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Nice audio tour in the citadel

Great walk and good guiding with audio device in four languages. Very nice place to take a swim... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anna-Carin T
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Great place to wander.

Had a wander around the cobbled streets and took in the wonderful views. Plenty of guide marks to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Simon W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great walk and good guiding with audio device in four languages. Very nice place to take a swim from the rocks below facing the beautiful bay.

Thank Anna-Carin T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wander around the cobbled streets and took in the wonderful views. Plenty of guide marks to help you take in all the sights

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enchanting landscape, Calvi is called Balagne, with varied contours, ranging from mountainous reliefs rich in picturesque villages to the languid beaches of the coast, a privileged destination for tourists.

Thank Tittianto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful place in a wonderful place. Calvi is wonderful but was terribly warm on my first visit there(it will not be my last) It has a ll the charms of the French Riviera and the the quirkiness of the small town all in one....More

Thank Raymond W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Citadel dominates the corner of Calvi that overlooks the port and sea and you need to be prepared for a steep hike up through stairways and narrow passages. Once you've reached the main square there is the Cathedrale St-Jean-Baptiste and on the north side...More

Thank ArryAwk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cobbled streets. Excellent views every 20 meters. Great atmosphere. Interesting Foreign Legion 2 REP exhibition when entering. Best soldiers you can meet

Thank thierry s
Reviewed 17 August 2018

We had fairly low expectations having read some of the other reviews on here, but we were really pleasantly surprised - it is like a little hamlet up there, with restaurants and a couple of little shops, and of course wonderful views over Calvi. Our...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 11 August 2018

brilliant views. wonderful historical buildings. great to get away from all the hustle and bustle of the town.

Thank Sand672013
Reviewed 9 August 2018

When you drive into the city, from the beach or from the viewpoint at Notre dame de la Serra: the citadel looks always impressive. When you wander within the citadel area you also discover a lot of nice places, corners or viewpoints. Parking is easy...More

Thank Maarten V
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

A bit of a climb but so worth it for the views! We went for the sunset and it was breathtaking. We also went to a concert at the cathedral which I highly recommend doing if you’re there on a Monday or a Thursday.

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