The Campomoro Tower, built in the 16th century by the Genoese, is the largest tower in Corsica... and you can visit it !
The Campomoro Tower, built in the 16th century by the Genoese, is the largest tower in Corsica (15 m high)
Its originality lies in the fortification of a star-shaped perimeter wall. Restored in 1986, it belongs to the Conservatoire du Littoral [Coastal Protection Agency].
A permanent exhibition
On the first floor, a permanent exhibition retraces the history of the Genoese towers in Corsica and the invasion of the Barbarians (illustrations by Rafaelli).
It is open from April to October and on reservation outside this period.
Admission prices : €2.50, free for children under 12.
Plan you visit of the Campomoro Tower and along the trail by the sea called Sentier des Douniers, and discover the unusual accomodation in Senetosa lighthouse !
TOUR DE CAMPOMORO
Village de Campomoro
20110 Belvédère Campomoro - Bilvidè Campumoru
TEL : 06 27 77 47 88
Opening hours and periods :
- From 1st of Avril to 14th of June and from 15th of September to 6th of November : 10 am - 6 pm
- From 15th of June to 14th of September : 9 am - 1 pm / 3.30 pm - 7.30 pm
TO ALSO DISCOVER :
For 8,000 years, Filitosa has jealously guarded its menhir statues, its circular monuments (the “Torre”) and its mysteries...