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Gozo Tour (Full Day with Pick-up)

Gozo Tour (Full Day with Pick-up)

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What makes Gozo Malta so special? Well it’s the Gozo beaches, the charming villages, the narrow streets and the slow pace of life, the gorgeous scenery and of course the warm and hospitable people. Gozo typifies Mediterranean, with a slow pace of life that is intoxicating for wanting a break from city life. Baroque churches tower over picturesque villages atop hills which in turn look to vistas of the azure sea. Where we'll go: - Mgarr Harbour - Fortified Cittadella - Victoria Capital City - Rabat Suburbs - Dwejra Heritage Park - Inland Sea - Sandy Beach Ramla Bay, time for swimming & sunbathing (April-October) / Xlendi bay (November – March) Price Includes: - Professional English Tour Guide - 5hrs onsite guided tour - Return Ferry tickets to Gozo - Full day coach in Gozo - 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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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$52.19
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$52.19
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Hagar Qim temple (UNESCO) and Limestone Heritage guided tour

Hagar Qim temple (UNESCO) and Limestone Heritage guided tour

The guided tour starts with a visit to one of Malta’s oldest quarries which has been transformed into an attraction for tourists and locals alike and which provides a vivid account of one of Malta’s leading skills – the use of limestone for building purposes, a skill that goes back thousands of years. The magic of Malta’s antiquity will be explained at Hagar Qim, Malta’s main pre-historic site and a UNESCO World Heritage Site (one of the seven Megalithic Temples of Malta), overlooking the wide expanse of the blue Mediterranean and the islet of Filfla. From Hagar Qim you will proceed to Wied iz-Zurrieq where (weather permitting – boat price not included) you can take a boat trip to the Blue Grotto, renowned for its crystal clear waters.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.29
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$35.29
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Private Tour of Valletta, Malta's Capital City

Private Tour of Valletta, Malta's Capital City

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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, Malta's capital city. 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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  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$153.89
Price varies by group size
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$153.89
Price varies by group size

Fort Rinella animated tour, home to the world's largest cannon gun

Fort Rinella animated tour, home to the world's largest cannon gun

Relive history at Fort Rinella, home to the Armstrong 100-ton gun – the world’s largest cannon. Combining lively historical re-enactments with expert commentary, this tour offers you an insight into the life of a late 19th century Victorian garrison in this coastal fort. You can witness the operation of the huge cannon, how the fort was defended and how communications were maintained with nearby forts. You are also given the opportunity to actually fire a cannon under the supervision of the fort's trained staff. English commentary is available on demand. This excurison is not guided.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$27.98
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$27.98

Malta under the stars guided tour of Valletta Waterfront, Rabat & Mdina

Malta under the stars guided tour of Valletta Waterfront, Rabat & Mdina

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Drive around the fortifications of Valletta, which are beautifully lit at night, and stop at the Valletta Waterfront in Grand Harbour. Built during the time of Grand Master Pinto, this area comes alive at night, attracting Maltese and tourists alike to its many bars and restaurants. Some free time will be given. Discover Rabat in the centre of the island and walk along its narrow winding streets before reaching Mdina, Malta’s Silent old Capital City – at night a mysterious city which looks so different from what it looks like during the day. A city of palaces and churches, once only inhabited by noblemen, its history goes back to the times of the Phoenicians, the Romans, the Normans, and the Knights of St John. From the ramparts of Mdina you will be able to see practically half the island sparkling in front of you.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.92
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$35.92
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Vittoriosa Small-Group Walking Tour

Vittoriosa Small-Group Walking Tour

The historic town of Vittoriosa is best explored on a walking tour, but guided tours can be crowded and impersonal. This 3-hour small-group tour of Vittoriosa is limited to just 15 participants, ensuring plenty of time to take in all the highlights, including the Inquisitor’s Palace, Fort St. Angelo, and St. Lawrence Church.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.06
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$24.06

Carpe Diem Gozo - A Private day trip round Gozo

Carpe Diem Gozo - A Private day trip round Gozo

Seize the day and visit Gozo, the pearl of the Maltese Islands. 6,000 years of history has still left much of the island untouched! Experience the harmony of scenery, history and culture which makes up this enigmatic place. Most visitors are touched by the tranquil beauty and friendly hospitality which abound here. Be careful, you may not want to go home!
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$359.57
per group
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$359.57
per group

An Exclusive Private day trip around Gozo

An Exclusive Private day trip around Gozo

Seize the day and visit Gozo, the pearl of the Maltese Islands. 6,000 years of history has still left much of the island untouched! Experience the harmony of scenery, history and culture which makes up this enigmatic place. Most visitors are touched by the tranquil beauty and friendly hospitality which abound here. Be careful, you may not want to go home!
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$205.47
Price varies by group size
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$205.47
Price varies by group size

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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$177.94
Price varies by group size
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$177.94
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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$266.90
Price varies by group size
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$266.90
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3 Cities & Temple Tour (Half Day with Pick-up)

3 Cities & Temple Tour (Half Day with Pick-up)

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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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$29.66
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$29.66
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5 days Malta highlights guided tour

5 days Malta highlights guided tour

This tour will enable you to discover the highlights of Malta. The Maltese islands include the main islands of Malta, Gozo and Comino. The islands lie at the cross-roads of the Mediterranean and are filled with history and colour. Malta’s capital city Valletta is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, as are Malta’s famous Megalithic Temples and the Ħal Saflieni Hypogeum. Valletta is described by UNESCO as “one of the most concentrated historic areas in the world.” Valletta has also been listed in CNN’s 20 most beautiful World Heritage Sites.
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  • 5 days
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$355.87
Price varies by group size
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$355.87
Price varies by group size

