Jersey: Hiking - Walking
The Largest Channel Island
If you enjoy walking and love the great outdoors, Jersey presents an amazing variety of walking and hiking opportunities. For a small island that is only 9 miles by 5, walking and hiking in Jersey is a great way to experience the island’s natural beauty, its agricultural diversity, architectural heritage, history and traditions.
You can do a self guided walk in Jersey with the help of the local walking map guide. The designated Green Lanes are an intricate network of country lanes which aims at providing safe travel in Jersey. Alternatively, there are guided walks in Jersey led by experienced ramblers and qualified tourist guides. They will teach you about Jersey’s environment and history. These are leisurely and informative walks that are designed to appeal to walkers and hikers of all abilities. Most of these guided walks last for about 2 to 3 hours.
There are also challenging hiking trails to rough terrains, dramatic cliffs, sandy bays and rocky coves for walkers to participate. Such hiking tours in Jersey usually last for a few days with food and accommodation included in the package.