There’s nothing quite like a dose of nature and natural beauty to boost our wellbeing. In Jersey you’ll discover secret spots to unwind; shady or sunny, the choice is yours. Take the time to explore wooded valleys and enjoy the many beautifully landscaped parks and gardens that abound across the island.
Experience peace and tranquillity whilst surrounded by stunning scenery. Lay back, relax and soak up the sights and sounds of nature.
Jersey National Park.
Get back to nature and experience Jersey’s great outdoors by exploring the island’s National Park. It’s a place to reconnect and revitalise. In the Jersey National Park you’ll find breath taking scenery, thrilling history, extraordinary things do to, unique places to stay and outstanding local food and drink – and it’s all on your doorstep in the island break.
Discover 32 acres of parkland, wooded valleys and meet some of the rarest animals in the world at the world renowned Jersey Zoo. Jersey Zoo began as the first ever conservation-themed zoo. Over 60 years later, Gerald Durrell’s animal haven is the natural place to discover some of the world’s most incredible creatures.
Explore the island’s secret gardens.
Every spring an invitation is issued to take a peek behind the gates of some of the island’s most spectacular gardens. The JAYF Open Gardens give the opportunity to explore rambling woodlands, manicured hedgerows, colourful borders and kitchen gardens bursting with produce. You might even be tempted by a delightful cream tea. Experience a riot of colour and scents as you soak up tranquil surroundings. A bloomin’ marvellous way to spend the day for families and green fingered fanatics alike.
Gardens to while away the days.
Take a tranquil wander around Jersey’s gardens encountering rare and beautiful plant life. Pause in the island’s green spaces, breathe in fresh air and simply be. Make sure you give yourself a little treat by stopping by the many cafés and tearooms for a piece of cake and a cuppa tea.
A unique centre dedicated to orchids, and proud Chelsea Flower Show gold medallists. We are the perfect all weather, all season attraction. Whatever time of year you visit you will be sure to see something different and amazing. Admire the sheer diversity of this most extravagant and flamboyant of all flowers in our purpose built display facility.
Created in the 1920's by millionaire philanthropist Sir James Knott, The Botanic Gardens offer many distinctive and unique plant collections which thrive in this exceptionally fertile site. Visit The Botanic Gardens to relax, explore, discover, eat, shop and stay. Uncover one of Europe's most outstanding gardens.
Once known as "The Forgotten Forest", Val de la Mare Arboretum is a hidden gem, full of unusual trees and plants from all around the world. Thanks to Jersey's temperate climate, it is able to support tree life and other exotic fauna from global locations as widely dispersed as Australasia, East Asia, the Mediterranean and North America.
Jersey Zoo began as the first ever conservation-themed zoo. Over 60 years later, Gerald Durrell’s animal haven is the natural place to discover some of the world’s most incredible creatures. Whether you're after fun, tranquility, knowledge or a place to soak up the sunshine, this beautiful 32-acre park has it all.
Family days out.
Parks for play in Jersey.
Little ones to keep busy? No problem. There are plenty of safe and exciting play parks where little visitors can run freely and have tons of fun. Whether it’s monkey-ing around on the play equipment; swinging, sliding, scootering or splashing in pools and fountains. Days full of delight are guaranteed.