For a luxurious weekend a little off the main beaten tourist track, Corsica is the ideal destination. A stunning island of contrasts, boasting mountains and beaches Corsica is a heady fusion of Italian and French culture, located in the sea off the coast of the two nations. This is truly a wonderful spot for a romantic break for two. If you’re looking for inspiration as to how to pass the time, here are some great ideas for the best ways to get the most out of your luxury trip.
Private Yacht Charter
What better way to see Corsica’s spectacular coastline in complete luxury than by chartering a private yacht for the day. Experience the millionnaire lifestyle in peace and tranquillity while the provided crew pilot your boat to the destination of your choice. Discover hidden coves, explore the island’s most beautiful beaches or just relax at sea, revelling in the refreshing breezes for a truly unique experience. It’s also pretty easy to get a ferry to Corsica direct from Genoa in Italy!
See Corsica from a brand new perspective on a luxurious limousine tour. Travel in style to see all the famous sights such as Bonaparte’s house, the Scandola Nature Reserve and the Ajaccio Cathedral from the comfort of a glamorous limo.
Luxury Wine Tasting
Corsican wines are becoming more popular and where better to taste them than in their country of origin? Experience the ultimate in high quality wine tasting at La Ferme de Campo di Monte in Murato where you can enjoy an exquisite dinner paired with the finest local wines in a dramatic and magnificent location.
Pampering Spa Treatment
What could be more luxurious than a relaxing spa treatment to soothe all the stresses and strains away? The five star Marinca Hotel and Spa (epic promo video!) offers a true Arabian Nights experience with its Turkish ‘hammam’ theme. Featuring ‘starry skies’, vaulted ceilings and sculpted doors, it’s the perfect spot to indulge in a complete sensory experience a thousand miles away from the ordinary world.
Horse riding Tour and Picnic
Whether you are an experienced rider or a completely novice, why not spend a romantic hour or two on the trail, with a private horse riding tour of Corsica’s pretty villages, forests and breathtaking mountain scenery? Take a longer tour with your experienced and professional guide and enjoy a delicious gourmet picnic on the way.
Where’s your favourite spot in Corsica? Let me know your luxury experiences below!