Tarxien Temples (It-Tempji ta' Hal Tarxien) Tours
Tarxien Temples (It-Tempji ta' Hal Tarxien) are the largest of the major overground megalithic temple sites open to visitors on Malta, which combined, form a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Just south of Valletta, the four interconnecting temples were built between 3,600 BC and 2,500 BC in honor of a mother-goddess of fertility. Today they are oxymoronically surrounded by modern housing but remain of importance thanks to their iconic spiral decorations and the central temple which comprises six apses.
Address: Tarxien Temples, Tarxien, Malta
Hours: Open daily from 9am to 5pm
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Three Cities & Tarxien Temples. It is said of Malta that it has more history per square kilometres than any place in the world. Well the Three Cities of Vittoriosa, Senglea and Cospicua can claim the same per square metre. Nearby is the UNESCO World Heritage Listed site of the Tarxien Temples, which is one of the many megalithic temples of Malta. Older than the Pyramids in Egypt, the Tarxien Temples date back to 3100 BC and consist of three separate but connected temples which are the most intricately decorated of any of the megalithic temples of Malta. Where we'll go: - Tarxien Temples - Drive through the city of Cospicua - Vittoriosa walk around - Senglea promenade 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) - Tarxien Temples entry ticket
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Face masks required for guides in public areas
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
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Tarxien Temples (It-Tempji ta' Hal Tarxien) hours of operation: Open daily from 9am to 5pm. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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