Nestled just 14 miles off the coast of France, the largest Channel Island, Jersey, is an incredible holiday destination with a plethora of strings to its bow for endless Jersey holidays. Whether you are looking for a relaxing trip or an adventure holiday, a quick weekend break or a vacation for all the family, Jersey has everything you need to curate the perfect trip. With a unique blend of both British and French influence, Jersey is a charming and diverse island that is just waiting to be explored. It is here that experiences and moments turn into unforgettable memories that are sure to endure.
Everything a Jersey Holiday Has to Offer
Jersey is a destination that is often overlooked by holidaymakers in favour of well-known European destinations. However, the island is an incredible holiday destination for both UK and European travellers.
Jersey is unbelievably accessible with regular and frequent flights from the majority of UK airports and several European airports. A total of sixteen UK airports offer flights to Jersey, many of which have a year-round service and daily flights with some smaller airports also offering a seasonal service. Flights from the UK are short with many flight times under an hour. The island is also connected to the UK via ferry with crossings from both Poole and Portsmouth to St Helier. Meanwhile, European travellers can also access Jersey with flights from Dublin, Tenerife, Mallorca, Malaga, Madeira, Munich, Sonderborg and Dusseldorf as well as a ferry crossing from St Malo in France to St Helier.
Not only is getting to Jersey easy, getting around Jersey is also incredibly simple. The island is incredibly easy to navigate and well signposted with driving on the left-hand side of the road, a benefit to UK travellers with no need to adjust. Car hire is reasonably priced and convenient whilst travelling with your own car is also possible if you travel to Jersey by ferry. Alternatively, Jersey has an exceptional public transport system with excellent connections between the airport, main towns and popular points of interest. Cycling and walking are also both popular options for exploring Jersey.
The climate in Jersey is also a perk offering the best weather in the British Isles. With warm summer months and mild winters, Jersey offers ideal weather for year-round travel with the peak period averaging 20ºC and regularly resembling a Mediterranean climate on the hottest days.
In addition to great weather and easy travel, Jersey has some truly remarkable experiences to offer with an abundance of thrilling attractions, beautiful beaches and spectacular points of interest. For history buffs, the island is home to magnificent castles, fascinating war sites and interesting museums whilst adrenaline-junkies may enjoy the wealth of watersports, adventure parks and cycling trails. Jersey is full of quaint villages to explore, charming harbours to enjoy dinner with a view and stunning beaches for a day in the sun with brilliant family friendly attractions also scattered across the island. You can also expect to find delicious cuisine, award-winning spas and exhilarating activities to enhance your Jersey experience. The island is also packed with phenomenal natural beauty offering dramatic coastal landscapes, lush countryside and breathtaking sunset views.
Jersey is an incredibly inclusive and diverse destination with holidays enjoyed by families, couples, adventure-seekers and relaxed holidaymakers. This island is where you can do as much or as little as you want and whether you want to explore the history and culture, discover the breathtaking countryside or spend time enjoying sun, sea and sand, Jersey offers a wide variety of holiday options with one perfectly suited to you.