Join us on Guernsey, the second-largest of the Channel Islands. This charming island destination is known for its captivating scenery, as well as for its welcoming atmosphere and friendly people. With a wonderfully continental feel, Guernsey combines both British and French culture to ensure you have a fantastic time when visiting.
Guernsey holidays include something for everyone, from admiring beautiful scenery to visiting exciting attractions. The island has a fascinating history, in addition to a bustling town centre that you’re sure to love exploring.
Officially the Bailiwick of Guernsey, this little island is located off the coast of Normandy, and is a world unto itself in terms of culture and atmosphere. With a history dating back to Neolithic times, there’s plenty to delve into when visiting Guernsey, much of which can be discovered at its fascinating museums.
The island is perhaps most famous for Victor Hugo, the French poet, novelist, and playwright who penned Les Miserables while in exile on Guernsey.
Here are lots of things to do in Guernsey during relaxing Channel Island holidays, including visiting Hauteville House - Victor Hugo’s former home. Visitors can also take trips to Castle Cornet, which guarded Guernsey’s harbour for over 800 years.
If you’re interested in history, the Fort Grey Shipwreck Museum is sure to be of interest. There are also many historical sites on Guernsey, such as the German fortifications constructed during World War II, and much more besides.