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.
Explore Valleta, Malta’s capital and a World Heritage site. This day excursion starts with a guided tour in the walled Birgu, also known as La Vittoriosa. Hop into a Maltese gondola and cross the Grand Harbour from Birgu to Valletta where you will take the Upper Barrakka lift to the Upper Barrakka Gardens. Experience the noon Salute Gun with some free time in the gardens. Free time at Is-Suq tal-Belt to have lunch or shop around the food stalls. Next you will visit the majestic St John Cathedral. Before heading back to your centrally located hotel, visit Casa Rocca Piccola, one of the last 16th century unconverted palace and walk to the Triton Fountain.
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.