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Monks, Pirates and Militia in the Fief de Blanchel

Join Silver-accredited tour guide, Hubertus (“Huub”) Lau for a short cliff walk, mainly downhill, from Les Douvres Hotel to Saints Bay and La Barbarie Hotel for Cream Tea. 

Topics covered include the Fief de Blanchelande, the story of Edward Mauger kidnapped by Barbary Pirates, Loophole Tower 14 and the shipwreck of the ‘President Garcia’.

meeting point

Meet at Bus Stop for Les Douvres Hotel (81 bus leaves Town Terminus at 1.20PM for Jerbourg, arrives 1:50PM at Saints Corner, the stop after 'The Captain’s' pub)

Tour ends at La Barbarie Hotel (81 bus departs at 4:50PM)

Approximate length

1 1/2 miles


£10 (includes Cream Tea - Homemade Scone, Guernsey Butter & Cream, Strawberry Jam, Tea or
Coffee - and a donation to Loophole Tower 14)

ability level

Moderate (solid walking shoes required)


Pre-booking is recommended. Contact for further information.