When you arrive in Guernsey you are advised to take deep breath, relax and start to enjoy that island feeling. With the ocean on its doorstep and an abundance of green space, adventurous souls & nature lovers alike will love the diversity of outdoor activities on offer. However, there are plenty of things do in Guernsey for those craving a relaxed weekend or cultural fix.
You can explore ancient castles such as Castle Cornet, a 13th-century harbour fortification in the capital of St. Peter Port, uncover hidden bunkers, pop into a local art house or visit the home of Victor Hugo, one of the world’s most celebrated authors, all at a tranquil pace. There are stunning beaches to discover such as the celebrated Cobo Bay along the 100 miles of coastline and St Peter Port the capital and widely considered the Channel Islands’ most beautiful town is a popular shopping town with a wealth of independent retailers and bargains to be had.
For food lovers it is a wonderfully diverse place with a multitude of eateries where you can enjoy the magnificent cuisine that is created from fresh local produce. From beachside kiosks and cafes to market stalls, local pubs to high-end restaurants, there’s plenty to choose from, no matter your taste or budget.