My top 10 FREE things to do in Jersey, Channel Islands

1. Visit the caves at Plemont beach

Best time to visit - Only on mid to low tides, preferably in the summer months.
Activity difficulty - 2/5
Bus route 8 - get off at Pontifer.

2. Swim in the octopus pool near Greve de Lecq

Best time to visit - Only on half tide down in the summer months.
Activity difficulty - 5/5
Bus route 9, 22 - get off at Greve de Lecq.

3. Ride a WWII gun at Noirmont point

Best time to visit - Any time of year, clear sunny days are best.
Activity difficulty - 2/5
Bus route 12, 12a - get off at Portelet Inn.

4. Climb the sand dunes of St. Ouens bay

Best time to visit - Any time of year.
Activity difficulty - 2/5
Bus route 12, 22 - get off after La Pulente.

5. Take a stroll out to Seymour Tower

Best time to visit - Any time of year, only accessible around low water, avoid on foggy days.
Activity difficulty - 4/5
Bus route 1 - get off at La Rocque Harbour

6. Walk the ramparts at Fort Regent

Best time to visit - Any time of year.
Activity difficulty - 2/5
Bus route - No need to take the bus!

7. Spy on Sark from the ruins of Gronez Castle

Best time to visit - Any time of year, clear sunny days are best.
Activity difficulty 2/5
Bus route 8 - Get off at Grosnez House.

8. Take a swing in St. Catherine’s woods

Best time to visit - Any time of year.
Activity difficulty - 3/5
Bus route 2 - Get off at St. Catherine’s Woods N.

9. Walk the causeway to Corbiere lighthouse

Best time to visit- Any time of year, only accessible around low water.
Activity difficulty 2/5
Bus route 12, 12a, 22 - get off at Corbiere.

10. Walk around Val de la Mare reservoir

Best time to visit- Any time of year.
Activity difficulty - 4/5
Bus route 9 - get off at aMaizin! Park N.

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