St. Peter Port
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Guernsey is a picturesque island in the English Channel, located off the coast of Normandy. This MSC Northern Europe Cruises destination forms part of the Channel Islands and is an independent state of the British Crown territory. Discover the charms of Saint Peter Port, Guernsey’s capital, with its fantastic harbour and idyllic beaches. Or venture further afield to other natural treasures including Herm Island’s pristine scenery.
MSC Cruises excursions offer plenty of exciting things to see including:
• Capital of Guernsey Discovery
• Herm Island
• Sark by Horse-Drawn Carriage
Discover Saint Peter Port and its Regency-style architecture on an MSC Cruises excursion. Appreciate beautiful views of Castle Cornet as you wander the narrow streets of the harbour. Browse the shops on the High Street before stopping by the historical Town Church. Visit the Victorian Candie Gardens to view the statue of Victor Hugo – poet, novelist, and Guernsey resident during his most prolific artistic period.
Herm Island, a relaxing retreat where nature reigns supreme, boasts breathtaking cliffs, rolling green hills, and pristine beaches. Explore the island on an MSC Cruises excursion, starting with a short ferryboat ride offering excellent vistas. Wander around the idyllic fields or find a stunning stretch of sand to relax on. Scour the beach for souvenir shells or savour a delicious ice cream.
Take an MSC Cruises excursion to peaceful Sark, part of the scenic English Channel Islands. After a leisurely ferry ride, you’ll board a tractor-bus, known locally as 'the toast rack', for a ride up the hill to the main village. On Sark, there are no cars and only 550 inhabitants! From the town, take in panoramic views on a leisurely horse-and-carriage tour across the northern part of the island.