Jersey is the largest of the Channel Islands and attracts thousands of visitors each year, due to it’s wonderful attractions and the best weather that you will get in the UK. The Island boats 45 miles of wonderful coastline, that can easily be reached from the UK via short flight or regular ferries crossing from the mainland.
If you are feeling adventurous you can head to Jersey and the surrounding islands on a high speed ridge boat. For a full on adventure you can head even head to France on a rib boat, taking just 40 minutes to reach the French coast. As you ride around in your boat, you will spot a magnificent array of wildlife, including seals, shags and Eagles that all love to explore the rocky terrain of the Jersey coast. Take a sea safari, so you do not miss out on any of the big name birds. In general, Jersey offers plenty of high octane action with many adventurous activities to keep you entertained.
Coasteering tours are available, an activity that involves caving, climbing, tunnelling and swimming that is suitable for adults and older children.The tours are led my experienced tutors that will look after all safety aspects of your trip. Diving off high caves and cliffs is an exhilarating opportunity that lets you let go and have some fun. Surfing is another popular pastime for residents of the Island and those who like to travel to catch the best waves. The Surf Club of Jersey is one of the oldest in Jersey and was founded in 1920. The best spot to head to catch a break is St Ouen’s Bay, a popular hang out for surfers, that has a great community spirit as well as great waves. You will be spoilt for choice with the amount of surf schools, surf shops and talented instructors, so beginners can rest safe. After an energetic surf, you can relax on the golden sand or head to one of the beach side cafes or restaurants for a local beer and fresh Jersey lobster.
If you do prefer to stay on land, you can enjoy blow karting, a sport that is growing in popularity due to its adrenaline inducing speeds and green credentials. Blow karting is a go-karting meets windsurfing experience that involves riding at high speeds along a windy beach and controlling your moves with a sail attached to the kart. Absolute adventures are the top company that offer blow karting, alongside many other adventure sports, like X-sailing and kayaking.You are sure to get a lot of bumps and bruises along the way but activity like these are sure to give you thrills like you have never experienced before.