Belvoir Bay

The Channel Islands

A serious contender for the island's best beach, crescent-shaped Belvoir has calm, clear waters and a great view of Sark island. It's a 20-minute walk over the hill from the harbour.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby The Channel Islands attractions

1. Manor Village

0.23 MILES

Right in the centre of the island is a clutch of granite houses where the villagers live. Here you'll find a 19th-century keep, built by an eccentric…

2. Fisherman's Beach

0.39 MILES

At low tide, along this long stretch of sand closest to the harbour, you can see the crates in which Herm's famous oysters are grown.

3. Shell Beach

0.41 MILES

Herm's star beach wouldn't look out of place in the Caribbean, if it weren't for the severe-looking bare rocks offshore. Teal waters lap at this wide…

4. Déhus Dolmen

3.22 MILES

When this large, complex Neolithic grave, built around 5000 years ago, was excavated, human remains, ceramics and a copper dagger were found here. You'll…

5. Castle Cornet

3.95 MILES

Standing sentinel over Saint Peter Port for over 800 years, this wonderfully intact castle has been a major player in every historical event to affect the…

6. Window in the Rock

4.23 MILES

Branching off the main road just north of the Seigneurie Gardens, a 15-minute walk leads you to particularly scenic spot on the west coast: a square hole…

8. Aquarium

4.31 MILES

Housed inside what was originally a Victorian tram tunnel and then German fortifications during WWII, this little aquarium is an excellent introduction to…