Things to see and do - Piana
Piana Travel guide
Piana : Michelin's recommendations
This lively summer resort, near the Calanches, overlooks the bay of Porto. It stands on a superb site with the summit of Monte Cinto, still snow-capped in spring, in the distance. The presence of several enormous eucalyptus trees along the road into the village bears witness to the mild sea climate. The little squares lined by whitewashed houses, and the 18C church with a graceful spire, are very pleasant.
Tourist attractions Piana : Things to see and do
The beauty of the gulf lies in its coastline of red-granite cliffs which contrast sharply with the blue of the sea: to the south, the Calanche de Piana, to the north, the Girolata peninsula and the Scandola nature reserve. This ensemble constitutes o..
Forging its way through the heart of the Calanches, the steep, hairpin bends of this narrow road wind down to Marine de Ficajola, nestled in the cove of the same name. The contrast between the blue waters of the sea and the reddish-purple rock is qui..
Leaving Piana, take the road to Arone (D 824). After 6km, you will see a sign on your right for Capu Rossu. The unmarked road winds its way through the scrubland then, after the sheepfold, a road lined with cairns climbs up to the tower. The Tour de ..
Route des Calanches F - 20115 Piana
Hôtel Capo Rosso is located in Piana, just 8 km from the beach and 11 km from Porto. It offers a heated outdoor swimming pool and a restaurant with panoramic views of Scandola Gulf. The rooms at Hôtel Capo Rosso feature a private balcony or terrace ..
Route Des Calanches F - 20115 Piana
Ideally situated outside the village of Piana, the Mare E Monti hotel features 12 comfortable and fully equipped rooms with lift access, a loggia and a view of the sea or mountains. The hotel provides comfortable accommodation and a warm welcome in ..
Route de Cargèse F - 20115 Piana
Located in Piana, Hotel Scandola is 12 km from Porto Marina. It offers a garden, free Wi-Fi access and a bar that serves tapas. There is a colourful, shared seating area with a flat-screen TV. The air-conditioned rooms and suties are individually de..