Corina Matei
[Corina Matei]
2019-08-28 12:31:56

Discovering Malta on a city break

[cultural] [ historic , archaeological , botanical , architectonic , medieval , ancient , panoramic , heritage UNESCO ]

english
3
274 EUR
75
Difficulty

Accessibility
children older than 5 years
family
large groups
solo female travel

Theme

city break

When to visit

Anytime, but preferably in spring or autumn. In summer is too hot and in winter rains a lot.

Description

A city break in winter, when Malta is cheaper and empty. We came here for historical landmarks, cities and good food.

Points

Welcome to Malta Discovering Malta on a city break

Welcome to Malta

[starting point]

distance

11.2km

Duration

00:45 h
To St Julian's Bay Discovering Malta on a city break

To St Julian's Bay

[transport] [taxi]

15.0 EUR

Description

We prefer Taxify. It is cheaper than a traditional taxi.
 Discovering Malta on a city break

walk  

[transport] [walk]

distance

4.2km

Duration

02:42 h
View of Balutta Bay Discovering Malta on a city break

View of Balutta Bay

[landmark] [view point/ panorama]

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Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Discovering Malta on a city break

Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel

[landmark] [church / monastery]

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Cafe Goloso Discovering Malta on a city break

Cafe Goloso

[food and beverages] [restaurant]

10.0 EUR

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Park Discovering Malta on a city break

Park

[landmark] [park]

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Cats container Discovering Malta on a city break

Cats container

[landmark] [park]

Description

Here the cats of Malta have their own corner

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San Giljan Tower Discovering Malta on a city break

San Giljan Tower

[landmark] [tower]

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Silema Promenade Discovering Malta on a city break

Silema Promenade

[landmark] [sea]

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Roman Baths Discovering Malta on a city break

Roman Baths

[landmark] [ruins]

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Ferry Discovering Malta on a city break

Ferry

[transport] [ferry]

1.5 EUR

distance

1.1km

Duration

00:9 h
View of Valletta Discovering Malta on a city break

View of Valletta

[landmark] [view point/ panorama]

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walk  

[transport] [walk]

distance

6km

Duration

06:14 h
Fortress builders Discovering Malta on a city break

Fortress builders

[landmark] [tower]

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Caroussel street Discovering Malta on a city break

Caroussel street

[landmark] [street / road]

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Tower - Traditions Museum Discovering Malta on a city break

Tower - Traditions Museum

[landmark] [museum]

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Hastings Gardens Discovering Malta on a city break

Hastings Gardens

[landmark] [park]

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Triton Fountain Discovering Malta on a city break

Triton Fountain

[landmark] [fountain]

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City Gate Discovering Malta on a city break

City Gate

[landmark] [heritage UNESCO]

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Royal Opera House Site Discovering Malta on a city break

Royal Opera House Site

[landmark] [building]

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St John's Co-Cathedral Discovering Malta on a city break

St John's Co-Cathedral

[landmark] [heritage UNESCO]

10.0 EUR

Description

Free audioguide

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Queen Victoria Square Discovering Malta on a city break

Queen Victoria Square

[landmark] [square]

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Solar Watch Discovering Malta on a city break

Solar Watch

[landmark] [wall]

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Arch Discovering Malta on a city break

Arch

[landmark] [arch]

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Palace Armoury Discovering Malta on a city break

Palace Armoury

[landmark] [museum]

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St George Square Discovering Malta on a city break

St George Square

[landmark] [square]

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Sette Giugno Monument Discovering Malta on a city break

Sette Giugno Monument

[landmark] [statue / sculpture]

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Toy museum Discovering Malta on a city break

Toy museum

[landmark] [museum]

3.0 EUR

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Fort St Elmo Discovering Malta on a city break

Fort St Elmo

[landmark] [museum]

10.0 EUR

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Upper Barrakka Gardens Discovering Malta on a city break

Upper Barrakka Gardens

[landmark] [garden]

Castel Discovering Malta on a city break

Castel

[landmark] [castle / citadel / fortress]

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Castle square Discovering Malta on a city break

Castle square

[landmark] [square]

Tower - creative arts Discovering Malta on a city break

Tower - creative arts

[landmark] [museum]

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Old Chapel Discovering Malta on a city break

Old Chapel

[landmark] [church / monastery]

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Our Lady of Victories Chapel Discovering Malta on a city break

Our Lady of Victories Chapel

[landmark] [church / monastery]

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Piazzeta Discovering Malta on a city break

Piazzeta

[landmark] [square]

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Madonna Cathedral Discovering Malta on a city break

Madonna Cathedral

[landmark] [church / monastery]

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Oratory of the Fraternity Discovering Malta on a city break

Oratory of the Fraternity

[landmark] [church / monastery]

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St Paul's Chathedral Discovering Malta on a city break

