A holiday rental home in Portigliolo will put you close to all of the best this area has to offer. You will find that Portigliolo is home to friendly people, mild weather, fabulous food and interesting attractions. You will feel like you are in your second home, and you may never want to leave.
The beaches in Portigliolo are gorgeous, but far less crowded than in some other locations. You will have the opportunity to enjoy swimming, snorkelling, sea kayaking and sailing. Boat and equipment rental are available. There are also wonderful dive spots located nearby. Organised SCUBA diving excursions are available. Hiking and cycling are also popular activities. The food in the Portigliolo is wonderful. Visit several eateries in order to get a well-rounded view of the local cuisine. Make a stop to a nearby vineyard or winery to participate in a wine tasting or just to enjoy the beauty of the grounds.
Museums and ancient sites are amongst the most popular attractions in and near Portigliolo. The Megaliths of Cauna are a reminder of some very early inhabitants of the area. Wonder at how and why these massive stones were arranged thousands of years ago. King Aragon’s Steps were once utilitarian – people who lived in the area would use these 187 steps that were carved in seaside limestone to carry water. Today the steps allow users to easily reach the beach whilst taking a step into the past. Some of the area’s popular museums include the National Museum of the Bonaparte Residence and the Musee Fesch, an art museum. Take a scenic drive along the coast and marvel at the beauty and rich history of the Corse du Sud area.
The winters in Portigliolo are very mild and the summers are warm and sunny. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between 3° and 7° C and the highs are between 13° and 17° C. In the spring the average lows are 7° to 11° C and the highs are 17° to 21° C. During the summer months the average low temperatures are between 14° and 17° C and the highs are between 25° and 27° C. There is between 11 and 96 mm of rain per month. The most occurs in October and November and the least in July.
The closest airport to Portigliolo is Ajaccio Campo dell’Oro Airport (AJA), which is located 30 km away. There is also a ferry in Ajaccio. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.