Guided tours in Malta and Gozo
Hire a qualified local tour guide and/or driver to visit Malta and Gozo
Malta Classic: Mdina, West Coast, Temples & Valletta full day guided tour - 8 hours
The tour gives a very good introduction to Malta. The itinerary includes a lot of variety. The full tour requires 8 hours, but shorter versions are also available.
Mdina, otherwise known as the "silent city", is the island's old capital. Built in the 9th century by the Arabs. This medieval city is a maze of narrow alleys and magnificent architecture. Our walking tour includes all the main features and also a visit to St. Paul's Cathedral.
West Coast, this route will take us along the spectacular Dingli Cliffs offering stunning views of the Mediterranean and an opportunity to see the more rural side of the island.
Hagar Qim Temples, situated on the southern coast of the island, these temples are among the most imposing megalithic structures in Malta. Dating back 3000 years BC, some of the stones are 4 metres high and weigh a staggering 20 tons.
Marsaxlokk, our next stop is the quaint fishing village of Marsaxlokk. Admire the colorful traditional fishing boats known as the 'luzzu' and small market which lines the seafront. Lunch can booked if requested in one of the local restaurants.
Valletta, built by the Knights of St. John in 1565 is most definitely worthwhile visiting. Our tour of the city includes a drive around the capital's magnificent bastions and a guided walking tour of the main highlights including the Barraka Gardens, here you can admire fabulous views of Grand Harbor. St. John's Co. Cathedral where you can see Caravaggio's "Beheading of St. John", and other city highlights.
Discover some of the oldest unique temples structures.
Ghar Dalam - the prehistoric cave is a gem in the natural heritage of the Maltese Islands.
*Hypogeum is a unique underground burial chamber dating back to 3300-3000BC.
Tarxien includes the giant statue of a goddess (c.2.8m), animals carved in relief, altars and more..
Hagar Qim are the most imposing megalithic structures, some stones way a staggering 20 tons! *Advance bookings are essential!
Gozo - Island tour full day tour
A visit to this beautiful and tranquil island is a must. All the main sights are included; Victoria, the pilgrimage shrine of Ta’Pinu, Dwejra and the Inland Sea, Xlendi Bay and the lace/weaving market
The Three Cities guided tour
The Knights of St. John first settled in the Three Cities, these mighty fortified cities of Cospicua, Senglea and Vittoriosa command a fabulous position in the heart of the Grand Harbour. Visit the 'collacchio' which held the first Auberges.
Central Highlights guided tour
The heart of Malta where you will see village life, gardens, palaces and BIG church domes. San Anton are the most beautiful botanical gardens and surround the palace of the president. Crafts Village, here you can view a selection of locally made items including the glassblowers. Mosta Dome is one of the largest unsupported domes in the world. Palazzo Parisio is an impressive 19th century palazzo with beautiful gardens. Rabat has a number of interesting places to visit in connection with St. Paul's stay on the island.