to practice around Farinole and Saint-Florent


Holidays in the sun of Corsica are an excellent opportunity to practice an activity or a leisure in the open air.

The Farinole and Saint-Florent region offers many more or less sporting summer activities to spice up your holidays. The nautical activities have of course the beautiful share, but it is also possible to learn paragliding or horse riding in our beautiful region of Haute-Corse.

Below are some of the best activities to do during your stay at Cap Corse.

Activities in Haute-Corse

Learn about scuba divingLearn about scuba diving

Approved diving schools offer baptisms of scuba diving in Saint-Florent. This initiation generally takes place at Lodo beach. Accompanied by a state-certified instructor, discover the splendor of the Corsican seabed in complete safety.


Haute Corse with its marvelous landscapes between sea and mountains certainly offers the most beautiful hikes in the world. If the famous GR 20 does not pass by Farinole, there are still wonderful hikes and walks to do, especially in the Agriates desert.

Canyoning activitiesCanyoning activities

Go down rivers with steep slopes, discover preserved gorges and take impressive jumps in the water with canyoning. From Saint Florent, discover the sites of Olcani, Viula and San Giuvannu for a day full of emotions.

Horse ridingHorse riding

Visit the Nebbiu on horseback, gallop on the beach with a licensed instructor and discover this wonderful animal. There are many equestrian centers in Corsica which offer formulas for beginners and experienced riders.

Full day boat tripFull day boat trip

You will find from Saint-Florent many day boat trips. They allow you to discover the coast and access dream beaches. The best known company is Shaka Sailing which offers sailing excursions, you can also take the Popeye shuttle which will drop you off at Saleccia beach.

Jet ski, bike, 4×4 boat rental…Jet ski, bike, 4×4 boat rental…

You will easily find various vehicle rentals in Saint-Florent to explore Corsica on your own. Many machines are available, jet ski, bikes, boats or even quads and 4x4s. Farinole and the neighboring seaside town of Saint-Florent offer a multitude of outdoor activities and leisure activities. There is something for everyone and for all ages. It’s really the perfect setting for a dream vacation.

Paragliding baptisms in duoParagliding baptisms in duo

The Altore paragliding school based in Saint-Florent offers baptisms of paragliding as a duo. This adrenaline-fueled experience will certainly leave you with an unforgettable memory of your holidays in Corsica.

Kayak excursionKayak excursion

For the more athletic, it is also possible to discover the coast of the Agriates desert by sea kayak. A more ecological and active way to visit this wonderful coastline.