St Paul's Chathedral

[landmark] [church / monastery]

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Food market - street food Discovering Malta on a city break

Food market - street food

[food and beverages] [others]

10.0 EUR

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Bus to St Julian's Discovering Malta on a city break

Bus to St Julian's

[transport] [bus]

1.5 EUR

distance

18km

Duration

00:49 h

Description

13, 13A, 14, 16
St Julian's Bay Hotel Discovering Malta on a city break

St Julian's Bay Hotel

[accommodation] [hotel]

40.0 EUR

Description

Price per room/night
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end day 1

[end day]

Bus to Buggiba Discovering Malta on a city break

Bus to Buggiba

[transport] [bus]

1.5 EUR

Description

222
Welcome to Buggiba Discovering Malta on a city break

Welcome to Buggiba

[transport] [walk]

distance

4.7km

Duration

03:21 h
Buggiba Square Discovering Malta on a city break

Buggiba Square

[landmark] [square]

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Malta National Aquarium Discovering Malta on a city break

Malta National Aquarium

[landmark] [amusement park / theme park]

14.0 EUR

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Qawra Tower Discovering Malta on a city break

Qawra Tower

[landmark] [tower]

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The Maltese Classic Car Collection Discovering Malta on a city break

The Maltese Classic Car Collection

[landmark] [museum]

10.0 EUR

Description

Totally recommend!

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Bus to Mdina Discovering Malta on a city break

Bus to Mdina

[transport] [bus]

1.5 EUR

distance

10.1km

Duration

00:40 h

Description

186
Welcome to Mdina Discovering Malta on a city break

Welcome to Mdina

[transport] [walk]

distance

4.3km

Duration

02:47 h
Mdina Gate Discovering Malta on a city break

Mdina Gate

[landmark] [heritage UNESCO]

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Museum of Crime and Punishment Discovering Malta on a city break

Museum of Crime and Punishment

[landmark] [museum]

5.0 EUR
Museum of Natural History Discovering Malta on a city break

Museum of Natural History

[landmark] [museum]

5.0 EUR

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Tourist info Discovering Malta on a city break

Tourist info

[other services] [guide]

Mdina Glass Discovering Malta on a city break

Mdina Glass

[landmark] [shop]

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Knigts in Medina Museum Discovering Malta on a city break

Knigts in Medina Museum

[landmark] [museum]

View of Mosta Discovering Malta on a city break

View of Mosta

[landmark] [view point/ panorama]

Description

Dime 3lea din Eu 4 din lume cel mai mare

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Defence Walls Discovering Malta on a city break

Defence Walls

[landmark] [wall]

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Palazzo de Piro Discovering Malta on a city break

Palazzo de Piro

[landmark] [palace]

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Mdina Cathedral Museum Discovering Malta on a city break

Mdina Cathedral Museum

[landmark] [museum]

5.0 EUR
St Paul's Cathedral Discovering Malta on a city break

St Paul's Cathedral

[landmark] [church / monastery]

5.0 EUR

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Church of Carmelites Discovering Malta on a city break

Church of Carmelites

[landmark] [church / monastery]

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Palazzo Falson Discovering Malta on a city break

Palazzo Falson

[landmark] [palace]

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Horses Discovering Malta on a city break

Horses

[other services] [others]

Description

Here is the point in which you can rent a carriage to visit Mdina

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Domus Romana Discovering Malta on a city break

Domus Romana

[landmark] [archaeological site]

6.0 EUR

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That famous photo spot! Discovering Malta on a city break

That famous photo spot!

[landmark] [street / road]

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Church of St Paul Discovering Malta on a city break

Church of St Paul

[landmark] [church / monastery]

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Catacombs Entrance & Museum Discovering Malta on a city break

Catacombs Entrance & Museum

[landmark] [museum]

6.0 EUR

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St Paul's Catacombs Discovering Malta on a city break

St Paul's Catacombs

[landmark] [cemetery / tombstone / mausoleum]

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St Agatha's Historical Complex and Catacombs Discovering Malta on a city break

St Agatha's Historical Complex and Catacombs

[landmark] [cemetery / tombstone / mausoleum]

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Bus to Gharghur Discovering Malta on a city break

Bus to Gharghur

[transport] [bus]

1.5 EUR

distance

13.1km

Duration

01:38 h

Description

186
Change bus in Mosta Discovering Malta on a city break

Change bus in Mosta

[transport] [bus]

1.5 EUR

Description

260
 Discovering Malta on a city break

walk  

[transport] [walk]

distance

4.2km

Duration

01:16 h
Top of the World Discovering Malta on a city break

Top of the World

[landmark] [view point/ panorama]

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Wied Il-Faham Discovering Malta on a city break

Wied Il-Faham

[landmark] [castle / citadel / fortress]

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Crossing road Discovering Malta on a city break

Crossing road

[information] [orientation]

Bus to St Julian's Discovering Malta on a city break

Bus to St Julian's

[transport] [bus]

1.5 EUR

distance

4.6km

Duration

00:18 h

Description

13, 13A, 14, 16
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walk  

[transport] [walk]

distance

4.3km

Duration

13:42 h
Scruples Discovering Malta on a city break

Scruples

[food and beverages] [restaurant]

30.0 EUR

Description

Maltese Dishes and seafood Best place we ate in Malta!

