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Address: Bonifacio, Corsica, France
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Easy stroll to the top to take in the best views. You can also navigate the 187 steps down to the sea if interested.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mike P
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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767 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 256 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy stroll to the top to take in the best views. You can also navigate the 187 steps down to the sea if interested.

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San Francisco
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 422 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go here out of tourist seasons and this beautiful place will be yours only. Bonifaccio has an incredibly beautiful setting but I can not imagine being there with the mobs in summer months.

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New York City, New York
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151 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spend the day in Bonifacio along the harbor, walking the old town, the fort, the sea wall, the staircase to the sea, touring the high cliff walks for miles. Day and night, this town is incredible. The harbor is filled with some of the top mega yachts and is glorious spectacle with underwater lights and the tiny fish in sea.... More 

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Corsham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bonifacio was probably the nicest town that we visited in Corsica. A visit to the Citadel combines spectacular views with historical education.

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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

It is a nice port with many antique shops on the way trekking and is really beautiful with nice shops and people good food..

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

we spend one day in the citadel of Bonifacio during our road trip (Motorbike) in Corsica. It was a very nice experience good dramatic view over the rods and the sea as well as good place for a walk among the old buildings. we really liked the atmosphere and of course the food. really recommended

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Coventry
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166 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

The Citadelle isnt as big as Bastia's but its got enough character and interest to make a short stay interesting

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Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Hey, we hadn't done our homework, okay. We had planned and prepared for time in Alsace, France and for time in Rome, continuing to northeast Italy. But Corsica, not much - we had to travel from southeast France to Rome and we had a week to do it, . . . . . so . . . . . .... More 

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Jerusalem
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177 reviews
120 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

A visit to the Citadele is good to make it with a guide that will give a good explanation of the history of the place since the Roman period. The city in evidence today was founded as a fortress by and subsequently named after Boniface II of Tuscany in 828. Most of the citadel postdates the 9th century or is... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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66 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The Citadel is huge and the views from it are incredible. Get a tour guide or you'll never understand the citadel and its history. Be prepared for a lot of walking, but it's worth it.

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