve & Calanques de Piana

Constance September 19, 2022verified1 day (3 hours/day)

We had a great time, full of views, it was really beautiful. Thanks to Johanna who gave the good mood on the boat!!

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NathalieSeptember 9, 2022verified1 day (3 hours/day)

Wonderful experience

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AliceAugust 19, 2022verified1 day (3 hours/day)

Beautiful landscapes that you would not see otherwise. Adequate and well spent time for the experience in general.

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