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[end day]

Bus to Harar Qim Temples Discovering Malta on a city break

Bus to Harar Qim Temples

[transport] [bus]

1.5 EUR

distance

7.2km

Duration

00:34 h

Description

13, 13a, 14, 16
Taxify Discovering Malta on a city break

Taxify

[transport] [taxi]

14.0 EUR

distance

13km

Duration

00:22 h

Description

or change with 74 - but we lost the bus on Sunday - time of waiting: one hour
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walk  

[transport] [walk]

distance

3.7km

Duration

03:17 h
Hagar Qim Entrance Discovering Malta on a city break

Hagar Qim Entrance

[landmark] [museum]

10.0 EUR
Hagar Qim Temple Discovering Malta on a city break

Hagar Qim Temple

[landmark] [heritage UNESCO]

Feelings

I do not recommend. The stones are not original, all the artifact are at the National Museum of Archeology. Very disapointing presentation of an UNESCO heritage site.

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Mnajdra Temple Discovering Malta on a city break

Mnajdra Temple

[landmark] [heritage UNESCO]

Feelings

I do not recommend. The stones are not original, all the artifact are at the National Museum of Archeology. Very disapointing presentation of an UNESCO heritage site.

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Viewpoint Discovering Malta on a city break

Viewpoint

[landmark] [view point/ panorama]

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Blue Grotto view Discovering Malta on a city break

Blue Grotto view

[landmark] [view point/ panorama]

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Alka Restaurant Discovering Malta on a city break

Alka Restaurant

[food and beverages] [bodega]

7.0 EUR

Description

Maltese ftira

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View Discovering Malta on a city break

View

[landmark] [view point/ panorama]

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Taxify to Marsaxlokk Discovering Malta on a city break

Taxify to Marsaxlokk

[transport] [taxi]

13.0 EUR

distance

8.7km

Duration

00:21 h
Welcome to Marsaxlockk - Fishermen Village Discovering Malta on a city break

Welcome to Marsaxlockk - Fishermen Village

[transport] [walk]

distance

0.3km

Duration

00:58 h
Marsaxlokk Square Discovering Malta on a city break

Marsaxlokk Square

[landmark] [square]

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Fisherman statue Discovering Malta on a city break

Fisherman statue

[landmark] [statue / sculpture]

Fish market Discovering Malta on a city break

Fish market

[landmark] [market / bazaar]

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View of the port Discovering Malta on a city break

View of the port

[landmark] [view point/ panorama]

Boat trip to St Peter's Pool Discovering Malta on a city break

Boat trip to St Peter's Pool

[landmark] []

10.0 EUR
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boat  

[transport] [boat]

distance

10.3km

Duration

01:28 h
Il-Kalanka Bay Discovering Malta on a city break

Il-Kalanka Bay

[landmark] [sea]

Strange Stones Discovering Malta on a city break

Strange Stones

[landmark] [coast]

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St Peter's Pool Discovering Malta on a city break

St Peter's Pool

[landmark] [sea]

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Marsaxlokk Church Discovering Malta on a city break

Marsaxlokk Church

[landmark] [church / monastery]

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Taxify to Silema Discovering Malta on a city break

Taxify to Silema

[transport] [taxi]

14.0 EUR

distance

11.8km

Duration

00:45 h
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walk  

[transport] [walk]

Duck Village Discovering Malta on a city break

Duck Village

[landmark] [park]

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Tigne Point Bridge Discovering Malta on a city break

Tigne Point Bridge

[landmark] [bridge]

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Cafe Goloso Discovering Malta on a city break

Cafe Goloso

[food and beverages] [restaurant]

10.0 EUR

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Taxi to the airport Discovering Malta on a city break

Taxi to the airport

[transport] []

Bye-bye, Malta! Discovering Malta on a city break

Bye-bye, Malta!

[end point]

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Statistics


4,680m

-56m

4,736m

7,895m

159km

58:25 h

Means of transport

 Discovering Malta on a city break

bus

53.1km
4,643.6m
04:02 h
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walk

49.4km
345.9m
50:30 h
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taxi

44.8km
116.4m
02:15 h
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boat

10.3km
22.1m
01:28 h
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ferry

1.1km
8.2m
00:9 h