Lama

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Lama
TownLama
Insee code2B136
Postcode20218
Latitude42.5760070
Longitude9.1716110
AltitudeFrom 120 to 1535 meters
Surface19.92 km²
Population169 inhabitants
Density8 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsUrtaca at 2.2 km
Chief townBastia (at 65 km, 62 min)Pietralba at 3.6 km
DepartmentUpper CorsicaNovella at 4.7 km
RegionCorsicaSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Located between Calvi and St. Florent, in the valley Ostriconi, Lama is a former village corsica authenticity remarkably preserved.

The first houses were built on a rocky ridge at the foot of a watchtower. Two architectural styles coexist harmoniously: one large and beautiful mansions Tuscan-inspired 18th century, on the other hand, the medieval old town with its small houses with roof terraces glued to each other.

Flowers and plants are installed in many pots, niches carved in the rocks, masonry walls. The terraces shaded by vine arbors discover by browsing the many village streets.


EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

The Lama Film Festival in early August:

Balagne in the center of a circle passing through Calvi, Bastia and Corte, the medieval village of Lama, whose tall houses seem built into the mountain, overlooking the delta Ostriconi and its beautiful beach.

Each summer, three screens lit there at night and film creeps in the alleys, complete with scents of the scrub nearby. Sessions are held simultaneously every evening from 21:30 on three sites, one entirely devoted to young audiences, with programming and a special reception.

During the day from 10.30, the ballroom of the hall, "Casa di Lama" located in movie theaters, welcomes the audience the most frequent. The "Chronicles village" of Lama interview since 1994 the report of cinema in rural areas.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Tour and meal at a chestnut groveNature and the outdoors29 €Murato (12.7 km)
Golf course in BalagneSports sensations35 €Speloncato (15.6 km)
Football and multi-activities courseSports sensations190 €Monticello (19.1 km)

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PHOTOS

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WEATHER

Monday 15 September
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Min. 17°C - Max. 17°C
Tuesday 16 September
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Min. 16°C - Max. 20°C
Wednesday 17 September
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Min. 20°C - Max. 22°C

BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Villa with 4 bedroomsAutour du Hamac  
Moltifao
Bed and Breakfast located at the start of the Gorges of Asco near Moltifao, a typical village Corsica, between sea and mountains. The villa is 100 m from a river, one of the purest...
Located 12.1 km from LamaFrom 55 € to 80 € the double room 
Apartment with 4 bedroomsU lampione    
9
Oletta
Close to the sea, you will find comfortable rooms at lampione the heart of an old village in the Haute-Corse, in the center of an area rich in tourist attractions and full of history....
Located 16.3 km from LamaFrom 65 € to 90 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsA casa di l'alivu    
9.3
Patrimonio
In a very nice village, in a very quiet place, two rooms in a small house just on the side of the house of the owner. You will find a big garden with big olive trees.
Located 21 km from LamaFrom 40 € to 65 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 5 personsCortaline, Lama.  
9.6
Lama
Residence Cortaline. Appartment with swimming pool for 4-5 persons. 50 sq. M.. 2 bedrooms, living room with sofa-bed, kitchen, shower room, separate WC, covered terrace. Ground floor...
Located in LamaFrom 650 € to 1000 € per week 
Apartment for 5 personsLe campu latinu (région balagne)
Lama
In one of the most beautiful villages of Corsica, learn a great apartment type F3 120 m² in a stone house. Painted limestone, exposed beams, terracotta floor, oak furniture etc... Pool...
Located in LamaFrom 950 € to 1850 € per week 
Apartment for 5 personsLama : piscine, vue mer/montagne, wifi
Lama
Apartment for 4/5 people with private pool situated in nature and the quiet medieval village of Lama. Terrace with panoramic views of the mountains, the valley of Ostriconi and sea....
Located in LamaFrom 400 € to 1000 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
20 places over 10 haCamping petra pinzuta    
9.6
Campile
Family camping, warm welcome. Camping 15 minutes from the beaches near the river.
Located 18.4 km from Lama14 € per day 
50 places over 4 haAcquaviva   
10
Calacuccia
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 Lama 

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HOTELS

Hôtel Case Latine - Hotel in LamaHôtel Case Latine  
Lama
Featuring 2 outdoor swimming pool set in the rock and a restaurant, Hôtel Case Latine is a hotel with 6 suites located in Lama, 66 km from Bastia and 52 km from Calvi. Featuring a terrace...
Located in LamaRoom from 288 €
Relais de Saleccia - Hotel in LamaRelais de Saleccia    
7.6
Saint-Florent
Situated a 15-minute drive from Saint-Florent, this hotel features free Wi-Fi in the public areas and a shuttle service for the beaches of Saleccia and Loto. Mountain bikes can be rented...
Located 10.5 km from LamaRoom from 60 €
U Santu Petru - Hotel in LamaU Santu Petru    
7.2
Saint-Florent
Located 9 km from Saint-Florent, U Santu Petru offers accommodation just 3 km from the beach. The hotel features a terrace and free parking is available on site. Rooms are decorated...
Located 10.9 km from LamaRoom from 60 €

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Hotel Revellata
Hotel Revellata is located in the Corsican town of Calvi, 450 metres from the harbour. It has an outdoor swimming pool, gym, and a spa with a hot tub,...
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Hotel Revellata
Hotel Revellata is located in the Corsican town of Calvi, 450 metres from the harbour. It has an outdoor swimming pool, gym,...
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