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Valletta City: Main Attractions on Foot

Valletta City: Main Attractions on Foot

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The haunting city of Valletta overflows with history, from Upper Barracca Gardens to Caravaggio paintings in St. John’s Co-Cathedral, but fitting in key destinations can be a challenge for travelers with limited time. Choose a private, half-day walking tour of Valletta for an excursion that’s tailored to your schedule and preferences, and explore with a personal guide who can reveal the fascinating stories behind Valletta’s cobblestone streets and sites.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$167.02
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$167.02

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
From
$492.48
per group
From
$492.48
per group
Taking safety measures

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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  • 2 hours
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$200.44
per group
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$200.44
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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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$367.82
per group
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$367.82
per group

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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$492.48
per group
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$492.48
per group
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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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$412.67
per group
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$412.67
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Valletta and Birgu Private Tour

Valletta and Birgu Private Tour

A bespoke private tours service with 30 years of knowledge in the tourism industry! Malta Shoreline Excursions is dedicated in delivering a memorable private tour experience. Our guides are passionate and view their work as a vocation rather than just a job. Visit some of the most prominent sites in Valletta and Birgu. Your personal guide will cater to your needs and interests while providing you with an in depth understanding of Malta's culture, history and way of life.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$197.49
Price varies by group size
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$197.49
Price varies by group size

Guided tour “Love stories of Mdina

Guided tour “Love stories of Mdina"

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. 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 Gerard Butler and Emmy Rossum’s love story? What’s worth knowing about Palazzo Falson Historic House Museum and Howard Gardens? This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$492.48
per group
From
$492.48
per group
Taking safety measures

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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$63.93
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$63.93
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 Guided tour “Love stories of Birgu

Guided tour “Love stories of Birgu"

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. 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. This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$492.48
per group
From
$492.48
per group
Taking safety measures

 Romantic tour in Silema

Romantic tour in Silema

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. 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. 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
From
$492.48
per group
From
$492.48
per group
Taking safety measures

The Good Friday Malta Experience

The Good Friday Malta Experience

This is a tour of Mdina, the old capital city, and its suburb Rabat with a detailed explanation of the Good Friday and Holy Week traditions along with the normal commentary of these two beautiful towns. The professional tour guide, who also lives in Rabat and knows the place inside out, will be taking you through the main streets but also the backroads of both Mdina and Rabat. Along the route we will visit a number of temporary exhibitions related to Holy Week, we will visit a number of churches to see the Altar of the Repose including an incredible 18th century one and we will also be seeing the lifesize statues which later on in the evening will be carried on shoulderback through the streets. Due to Christian rules of not eating certain foods in Lent, we have a number of traditional foods which are eaten only at this time of the year. We will be tasting qassatat, pies, fried dough with anchovies, honey sweets, carob sweets and the bread of the apostles all included in the price.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$33.33
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$33.33

Mdina Walking Tour

Mdina Walking Tour

On this Mdina Walking tour you can choose to see from Catacombs, St. Paul’s Grotto to the impressive labyrinth streets of Mdina. The hill top setting of both Rabat and Mdina has so much to offer. Our guide will you at the main gate and take you back through periods of Roman, Arab, Norman and Spanish rule. Encourage our guide to customize the tour to your preference. Our tours are fully customisable to your preferences and can pick from the itinerary listed. Let us know if there is something not on the list that you would like to see!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$256.73
per group
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$256.73
per group

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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$23.45
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$23.45
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Valletta Private Tour of Must See Sites with a Native Guide

Valletta Private Tour of Must See Sites with a Native Guide

A private visit of La Valletta can satisfy all tastes and expectations, even the most demanding visitor will be completely happy and satisfied at the end of our 2.5 hour walking tour, which can be fully customize at your request. If you are an history buffer our experienced local guide will uncover the secrets of the Knights Ospitalier, who funded the city in 1566. You cannot miss the impressive fortifications of the city, the St James Cavalier is one of the oldest buildings in Valletta along with its twin, St John’s Cavalier, built on a strategically placed platform . If you are an art lover you will feel overwhelmed by the dark intensity of the Caravaggio’s masterpiece “Beheading of St. John the Baptist” on display at the St. John’s Co-Cathedral. If you apprecciate modern architecture you cannot miss the City Gate, Parliament Building and Opera House designed by Renzo Piano. Whatever you like La Valletta can offer it!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$146.88
Price varies by group size
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$146.88
Price varies by group size
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Family Tour - The Building of Valletta

Family Tour - The Building of Valletta

Following their heroic defence of Malta during the Great Siege of 1565, the Knights of St. John set about constructing a new, impregnable fortress city, named after its founder, Jean de Valette. Over time, the new city was embellished with an impressive array of buildings, designed by some of the best European architects of the era, and filled with priceless works of art. Today, Valletta is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful and elegant cities in the world. What was the story behind its construction? What were the most important buildings? Who were the important characters in its development? What was it like living there in the time of the knights? This tour is intended for families with children (ideally aged 8+) and combines education with a fun-factor, taking the form of a walk with a trained, professional guide, combining rich story-telling and a series of hands-on activities and games to enhance learning while keeping participants entertained.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$111.09
per group
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$111.09
per group

