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Malta Island Panoramas

Malta Island Panoramas

How to discover Malta in half a day. This great excursion will collect you from the port and take you to Vittoriosa to view the beautiful 14th centurey St Lawrence Church. This tour will also take you to Marsaxlokk with it's beautiful marketplace, a drive through the pretty villages to view the famous Blue Grotto and many more amazing villages. Don't forget your camera there are views on this tour you really do not want to miss!
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.56
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$59.56
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Popeye Village - where the fun begins (including transport)

Popeye Village - where the fun begins (including transport)

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Popeye Village has grown from its days as a Film Set of the 1980 Musical Production “Popeye” into a unique fun-filled day for all families. You will be greeted by Popeye and his famous friends who will entertain you during the day by their diverse activities. Visitors can enjoy a once in a lifetime filming experience with the animation crew where you can become a movie star for a day. Other attractions include: Santa’s toy town, boat ride, water trampolines, sun-bathing decks. Your children can also have fun in Malta’s largest jump around. Do not miss spending a fun-packed day at this original film set. Return transfer from Popeye Village at 16:00hrs. Lunch not included and this excursion is not guided.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$37.62
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$37.62

Mdina walking tour

Mdina walking tour

Planning a trip to Malta? Looking for Off-the-Beaten-Path Tour in Mdina? What about choosing a walking tour around Mdina Highlights? The Malta’s old capital offers you the chance to experience an authentic fortified city which was the set for Game of Thrones series first season. Wha’s included in the Mdina Old Capital Walking Tour? You will have the chance to discover the main Mdina’s sights while you enjoy a walk around the fortified city’s streets. St. Paul's Cathedral, Despuig Bastion, and the Metropolitan Cathedral are included stops on the tour. Get ready to experience Malta from a different perspective. A local charismatic guide will reveal interesting facts about Mdina’s history.
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  • 2 hours
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$504.86
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$504.86
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Malta, Sightseeing and Culture Tour Galore

Malta, Sightseeing and Culture Tour Galore

This tour will bring the island’s history back to life by transporting the visitor back into the time period in question. This is made possible by my commentary which, being lively and incisive, correlates facets of present-day Maltese life with our historic heritage. Within the framework of a private tour, the practicality and agility of a smaller exclusive party will ensure the viewing of an array of sightseeing locations, which are not accessible to larger vehicles.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$438.91
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$438.91
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Valletta Walking Tour

Valletta Walking Tour

This guided walking tour of Valletta, Malta’s capital city, is a grand experience in every way. Every path and street lead you to discover an eye-opening wonder, where history has been carefully restored to its original beauty. Enjoy stunning views of the Grand Harbour and across the water of the three ancient cities in all their ancient glory. Walk down the dark and mysterious Strait Street, Malta's old red-light district, now one of the best locations in Malta for concept restaurants and bars. Admire the aesthetics of modern architecture intertwined with historical monuments as you journey from City Gate, past the Old Opera Theatre, once bombed to near total collapse and now a performing artist's dream venue, down to the popular shopping destination, Republic Street. It’s hard to capture the capital city’s rich culture and history in just four hours, but this tour is the perfect mix of the best sites you’ll want to see.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$246.74
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$246.74
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Vittoriosa Private Walking Tour

Vittoriosa Private Walking Tour

Visit the picturesque city of Vittoriosa on a 3-hour private walking tour, and get a personalized introduction to the city’s highlights, history, and architecture. Walk alongside an expert guide as you explore the historic Couvre Port, sites of dramatic battles, and the unique Inquisitor’s Palace, former seat of the Maltese inquisition. This 3-hour walking tour offers the flexible experience of a private guide, with departures available throughout the day.
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  • 3 hours
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$192.63
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$192.63
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Private Tour-RABAT & the Iconic MALTESE STONE Experience

Private Tour-RABAT & the Iconic MALTESE STONE Experience

If Malta has one valuable resource other than its creative people, it’s the beautiful limestone that is found throughout the islands in Malta’s historic buildings. The stone is soft and easy to manipulate into intricate designs and shapes that can be seen in balconies, staircases and building facades throughout the Maltese islands and most especially in Rabat which is the ideal location to view it. On this tour you will learn about the amazing properties of the stone and the different types of limestone found around Malta as well as how and why it is used in Malta for building its houses, churches and palaces. Notes: Price is per tour and is inclusive of taxes, for upto 8 participants Private transfer to and/or from accommodation to Private Tour starting point can be organized at an extra charge If you require a tailor made tour, you can contact us and we will be delighted to create a tour to meet your exact expectations
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$237.25
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$237.25
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Three Cities Walking Tour

Three Cities Walking Tour

This guided walking tour of The Three Cities, is a grand experience in every way. Every path and street lead you to discover an eye-opening wonder, where history has been carefully restored to its original beauty. Fortified by the Knights of St. John of Jerusalem & Rhodes in preparation of an impending Ottoman attach, The Three Cities is an impressive make up of architecture, winding streets, charm and very impressive super yachts. From Sieges to World Wars, (Birgu, Senglea & Bormla) have survived everything thrown at them. Learn why with our team of fantastic guides.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$246.74
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$246.74
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Malta Jewish Culture Tour - Half Day Guided with Transportation (Mdina & Rabat)

