Jersey’s small size makes it easy to explore – it’s hard to run out of things to do on a family holiday here. From visiting the orangutans at Jersey Zoo, exploring rock pools or castles – there’s plenty to discover on a half term break to Jersey. So, get ready for your island adventure and spend some family time enjoying the island break.

Activities to fill your October half term holiday in Jersey.

A family walking in front of Corbière Lighthouse

Family attractions in Jersey.

The island’s top attractions are the perfect way to experience your family island break. From 12th century castles, adventure parks and of course the world famous Jersey Zoo, fast paced or slow, whatever the weather, there are activities to entertain the whole family.

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Experiences to enjoy during October half term in Jersey.

Cows at the windmill

Need inspiration for a rainy day?

Jersey is known as the warmest place in the British Isles, however, it’s important to remember that we are still in the British Isles! So we do on occasion get a little rain, but you shouldn’t let that dampen your spirit we’ve still got plenty for you to see and do.

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Events during October half term in Jersey.

Kids in St Catherine

Counting Squirrels.

Red squirrels are thriving in Jersey and we want to keep it that way. Grab your binoculars and join the red squirrel spotting adventure alongside conservationist Ben Fogle, to help us keep track of these very special creatures.

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Family holidays in Jersey.

Drift into a world of family island adventures where your days can be spent paddling in beach rockpools, or meeting rare and endangered wildlife at Jersey Zoo. Small-sized, the island’s perfect for small legs to explore.

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