Malta Tours and Excursions
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From Safaris, Day Trips to Gozo and Going to Sicily!
Browse around the numerous market stalls beneath the impressive walls of the Valletta Bastions and try your skills at haggling. Then on to enjoy, an excellent buffet lunch with wine. A slow and informative cruise around the Grand Harbour, enables you to appreciate the historical forts, battlements and creeks surrounding the peninsular of the Capital City. Finally, the horse races in Marsa – an exhilarating experience of a lifetime, make sure you try your luck at the tote!!
A fun and adventurous way to come across the hidden beauty of Malta. There is no fixed route to follow, however it is guaranteed that you will discover the hidden charms. You will be driving off the beaten track and shall enjoy views that only local villagers know of these whereabouts. A great lunch is served and one may sample a large selection of local speciality. Swimming stops are programmed especially during the warmer months.
Gozo & Comino full day cruising
Enjoy a full day on board the Hera, cruising towards Gozo’s famous Ramla L-Hamra sandy beach, whilst enjoying a typical Maltese mid-morning snack. Once at sea, the deck offers breathtaking views of the resorts along St. George’s Bay, St. Paul’s Island’s, Comino’s Blue Lagoon, Inlets & Caves and Gozo.
Sunset cruise delight
What could be more enchanting than a dinner aboard one of Hera Cruises’ yachts as it slips silently away towards St. Paul’s Island’s? Set sail for a wonderfully relaxing evening cruise towards St. Paul’s Island’s and around Malta’s most picturesque bays and the historic Grand Harbour. On boarding, a welcome cocktail from the Captain will set the mood for this fantastic evening. From the yacht, we can enjoy a spectacular view of the town of St.Julian’s and its unique bay, all beautifully lit as the sun sets.
Similar to the Malta Safari, a fun filled day of exciting moments to discover the breath taking views of the magical island of Calypso. All touristic sites & routes are avoided and we concentrate on an action packed day of scenic beauty and fun. The Gozitans are well known for their hospitality & delicious spread of food. Limited number of places, book early. Tour leader, chauffer & radio contact jeeps.
Let our high speed catamaran whisk you across the Mediterranean. Great day out on this splendid island of contrasts, taking in the majestic Volcano Mt. Etna and the pretty Sicilian resort of Taormina, where one can shop at leisure for designer clothing. A full day experience away from Malta. Excellent choice for those that look forward to do something different.
Must cross over to Gozo, and admire the splendor of Dwejra, miraculous Ta’ Pinu and the historical Citadella in the capital of Victoria and much more. Bring home hand crafted Aran style jumpers and Gozitan lace as a souvenir of this unforgettable day. Gozo is known as the Island of Calypso and you will hear many stories that will leave you in awe about its people. On certain days we also visit the Ggantija temples, these temples are an eye opener to our forefathers.
Best of Malta
The most popular Malta Tour – this covers all the main sights: magnificent Mosta Dome, Maltese artisans at Ta’ Qali craft centre, mysterious St. Paul’s Grotto, the magical medieval environment of Mdina and in Valletta, the audio visual show (Saturday, Thursday) – all in one excellent day out. On some days we also visit Dingli Cliffs and the famous gardens of San Anton.
Join the local boatmen for a ride into the dazzling Blue Grotto caves (optional) or walk along the quaint coast to enjoy the urban views of Zurrieq. Then, we shall drive you to the picturesque bay of Marsaxlokk, where you can haggle for bargains at the local market. On full day tours a visit to the megalithic Tarxien temples are included.
The sights and sounds of brass bands, rich decorations along the streets and the colourful fireworks will excite and stimulate your senses. Witness the Maltese at their noisiest best, celebrating the patron Saint’s day. As you walk through the artery roads, you may purchase local nougat, wines, candy-floss and souvenirs from the street vendors.
Enjoy the antics of the sea lions, the acrobatics of the clever parrots and the grace and beauty of the dolphins in the educational and entertaining atmosphere of Mediterraneo Marine Park. Complete the fun with an afternoon at the Popeye film set. Star in your own movie, enjoy the capers of Popeye and Co. Relax and have a dip at Anchor bay, sunbeds and parasols included. (Open tickets to these attractions can be purchased separately.) During the winter months, these parks are open and you may purchase your tickets from reception.
Walking through the bustling streets of Valletta, you first visit the Barrakka Gardens and witness a bird’s eye view of the Grand Harbour. We then visit St John’s co-cathedral, Malta’s greatest treasure! Admire the cathedral adorned in sculptures and riches dating back to the Knights of Malta. Time spent to appreciate the world famous painting of Caravaggio displayed in the Oratory. The Grand Master’s Palace which now houses the House of Parliament is visited. On certain days the audio vision show of the Malta Experience is included.
Three cities tour
On the other side of the Capital City lies the historical area of the Three Cities, Vittoriosa, Cospicua and Senglea. These cities are well known for their narrow meandering streets shaded by many historical buildings and churches. From the old quay we board a typical fregatina and tour the famous creeks on this natural harbour. We walk on to Senglea to enjoy views from the vedette which overlooks the centre of the Grand Harbour.
Whether one visits Mdina in the morning, afternoon or evening, you will certainly notice its richness with every step you take. A gentle walk through the silent city finds us looking upon stately homes, palaces and churches. As you look down from the Bastions, you will see almost a third of the island beneath you, impressive at daytime, astounding at night! Some tours include a visit to Dingli Cliffs and San Anton Gardens.
Please note that some of the above mentioned Tours are seasonal or occur only once a year.