Channel Islands: A Tribute to the Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society

September 6th-15th, 2018

Itinerary Highlights

Friday, September 7th – Transfer to your central London hotel where you have time for individual exploration before a tour briefing, welcome drinks and dinner at the hotel. Overnight: London

Saturday, September 8th – Sightseeing tour of London. Highlights include the City of Westminster, Albert Memorial, St. Paul’s Cathedral, and Trafalgar Square. The rest of the evening is free for individual exploration. Overnight: London

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Sunday, September 9th – Travel to Guernsey where we have time to relax before in introductory tour of the island. Dinner is included tonight. Overnight: Guernsey

Monday, September 10th – Free day to explore the island. Overnight: Guernsey

Tuesday, September 11th - A day in the garden. Visits include Sausmarez Manor (listed in the book 1001 Gardens to See Before You Die!), La Petite Vallee, and Hauteville House. Dinner is included tonight. Overnight: Guernsey

Wednesday, September 12th – Ferry ride to Jersey in time for an afternoon tour of the island. Dinner is included tonight. 
Overnight: Jersey

Thursday, September 13th – Daytime visits to La Mare and Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust before a free evening in Jersey.
Overnight: Jersey

Friday, September 14th – Visits to Mont Orgueil’s medieval Gorey Castle, German Underground Hospital, a series of tunnels built by German forces. Lunch is included today followed by a free afternoon and evening.  Overnight: Jersey

Saturday, September 15th – Morning transfers to Jersey Airport for return flights to Gatwick and a connection to Heathrow (if needed) for return flights to the US.

Quick Facts

  • $4.380 per person based on double occupancy
  • 8 nights’ accommodation in first-class hotels in London, Jersey, and Guernsey
  • Arrival and departure transfers, all ground transportation throughout tour, and internal travel to islands included
  • Breakfast daily, 1 lunch, 4 dinners
  • Discover Europe tour guide, Gavin Miller, throughout