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Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: 9.10596 lat : 42.15169
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: 9°6'21.4632 lat : 42°9'6.0768
Surface area: 8723.3 km2 (22.971 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 944.4 km
Average height: 568 metre
Length island: 183 km
Name : Monte Cinto (2706 metre)
Orientation island: North - South

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 302000
Population density: 34.8 inh/km2
Important places (direction): Bastia (N), Calvi (NW), Corte (M), Sartène (ZW), Bonifacio (Z)

Naming - Location

Local native name: Corse
Archipelago (island group): Corsica
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Pianosa 96.5 km EastNorthEast
2) Montecristo 105.5 km East
3) La maddalena 109.2 km SouthSouthEast
Country: France
Location in Country: Southeast
Name région: Region Corsica
Name Département: Departementen Haute-Corse en Corse-du-Sud
Main place: Ajaccio
Location Main place: West
Sea: Mediterranean Sea
Distance to main land: 82.7 km
Nearest Country: Italy
Type Rock outcrop: rocky surface
island-Type: island in sea
Remarks: Most mountainous island in the Mediterranean Sea


Topographic islandmap Corsica

Corsica map

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Height map of Corsica

Corsica Digital terrain model - DTM



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Relief: Slope Classes in percentages



Weather at Corsica

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Transport on your island-holiday

coming soon: car rental
Directly accessible from Western Europe (The Netherlands) by plane: Yes
International airport present : Yes
Accessible by car: Yes
Distance from Western Europe (The Netherlands) (rough estimate): 1490 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: Yes
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: Yes
Bicycle facilities: No

island-Sights, island-Tourism - island-attractions

Wikipedia Corsica ?> Wikipedia: Wikipedia Corsica
Tourist information: Info Corsica
Youtube: Youtube Corsica
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island accommodation: Hotel, Holiday Home, camping

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Campings at Corsica ?> Camping 1) A Stella
2) Campeole L
3) Cavallo Morto
4) D
5) Golfo di Sogno
6) Kevano Plage
7) La Pietra
8) La Riviere
9) Le Campoloro
10) Le Damier
11) Le Miami Plage
12) l
13) Mulinacciu
14) Santa Lucia
15) Via Romana
16) Arinella Bianca
17) Bagheera
18) Benista
19) Colomba
20) De la Cote des Nacres
21) Dolce Vita
22) Fautea
23) Kalliste
24) La Chiappa
25) La Morsetta Camping
26) La Pinede
27) La Vetta
28) L
29) Le Clos des Chenes
30) Le Porto
31) Le Sagone Camping
32) Les Ilots d
33) Les Oliviers
34) Marina d
35) Marina d
36) Paradella
37) Pian del Fosse
38) Pinarello
39) Ras l
40) Riva Bella Thalasso Spa Resort
41) Rondinara
42) San Damiano
43) Sole e Vista
44) Torraccia
45) U Farniente Pertamina
46) U Furu
47) U Prunelli
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Landuse Corsica

 Forest   2624.5 km2 
 30% 
 Nature   4529.4 km2 
 52% 
 Agriculture   884.2 km2 
 10% 
 Wet nature   13.9 km2 
 0% 
 Water   48 km2 
 1% 
 Urban area   155.7 km2 
 2% 
 Infrastructure   9.6 km2 
 0% 
 Viticulture   140.1 km2 
 2% 
 Rock outcrop   317.7 km2 
 4%