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TownCarcheto-BrusticoPiedipartino at 2.8 km (7 min)
Insee code2B063Pie-d'Orezza at 3.8 km (7 min)
Postcode20229Carpineto at 5.1 km (9 min)
Latitude42.3658000Piedicroce at 5.4 km (9 min)
Longitude9.3667000Tarrano at 6.3 km (10 min)
AltitudeFrom 436 to 1697 metersStazzona at 7 km (13 min)
Surface5.19 km²Piobetta at 7.6 km (14 min)
Population29 inhabitantsPietricaggio at 9 km (15 min)
Density5 inhabitants/km²Felce at 9.1 km (14 min)
Chief townBastia (at 61 km, 65 min)Campana at 9.2 km (15 min)
DepartmentUpper CorsicaRapaggio at 10.3 km (18 min)
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Legend Tours Tèvola: It's called Castellu. The centuries had only been because of this fortress, and the tower stood a little apart at the bottom of the village was abandoned chapel with the last to resist them. She dominated the square two-storey house which she was a strong and whose jagged ruins prolonged spur shale which they seemed to bloom. All framed courtyard paved with slabs of slate as well. It is an extraordinary woman who, seven centuries hence, had built the tower houses. In the collective memory, remain only his name and his legend: It was the Countess Tèvola. They said she had built a tower similar to those into every village in the country over which she reigned. In these times of iron - was it likely to thwart the attacks in which to better manage its people browsing its territory? - She rarely stayed more than a week in each. Also appearing unexpectedly, leaving the middle of the night to go stay in another, it was as if she lived them all. Some even lent him a gift of ubiquity. She raised taxes, dispensed justice, waged war on the occasion. As beautiful as they described it, was not known to no man. Wielding a sword as she fingered the beads easily, dressed in sackcloth and wearing steel corset, it had the nun and the warrior. Today, the fortress was reborn from its ruins, and life has returned. It now bears the name of the lady of Time: The Towers Tèvola.


In the middle of the village of high Baroque specific monument, stands St. Margaret, a cathedral-style church in question, with its front lace, one of the most beautiful in Corsica.

Most visited also the Cascade of Struccia rushing between the walls of a stone circus over which trees bend ageless.

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MonumentsChurch Sainte-Marguerite


From the first Sunday of July and all Sundays juqu'au last Sunday in August, an event takes place at very friendly Arcarotta Pass, three miles from Carchetu. It is the small market where farmers and artisans of the area are offering their products.


The convent where Alisgiani was crowned King Theodore in the home of Pascal Paoli transformed into a museum to Morosaglia, the walking trail leading to the hot spring Orezza or that leads to Mount San Pedrone, it is impossible to mention all remarkable places as they are numerous.

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NameType of activityPriceTown
Tour and meal at a chestnut groveNature and the outdoors29 €Murato (24 km)

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Friday 30 January
Min. 5°C - Max. 7°C
Saturday 31 January
Min. 5°C - Max. 7°C
Sunday 1 February
Min. 1°C - Max. 8°C


Mediterranean restaurantU Catagnu   SPECIAL OFFER
CORSICA HAUTE - Whether in full summer season or during off- U Catagnu is a great place in Costa Verde. The framework, hospitality and cuisine make that one wants to return. LOCAL CUISINE...
Located 13.4 km from Carcheto-Brustico27 € per person 
Mediterranean restaurantOrizonte   SPECIAL OFFER
FEET IN THE WATER - A charm and unspoilt as rarely beautiful island aptly named. It is Cervione small village in Corsica the hotel restaurant Orizonte to discover this piece of paradise...
Located 15.3 km from Carcheto-Brustico28 € per person 

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House with 5 bedroomsLa diligence     NEW
At the heart of the Regional Natural Park of Corsica and in the middle of the chestnut grove, a Napoleonic house with 5 bedrooms with individual bathroom (shower and toilet). Lovely...
Located 2.9 km from Carcheto-BrusticoFrom 70 € to 85 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsNotre Rêve  
Nestled in the center of Corsica (Bozio) 15 km from Corte, the pond pond near the Restonica Tavignano of Nino lakes, rivers Melo and Capitello. Faced with a farm inn offering traditional...
Located 9.1 km from Carcheto-Brustico80 € the double room 
Villa with 1 bedroomBagatelle    
Located on the eastern coast in the town of valle di campoloro in the scrub, quiet and safe from prying eyes. Double room a child, entry, bathroom, wc, private terrace. In a 1 hectare...
Located 11.9 km from Carcheto-Brustico90 € the double room 

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Mill for 4 personsU vecchju mulinu
At the edge of the Castagniccia, in a green and riverside mill transformed into a lodging classified as' charming cottage, heated pool, elegant design and guaranteed comfort, perfectly...
Located 10.9 km from Carcheto-BrusticoFrom 600 € to 1150 € per week 
Apartment for 3 personsU vecchju mulinu  
At the edge of the Castagniccia, in a green, beautiful studio apartment boasting a magnificent terrace with view, on the first floor of the house owners and adjoining another house,...
Located 10.9 km from Carcheto-BrusticoFrom 260 € to 450 € per week 
Apartment for 4 personsU vecchju mulinu  
In nature, mountainous, 38m² apartment on the 1st floor of the house owners, adjoining studio, 50m² private terrace with table, chairs, loungers and armchairs ; living room with sofa...
Located 10.9 km from Carcheto-BrusticoFrom 330 € to 550 € per week 

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20 places over 10 haCamping petra pinzuta    
Family camping, warm welcome. Camping 15 minutes from the beaches near the river.
Located 15.5 km from Carcheto-Brustico14 € per day 
50 places over 4 haAcquaviva   
Located in central Corsica, at the foot of the highest mountains of the island (Cintu; Paglia Orba) hiking (drill valduniellu, Ninu Lake, Lake Cintu, Scala di Santa Regina, sheep and...
Located 29 km from Carcheto-Brustico 

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Hotel U Liccedu - Hotel in Carcheto-BrusticoHotel U Liccedu    
Located in Bustanico, at an altitude of 900 meters, this hotel offers panoramic views of the mountains and the valley, free Wi-Fi and free private parking. A billiard table, football...
Located 7.3 km from Carcheto-Brustico
Altu Pratu - Hotel in Carcheto-BrusticoAltu Pratu 
Offering an outdoor pool and free WiFi in common areas, Altu Pratu is located in Erbajolo. The property features a restaurant that offers course meals. Guests can enjoy a traditional...
Located 13.2 km from Carcheto-BrusticoRoom from 78 €
Residence de tourisme Le clos des Vendanges - Hotel in Carcheto-BrusticoResidence de tourisme Le clos des Vendanges    
Located in San-Nicolao, Residence de tourisme Le clos des Vendanges offers villas and apartments featuring free Wi-Fi and access to a shared swimming pool and a garden. All self-catering...
Located 13.2 km from Carcheto-BrusticoRoom from 50 €

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Hôtel Liberata
Set in a traditional Corsican mansion in the centre of L’Île-Rousse, Hôtel Liberata offers direct access to the beach and panoramic sea views. Guests can...
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Hôtel Serenada
The Hotel Serenada offers direct access to Algajola beach in Corsica, and is located halfway between Calvi and Ile-Rousse....
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