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Malta: Highlights of Malta & Mdina Full Day Tour with Lunch

Malta: Highlights of Malta & Mdina Full Day Tour with Lunch

Experience some of Malta's most interesting highlights in just one day on a guided group tour. Discover the medieval city of Mdina, St. Cataldus Catacombs, and Mosta Rotunda. Stroll through the San Anton Botanical Gardens, take in sea views from Dingli Cliffs, and buy glass from local craftspeople. After hotel pickup, start your tour with the ancient city of Mdina, renowned for its opulent palaces, fortifications, architecture, and ancient heritage. Stroll through the narrow streets of the island's old capital, taking in one of Europe's finest examples of an ancient walled/fortified city. Take a journey back in time, as the streets have not changed much in the last 1,000 years. Admire the magnificent palazzos and churches in the city's unique mix of medieval and Baroque styles, as well as the spectacular panoramas from the high bastion walls. Leave Mdina through the Greeks Gate. Head to St. Cataldus Catacombs, in Rabat, on the outskirts of Mdina. Discover the catacombs, which were originally a Punic burial shaft, and some of the earliest archaeological evidence of Christianity in Malta. See graves that are beautiful examples of canopied tombs and others hewn in the rocks. Continue to Dingli Cliffs, off the village of Dingli on Malta's western coast, the highest point of the Maltese island at around 253m above sea level. Enjoy breathtaking views over the terraced fields underneath and the panorama of the vast open seas with the small uninhabited island of Filfla. After lunch, visit the San Anton Botanical Gardens, built in the early 17th century by Grand Master Antoine de Paule to complement his summer residence: San Anton Palace, located at the perimeter of the gardens, now serving as the residence of the Maltese President. Next, stop at the Ta' Qali Craft Village, a former British Royal Air Forces wartime airfield restored into a local artisan hub. Watch local craftsmen form elaborate glass art using ancient glassblowing techniques. Get some genuine locally made mementos to remind you of your visit to Malta. End your tour with Malta's largest church, the Sanctuary Basilica of the Assumption of Our Lady, commonly known as the Mosta Rotunda or Mosta Dome. Built between 1833 and the 1860s to Neoclassical designs, the present church is based on the Pantheon in Rome. Discover its dome, the third largest unsupported dome in the world. Finally, return to your hotel.

Malta: Mdina, Dingli Cliffs and San Anton Botanical Gardens

Malta: Mdina, Dingli Cliffs and San Anton Botanical Gardens

You start by visiting the ancient Medieval city of Mdina, renowned for its opulent palaces and fortifications, medieval and baroque architecture, and ancient heritage. This majestic city is unquestionably one of the island's most evocative destinations. Serving as the island's capital city from antiquity till the medieval period, Mdina is truly an enchanting city! A stroll through its narrow streets, which have not changed much in the last 1000 years, is a must for anyone visiting the Maltese islands. It is undoubtedly one of Europe’s finest examples of an ancient walled/fortified city. Explore this historic city with an experienced local guide and delve into the rich past of the city as you explore its medieval streets. Take a journey back in time admiring the magnificent palazzos and churches in the city’s unique mix of medieval and baroque styles, as well as the spectacular panoramas from the high bastion walls. Leaving Mdina through the ‘Greeks Gate’ you proceed to Dingli Cliffs, located off the village of Dingli on Malta’s western coast, at around 253 metres above sea-level. These cliffs represent the highest point of the Maltese islands. The cliffs propose a majestic sight; the views overlooking the terraced fields underneath and the panorama of the vast open seas with the uninhabited small island of Filfla on its backdrop, are truly breath-taking! Given their impressive height the cliffs can be considered as natural forts, since no attacker can approach the island from the west. The tour ends with a visit to the San Anton Botanical Gardens, located in the village of Attard. These beautiful gardens were built in the early 17th century by Grand Master Antoine de Paule to complement his summer residence; San Anton Palace, which is located at the perimeter of the gardens and which today serves as the residence of the Maltese President. Open to the public since 1882 the gardens have several pathways surrounded by fountains and ponds which are inhabited by families of ducks, swans, peacocks, peahens and turtles and encompass a large variety of trees and flowers from around the world, including a variety of palm trees, cypress, jacarandas, araucarias and other exotic plants, some of them over three centuries old. During the whole tour knowledgeable and experienced guides will be providing you with riveting information and enhance your experience through narration and engaging storytelling.

