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Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Tizzano, Corsica your home away from home

Tizzano is one of the tiniest villages in Corsica with a tiny fishing port. You will certainly not stumble upon it by chance! It is at the end of a narrow winding road and comprises a few homes and restaurants on a magnificent beach. Holiday rentals in Tizzano are the perfect place to escape and relax amidst gorgeous scenery and interesting history.

Things to Do in Tizzano, Corsica

Discover Local history

Although the village of Tizzano is tiny, it has an interesting history. Visit the ruins of the 15th century fort to the northwest of the village. During WWII it was used to train a team of secret agents and Corsican patriots in attack and defence.

Go Horseback Riding

The nearby Santa Pultru Ranch offers horseback riding for all levels of ability. It is a wonderful way to explore the beaches and creeks of this pretty area of Corsica.

Watersports

Tizzano has a wealth of underwater corals and marine life. Scuba diving is offered in the area by the Altra Marina Centre which also offers lessons. As well as being blessed with soft sand and warm aquamarine waters, the beaches around Tizzano holiday rentals are ideal for swimming and snorkeling. Lessons can be taken in windsurfing and catamarans can be hired. Boat trips and fishing trips are also available.

Places to Visit Around Tizzano, Corsica

Bonifacio

This mediaeval town is 62 km southeast of holiday cottages in and is the oldest town in Corsica. Visit the 9th century citadel and the elegant harbour which shows Italian influences. The town is situated on top of sheer cliffs and has many tall houses which line the elegant palm-tree lined streets.

Ajaccio

Ajaccio is the capital of Corsica and its main claim to fame is that is was the birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte. Visitors can visit his home, explore the National Bonaparte Museum and see the caves where he played as a child. The 16th century citadel and the Renaissance Cathedral are both well worth visiting. Finish the day exploring the winding streets which are lined with cafés and shops.

Sartene

Sartene is in the far southwest of Corsica, high in the mountains and is famous for producing the excellent local Sartene wine. Visit the Sainte Marie Church in the main Place de la Liberation. Checkout the tall houses built from local rock and see how they are linked by arches, staircases and narrow passageways.

Weather in Tizzano, Corsica

Tizzano holiday rentals enjoy dry sunny summers with average temperatures reaching 27°C (81°F). Winters are mild with daytime highs averaging 13°C (55°F) in January when there is slightly more rain.

Travel to Tizzano, Corsica

The closest airport to holiday homes in Tizzano is Figari (FSC) airport, a small airport served by Ryanair and Air Berlin. Bastia (BIA) Corsica Airport also has regular flights with budget airlines and is 181 km away. Corsica can also be reached by ferry from Marseilles, Toulon and Porto-Torres in Sardinia

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                                                                                                      Second visit and just as perfect

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                                                                                                      It can be disappointing when you return to a property after a perfect holiday but this was our second visit as a family of 3 generations and we again loved the apartment, the fabulous views, the pool and location. Thank you for the cot and baby items and hopefully we will be back next year.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                      A perfect getaway - sea, views and tranquility

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                                                                                                      The house is perfectly situated, at the very top of Tizzano, looking down on the beautiful beach and across the bay. Very peaceful, as barely any passing traffic. The vast living/kitchen/dining room has beautiful views through every window. The house was spotlessly clean, and every bedroom looked fresh and welcoming. It is simply furnished, but provides everything you would need. The drive is very steep, and parking and driving up it was a bit intimidating at first, but you get used to it. Being at the very top of the hill, it's a steep walk down to the beach, but easily managed in 10 minutes, and quicker for fitter people! We managed with 3 ladies aged over 90! Tizzano itself provides everything you could need - a few excellent restaurants right on the beach, a couple of shops for all the basics, and a perfect, huge beach, with the whitest sand, and bluest sea. Being up high, it is quite exposed, so when it is windy, it is difficult to find a sheltered spot - but that's when the large amount of space inside, and the huge french windows are a particular asset. If it is very windy there are plenty of other more sheltered beaches to explore - we recommend Campomoro. Dealing with Francesca, and arranging the booking was so easy - she was so helpful, and accommodating. Paulina, the lovely lady who cleans the house, and welcomes you could not have been kinder or more helpful. All in all this was a hugely successful holiday, in a lovely house, in a perfect position.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2016