Porto: Scandola, Girolata, and Calanches of Piana Boat Trip

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Porto: Scandola, Girolata, and Calanches of Piana Boat Trip

From US$ 72.48 per person

Discover the wonders of the Gulf of Porto on board a special sailing boat. You'll sail to the Scandola Nature Reserve, enjoying a stopover in Girolata before discovering the famous creeks of Piana.

About this activity

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Small group
Limited to 12 participants
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Duration 3 hours
Starting times 8:30 AM, 2:00 PM
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  • Discover the Scandola Nature Reserve
  • Enjoy a stopover in Girolata
  • Explore the famous creeks of Piana
Full description
On board of a boat especially designed for a sea walk, you will discover the wonders of the Gulf of Porto, an extraordinary natural area classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This experience is designed for adults and children and is safe and supervised by experienced and competent staff at all times. You will begin by sailing to the Scandola Reserve, which is home to beautiful cliffs and a sea bed. Located in the north of the Gulf of Porto, the Scandola reserve has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1975, and contains majestic cliffs and more than 30 plant species. Following the reserve you will stopover in Girolata, a small village on the edge of a wonderful bay. It is a picturesque village only accessible by sea or by a small path of around 4 kilometers. You'll finally visit the creeks of Pianas, a dream-like place which is filled with magnificent colors. At the conclusion of your experience, you'll sail back to your tour starting point.
  • Boat trip
  • Local guide
  • Photo opportunities
  • Break in Girolata
  • Food or drinks
  • Toilet on the boat
Not suitable for
  • Children under 4 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

The meeting point is on the dock in front of the "La Calipso" Hotel on the right bank of Porto's bay. GPS Coordinates: 42.267017, 8.694009 which is equivalent to 42°16'01.3"N 8°41'38.4"E

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4.8 / 5

based on 47 reviews

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Bateau souple qui permet une grande maniabilité et donc une approche très fine des lieux visités. Le plus; humour et dérision dans les commentaires, ambiance « musicale » à bord qui rend cette croisière festive et surtout qui montre que le pilote prend vraiment du plaisir en plus de parfaitement maîtriser le pilotage de son bateau. Bref on recommande Marine Porto Evasion

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18 September 2020


Superbe excursion pour découvrir les calanques de Piana, la réserve de Scandola et le village de Girolata, au départ de Porto ! Les paysages sont magnifiques et l’étroitesse du zodiac permet de pénétrer dans les grottes, chose impossible pour les bateaux traditionnels. Le guide est très sympathique et crée une ambiance conviviale et musicale en nous offrant en bonus quelques sensations fortes.

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14 September 2020


26 October 2020

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