Malta: Essential Tour of Island Treasures

Malta: Essential Tour of Island Treasures

Explore the marvels of the island of Malta on a tour accompanied by a local driver. From the depths of the Blue Grotto to the heights of the Dingli Cliffs, discover a tapestry of wonders waiting to be explored. Hop on an air-conditioned minibus and start your tour at the Blue Grotto. Dive into the mesmerizing depths of the natural sea cave adorned with azure waters and limestone formations. Next, lose yourself in the labyrinth of narrow alleys, medieval architecture, and panoramic views of Mdina. After immersing yourself in centuries of rich history and culture, stand in awe at the edge of Europe's highest cliffs, where the majestic Dingli Cliffs meet the endless expanse of the Mediterranean Sea. Finally, find yourself in Valletta, the tiny capital of the Mediterranean island nation, and explore its UNESCO-listed streets lined with Baroque palaces, fortified walls, and bustling markets.

Valletta: Malta, Gozo & Comino Private Chauffer Tour by Car

Valletta: Malta, Gozo & Comino Private Chauffer Tour by Car

Travelers will visit iconic destination in Malta in this budget friendly tour. You will benefit from a private driver for 8 hours which he will recommend the best option routes to get the most out of your vacation. You will go to locations such as: Mdina the Old City Ta' Qali Crafts Village Popeye Village Hagar Qim and Mnajdra Temples Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja) The beautiful Dingli Cliffs Valletta the Capital! A half day or full day 8 hour tour packed up with the most iconic locations in Malta that are impossible to miss as these attractions are what made Malta you see today Custom start times are possible, kindly message after booking.

Malta: Blue Grotto, Dingli, Rabat, Mdina, Ta Qali & Mosta

Malta: Blue Grotto, Dingli, Rabat, Mdina, Ta Qali & Mosta

The tour starts on Malta south-western coast of Malta with a stop to check out the mesmerizing waters at Blue Grotto just off Wied iż-Żurrieq. Here, one can enjoy a 15-minute traditional boat tour at a small cost, weather permitting. Then we drive on to the majestic Dingli Cliffs, commanding a panoramic view of the Mediterranean Sea and the tiny uninhabited islet of Filfla, which lies 5 km off the coast of Malta. After, we drive up the hill to the old town of Rabat, with its Roman Catacombs, Historic Churches and narrow Labyrinthine Streets. Time is also allocated to visit the fortified medieval city of Mdina, Malta’s former capital. The ‘Silent City’, as it is popularly known, is now home to only 250 residents, but boasts some of the island’s grandest palaces owned by ancient noble families. Here we will have enough time to savour traditional local foods and wine if it interests you. We head inland to visit the Ta’ Qali Crafts Village and National Park, featuring some of Malta’s most skilled crafts work, including pottery, glass-blowing, filigree work and semi-precious stones. This is your chance to pick up some quality handmade souvenirs. (Please not that Ta' Qali Crafts Village is closed on a Sunday, this does not include Ta' Qali National Park) The tour ends in the town of Mosta famous for its Basilica, popularly known as ‘The Rotunda’ and featuring one of the largest unsupported domes in the world.

Malta: Private Chauffeur Service and Car

Malta: Private Chauffeur Service and Car

Visit renowned destinations in Malta with the convenience of a chauffeur-driven car. Enjoy the services of a private driver for 4, 5, or 8 hours, filled with the island country's highlights, and take advantage of hassle-free hotel pickup and drop-off. Get recommendations on the best routes to get the most out of your vacation or customize from locations such as Mdina Old City, Ta' Qali Crafts Village, Popeye Village, Hagar Qim and Mnajdra Temples, Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja), Dingli Cliffs, and the capital city of Valletta.

From Sliema: Round Malta Cruise with Lunch and Transfers

From Sliema: Round Malta Cruise with Lunch and Transfers

Cruise in style and comfort aboard our beautiful Turkish Gullet. Departing from Sliema Ferries at 9:30 a.m., this delightful full-day cruise around the Maltese islands highlights the stunning coastline of this picturesque archipelago, passing by various villages and attractions along the shoreline, such as St. Thomas Bay with its striking white cliffs, Popeye Village (from afar), Anchor Bay, and the towering cliffs at Dingli. These are just a few of the breathtaking views you will enjoy on this journey. Relax on our beautiful boat, soak up the sun, and take in the beauty of the stunning surroundings. Our first swim stop will be at the gorgeous, secluded bay of Fomm Ir-Riħ. With its beautiful azure blue waters and breathtaking scenery, it provides the perfect setting for a tranquil swim and a relaxing break. Following our swim stop at Fomm Ir-Riħ Bay, we will sail towards Comino Island to visit the famous Blue Lagoon. Get ready to be amazed by the turquoise, crystal-clear waters of the Blue Lagoon! This picturesque bay, with its transparent cyan waters, white sandy base, and rich marine life, is the perfect spot for a relaxing and unforgettable break. Spend the afternoon soaking up the sun, swimming, sunbathing, snorkelling, relaxing on the boat, or simply enjoying a walk in the countryside of Comino Island. We will stay at the Blue Lagoon for approximately 2–2½ hours, allowing you plenty of time to unwind and have an unforgettable afternoon. During our return journey to Sliema Ferries, we will pass by Mellieħa Bay, St. Paul’s Islands, the seaside resort of Qawra, St. Julian’s Bay, and other beautiful spots, reaching Sliema Ferries at approximately 6:00 p.m. Our gullet is one of Malta’s most beautiful boats, featuring spacious decks, a stylish saloon, and a bar area. Additional amenities include swimming ladders, freshwater showers, and a canopy for shade at the back of the boat. During the day, a cold buffet lunch, including drinks, will be served onboard the vessel.

