Day trip

4x4 Agriates Desert and Beach Excursion from Calvi

4.8 / 5

53 reviews

4x4 Agriates Desert and Beach Excursion from Calvi

From US$ 96.22 per person

Join this 4x4 excursion to the heart of Corsica. Make your way through its unique desert landscape towards Ghignu Beach and learn about the island from your local guides.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French
Pickup included
Your hotel or accommodation in Calvi.
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the Agriates desert, its fauna and its lush, maquis vegetation
  • Discover some unusual sights along the way like caves and abandoned villages
  • Swim in the turquoise waters of Ghignu and Malfacu Beach
Full description

Discover the Agriates desert on this 4x4 excursion. See the area's unique fauna and flora, as well as some unusual spots like caves, troglodyte shelters, abandoned villages, and sheep sheds.

After pickup from Calvi, head for the desert in an air-conditioned vehicle. Hear interesting facts and stories about the island from your guides as you explore.

In the desert, admire the diverse natural landscapes, lush vegetation and keep an eye out for the many species of birds, butterflies, and rare plants.

Stop for 4 hours at one of the most beautiful and wildest beaches in Corsica: Ghignu. Swim in the clear turquoise water or relax on the pure shores of the coast.

Includes
  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Parasol
  • Lunch and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Know before you go

  • Pick-up is available from your accommodation in Calvi.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 53 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.4/5
  • Safety
    4.6/5

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There were only 2 of us for this excursion (3 with the driver). It was awesome. The path is hilly but the 4x4 is full of role. We were able to discover some plants of the maquis as well as the beach of Ghignu where the two of us stayed for almost 4 hours. No boat anchored in the bay. A truly magical moment when we were alone in the world.

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September 26, 2020

September 12, 2020, cultural ride in 4/4 in the Agriates desert. At noon, lunch of very good cured meats and Corsican cheese in an old village, Ghugnu beach and its white sand. Super day thanks to our guide Thierry, super nice who masters the driving, culture and history of Corsica.

September 14, 2020

Superb experience through the maquis with the odors of curry, between small anecdotes about Corsica and laughs following the rocking of our car, we had a great time, even masked. The beach was great too. The only small "problem" was the slightly less comfortable place in the rearmost seat of the 4x4, we had our knees above the navel, at 3, it is starting to get tight :)

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August 15, 2020

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