Arrival in Valletta and City Exploration
Upon arrival in Malta, make your way to Valletta, the capital city. Check-in to your chosen accommodation and freshen up. Spend the day exploring the rich history and cultural heritage of Valletta.
Visit St. John's Co-Cathedral, renowned for its Baroque architecture and Caravaggio paintings. Explore the Upper Barrakka Gardens for panoramic views of the Grand Harbour. Take a leisurely stroll along Republic Street, the main shopping area, and discover the city's charming alleys and hidden squares.
Discovering Mdina and Rabat
Start your day with a visit to the medieval fortified city of Mdina. Wander through its narrow streets and admire the stunning architecture and picturesque views. Explore the Mdina Cathedral and visit the Mdina Dungeons for a glimpse into Malta's history.
Next, head to Rabat, located just outside Mdina. Visit St. Paul's Catacombs, an ancient underground burial complex, and explore the Roman Villa, featuring well-preserved mosaics. Take some time to relax in the beautiful gardens of Domus Romana.
Excursion to Gozo Island
Embark on a full-day excursion to Gozo, Malta's sister island. Discover the charming villages, picturesque landscapes, and historical sites that dot the island. Visit the Ġgantija Temples, marvel at the Azure Window (if still standing), and explore the quaint capital city of Victoria, also known as Rabat.
Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant, savoring Gozitan cuisine and fresh seafood. Take a dip in the crystal-clear waters of Ramla Bay or Xlendi Bay, and soak up the tranquility of the island.
Blue Grotto and Marsaxlokk
Begin your day with a visit to the Blue Grotto, a series of sea caves known for their stunning blue waters. Take a boat tour to explore the caves and marvel at the natural beauty of the area.
Continue to the fishing village of Marsaxlokk, famous for its colorful traditional fishing boats and lively Sunday fish market. Stroll along the waterfront promenade, sample fresh seafood at a local restaurant, and browse the market for unique souvenirs.
Exploring the Three Cities and Vittoriosa
Today, explore the Three Cities: Vittoriosa, Senglea, and Cospicua. Begin in Vittoriosa, where you can visit the Fort St. Angelo and the Malta Maritime Museum. Wander through the quaint streets, admiring the historic architecture and charming atmosphere.
In the afternoon, take a boat tour around the Grand Harbour to get a different perspective of the Three Cities and the impressive fortifications. Enjoy the views and learn about Malta's maritime history.
Relaxation in Golden Bay and St. Julian's
Spend a day relaxing and enjoying Malta's beautiful beaches. Head to Golden Bay, a popular sandy beach with clear blue waters. Sunbathe, swim, or indulge in water sports activities.
In the evening, visit St. Julian's, a vibrant coastal town known for its bustling nightlife. Explore the promenade, dine at one of the waterfront restaurants, and experience the energetic atmosphere.
On your final day, take some time to explore any remaining sights or areas of interest in Valletta or go souvenir shopping. Check out of your accommodation and make your way to the airport for your departure.