Malta: 3 Cities, Marsaslokk, Blue Grotto, Hagar Qim Temples

Malta: 3 Cities, Marsaslokk, Blue Grotto, Hagar Qim Temples

"While I'm not a licensed tour guide, I'm a local private driver who loves sharing cultural insights about Malta as much as I can." Enjoy an exclusive private drive through the enchanting treasures of Malta. Embark on this journey together with your driver who will introduce you to the hidden gems of Birgu, Cospicua, Senglea, Marsaxlokk, the Blue Grotto, and Ħaġar Qim. Your first stop is the historic trio of Birgu, Cospicua, and Senglea, where history comes to life around every corner. Feel the timeless charm of these towns as you wander through their narrow streets and soak in the captivating ambiance. Make your way to the picturesque village of Marsaxlokk. Here, you'll have the opportunity to experience the daily life of the locals and savor the freshest seafood at the bustling fish market. The colorful boats in the harbor provide a perfect backdrop for some unforgettable photos. Your adventure continues as you head to the Blue Grotto, a natural wonder that will leave you speechless. You may embark on a boat ride through the stunning sea caves; you'll witness the mesmerizing interplay of light and water that has made this place famous. Finish your adventure as you explore the mysteries of Ħaġar Qim, an archaeological treasure that dates back to the Neolithic era. Marvel at the ancient megalithic temples and their breathtaking landscapes, offering a unique glimpse into Malta's rich history.

Malta: 5-Day Tours Package with Gozo Island and Transfers

Malta: 5-Day Tours Package with Gozo Island and Transfers

Book this 5-day excursion package to experience all of the culture, charm, and history of Malta and Gozo Islands. Visit the archipelago's main highlights with two full-day tours and three half-day tours over 5 days. Get picked up and dropped off at your hotel every day of your experience. Browse through the many available itineraries and select the option that best fits your plans. See the day-by-day itinerary when selecting your preferred option. Drive to the city of Valletta, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, for a half-day tour. Explore imposing fortifications, bastions, and palaces. Watch an immersive audiovisual show on Malta's history and tour St John's Co-Cathedral, the Upper Barraka Gardens, and Grand Harbour. Take a day trip to Mdina, the country's old capital city. Admire the fortified walls and its spectacular panoramas. Visit the village of Rabat, the Catacombs of St Cataldus, Dingli Cliffs, San Anton Gardens, Ta' Qali Artisan Village, and the Rotunda of Mosta with its dome. Enjoy lunch and a glass of wine. Embark on another half-day excursion to the famous Three Cities: Vittoriosa, Senglea, and Copiscua. Appreciate these historic fortified cities and discover their magnificent churches, piazzas, fortifications, and architectural treasures. Take a boat trip of the creeks aboard a Maltese 'frejgatina'. Immerse yourself in the landscape of Gozo on a scenic day trip. Take the ferry from Malta and visit the city of Victoria, the Ggantija temples, and the Citadel, a majestic medieval fortress. Gaze at Xlendi Bay, Dwejra Bay, and Inland Sea, with an optional boat trip. Eat lunch with a glass of wine. Head over to the fishing village of Marsaxlokk on a half-day adventure. See the largest fishing harbor in Malta, lined with traditional “luzzus”, brightly colored boats. Wander around the open-air market, visit the town of Qrendi, and marvel at the Blue Grotto, with an optional boat trip.

From Valletta: Private Malta Highlights Tour with Transfer

From Valletta: Private Malta Highlights Tour with Transfer

Gain a comprehensive overview of Malta on this full-day tour of the island's natural and cultural landmarks, with round-trip transfer ensuring a hassle-free trip. Tick off top sights, such as the Blue Grotto and Mosta Parish, and discover hidden gems including the Popeye movie set and the medieval city of Mdina . Receive personalized attention from your private guide, plus plenty of complimentary tasters of Malta's natural produce. Enjoy spectacular views of the cliffs and the sea below at Dingli Cliffs, Malta's highest altitude point. Discover the mysterious capital of Malta, Valletta Walk through and discover the beauty of Mdina as we take you through its history and your stop for lunch here as well. Visit one of the most famous and spectacular beaches in Malta known as Golden Bay Receive personalized attention and knowledge from your private local guide from start to finish

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