Malta Jewish Culture Tour - Half Day Guided with Transportation (Mdina & Rabat)

Exclusively Malta is the only experience provider in the Maltese Islands that have developed a comprehensive Jewish Culture program - alongside the local community. We come from academic and tourism backgrounds to provide you the best of what is available.
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  • 3 hours
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$353.50
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$353.50
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HARBOUR CRUISE Around-Valletta & the 3 Cities (2hrs cruise)

HARBOUR CRUISE Around-Valletta & the 3 Cities (2hrs cruise)

The Valletta harbour cruise will be a truly memorable experience for you. The Grand Harbour between Malta’s Capital City Valletta and the Three Cities of Vittoriosa, Senglea and Cospicua is aptly named. It is grand in every way. There are certainly other fortified harbours around the Mediterranean, but none reach the majesty or provoke as much awe as Grand Harbour with Valletta it’s towering glory and the lovely Three Cities. What better way to admire its seemingly endless fortifications and baroque and medieval architecture, than onboard a ferry cruising on its deep waters and many creeks. Malta’s fortifications are considered to be the best examples of military architecture anywhere in the world. Here are some expert comments on the fortifications surrounding the Valletta Grand Harbour: “the most powerful artificial fortress in the world.” Major General Whitworth Porter of the Royal Engineers.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$11.86
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$11.86
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Gozo full day Tour. See The hidden Gems of Gozo in one Day

Gozo full day Tour. See The hidden Gems of Gozo in one Day

in this tour we are having a full day visiting Gozo we be visiting the most beautiful tourist attractions first, you be picked up from the location and we hade to popeyvillage were we can take some photos before boarding the ferry Ferry is Apromixtly around 25 minutes (pass infront of the other island comino ) After that we make the nice ferry trip we hade to Mixtla cave , after that, we be going to Marslforn salt pan's in theses places we be having a small walks and some photos after this we shell vist ta Kola windmill and after we hade to the capital city citadel were you can have luch and a nice walke around the fortis Before we hade to the ferry we make the last vist to Wied il Meliha were we have This seaside rock formation resembling a window
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$328.50
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$328.50
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Valletta Private Walking Tour

Valletta Private Walking Tour

”One of the most concentrated historic areas in the world” – this is how Unesco World Heritage described Malta as small capital. Founded by the Knights of St. John, Valletta is ”a city built by the gentlemen for the gentlemen ''. Join our 2h private walking tour and explore the main landmarks of this medieval gem while you are listening to your guide s stories of crusades, knights and cloak and dagger thrills.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$189.68
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$189.68
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Romantic tour in St. Julian’s

Romantic tour in St. Julian’s

An exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world! Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the city. Named after Saint Julian, patron saint of hunters, St Julian’s has a flag that is identical to the Belgian flag, as a nod to the theory that the saint himself was in fact Belgian. You will feel spellbound in a charming atmosphere. What is considered as one of the best places to have a date in the city? Where can you make lovely photos? You will be surprised how many historical love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, parks of the city. From heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious or spicy ones. The pedestrianized district in the west of St Julian’s known as Paceville is a key nightlife destination in Europe, as it is densely populated with countless nightclubs, bars,and restaurants. Is there anything special about Gerard Butler and Emmy Rossum’s love story? This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$473.31
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Mdina the Noble City

Mdina the Noble City

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This tour finds itself in Malta's former medieval capital city. It will be an opportunity to discover its medieval history and charm on foot. The tour commences in Mdina, moving towards Rabat, and ending with a short visit to San Anton Palace & Gardens.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$396.61
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$396.61
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MDINA by NIGHT Tour (Night Tour with Pick-up)

MDINA by NIGHT Tour (Night Tour with Pick-up)

Mdina is often referred to as the Silent City and this name is apt to describe the feeling the city gives, particularly in the late afternoons or evenings. The city is mostly pedestrianized and the thick walls of all the buildings allow no noise to pass from within so the city takes on a peaceful and relaxing ambience. After the tour, we give you time to leisurely roam to fully appreciate Mdina’s unique beauty. We will also visit Mdina’s neighbouring town, Rabat, which is a historical gem in its own right. This is a tour not to be missed. Where we'll go: - Rabat - suburbs of Mdina - Tour around fortified city of Mdina - Panoramic view of Malta from bastions - Main gate & Greek gate - Free time to explore Mdina Price Includes: - Professional English Tour Guide - 2hrs onsite guided tour - Average number of 20 participants (Nov-May) & 30 participants (Jun-Oct) - Private transport with pick-up & drop-off (The pick-up service and drop-off service is approximately one hour each)
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$23.72
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$23.72
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VALLETTA by NIGHT Tour (Night Tour with Pick-up)

VALLETTA by NIGHT Tour (Night Tour with Pick-up)

