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Golfe de Porto, le Capu d’Ortu

Rising 1294 m above the iconic scenery of the Gulf of Porto the second highest summit of the Calanches de Piana offers an exhilarating 12kms hike. The summit of Capo d’Ortu overlooks emblematic landscapes of Corsica’s west coast where scenic landmarks such as the Nature Reserve of Scandola, Girolata, the Calanches de Piana or the fragrant Spelunca gorge draw nature enthusiasts for an unforgettable experience

Iconic landscapes of Corsica’s west coast

Level : moderate/difficult

Start/finish : Piana

Hiking time : +/- 6h

Distance : 13kms


Elevation gain : 848m


Elevation loss : 847m

From €350 *

*Price per guide, 20 people max, all taxes included

What to expect

  • Our guide will welcome you at the meeting point, in Piana
  • Approximately 5h hiking (round trip) according to the group
  • Way back to the meeting point

What’s included

  • Experienced and knowledgeable guide
  • Technical and safety gear
  • Professional insurances

What’s not included

  • Transport to/from the meeting point
  • Personal expenses
  • Appropriate and comprehensive insurance to cover you for cancellation, accidents, medical costs and repatriation

What do you need

  • Good closed in hiking boots
  • Rucksack with 1.5L minimum of water, a picnic and some snacks
  • Appropriate clothing
  • Rain jacket, warm and insulated vest
  • Sun protection (according to the season): cap, sunglasses, sunscreen

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Safety is our number one priority. We only use safety equipment of the highest quality and our guides are experienced to ensure your activity is fun and safe. Please have a look on “Get prepared” and “Safety” pages.

Shoes hire

Mountain shoes : €5

Capture the best moments of your
outdoor experience

GoPro® hire

Waterproof camera + harness +
16GO micro SD card : €40

Backpack hire

Backpack + 1,5L of fresh St-Georges water (Corsican water) : €7