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Capu Neru

Discover the tower of Capu Neru. Hiking in Corsica from the hamlet of Gigliu in the commune of Coti Chiavari. Capu Neru is the Genoese tower next to Capo Di Muro and the tower of Capanelle in Porto Pollo


Discover the hike from the tower of Capu Neru to Coti Chiavari! Capu Neru is the neighbour of the tower of Capo Di Muro. A lesser known but inaccessible Genoese sentinel tower. Set off on an easy route that ends with a beautiful view of the island's coastline.

Capu Neru

The tower of Capu Neru is a Genoese tower, inaccessible and degraded by time...

The tower of Capu Neru in Coti Chiavari, Corsica

Starting point of the hike: Hamlet of Cala di Gigliu. Coti Chiavari

To get there, from Ajaccio, take the Acqua Doria direction and continue towards Propriano/ Porto Pollo/ Serra di ferro. Go as far as the hamlet of Cala di Gigliu, in the commune of Coti Chiavari. Follow the tarmac road until it becomes a dirt track. Park at this point. The hike starts from here. 

The Capu Neru tower hiking trail

Follow the track for a few minutes until you reach the top of the big climb, then turn right. A cairn indicates the entrance to a narrow path, barely visible. Count on one kilometre to reach the Genoese tower. An inaccessible and unrestored tower with a beautiful view of the Capo Di Muro peninsula. The return journey takes the same route as the first.

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