The south is dominated by golden sweeps of
sandy beaches such as St Aubin’s and St Brelade’s, while some of the world’s best surfing
and wake-boarding can be found on St Ouen’s Bay on the west coast.
In complete contrast, the north of the island is one dramatic cliff and headlands that shelter
hidden coves and tiny fishing harbours such as Rozel and Bonne Nuit Bay. This is also one of the
best places to observe bird life and, like the rest of the island, the area is interspersed with former German fortifications.
aMaizin! Adventure Park is an all-inclusive park with many activities including the maize maze, towering toboggan, water warriors, gold mine, barnyard and numerous go-kart tracks. It’s the
perfect fun getaway for the entire family on the island of Jersey.
Address: La Grande Route de St Pierre, St Peter
Phone: +44 1534 482116
This is one of Jersey´s most popular attractions. Over a kilometre of chambers and corridors are buried deep underground. They vividly narrate the experiences of both residents and occupiers in an interactive and sensitive way, making it a real must for anyone who visits to the island.
Opening hours: Jersey War Tunnels is open seven days a
week from 1st March until 31st October
More Info: Bus route 8
The Hamptonne Country Life Museum recreates rural life within a number of painstakingly restored
buildings, living history interpretations and demonstrations of traditional rural crafts. Learn all about the agrarian lifestyles with the museum’s well-kept exhibits.
Opening hours: Daily during summer 10am-5pm
Phone: +44 1534 863955
This museum ofers all kinds of interactive, hands-on fun and learning that will appeal
to both adults and children. At Jersey Museum you will step into a museum holding 250,000 years worth of the island’s and its people’s history – everything from prehistoric artifacts to modern art.
Opening hours: See Link
Phone: +44 1534 633300
An absolute must for all animal lovers is Jersey Zoo in
Trinity. Renowned worldwide for its endeavours in animal preservation, its main purpose is breeding, conserving and showcasing endangered species from across the world.
Opening hours: Daily 9.30am-5pm winter, 9.30am-6pm summer
Phone: +44 1534 860000
Eric Young Orchid Foundation allows visitors to marvel at one of the finest collections of
hybrid orchids in the world. Enjoy a fine selection from the world’s total of 20 000 species of orchid – the vibrancy of colors and unique
shapes are guaranteed to make for beautiful
Address: Victoria Village, Trinity
Opening hours: Open all year round except from 18/12/2016 – 24/01/2017
Phone: +44 1534 861 963
At Jersey Lavender Farm you can learn about the island’s long tradition of perfumery. This is a
family-run business that welcomes thousands of visitors every year – join them to learn about lavender cultivation and stock up on artisan cosmetics, edibles and items for the home.
Opening hours: From the middle of spring to the middle of autumn
Phone: +44 1534 742933
The Jersey Maritime Museum is located in the heart of St Helier, and focuses on the marine
history of Jersey island Expect to find interactive exhibits via which visitors get the chance to use
their senses and immerse themselves into the songs and stories of the ocean.
Opening hours: From early March to mid December
Phone: +44 1534 811 043
At the Mansell Collection car-lovers can get one of the most thrilling experiences learning all
about the collection of cars and the various exhibits on display. Here you can enjoy a
museum where the stories are told by the fantastic racing driver Nigel Mansell himself (via
an audio guide).
Address: Saint Aubin’s Road, Jersey
Phone: +44 1534 880606
If you fancy playing a game of golf, head to Les Mielles Golf & Country Club located in St Ouen’s
Bay. Take advantage of the amenities and enjoy a great meal at the on-site restaurant, or make use
of some of the other attractions in the so called “Fun Zone” (like Segway Rally and Mini Golf).
Photo: Konstantin Sutyagin/Shutterstock.com
Address: La Route de la Marette, St Ouen’s Bay, St Peter
Phone: +44 1534 482787
The Little Train is a company with three small trains called Lillie, Major Pierson and Terence. The
trains make for a relaxing alternative to sightseeing on foot, and take you on a fun ride along the promenade tour from Liberation Square all the way from St Helier to St Aubin and back.
Phone: +44 1534 876788
In the busy St Brelade’s Bay you can find the beautiful, golden sands of St Brelade’s Beach, Jersey’s busiest bay and a parish church. Here you can enjoy long days sunbathing, do water sports (lots of water activities go on here daily) or simply go on scenic strolls along the bay.
Towards the western part of St Brelade’s Bay stands St Brelade’s Parish Church. This small, old church is within walking distance from the beach and bay area, and is highly recommended for postcard-ready photographs (it is setting against a backdrop of lush greenery by the edge of the
Phone: +44 1534 742302
For the more active, there are multitudes of walks and footpaths to
suit even the seasoned hiker. It is possible to walk from the far northwest to the far northeast of the island on a delightful 16 mile course, taking in some of the most fabulous scenery. There is also an extensive network of green lanes, which give priority to pedestrians, cyclists and horse riders.