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Linguizzetta

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Upper Corsica

Between sea and mountains, as Linguizzetta seduced by its authenticity aside land for its fabulous sandy beaches beside coast. Located in the heart of the Oriente in Corsica, the typical village is located at Mt. Sant'Appianu. At his feet spread beaches Bagheera, of Bragone, Corsicana and Riva-Bella lined with pine and eucalyptus.

An ideal and idyllic site, an important cultural heritage and vineyards give strength and character to the Corsican village totally exotic. Linguizzetta prides itself on being the largest naturist center of the Island of Beauty. However, the 12 km of coastline pigmented few rocky coves give way for everyone.

Besides the cultural relics, its natural setting full of trails leading to viewpoints offering breathtaking views of the sea as to the earth. Between Mount Sant'Appianu and paths of the valleys of Bravone and Chiosure, hiking abound, with beautiful views of the wilderness.

All this hollow appetite and taste buds are at the party to Linguizzetta. Figatellis, local wines, sausage donkey and bush adorn the plates in a hodgepodge of unforgettable flavors.

Geographical information

MunicipalityLinguizzetta
Postcode20230
Latitude42.2644630 (N 42° 15’ 52”)
Longitude9.4736350 (E 9° 28’ 25”)
Surface area64.79 km²
Population1099 inhabitants
Density16 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureBastia (65 km, 1h10)
Insee code2B143
IntercommunalityCC de l'Oriente
DepartmentUpper Corsica
RegionCorsica

Nearest cities & towns

Canale-di-Verde2.4 km (4 min)
Chiatra6.6 km (11 min)
Pietra-di-Verde10.9 km (19 min)
Tox11.3 km (20 min)
San-Giuliano14.4 km (23 min)
Sant'Andréa-di-Cotone14.8 km (25 min)
Campi15.8 km (27 min)
Novale17 km (28 min)
Cervione17.2 km (27 min)
Moïta17.7 km (29 min)
Valle-di-Campoloro18.6 km (32 min)
Santa-Maria-Poggio18.8 km (30 min)

Things to see and do

Oriented naturism, Linguizzetta dedicates part of its beaches, the grau of the pond Stagnolu to the northern boundary of the area Chjosura this activity. All water sports, diving and swimming among others, are of course the appointment. Beach Riva Bella has a spa offering a 100% natural part of the alliance benefits of the sea with care.

And on land, natural heritage invites you to discover its copper mine operated until 1978. A building attests to the hard work of workers during this period. You can not miss either the fountain with five guns planted at the heart of the village of Linguizzetta.

The old stones also have their say in this village uncommon. The Chapel of San Lurenzu, vestige of a pre-Romanesque sanctuary ninth-century's worth a look, as well as the Roman baptistery discover along the route of the Marines de Bravone. But it is in the same village as the Saint-Pierre-Saint-Paul church houses objects classified historic monument.

It would be a shame to leave Linguizzetta without tasting its famous mustard. Lemon, hazelnut, the myrtle or honey and many other flavors, mustards unveil their trade secret directly into the producer's premises without that this goes up to her nose.

Places of interest

Leisure centres

Events and festivities

Music lovers and theater lovers are invited to Linguizzetta every year during the summer. Music and theater Current appointments give you three days of August for shows and concerts in the festival in Ortu Darte. Artists from here and elsewhere on stage to delight the greatest as the smallest.

Every Thursday, the market Linguizzetta welcomes large and small gourmands to discover local products. You will find the flavored mustard course, but also jams, cheese, cold cuts and all the specialties of the region, olive oil, saffron or essential oils directly incurred by the producers.

Weather

Wednesday 7 december
Min. 12°C - Max. 12°C
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Thursday 8 december
Min. 13°C - Max. 13°C
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Friday 9 december
Min. 13°C - Max. 13°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Horse ride between sea and mountain with Corsican meal
Nature and the great outdoors100 € Castellare-di-Casinca (23 km)
Tandem parachute jump on the Island of Beauty
Sports sensations265 € Ghisonaccia (24 km)
Treetop trail in a eucalyptus forest
Sports sensations0 € to 22 € Solaro (42 km)
Coaching or football training
Sports sensations50 € to 500 € Bastia (48 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Saleccia Beach
HikeIntermediate4h00Casta (49 km)

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Hotels