Central Corsica , with Corte and the mountains of the central region

Photo of Central Corsica

Visit Central Corsica

This region includes the central, mountainous region of Corsica. It is notable for being the only region listed here that doesn't have a beach - but no problem, you will find a great deal of stunning scenery and beaches are always within reach when necessary!

Exploring central Corsica

Corte, in the heart of Corsica, has an imposing citadel and a beautiful location in the heart of the Corsica natural Park

See Corte guide


Castagniccia is a quiet region of chestnut forests and quiet villages to the east of the Corsican mountains

See Castagniccia guide


Gorges de la Restonica are scenic gorges a short distance sounth of Corte

See Gorges de la Restonica guide


Covering almost half of corsica, the Natural park includes large areas of mountains, lakes and forests

See Corsica Natural Park guide


The lac de Creno is an attractive tree-ringed lake in the heart of the Corsica Natural Park

See Lac de Creno guide


Popolasca is a small village in the mountains of central Corsica in the shadow of the very scenic rocky ridge of the aiguilles de Popolasca

See Popolasca guide


Piedicroce is a small village in the peaceful setting of the Castagniccia region

See Piedicroce guide


Morosaglia in the Castagniccia region is best known as the birthplace of Pasquale Paoli, first leader of Corsica

See Morosaglia guide


The Col de Bavella is a mountain pass and one of the most imposing scenic highlights in the center of southern Corsica

See Col de Bavella guide


Moltifao is a village in an imposing hilltop position near Corte

See Moltifao guide


Walking opportunites are also numerous through the heart of Corsica, and include the famous GR20 path and many easier routes: Hiking in Corsica guide

See also:

Map of Central Corsica and places to visit

Central Corsica places to visit