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 ‘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.
Historical battlements, ancient forts, and pretty coastal towns are just some of the sights you can expect to see on this 3.5-hour tour of Valletta’s peninsula. Travel to Sliema, one of the capital’s ports, and board a boat for your sightseeing cruise. Glide past the Grand Harbour, and see the Three Cities, a collective name given to the ancient fortress cities of Senglea, Cospicua, and Vittoriosa. Then, return to dry land to enjoy some free time in Sliema's main shopping area before your return transfer.
Price quoted is for a three-hour tour. Clients can choose from the North Tour where they are driven to Malta's northern places and sites like Mdina/Rabat, Dingli Cliffs, Mosta Church, Ta' Qali Crafts Village and Popeye Village or take the South Tour which includes visiting Valletta, Marsaxlokk, the Three Cities and Blue Grotto and Hagar Qim Temples. However, tailor-made tours can be arranged where clients can choose to visit any sites depending on the hours they have in mind. Clients can choose to have longer tours at an extra cost. Tours are offered and structured according to clients' needs and wishes and your driver/guide will take you around and show you Malta's most interesting sites. Clients may request to stop to take pictures along the way any time. Please note that price quoted does not include any entry/admission fees to any place nor any boat trips.
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.
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. 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.
This half day guided tour will start with a tour of Malta’s medieval city of Mdina, Malta’s former capital. The narrow, winding streets, dating back to the Arab period, lead to the imposing bastions, commanding a panoramic view of the islands. On the way there, you will discover different styles of architecture, including the medieval 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 Greek’s Gate, we proceed to the cliffs at Dingli. The tour ends with a visit to the San Anton botanical gardens situated near the Presidential Palace, which you will be able to admire from outside.
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
Discover Gozo, the sister Island of Malta, on a quad bike during a 3-hour tour of the scenic island. Access places by quad bike that larger vehicles cannot go to visit gorgeous locales and other island highlights. Includes hotel pickup and drop-off, and use of equipment, and informative guide.
Power through rugged valleys and back roads and discover Gozo’s sleepy villages, unspoiled countryside, and coastlines on this guided 4x4 tour. See lesser known sites like the Sanap Cliffs, Wied il-Mielah Window, the Ta' Kenuna Tower, and more, as well as popular attractions like the Citadel. Plus ride the Gozo Channel Ferry.
The magnificent Blue Grotto and the lively fishing village of Marsaxlokk are two of Malta’s most popular attractions and this morning tour from Valletta visits both. Set sail on a small boat cruise around the stunning sea caves, then head to Marsaxlokk to browse the market and admire the colorful ‘luzzu’ fishing boats.
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.
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.
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.
Discover Malta highlights on a half-day, private tour that’s entirely tailored to your interests, whether you’re searching for hidden sea caves and beaches, checking out historic Valletta, or taking in the ancient streets of Mdina. Choosing a customizable tour means you can make the most of limited time in Malta, exploring the island in the comfort of a private, climate-controlled vehicle.
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.
See the best of Valleta on this immersive, 3.5-hour walking tour. Explore Malta’s historical capital with a guide, and visit top attractions such as St. John’s Co-Cathedral and Upper Barrakka Gardens. Walk past the Grandmaster’s Palace, where the Maltese government is housed, and take a tour along the water on a traditional harbor boat. Your tour will conclude with an audiovisual show, which brings Malta's long history to life.
Learn about Malta’s bravery during World War II on this 3-hour private Valletta walking tour. Visit key sites and monuments associated with the 1940-42 Axis bombardment, including the poignant Siege Bell monument. Learn about the tunnels and community kitchens established in Valletta, and discover how locals maintained their daily lives. Hear about events like the Illustrious Blitz, and visit the National War Museum for additional insight into the island's wartime struggles.
Explore some of Malta’s most beautiful places on a half-day tour of Palazzo Parisio, Clapham Junction, Buskett Gardens, and the Dingli Cliffs, where you’ll have sweeping views of the coast from the highest point on Malta. This tour includes hotel pickup and drop-off at selected towns, entrance fees, and a coffee break with pastizzi, a traditional Maltese savory pastry.
Check off three of Malta’s most visited attractions in one afternoon on this half-day from Valletta. Stroll around the idyllic San Anton Gardens, explore the Catacombs of St. Paul in Rabat, and enjoy a walking tour of Mdina, Malta’s ancient capital. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
Malta is renowned for its medieval monuments and rich cultural heritage, and you don’t have to go far from the capital to take in the highlights. On this half-day tour from Valletta, explore the walled town of Mdina, admire traditional Maltese handicrafts in Ta'Qali village, and marvel at the magnificent Dome of Mosta. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included
Discover top attractions on the island of Malta including St. Lawrence Church on this 3.5-hour Vittoriosa and Senglea tour. Explore the historic town of Vittoriosa with your guide. Discover winding streets and ancient battlements, and gain insight into the Great Siege of 1565. Visit the 11th-century St. Lawrence’s Church, and take a harbor boat for a 30-minute tour along the water. Then, travel onward to Senglea, where imposing fortifications line the attractive waterside.
Explore the historic city of Valletta, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on a half-day tour with admission to the St. John’s Co-Cathedral, as well as tickets to the Malta Experience audio-visual spectacular. Walk through local streets to the Upper Barrakka Gardens, see a Caravaggio masterpiece, and learn about Malta’s history and heritage along the way. This tour of Valletta includes hotel pickup and drop-off at selected locations around the island.
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.