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Tasty Walks

Tasty Walks is a series of 15 self-guided walks which make the most of the very best the island to offer - its stunning scenery and fabulous food. Whether it's the rugged south coast cliff paths, the long sweeping bays of the west or uncovering the historic past of the island's capital, the island has much to offer in just 25 square miles.

These routes are designed with walkers of all ages and abilities in mind. Get a feel for which would best suit you by simply clicking on the titles and finding out more. Each has an audio guide, voiced by TV personality James Strawbridge, a full audio transcript and interactive map that highlights all the points of interest along the way.

Each is punctuated with cafes and restaurants, beachside kiosks and cliff top cafes to help you make the most of your journey around our island.

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'The perspective from the sea is unique and from the rugged cliff tops to the sweeping sandy bays I was struck by the beauty and variety of the island.'
(James Strawbridge)

Introducing... James Strawbridge

James Strawbridge is a TV presenter and sustainable living expert and has had a passion for nature, food and environmentalism since childhood. Along with his father, Dick, they present the popular ITV series The Hungry Sailors, part of which was based in Guernsey and Sark, where they set sail around Britain aboard the Amelie Rose to explore the food of Britain's coastal towns. In addition James is a regular contributor to 'The Alan Titchmarsh Show' and has also appeared as an eco-guest on numerous other TV shows such as 'Richard and Judy,' and 'Ready Steady Cook' promoting his sustainable living message.

James said he fell in love with Guernsey while visiting with his family, when he tucked into delicious local oysters and crab, and is looking forward to returning to the island.

'The perspective from the sea is unique and from the rugged cliff tops to the sweeping sandy bays I was struck by the beauty and variety of the island.'

The 'Tasty Walks' campaign comprises of a first for VisitGuernsey; audio guides featuring 11 walks focused on combining the natural beauty of the island with tips for great eateries. James has provided the voiceover for the series which can be downloaded below alongside the walking map.

Guided walks

If you would like to find out more about the island, why not take one of the Guernsey Guided Tours with an accredited guide?

From uncovering the secrets of the island's capital, St Peter Port, to delving into its agricultural past, walking in the footsteps of famous visitors and discovering more about the island's five-year-long German Occupation, The Bailiwick of Guernsey Guild for Accredited Guides is there to show you the way.

Let local guides unveil the mysteries and hidden places that make Guernsey so special by taking one of the guided walks on offer throughout the year. Walks can also be tailor made on request.


Play the audio trail

Downloads

Download the full audio trail transcript

Gallery: Tasty Walks

Getting Here

How to get here

Whether you choose to fly to the island or travel to Guernsey by ferry, regular flights and sea crossings mean you could be exploring the Bailiwick just hours after setting off from home.

Accommodation

Where to stay

Whether you want to be in the heart of St Peter Port or the heart of the countryside, a wide range of Guernsey accommodation and hotel deals are just a click away.

Guided walks

If you would like to find out more about the island, why not take a walk with one of island’s accredited guides?

From uncovering the secrets of the island’s capital, St Peter Port, to delving into its agricultural past, walking in the footsteps of famous visitors and discovering more about the island’s five-year-long German Occupation, The Bailiwick of Guernsey Guild for Accredited Guides is there to show you the way.

Let local guides unveil the mysteries and hidden places that make Guernsey so special by taking one of the guided walks on offer throughout the year. Walks can also be tailor made on request.

For more information go to www.guernseyguidedtours.com