Visiting Ile Rousse, a city with major historical and cultural heritage
By foot, Segway or small train, there are many ways to explore Ile Rousse.
You can take a guided tour of the Paoline town and discover its history and secrets.
Also don’t miss the La Pietra lighthouse, accessible by a foot path or on the little train.
From there you will have a unique panoramic view of the bay.
The covered market is also great to visit, both because of its architecture and because of the variety of farm-fresh and local products available.
Artists exhibit their work there in the evening. Perfect for a trip with the family, Saleccia Park is a relaxing haven of mesmerizing scents.
Many events and activities are offered, especially for children. Also to see are the monuments to the town’s religious heritage such as the La Miséricorde church, the Immaculée-Conception church surrounded by giant palm trees, and the calm and serene Saint-Dominique convent, that overlooks the city.