Today’s guided excursion takes us to the central part of Malta, dominated by the medieval fortified city of Mdina, Malta’s former capital city. The narrow, winding streets, dating back to medieval times, lead to the imposing bastions, commanding a magnificent panorama of the island. On the way there, you will discover different styles of architecture, including Siculo-Norman palaces and other baroque buildings of great historical importance. Time stands still in this ‘Silent City’ which is a film-maker’s paradise.Leaving Mdina through Greeks’ Gate, we stop at the early Christian catacombs in Rabat before proceeding to the cliffs at Dingli. After lunch we will visit the San Anton botanical gardens situated near the Presidential Palace, which you will be able to admire from outside. We shall also spend time at the crafts centre at Ta’ Qali. At the end of the tour, allow us to astound you with Mosta’s majestic dome, one of Europe’s largest.
Discover the Grand Harbour area opposite Valletta known as the Three Cities – Vittoriosa, Cospicua and Senglea, where the Knights of St. John first settled in 1530. Driving past Cospicua we reach Vittoriosa for a guided walking tour through the narrow streets in the shade of historic buildings, including the first auberges of the various langues of the Order. At the Vittoriosa waterfront we take a typical harbour boat (dghajsa) for a tour of the colourful harbour creeks.From the Senglea Garden, situated at the tip of the peninsula, enjoy a stunning 360° view of the Grand Harbour, including the impressive Fort Sant Angelo from where Grand Master La Valette led the defence of the island during the Great Siege of 1565.
Visit Malta’s spectacular prehistoric sites on a half-day tour to Ghar Dalam Cave and Museum, Hagar Qim Temples, and Mnajdra Temples, sites included in a UNESCO World Heritage Site dedicated to the Megalithic Temples of Malta. This half-day prehistoric Malta tour includes pickup and drop-off at hotels in select towns, as well as entrance fees at each of the three sites
Explore Malta’s Three Cities by vintage bus on this tour of Vittoriosa, Cospicua, and Senglea, with an experienced guide to help bring Maltese history to life. You’ll see fortifications that helped repel the Great Siege of Malta, winding streets, and landmarks, all while traveling in a fun piece of moving Maltese history. This Three Cities tour includes pickup and drop-off at select locations, and it's a great orientation to three top Malta destinations.
Malta’s ancient capital is best explored on a walking tour, but guided tours can be crowded and impersonal. This small-group tour of Mdina is limited to just 30 participants, ensuring plenty of time to take in all the highlights, including Palazzo Falzon, Vilhena Palace, Palazzo Santa Sofia, and the Cathedral of Saint Paul.
Visit Malta’s ‘Three Cities,’ on a half-day of Cospicua, Vittoriosa, and Senglea, then sample Maltese wine at a local winery. You’ll explore winding streets lined with historic churches and landmarks, learn stories from Malta’s dramatic past, and see some of the island’s top sites. This tour includes pickup and drop-off at select locations, as well as a wine tasting with light snacks.
Our guided walking tour through the vibrant streets of Valletta will allow you to discover the beauty and charm of the fortified city built by the Knights in 1566. The Order of St. John ruled over the islands for 268 years and left a unique cultural legacy of which Valletta is the prime example and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We first enjoy a breathtaking view of the Grand Harbour from the Upper Barracca Gardens. Then we visit St. John’s Co-Cathedral, including the Caravaggio masterpieces in the Oratory, the Flemish tapestries and the church museum. The Co-Cathedral houses one of the most beautiful marble inlaid floors in the world.Going down Republic Street you will walk past the Grand Masters’ Palace and the recently restored St. George’s Square before watching the Malta Experience, an audiovisual show where Malta’s history throughout the centuries is brought back to life.
The island of Gozo is renowned for its ancient ruins and picturesque scenery, and its proximity to Malta means you can visit on a day trip. This full-day tour from Valletta includes a guided tour of the UNESCO-listed Ggantija Temples, a ride on the Marsalforn train, and a delicious buffet dinner, as well as hotel pickup and round-trip ferries between the islands.
Seize the day and visit Gozo, the pearl of the Maltese Islands. 6,000 years of history has still left much of the island untouched! Experience the harmony of scenery, history and culture which makes up this enigmatic place. Most visitors are touched by the tranquil beauty and friendly hospitality which abound here. Be careful, you may not want to go home!
Explore Malta’s historic architecture, handicrafts, and history on a full-day tour of Malta, Ta’Qali, Mdina, and Valletta. You’ll see some of Malta’s highlights and a part of Valletta’s UNESCO World Heritage Center. This full-day Malta tour includes entrance fees and pickup and drop-off at hotels in selected towns, and it’s the perfect overview of the island for first-time visitors.
Visit Valletta our Capital City in style. Ride silently and comfortably up the long hills by choosing one of our SmarterScoots, either a fun and stable 2 wheeler or a comfortable, fast 3 wheeler.Visit our stand at Valletta Waterfront and choose one of our SmarterScoots at an affordable price. No credit card needed. Free helmets providedDrivers must be16 years old +, 1 passenger - Max load 130kg.
