A Channel Island Sojourn

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Discover a unique combination of British and French traditions on this lively escorted tour of the Channel Islands, which includes opportunities to visit idyllic Sark and tour Guernsey's highlights.

Destinations
  • United Kingdom
  • England
  • Europe
Tour Types
  • Seniors
  • Cruise
  • 50 plus
  • Singles
Departure Points
  • 806

<p>Take the ferry to Jersey (four hours and 30 minutes), where you will spend four nights at the 3-star resort-style <strong>Merton Hotel</strong> (3Q) in St Helier.</p>

Accommodation Name: Merton Hotel

<p>After a morning at leisure, enjoy an included visit to La Mare Wine Estate in St Mary to sample local food and drink and enjoy stunning scenery. The working estate offers tours and tastings of hand made wines, spirits, preserves and more, made on site from traditional and modern local recipes.</p>

Accommodation Name: Merton Hotel

<p>Today a full-day included excursion takes you by ferry to St Malo in Brittany. Originally a fortified island at the mouth of the Rance River, St Malo is now joined to the French mainland by a large promenade. The historic Citadelle dominates the skyline. After a short walk to the centre you'll have time to explore the cobbled streets packed with shops.</p> <p><strong>Please note:</strong> due to the ferry schedule, this excursion may not be possible, in which case you’ll visit Elizabeth Castle. During your visit, wander along the battlements built by Sir Walter Raleigh during the castle’s genesis and discover the hidden Second World War bunkers, used by German soldiers throughout Jersey’s occupation. The castle is accessed via a ferry.</p>

Accommodation Name: Merton Hotel

<p>You may like to explore independently today. The Howard Davis Park is adjacent to the hotel, while the beach and centre of St Helier are just 550 yards away. Alternatively, join an optional excursion taking in the coastal highlights of the island.</p>

Accommodation Name: Merton Hotel

<p>Take the ferry to Guernsey where you will stay for three nights at the 3-star <strong>Cobo Bay Hotel</strong> (3Q), a former country mansion on the outskirts of Guernsey’s capital, St Peter Port.</p>

Accommodation Name: Les Rocquettes Hotel

<p>Join an included full day tour around the island. Your trip takes in Little Chapel, the headland of Pleinmont Point, the West Coast and the bay of L'Ancresse. This afternoon you can enjoy the facilities at your hotel or perhaps venture into St Peter Port.</p>

Accommodation Name: Les Rocquettes Hotel

<p>Today you can choose to enjoy an optional trip to Sark, or simply spend time at leisure.</p>

Accommodation Name: Les Rocquettes Hotel

<p>Return to the UK.</p>

Accommodation Name: Les Rocquettes Hotel

Hands shaking Included travel insurance

PlateAll breakfasts and dinners

PersonSaga Host

Plus...

  • Return ferry journey and transfers
  • Welcome drink reception
  • Porterage in all hotels

MapExcursions and visits

  • La Mare Wine Estate (half day)
  • St Malo in Brittany or Elizabeth Castle (full day)
  • Tour Guernsey (full day)

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19-Jun-2021
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They visit over 150 countries and islands – from well-known destinations such as Portugal and Canada, to more unusual places such as Uzbekistan and Burma. Whether you want to venture as far afield as New Zealand, or stay closer to home on the charming coast of Cornwall, they can take you there.
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