There is plenty to see and do in Valletta after sunset. Those who prefer to experience the city at night will find that it has a totally different character from the daytime version. Without the crowds of shoppers and commuters to distract attention, the architecture takes centre stage over everything else. In the relative stillness, away from the major thoroughfares, you will be able to appreciate more of what Valletta is really like for the locals. Where we'll go: - Valletta – Capital City of Malta - Tour around fortified city of Valletta - Panoramic view of the Grand Harbour from Upper Barrakka Gardens - Main gate & Auberge De Castille - Free time to explore Valletta Price Includes: - Professional English Tour Guide - 2hrs onsite guided tour - Average number of 20 participants (Nov-May) & 30 participants (Jun-Oct) - Private transport with pick-up & drop-off (The pick-up service and drop-off service is approximately one hour each)
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$23.72
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$23.72

Valletta Small Group Tour of Must See Sites with a Native Guide

Valletta Small Group Tour of Must See Sites with a Native Guide

Strategically speaking this truly is the heart of the mediterrenean, the Knights Ospitalier were well aware of it when decided to build a fortify town, perched on a high rock above a deep harbour, in 1566. 2.5 hour of a leisure walking will allow you to know and understand a city that over the centuries attracted many artists, above all Michelangelo Merisi, better known as Caravaggio, arrived here. A local guide will lead you and a small group of participants at the discovery of this small but full of sights city, which maintain its 16th-century elegance, the Auberge de Castille, St. John’s Co-Cathedral, and the Church of St. Paul’s Shipwreck, with a modern twist given by the Renzo Piano–designed City Gate, Parliament Building and Opera House. We guarantee you will absolutely love the experience!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$22.54
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$22.54
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Love Stories of Valleta

Love Stories of Valleta

An exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world! Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the city. The Upper Barrakka Gardens are a public garden in Valletta, Malta. Along with the Lower Barrakka Gardens in the same city, they offer a panoramic view of the Grand Harbour. The gardens are located on the upper tier of St. Peter & Paul Bastion, which was built in the 1560s. You will feel spellbound in a charming atmosphere. What is considered as one of the best places to have a date in the city? Where can you make lovely photos? You will be surprised how many historical love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, parks of the city. From heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious or spicy ones. What is so special about Marjaani and Tonny's love story? What is the story worth knowing about Tritons’ Fountain? This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$473.31
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Mdina Private Walking Tour

Mdina Private Walking Tour

”The silent city” or ”the Noble City” as it is called, Mdina looks like a town from ”One thousand and one Nights”. The massive walls, the shady streets, the side alleys in the medieval vibe made this former capital of Malta the perfect setting for some of the scenes of Game of Thrones. Join our guide for a private tour of this unique city and see the best what Mdina has to offer.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$189.68
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$189.68
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The best of Mallieha walking tour

The best of Mallieha walking tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Do you know that being close to the sea, Mellieha has played an important role in Maltese history? Do you know that there is a film set to visit for Robin Williams’ iconic movie Popeye? How many people has visited the Sanctuary of Our Lady? You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Mallieha. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$473.31
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$473.31
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Romantic tour in Mallieha

Romantic tour in Mallieha

An exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world! Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the city. Being close to the sea, Mellieha has played an important role in Maltese history. You will feel spellbound in a charming atmosphere. What is considered as one of the best places to have a date in the city? Where can you make lovely photos? You will be surprised how many historical love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, parks of the city. From heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious or spicy ones. The greatest thing in Mallieha is that there is a film set to visit for Robin Williams’ iconic movie Popeye. What is so special about Butler and Emmy Rossum’s love story? This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$473.31
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$473.31
per group
Taking safety measures

Magic Christmas Tour in St. Julian's (San Giljan)

Magic Christmas Tour in St. Julian's (San Giljan)

The exclusive tour only in the Christmas period! This special times brings magic St. Julian's .It is a major residential and commercial area and a centre for shopping, bars, dining, and café life.Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most beautifully decorated places. You will feel spellbound with the charming atmosphere in the streets which you can feel only this time of the year! What is the story of the Christmas tree? Who was the first to decorate it in the world? What magical things can happen during the Christmas period? Have you heard about Christmas spells? You will hear miraculous Christmas legends about St. Julian's. You will visit the old-fashioned Christmas Market in the city. What makes it so popular? What local products is must taste at Christmas? Fill your heart with the joy and experience magic of St. Julian's.
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  • 2 hours
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$757.94
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$757.94
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 The best of Silema walking tour

The best of Silema walking tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Do you know what famous cat statue stands for? Do you know there is a place that promotes the works of local and foreign emerging artists in a fitting setting? Do you know there is a garden in Sliema which was used to be a field until it was converted into a garden in 1990? What kind of story is hidden in Roman baths? How many people have touched the White Shadows Sculpture? You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Silema. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$473.31
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From
$473.31
per group
Taking safety measures

The best of Birgu walking tour

The best of Birgu walking tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Is it true that Birgu is home to the Inquisitor’s Palace? Did you know that Birgu, or Cittá Vittoriosa is one of the oldest city on the Island, and it played an important role in the Siege of Malta in 1565? What history is hidden in fortified walls? You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Birgu. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$473.31
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From
$473.31
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Taking safety measures