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Dramatic scenery

I've been there with the family twice in two weeks we spent in Solenzara. The scenery is fantastic... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2016
Dol pri Ljubljani
Fabulous scenic route to the aiguilles of bavella

Such a wonderful route with amazing scenery the whole way up to the col, and loads of spots to swim... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2015
Toulouse, France
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12 Jul 2016
“Dramatic scenery”
24 Sep 2015
“Fabulous scenic route to the aiguilles of bavella”
Corsica, France

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Reviewed 13 July 2016

I've been there with the family twice in two weeks we spent in Solenzara. The scenery is fantastic - rocks that are different than in my country, beautiful view to the see and mountains. The small pools of the river offers refreshment after hiking around....More

Thank MVDolsko
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

Such a wonderful route with amazing scenery the whole way up to the col, and loads of spots to swim at along the river. There is one passage that is bet narrow and can only fit one car but the rest of the road is...More

1  Thank audejacques
Reviewed 28 May 2015

The route is leading through the nature places of Corsica. There you can enjoy nice views towards mountains and take photos or just take a rest.

Thank Soccca
Reviewed 25 May 2013

A great ride -- wonderful views, the road itself is very twisty but not too complex and wide enough for two cars to pass in most places.

3  Thank Aike
Reviewed 14 July 2012

We did a tour of the Bavella Needles, by taking the GR20 high route variant, then circling back via the GR20. Guide books says 7 hrs round trip, it took us 5 hours plus 1 hour break for lunch. There was one hairy part on...More

1  Thank Freefeet
Reviewed 23 June 2012

Excellent road to do with a motorcicle! Just be careful with the wild animals coming from the forest ... If you can ... stop at Zonza for a coffee or lunch. Very Nice palce to stay and enjoy the view.

3  Thank AdrianoLucio
Reviewed 17 June 2012

The road form Porto Vecchio is in a very correct conditions for corsica ;-) You should stop at L'ospedale, a dam just after the village for a walk in the nice forest, then cross Zonza and stop in Bavella pass. Here again, there is on...More

5  Thank Jojo42660
Reviewed 8 June 2012

he knows the bavella region like the back of his hand.

Thank lmsinn
Reviewed 25 February 2012

We drove up from the Sartene road. Very attractive but when we got to the top nearly every restaurant was full despite it being early September.

4  Thank exeman
Reviewed 20 September 2011

Subject: Route de Bavella Location: Corsica, France, Europe Title: A must do excursion ID#: 116821166 We booked our excursion to Bavella mountains directly with a local minibus 'transporteur' in Porto Vecchio. He provided us with a half day tour of the mountains and because he...More

8  Thank Madelana
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