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Challenging and worth it.

This trail is in stunning landscape. We are not young and not hikers but reasonably fit. We took... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Travel_addict13_10
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Australia
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Beautiful but small!

We went up there in the afternoon but it wasn't the best idea. After a few kilometers we turned and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JRtravel93
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Bruges, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This trail is in stunning landscape. We are not young and not hikers but reasonably fit. We took our time, taking photos along the way and it took us around one and a half to two hours. It is supposed to be a one hour...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went up there in the afternoon but it wasn't the best idea. After a few kilometers we turned and parked along side the road because a lot of cars were coming down and we couldn't pas them on the small road. We searched for...More

Thank JRtravel93
Reviewed 9 August 2018

One of the natural wonders of Corsica is the Restonica valley. A must see when visiting the region. Drive all the way up to the paid car park at the end of the valley and hike/climb to one or both of the lakes to enjoy...More

Thank loveluxurytravel
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We were staying in Corte so were fairly close but even then there were many cars that were already parked up. You pay 6 euro for tihsi pleasure. The road is single track for quite a way and falls away steeply on either side but...More

1  Thank geoffviking
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We did not have time for the hike to the lake but wanted to see the valley and appreciate the landscape. So we drove the 15km to the upper parking and walked around and stopped in with some of the locals who have set up...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

First, you should know that the parking is limited and you need to be at the parking area no later than 9 am and the fee is 6 euros to park. The hike to the two (2) lakes is challenging; lots of boulders, walking through...More

Thank majoresq
Reviewed 8 June 2018

This is a tough hike alright. We drove all the way from Aleria until the Restonica parking. The drive itself is quite adventurous with narrow one way roads with no barriers separating you and the plunging gorge below!! But that's the fun of it!! You...More

2  Thank Aloke D
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Firstly, the road is extremely narrow. Best to have a very experienced driver behind the wheel! The drive is scenic though! Secondly, the hike! Stunning, it really is. I have never seen such beautiful scenery. However, be prepared. We walked up the trail and were...More

Thank Stefania M
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Very rocky trail, need good footwear, and courage for the chains and ladders near the top. Very popular walk, so pleased we did it in October when not crowded. The drive up is beautiful too.

Thank Dale I
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Stunning views from the start. I can't recommend this trail enough. But the road to the car park for the lakes was for me, absolutely terrifying- your typical mountain route- no barriers, some blind bends, and only enough room for 1 vehicle. It's absolutely worth...More

1  Thank nic0le_paris
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Response from Helen T | Reviewed this property |
it was on the road, the road was totally inaccessible... but you can still enjoy a walk along the river if you stop at the bridge.
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