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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION Town Calvi Insee code 2B050 Postcode 20260 Latitude 42.5676510 Longitude 8.7572220 Altitude From 0 to 700 meters Surface 31.20 km² Population 5707 inhabitants Density 182 inhabitants/km² CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS National label Lumio at 6.3 km Chief town Bastia (at 92 km, 95 min) Montegrosso at 7.2 km Department Upper Corsica Moncale at 9.2 km Region Corsica Search another town
Find a hotel a vacation rental a bed and breakfast a campsite a restaurant a leisure activity a flight a rental car Near your destination Calvi town centre Airport of Calvi - Sainte-Catherine (Calvi) Beach Oseelluccia (Calvi) Beach of L'Alga (Calvi) Big Beach of Calvi (Calvi) Church Sainte-Marie (Calvi) Gulf of Calvi (Calvi) Gulf of Ogliastriccia (Calvi) Headland of Revellata (Calvi) Lighthouse of La Revellata (Calvi) Marina Xavier Colonna (Calvi) Seaport of Calvi (Calvi) Tourist Office of Calvi (Calvi) Train station of Calenzana-Lumio (Calvi) Train station of Calvi (Calvi) Train station of Calvi - Balagne-Orizontenovu (Calvi) Train station of Calvi - Club Olympique (Calvi) Train station of Calvi - Dolce Vita GR 20 (Calvi) Train station of Calvi - Lido (Calvi) Train station of Calvi - Tennis-Club (Calvi) Train station of Sainte-Restitude (Lumio) Bay Algajo (Lumio) Beach of L'Arinella (Lumio) Beach of Sainte-Restitude (Lumio) Train station of Ondari-Arinella (Lumio) Train station of Giorgio (Lumio) Beach of Spano (Lumio) Village of Lumio Train station Le Club-Med Cocody (Lumio) Beach of Sant Ambrogio (Lumio) Search
Capital Balagne, located northwest of the island of beauty, below Cape Calvi snuggled against his stronghold built by the Genoese, who ruled Corsica from 15th to 18th century. The picturesque lanes lead to the pretty marina. All around, a cultural heritage (the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist of the thirteenth, the Baroque church of Santa Maria Maggiore ...) and scenery (sandy beaches, hillsides of orchards and vineyards, colorful jungle. ..). And to think that off fierce battles took place Navy. The famous Admiral Nelson lost his eye during such a seat Calvi in 1794 ... Before beating the Napoleonic fleet at Trafalgar (Spain) eleven years later!
Detailed information Transport Airport of Calvi - Sainte-Catherine, Seaport of Calvi, Train station of Calenzana-Lumio, Train station of Calvi, Train station of Calvi - Balagne-Orizontenovu, Train station of Calvi - Club Olympique, Train station of Calvi - Dolce Vita GR 20, Train station of Calvi - Lido, Train station of Calvi - Tennis-Club Information points Tourist Office of Calvi Leisure centres Beach Oseelluccia, Beach of L'Alga, Big Beach of Calvi, Marina Xavier Colonna Monuments Church Sainte-Marie, Lighthouse of La Revellata Natural sites Gulf of Calvi, Gulf of Ogliastriccia, Headland of Revellata
Calvi Jazz Festival: Mid-June
Meeting of Contemporary Art Calvi: from early June to late August.
Calvi on the Rocks: Early July.
Sound and Light: August 15.
Polyphonic Chants Encounters: mid-September.
Festiventu: Festival Wind: late October.
Detailed information Polyphonic Song Festival Magical voices expressing the diversity of the people of the world From 9th to 13th September 2014
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Old house in the citadel
Train Calvi via L'Île-Rousse, Ponte-Leccia, Bastia
Train Balagne Calvi in Ile Rousse
Tuesday 29 July Day Night Min. 21°C - Max. 21°C
Wednesday 30 July Day Night Min. 22°C - Max. 22°C
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