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The Isle of Sark Photography Tour

11th - 18th May, 2021 - FULLY BOOKED

Tutored by Clive Minnitt and Phil Malpas and

£2899.00 pp / Deposit -£300.00

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Just 80 miles south of the English coast, between Guernsey and Normandy, lies the hidden jewel that is the Isle of Sark. Covering 2.2 square miles and with a resident population of only 500, the island is about 3 miles long and a mile and a half wide and yet it boasts over 40 miles of what must surely be some of the most spectacular and picturesque coastline anywhere in the world. A visit to Sark is a step back in time to another era where peace and tranquillity prevail. The fact that there are no cars on the island creates an enchanting atmosphere, unique in today’s bustling, non-stop world.

Our Isle of Sark photography tour is timed to coincide with the sumptuous abundance of wildflowers that burst forth throughout the island in early spring. The lush woodlands are carpeted with red campion and wild garlic whilst the cliff paths, fields and headlands deliver a profusion of primroses, thrift and celandines.

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At a Glance

  • Exertion
    Moderate
  • Included
    • Accommodation at the wonderful Stocks Hotel
    • 3 course dinners
    • Breakfasts
    • Ferry crossing Guernsey to Sark and return
    • Tuition from Phil Malpas and Clive Minnitt
  • Excluded
    • Lunches
    • Travel to Guernsey
    • Insurance
    • Extras
  • Duration 7 Night Tours
  • Tour Code SAR08
The Isle of Sark Photography Tour

Isle of Sark Photography Tour - Isle of Sark Landscape Photography

Just 80 miles south of the English coast, between Guernsey and Normandy, lies the hidden jewel that is the Isle of Sark. Covering 2.2 square miles and with a resident population of only 500, the island is about 3 miles long and a mile and a half wide and yet it boasts over 40 miles of what must surely be some of the most spectacular and picturesque coastline anywhere in the world. A visit to Sark is a step back in time to another era where peace and tranquillity prevail. The fact that there are no cars on the island creates an enchanting atmosphere, unique in today’s bustling, non-stop world.

Sark is a walker’s paradise with numerous bays and headlands to explore. There are actually two islands which are joined by a thin isthmus, “La Coupee”, which is 300 ft long with 330 ft drops on either side to the clear blue ocean below. Nowhere on the island is far away, giving us plenty of opportunities to explore new locations and also revisit favourites during our stay. There is no public street lighting on the island, and hence very little light pollution, a fact that has led to Sark being the first island community, anywhere in the world, to be granted “Dark Skies” status. At night the milky-way stretches from horizon to horizon and individual stars seem close enough to reach out and touch!

Our Isle of Sark photography tour is timed to coincide with the sumptuous abundance of wildflowers that burst forth throughout the island in early spring. The lush woodlands are carpeted with red campion and wild garlic whilst the cliff paths, fields and headlands deliver a profusion of primroses, thrift and celandines.

This abundance of photographic subject matter and an atmosphere that encourages contemplation along with detailed examination will be beautifully complemented by our choice of accommodation. We are delighted to be staying in the sumptuously luxurious Stocks Hotel which is perfectly situated in the centre if the island. Nestling in attractive gardens with its own swimming pool and 23 individually decorated rooms, Stocks will serve as a perfect location to immerse ourselves in a photographic exploration of the island. Meal times will be arranged to ensure that we maximise the opportunities to photograph at the very best times of day and our daily schedule will be flexible enough to allow for as much (or as little) relaxation as each individual desires.

At the beginning of the week, Phil and Clive will lead a number of escorted walks to the island’s highlights and will, of course, always be available to assist you with any aspect of the photographic process. As the week continues and everyone’s familiarity with the island grows, our outings will become less formal as individuals will be encouraged to pursue those subjects that appeal to their own personal tastes.

The self-contained nature of the island offers a great opportunity to revisit locations that appeal to you and perhaps improve on specific images as the week progresses. Phil and Clive will be available to give constant advice, encouragement and support during your exploration of this island paradise.

This tour offers a fantastic opportunity to completely escape the pressures of modern living and immerse yourself in the pursuit of photographic perfection. At the end of the week, you will leave with your own personal record of island life that will be perfect for sharing with family, friends and if you desire it, the wider public. All this whilst being caressed by the pure luxury of the fantastic Stocks hotel and the peace and tranquillity for which the Isle of Sark is renowned.

A trip that is destined to live long in the memory.

  • Stocks hotel

    Staying at the amazing Stocks Hotel on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis. 

    Single occupancy. (Double available on request)

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