Although our island my be a compact nine by five miles, we pack in lots of experiences so you’ll never be short of something to do. From relaxing on the wide-open sandy beaches, exploring the islands war time history or visiting the magnificent medieval castles, to cycling through country lanes and wooded valleys, dining on the freshly caught sea food or sipping on sundowners as the sun sinks over the west coast bays. We’ve selected our top 6 places to visit on your holiday to Jersey, to make sure you get the most out of your island escape.
Taking you deep underground, discover the fascinating history of Jersey during WW2 at the Jersey War Tunnels. This underground complex provides insight into the German occupation, personal stories and the island’s resistance.
Explore the impressive Mont Orgueil Castle, which dates back to the 13th century. Take a tour of the castle’s towers, chambers, and gardens while enjoying panoramic views of the east coast and across to the French coast, which looks within touching distance.
Jersey is known for its beautiful sandy beaches. Spend a day lounging, swimming, or participating in water sports at popular spots such as St. Brelade’s Bay, St. Ouen’s Bay, or Plemont Beach.
Go on a captivating adventure at Jersey Zoo, a wildlife conservation founded by the renowned naturalist Gerald Durrell. It’s home to a diverse collection of animals, including endangered species, and offers educational programs and exhibits. Whether you’re after fun, tranquillity, knowledge or a place to soak up the sunshine, this beautiful 32-acre park has it all.
Enjoy an enchanting experience where vibrant flowers, lush greenery and fragrant aromas transport you to a paradise of natural beauty. From a Japanese garden to one of the largest herb gardens in the UK, you’ll find an array of exotic and unique plant collections.
Embark on a delightful journey through the vineyards, where you can indulge in exquisite wines, savour delectable culinary delights, and immerse yourself in the picturesque surroundings of this idyllic countryside retreat.