Malta Go As You Please

Malta Go As You Please

With no fixed programme, this private tour gives you the freedom to decide on the day what you feel like doing and how long to stay, ensuring a memorable day. You are the client; we will gladly help you prepare the ground but ultimately it is up you to set the scene!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$185.14
Price varies by group size
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$185.14
Price varies by group size
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One Day In Malta

One Day In Malta

This day tour allows you to discover at your own pace, the most important landmarks across the island of Malta.This is an ideal tour as a shore excursions - A walking tour of Valletta’s historic center. As you walk past Valletta’s landmarks, your private tour guide will explain the city’s history and the stories hiding behind the imposing facades. - You can opt to visit St. John’s Cathedral. - A walking tour of Mdina. Malta’s former capital was the ‘Notable City’ in the Middle Ages. Home to Malta’s nobility, it has retained its medieval charm whilst harmoniously assimilating splendid baroque and neo architecture. - Marsaxlokk fishing village. Here you can enjoy a stroll along the harbor or have lunch. - The Blue Grotto. A photo stop or weather permitting you can do the 20 minute boat trip. - Hagar Qim Temples. These megalithic temples, World Heritage Site are testimony to the building expertise of the Stone Age.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$277.71
Price varies by group size
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$277.71
Price varies by group size
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Private Tour of Valletta by City Walking Tours Malta

Private Tour of Valletta by City Walking Tours Malta

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This private walking tour of Valletta has the advantage over typical group tours in that you can explore at your own pace and enjoy your guide's undivided attention. Learn about the Knights of St. John and how they left their ornate mark on the Maltese capital as you explore its most important landmarks.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$162.63
per group
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$162.63
per group
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Malta Private Tour

Malta Private Tour

Discover the best of Malta during this comprehensive tour of the island. Explore the small village of Mellieha, roam the silent city of Mdina, discover the history of Malta in the capital of Valletta, admire the natural landmark of the Blue Grotto, and much more. This tour is ideal for those who would like to see as much of the island as possible but are short on time. See the best that Malta has to offer on this full-day, comprehensive tour. Explore the cities of Mellieha, Mdina, Valletta, Marsaxlokk, and Mosta Learn about the history and culture of the Mediterranean island Enjoy complimentary round-trip transportation from your hotel
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$438.17
per group
From
$438.17
per group
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The Majestic Grand Harbour Day Tour

The Majestic Grand Harbour Day Tour

The Grand Harbour is a natural harbour in Malta. It has been substantially modified over the years with extensive docks, wharves and fortifications. The harbour mouth faces North East with Fort Saint Elmo to the north and Ricasoli Point to the south. Its north west shore is formed by the Sciberras peninsula, which is largely covered by the city of Valletta and its suburb Floriana. This peninsula also divides Grand Harbour from a second parallel natural harbour, Marsamxett Harbour. The main waterway of Grand Harbour continues inland almost to Marsa. The south-eastern shore of the harbour is formed by several inlets and headlands, principally Rinella Creek, Kalkara Creek, Dockyard Creek, and French Creek, which are covered by Kalkara and the Three Cities: Cospicua, Vittoriosa, and Senglea. The harbour has been time and again described as Malta’s greatest geographic asset.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$222.17
Price varies by group size
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$222.17
Price varies by group size
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Malta Shore Excursion: Private tour of Valletta and Mdina

Malta Shore Excursion: Private tour of Valletta and Mdina

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Discover Malta’s two capitals, ancient Mdina and the modern-day capital of Valletta, on this private, full-day shore excursion. With your own personal guide, you’ll enjoy guided tours of Mdina, Malta’s first capital that predates even Ancient Rome, and Valletta, Malta’s UNESCO-listed current capital. See top sights like Mdina Cathedral and Upper Barrakka Gardens, and learn about Malta’s history and the different cultures and influences that have shaped the archipelago over the centuries.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$204.09
Price varies by group size
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$204.09
Price varies by group size
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Malta Shore Excursion: Private Tour of Historic Palaces and Noble Homes

Malta Shore Excursion: Private Tour of Historic Palaces and Noble Homes

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Explore the historic palaces and noble homes of Valletta on this 4-hour private Malta shore excursion. Admire panoramic views over Malta's natural harbours from the Upper Barrakka Gardens with your private guide. Discover top Valletta attractions including the Auberge of Castille, St John's Co-Cathedral and the beautiful Grandmaster's Palace. Visit the 16th-century Casa Rocca Piccola, and gain insight into Maltese art and history. Explore the village of Naxxar, home to the opulent Palazzo Parisio. Then, head through the pretty villages of Attard, Balzan and Lija on route back to port.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$210.26
Price varies by group size
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$210.26
Price varies by group size
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Private Jeep Tour in Gozo (Full Day)

Private Jeep Tour in Gozo (Full Day)

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Skip the crowded, run-of-the-mill group tours and enjoy a more personal experience with this private full-day Jeep tour of Gozo. Customize your itinerary and spend your time exploring places that you are interested in, such as Qala Belvedere, Ramla Bay, and Calypso Cave Includes a three-course meal and ferry transfers to and from Malta.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$308.57
Price varies by group size
From
$308.57
Price varies by group size
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