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Channel Island Explorer

Channel Island Explorer

Just off the Normandy coast, lie the Channel Islands, comprising of Jersey, Guernsey, Sark and Herm, where British and French influences infuse to create a unique mix of exquisite coastlines, rich heritage, beautiful harbours and old-world charm.

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Just off the Normandy coast, lie the Channel Islands, comprising of Jersey, Guernsey, Sark and Herm, where British and French influences infuse to create a unique mix of exquisite coastlines, rich heritage, beautiful harbours and old-world charm.

 

Includes

Escorted by a Skills representative

Return ferry sailings

Coach travel throughout

3 nights half board stay in Guernsey

3 nights half board stay in Jersey

Guided tour of Jersey & Guernsey

Excursion to Herm

 

Optional excursion to Sark with our representative, including a carriage ride

(£79 per person, please enquire at the time of booking)

 

Please note this price does not include our door-to-door, to add this service please tick the option at checkout.

Day 1

Sit back, relax and enjoy the journey as we travel overland and by ferry to the island of Guernsey.

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Day 2

Today we have arranged for a local guide and coach to collect you from your hotel and whisk you away for a half day’s tour of the idyllic island. A great way to get your baring’s, this fun and energetic tour will provide you with great information about the island, and includes leisurely stops at places of interest. Later we travel across to Herm, a tiny island measuring just a mile and a half long, but steeped in history.

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Day 3

After breakfast either enjoy free time exploring Guernsey at your own pace. Or join us on our optional excursion to Sark. With no cars, the 600 residents get around Sark by bicycle or horse and carriage. Our included 2 hour carriage ride will showcase this truly unique island that no amount of words could do justice.

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Day 4

After breakfast we sail across to Jersey, where we will enjoy another 3-night half board stay at the Merton Hotel.

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Day 5

Enjoy another fascinating island tour.

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Day 6

The largest of the Channel Islands, Jersey is a haven for historians, shopaholics and beach lovers alike. From magnificent castles and museums to fascinating wildlife, you can enjoy exploring Jersey at your own pace today.

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Day 7

We retrace our footsteps home.

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B=Breakfast, D=Dinner

The Merton Hotel ***, Jersey

(Bar, Restaurant, Lift, Wi-Fi, Indoor pool, Sauna)

 

Located close to the beach, and just a short walk from St Helier, the Merton Hotel boasts a unique Aquadome featuring indoor and outdoor pools, a sauna, steam room and hot tub and the spacious bedrooms offer tea and coffee making facilities.

 

La Trelade Hotel ***, Guernsey

(Garden, Bar, Restaurant, Lift, Wi-Fi) 

 

La Trelade Hotel is surrounded by its quiet gardens and is on a main Guernsey route. There are regular buses to Saint Peter Port and West Coast beaches. The building used to be a private country house and is now a well-equipped hotel. The en suite rooms have TVs, telephones, hairdryers and tea/coffee.

The large pool area opens out onto a south-facing terrace and garden.

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Chesterfield Bus Station Chesterfield Coach Station,, Beckingham Way
S40 1TH
Derby Bus Station Derby, Bus Station
Bay 27 & 28, DE1 2AY
Long Eaton, The Green Long Eaton, The Green
Outside Wilkinsons, NG10 1HQ
Mansfield Bus station Mansfield Bus station , Bay A
Quaker Way, Mansfield, NG18 1JJ
Toton Lane Tram Stop Toton Lane Tram Stop Park and Ride
Toton Lane Tram Stop, NG9 7JA

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