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Striking visit of the port, citadelle, shopping

I will advise to start to visit the ancien port , followed by a lunch in one of the many restaurant... read more

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Nathalie S
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New York City, New York
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Interesting and had reat views!

We visited the Bonifacio Citadel while waiting for the ferry back to Sardinia. Interesting and... read more

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chicknft
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We had the opportunity to visit Bonifacio, as our cruise ship moored off the entrance to the harbour, and as it was fine and a calm sea we took the tender to the shore. We were not pleased to have to walk the whole length...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I will advise to start to visit the ancien port , followed by a lunch in one of the many restaurant facing the citadelle. After meal start climbing the stiff old path to go to the citadelle. You will need a day in between restaurant,...More

Thank Nathalie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Bonifacio Citadel while waiting for the ferry back to Sardinia. Interesting and beautiful old graves. Lots of history with great shots for photography! It was a pleasant walk from the ferry terminal. This visit was actually in late September 2017.

Thank chicknft
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In addition to walking up to the citadel which is well the steep climb we viewed from an amazingly interesting boat trip. They supply the information about the gelorological and historical features in English if you ask. The boat trip also takes you into a...More

Thank pamela c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wandered through the citadel area late in the afternoon and again mid morning and was delightful. As we were leaving towards midday it was so crowded. It’s fine if you like crowds but otherwise aim for early or later in the day. You can...More

Thank Travel_addict13_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent three days in this lovely town. Bonifacio is in two parts the citadel and old town and the port below.. There are plenty of restaurants to choose from in the old town and more in the port. There is a uphill climb to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After quite a slow last few kms and finding a place in the overflowing carparks (weekday in September) we had the time to enjoy this unique town. From the port/marina up into the Citadel with it’s beautiful narrow streets with many restaurants and shops to...More

Thank Lonestarbc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this city a few times this holiday. It's the most beautiful in the evening when all the lights are giving everything a nice romantic touch. We took the train down by the harbour for only 5 euro's and it was definitely worth it!

Thank JRtravel93
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

The small streets behind the citadel walls are now mostly given over to tourist shops and restaurants, but the streets are still beautiful and full of character. Well worth visiting! We continued walking west to the end where you can overlook the waterway and watch...More

Thank MWD66
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Amazingly beautiful cemetery, worth a peep! I’m not normally a fan of visiting cemeteries but this one is definitely worthy! The white colors of the tombs against the Mediterranean blue sky are just wonderful!

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SamandSam2
18 June 2018|
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Response from Rosalind J | Reviewed this property |
parts of the city would be but not all and getting up there would be difficult unless they let you drive up with your special sticker.
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17 May 2017|
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Not sure if I'm too late, we've just returned from Bonifacio, we were there for 5 days and loved it. We drove to Porto Vecchio, it took approx 50 minutes. It's an easy drive and the roads are good. You can park in one of the... More
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4 April 2017|
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Response from Fred F | Reviewed this property |
You book guides at the tourist office. I don't know how to book in advance. There are several good restaurants (near Aragon's stairway) with views over the sea, but not as many as you would expect. Most restaurants are... More
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