Porto Pollo and more generally the municipality of Serra di Ferro enjoy an ideal location to spend an active holiday in South Corsica.
Porto Pollo is a major place for scuba diving. A few meters from the hotel is the diving school which can accompany you in the discovery of the underwater fauna and flora of the Gulf. The chance of this place is to be able to offer dives of all levels, equally thrilling!
To discover the coasts and beaches of the region from the port of Porto Pollo, nothing better than to rent a boat. You will find in the village the possibility to rent semi-rigid motor boats (compulsory license) allowing beautiful days at sea. The position of Porto Pollo on the west coast offers you the opportunity to discover by boat the areas of Campomoro , Senetosa, Tizzano , Roccapina but also to go to Bonifacio for the day.
Club and school sailing
Porto Pollo is known for its daily thermal breeze in summer that allows you to practice windsurfing and kitesurfing.
In the village, the Nautical Center offers for rent or training catamarans, kayaks, windsurfing, water skiing, paddle, etc …
Bike and mountain bike in Porto-Pollo
Rent a bike and go for a ride on the paths of the region. Porto Pollo has one of the most active specialty shops that will offer mountain bike rental, vtc etc … for all levels of practice and all ages. A fabulous way to discover the region of Porto Pollo and Serra di Ferro.
Whether you want to make great rides in the water or discover the inland, you will find near Porto Pollo, two equestrian centers: one in Cupabia and the other in Olmeto Plage.
Corsica, land for hiking
If we talk about mountain hiking in Corsica, we immediately think of the GR 20. By the way, this famous trail passes in the high valley of Taravo but far from the hotel. Corsica and especially our region, offers possibilities of paths mixing seaside with the first foothills of the interior. The path network is called Mare a Mare and Mare e Monti. However, they are preferred in mid-season to not suffer from the summer heat.
The Tanchiccia Pond
A 30 ha wetland developed to discover many species that compose the patrimony of flora and fauna. This place open to the public for free since June 2017 offers a very original discovery of the region. Not to be missed! To learn more, we have dedicated a page of this site to the pond of Tanchiccia.
To discover also in the region of Taravo, Alta Rocca and Valinco
Here are some additional ideas of places to discover from Porto Pollo :