All these activities that the Balagne offers for your stay in Corsica have a common denominator: the sun of the Mediterranean and a privileged climate guaranteed 8 months of the year.
In Balagne, Calvi is located north west of Corsica, like a diamond encrusted in the island. With its privileged proximity to the continent (at only 173 km from Nice) and its strategic position in the heart of the Mediterranean, Calvi is open to the world and the people around it. Located less than two hours by plane from major European capitals, such as Paris, London, Milan or Amsterdam, it offers a change of scenery of distant destinations.
And if during your stay in Corsica you are visiting Calvi, don't hesitate to stay in a Calvi hotel or a Corsican apartment rental, in Calvi of course.
A stay in Corsica, yes, but when? It doesn't really matters, because the temperatures are always pleasant. Under the influence of the Mediterranean, in the heart of the Gulf of Genoa, Corsica benefits from a privileged climate, nuanced by the variations of altitude and the winds, and marked by a strong drought summer. The sun shines most of the year. On the coast, temperatures do not fall below 5 ° C in winter, and vary around 30 ° C in summer.
Autumn and spring are particularly pleasant for a stay in Corsica. The seawater temperature reaches 18 ° C in mid-May, climbs to 25 ° C in August and drops to 18 ° C in November.
Unlike Bonifacio, it is to Genoa that Calvi owes the imposing appearance she has kept. Even if Calvi, the capital of the Balagne region has become a very popular seaside resort dedicated to the tourism and the pleasures of the sea, it still retains behind its high walls, memories of its past as a fortified site. During your stay in Corsica,
Calvi in Balagne, you will feel how much Calvi is proud of its past.