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The old port of Bastia, the perfect holiday destination!
With the Romieu garden, the Citadel and Bastia Museum on one side and Place Saint-Nicolas on the other side, the old port of Bastia enjoys a central location in the heart of Bastia and, along with the neighbouring sites, increases even further the charm that never fails to win over tourists visiting the Haute-Corse region. And when you add to this the gentle Corsican pace of life and the blue of the Mediterranean, you have all the ingredients you need for a successful stay in Corsica!
Your 100% pedestrian holiday village by the sea also has everything you need for an unforgettable stay: comfortable accommodation, a water park with a swimming pool and water slides and the nearby sea, all in a verdant Mediterranean environment. Do you want more? Sports activities, free children's clubs and a gourmet restaurant complete this little piece of paradise. What are you waiting for to make a booking?
Visit the old port of Bastia with the family
One thing for sure is that when visiting the old port with the family, it will always be a feast for the eyes for young and old alike! With the pretty, colourful Tuscan-style buildings, the typical cafés where you can enjoy a drink in the sun, the boats in the port and the ever-changing blues of the sky and the sea, it’s hard not to fall under the spell.
A stroll around the port will allow everyone to work up an appetite and when it's time for an afternoon snack, you won't have to go very far for a gourmet break! The old port area is packed with bars and restaurants that invite you to take a seat at a terrace, savour an ice-cream and enjoy the mild Corsican climate. Life is good on holiday!
Visit the old port of Bastia as a couple
Visiting the Old Port neighbourhood will be a sweet and romantic experience for lovers. The charm of the historic centre's typical narrow streets and the old port’s Mediterranean atmosphere will definitely have an effect on lovebirds. And the magic will be even more powerful if you decide to visit some of Bastia's most beautiful sites such as the Citadel or Place Saint-Nicolas.
To round off this wonderful day with a loved one in style, make your way to the Aldilonda, a promenade that runs along the port. The enchanting sight of the blazing Corsican sky lit by the setting sun will remain forever engraved in couples' hearts and minds.
Camping Old port of Bastia: our handy tips for a successful stay
It cannot be stressed enough: a camera will be your best friend during your holiday in Bastia. There’s so much beauty to be captured!
Dominating the quaysides, the Romieu garden is a verdant haven of peace perfect for a break in a natural setting. Indeed, its beautiful staircase will provide a great backdrop for a romantic photo!
Many religious buildings within the vicinity of the port are worth a visit, such as the beautifully decorated Saint Jean-Baptiste Church or the Scala Santa and its "holy staircase", an architectural gem.
Whether you’re an art lover or simply inquisitive, take time to visit the town's museum where you will discover Bastia in the olden days through paintings, sculptures and various other kinds of objects.