Ajaccio, the pearl of Corsica: a multi-faceted destination



Ajaccio, the pearl of Corsica

Ajaccio the elegant, Ajaccio the luminous, welcomes enchanted visitors in full sunshine in the admirable cirque of mountains that surrounds it. From the top of the ramparts of its citadel, it has preserved intact the purity of its coastline, said to be one of the most beautiful in the world.

A city with many facets

Ajaccio is a city of history, culture, commerce, coquetry and relaxation, but it is also an active, lively, sporty and fun city. When you get away from it all, it's easy to appreciate the richness and variety of the change of scenery it has to offer.

Activities to suit all tastes

Corsica is undoubtedly a land of incentives: zodiac and jet ski raids, buggy, 4x4 or mountain bike excursions and the incredible experience of an evening by the sea. Thrill-seekers will be delighted by these breathtaking activities.

Nature lovers can recharge their batteries on hikes through the Corsican mountains, discovering breathtaking landscapes and panoramic views.

For the more curious, Ajaccio offers a rich cultural heritage to explore. From Napoleon Bonaparte's birthplace to the Fesch Museum and the Cathedral of Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, there is so much to discover and learn about the history of this fascinating city.

An ideal destination to recharge your batteries

After a busy day, what could be better than relaxing on Ajaccio's fine sandy beaches? With its turquoise waters and warm sand, you can bask in the sun and enjoy the Corsican way of life.

And of course, let's not forget Corsica's gastronomy, renowned for its richness and diversity. Be sure to sample the local specialities such as charcuterie, cheeses and, of course, Corsican wines.

In conclusion, Ajaccio is a destination that will appeal to all types of traveller. Whether you're looking for adventure, relaxation or cultural discovery, you'll find what you're looking for in this multi-faceted town.