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Aiguilles de Bavella (Bavella Needles)

Zonza, Corsica, France
+33 9 88 77 35 23
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Spectacular drive

Spectacular though hair raising drive. Some excellent scenery. Zonza is a beautiful little village... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Must see and do!

We did the long walk of 6 hours which starts at col de bavella (start on the left of the Maria... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Zonza, Corsica, France
+33 9 88 77 35 23
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spectacular though hair raising drive. Some excellent scenery. Zonza is a beautiful little village and worth a stop for lunch and a walk around

1  Thank tbergio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the long walk of 6 hours which starts at col de bavella (start on the left of the Maria statue, first you follow the yellow signs and after 2 hours you can go to the left to follow the red-white signs). It was...More

Thank Lablonditude
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Great canyoning inside beautiful landscapes. Started out under bright sun, water was a little fresh, and a couple of slides later, a thunderstorm broke out 😊 Great fun!

Thank __walk_the_globe__
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This is one of the most powerful nature scenes I have seen. The towering mountains on both sides of the pass, the majestic cedars, the streams meandering through the Callie's are just stunning. I wish I could spend there a week and not just one...More

Thank Amnon F
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This has to be one of the most stunning sights in all of Corsica. The drive up is amazing. Many stops along the way for a picnic or some great photos.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Nothing will prepare you for the scenery of the Bavellas!! The highest mountain tops near 9000Ft! They are wonderfully ragged, with deep gorges, rivers and forests. So beautiful, do not skip the drive there and if you have time, hike a little bit.

1  Thank Monika P
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Amazing views of the mountains! Beautiful scenery and exciting drive. Well worth the effort to take the drive.

Thank deVries2016
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Perhaps the highlight of my trip to Corsica. A must-see if you love the outdoors and want to be awed by mother nature's beauty. Winding roads, countless panoramic views, having to stop in the middle of the road because of a pack of goats and...More

Thank jenbaez
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We've been on the needles of the Bavella massif today. It was an absolutely stunning and magnificent hike through this amazing mountain site. We took the alpine version of GR20 to the top of the fourth needle, descended to the Ascinao valley and made our...More

3  Thank Robert G
Reviewed 17 September 2016

I cycled up the road from Sari Solenzara - long hard climb but worth the effort. The mountains are unforgettable and magnificent. There is great river swimming along the way.

1  Thank LukeAHardiman
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Ben H
29 December 2015|
Response from serge P | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Corsica do not hesitate to travel by car to different activities! But personally I recommend the Corsican west side.
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