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Porto and Calanches di Piana (Calanques de Piana)

Getting Here

From Calvi, head south on N197 to D81. Follow D81 along the coast for 73 km (45 miles) until you reach Porto. The drive takes 90 minutes.

From Porto, follow D81 southeast for 6 km (3 miles) to view the famous Calanches di Piana.

If you're feeling adventurous, take a hike through one of the many paths that wind through the granite formations. Although there is no direct access to the sea from the hiking paths, you will enjoy breathtaking vistas of the gulf and imposing geological outcroppings that change in every direction you turn.

Book an afternoon boat ride to capture the most impressive views of the rugged precipices. Excursions tour coastal caves and cove. Tickets cost around €25 per person.

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