Then set sail for the volcanic island of Capraia, the closest island to Corsica; the nature reserve of Montecristo (only accessible with a special permit); the diving paradise of Giglio; and the enchanting coves and Roman remains on Giannutri. Bastia, on Corsica, is within easy reach and is a wonderfully interesting town built around the natural harbour.
in August and September
Winds tend to blow from north in the summer months, and sea conditions are usually realtively calm.
There are regular low cost airline flights from the UK and major European cities to Pisa, which is withn range by road or rail from the main charter bases.
Day 1: Portisco to Tavolara 18nm
Day 2: Tavolara to Isola di Caprera 24nm
Day 3: Isola di Caprera to Bonifacio 24nm
Day 4: Bonifacio to Isola di Budelli 12nm
Day 5: Isola di Budelli to La Maddelena 9nm
Day 6: La Maddelena to Portisco