Discover ‘Battle Week’ with our Jersey Battle of Flowers Holiday!
Firmly established as the number 1 event in the Jersey Summer Calendar, this is one of Europe’s most famous flower festivals.
The flower floats compete for prizes and create a magnificent spectacle of colour and atmosphere. Throughout the week you’ll experience music, carnivals and get into the island summer spirit.
We have put together a package of exciting events for you to enjoy this fabulous week of entertainment and the best bit, they are all included in the price of your holiday.
Tickets to the main parades are strictly limited so we recommend that you BOOK EARLY.
- Return flights from Aberdeen or Inverness*
- Return transfers from Jersey airport to your Guest House or Hotel
- 7 nights’ accommodation at the 3-star Villa Nova Guest House (Choice of upgraded hotels and board basis available at a supplement)
- Full breakfast daily
- Behind the scenes tour
- Tickets to two parades: Main parade and Moonlight Parade
N.B. Transfers from your hotel to the Thursday Grand Parade and the Friday Moonlight Parade are NOT INCLUDED – You have to make your own way to the Battle Arena.
*Other UK airports may be available. Please note that dates and prices may vary depending on your chosen airport. For more information, please call 01534 496696 and quote DC Thomson Travel.
Saturday 03 August: Depart from your chosen airport
Sunday 04 August – Tuesday 06 August: Free time
Wednesday 07 August: Enjoy free time to explore the island in the morning and afternoon. In the evening you will be collected from your hotel after dinner for a ‘behind the scenes tour’ of a couple of sheds where the final touches are being made to the floats and you will have ample opportunity for photographs.
Thursday 08 August: The day of the main parade, you will make your own way to the arena were we have reserved seats for you that overlook the Battle Arena.
Friday 09 August: In the evening you will make your own way to the wonderful Moonlight Parade were we have once again reserved you seats that overlook the arena.
Saturday 10 August: Free time before you are picked up from your hotel and transferred to the airport for your flight home.