If you've already done the typical city tours of Valetta, embark on something completely different on this ghost tour. Walk the streets of Malta’s capital and discover some lesser-known buildings and corners to hear spine-tingling tales from the city's history, including the haunted house of Saint Ursula, and the ghost of the Co-Cathedral.
Discover the historic centre of Valletta and St. John’s Co-Cathedral on this half-day walking tour in Malta. Learn about the history of Valletta as you walk with your guide, taking in palaces, churches, and gardens along the route. Finish with a guided tour of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed St. John’s Co-Cathedral, including a viewing of Caravaggio's masterpiece ‘The Beheading of St. John the Baptist.’
The idyllic fishing village of Marsaxlokk with its colourful luzzus and unique character make the unrivalled setting for the local market. This is the perfect place to spend a Sunday morning, where you can rub your shoulders with the locals as you browse through the various stalls. We continue our tour with a visit to the Blue Grotto (weather permitting – boat price not included) and the nearby caves. Admire the whole expanse of the blue Mediterranean and the islet of Filfla.Later our guide will help you explore one of Malta’s unspoilt villages. From the main square, the hub of the village with its parish church and band club, you will be led through a maze of winding narrow streets that all have a story to be told.
Drive around the fortifications of Valletta, which are beautifully lit at night, and stop at the Valletta Waterfront in Grand Harbour. Built during the time of Grand Master Pinto, this area comes alive at night, attracting Maltese and tourists alike to its many bars and restaurants. Some free time will be given.Discover Rabat in the centre of the island and walk along its narrow winding streets before reaching Mdina, Malta’s Silent old Capital City – at night a mysterious city which looks so different from what it looks like during the day. A city of palaces and churches, once only inhabited by noblemen, its history goes back to the times of the Phoenicians, the Romans, the Normans, and the Knights of St John. From the ramparts of Mdina you will be able to see practically half the island sparkling in front of you.
Get a personalized introduction to the historic city of Mdina on a private walking tour, and explore the places that interest you most. Learn about pirate raids, Malta’s colorful history, and Mdina’s multicultural roots as you take in the city’s key landmarks, with an experienced guide to lead the way. This private walking tour offers a flexible departure time that’s tailored to your schedule.
Discover the Maltese capital of Valletta, the ‘City of the Knights’, on a 3.5-hour walking tour of the UNESCO World Heritage city. Visit the the magnificent St John’s Co-Cathedral, see the Grand Master's Palace, and admire views of the Grand Harbor from the Upper Barrakka Gardens.
Join this tour, discover the real Malta and enjoy a combination of shopping and sightseeing in a day. First stop, the quaint fishing village of Marsaxlokk. Explore the large market down by the waterfront. One can find freshly caught fish, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Maltese wines, cold cuts, cheeses and leather goods. Do not miss the opportunity to check out the colourfully painted ‘luzzu' boats floating in the harbour. Then you will head to the most famous natural sights of Malta, the Blue Grotto of Wied Iz-Zurrieq. An optional boat trip into the Grotto is also available.
Malta’s Megalithic Temples are among the oldest in the world, dating back as early as 3600 BC and protected as a UNESCO World Heritage site. This half-day tour from Valletta visits three of the island’s most important archeological sites—the Temples of Tarxien, Ghar Dalam or the ‘Cave of Darkness’, and the Ġgantija temples of Hagar Qim.
Visit the Blue Grotto and Marsaxlokk fishing village on a 4-hour tour from Valletta. Have the option to add a guided boat tour at the Blue Grotto (own expense), and purchase a seafood lunch and explore the market in Marsaxlokk. Includes round-trip transportation from Valletta.
You will be picked up from infront of your accomodation. From there you will be taken on a journey across Malta's natural beauty and historical landmarks, all this in the comfort of a private AC'ed vehicle . You will go to lesser known historical landmarks and natural beauties of Malta. From Dingli Cliffs to the secluded Selmun palace. You will be given ample time in each location to admire their beauty,take a stroll around...and even take some pictures before moving on to the next! You will also get to taste home grown Maltese produce, desserts and liquor.This is a must-do to see all the hidden beauties that Malta has to offer in a day! Everything is included in one fixed price including snacks and drinks.The history around each landmark will also be explained along the way.The most amazing thing is you can ask as many questions as you want to your guide/driver! You will see hidden gems and off the beaten path locations that you otherwise can't find on your own!
We shall visit famous places around Malta. Driver collects passengers from all hotels around Malta at 9.00am with a 8hr to 10hr full day tour, places include Tarxien Temples, Limestone Heritage , Mosta Dome, Ta qali craft village, Marsaxlokk fisherman Village, Dingli Cliffs, Catacombs Rabat & famous ancient city Mdina!
Popeye Village has grown from its days as a Film Set of the 1980 Musical Production “Popeye” into a unique fun-filled day for all families. You will be greeted by Popeye and his famous friends who will entertain you during the day by their diverse activities. Visitors can enjoy a once in a lifetime filming experience with the animation crew where you can become a movie star for a day. Other attractions include: Santa’s toy town, boat ride, water trampolines, sun-bathing decks. Your children can also have fun in Malta’s largest jump around. Do not miss spending a fun-packed day at this original film set. Return transfer from Popeye Village at 16:00hrs. Lunch not included and this excursion is not guided.