8 days best of Malta guided tour

8 days best of Malta guided tour

This tour will enable you to discover the best of Malta. The Maltese islands include the main islands of Malta, Gozo and Comino. The islands lie at the cross-roads of the Mediterranean and are filled with history and colour. Malta’s capital city Valletta is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, as are Malta’s famous Megalithic Temples and the Ħal Saflieni Hypogeum. Valletta is described by UNESCO as “one of the most concentrated historic areas in the world.” Valletta has also been listed in CNN’s 20 most beautiful World Heritage Sites.
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  • 8 days
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$901.54
Price varies by group size
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$901.54
Price varies by group size

Gozo island guided day tour from Malta

Gozo island guided day tour from Malta

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After a short twenty-minute ferry crossing you will reach Mgarr harbour, which immediately sets the pace to Gozo’s unique atmosphere. Your guide will lead you around the Megalithic temples of Ggantija, the oldest free-standing monuments in the world, pre-dating the Pyramids of Egypt, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site (two of the seven Megalithic Temples of Malta). This will be followed by visits to the medieval citadel in Victoria, the fjord-like bay at Xlendi and Dwejra. Gozo is well known for its crafts, particularly handmade lace and knitted garments. Visitors cannot fail to be impressed by the island’s lush countryside, its serene atmosphere and how different it is from the larger island of Malta.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.39
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$79.39
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Mdina, Rabat, Dingli cliffs, San Anton gardens, Ta' Qali & Mosta guided tour

Mdina, Rabat, Dingli cliffs, San Anton gardens, Ta' Qali & Mosta guided tour

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Today’s guided excursion takes us to the central part of Malta, dominated by the medieval fortified city of Mdina, Malta’s former capital city. The narrow, winding streets, dating back to medieval times, lead to the imposing bastions, commanding a magnificent panorama of the island. On the way there, you will discover different styles of architecture, including Siculo-Norman palaces and other baroque buildings of great historical importance. Time stands still in this ‘Silent City’ which is a film-maker’s paradise. Leaving Mdina through Greeks’ Gate, we stop at the early Christian catacombs in Rabat before proceeding to the cliffs at Dingli. After lunch we will visit the San Anton botanical gardens situated near the Presidential Palace, which you will be able to admire from outside. We shall also spend time at the crafts centre at Ta’ Qali. At the end of the tour, allow us to astound you with Mosta’s majestic dome, one of Europe’s largest.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$66.93
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$66.93
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Gozo island experience guided day tour from Malta

Gozo island experience guided day tour from Malta

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Tour to Malta’s sister island of Gozo. After a twenty-minute ferry crossing, on setting foot in Gozo you will notice that although both islands are similar in history and development Gozo has a character entirely of its own. Gozo, which is a three hilled island, is greener and more picturesque than Malta. During this excursion, we visit Dwejra, the citadel in Victoria, the bay of Xlendi, and we also stop at a spectacular cultural experience depicting Gozo’s long and colourful history. Free time for shopping will also be given – Gozo is renowned for its woollen goods and handmade lace.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$78.16
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$78.16

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, Dingli cliffs and San Anton Gardens guided tour

Mdina, Dingli cliffs and San Anton Gardens guided tour

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This half day guided tour will start with a tour of Malta’s medieval city of Mdina, Malta’s former capital. The narrow, winding streets, dating back to the Arab period, lead to the imposing bastions, commanding a panoramic view of the islands. On the way there, you will discover different styles of architecture, including the medieval Siculo-Norman palaces, and other baroque buildings of great historical importance. Time stands still in this ‘Silent City’ which is a film-maker’s paradise. Leaving Mdina through Greek’s Gate, we proceed to the cliffs at Dingli. The tour ends with a visit to the San Anton botanical gardens situated near the Presidential Palace, which you will be able to admire from outside.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.29
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$35.29
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Grand Harbour & Marsamxett harbour cruise guided tour including transport

Grand Harbour & Marsamxett harbour cruise guided tour including transport

On this boat trip you will discover the beauty of Valletta’s two natural harbours – Marsamxett and the Grand Harbour – which have played a vital role in Malta’s history. Seen from the sea, Valletta appears in all its grandeur, providing photographers with the best opportunity for original pictures. After the cruise you will have time to stroll along Sliema’s main shopping area, where you can also relax in one of the many cafés. Return transfer from Sliema at 18:00hrs.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$43.02
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$43.02
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The Other Malta guided tour: Palazzo Parisio & wine cellars at a leading winery

The Other Malta guided tour: Palazzo Parisio & wine cellars at a leading winery

This is a very special guided tour, combining Malta’s foremost aristocratic palace with 400-year-old wine cellars where Malta’s premium wines are allowed to mature. Palazzo Parisio has been justly described as ‘a miniature Versailles’. Its intricate interiors contain fine frescoes, magnificent marble works, mirrored walls, tromp l’oeil, rare paintings and extravagant gilding. The beautiful landscaped gardens, acclaimed as being among the finest in Europe, reflect the splendour of this gracious home. After the opulence of the palazzo, one of Malta’s leading wineries welcomes you to its cellars where you will be given a detailed explanation of local wine making and invited to sample a selection of wines and local savouries.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$48.67
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$48.67

Hagar Qim temple (UNESCO), Limestone Heritage & Marsaxlokk Market guided tour

Hagar Qim temple (UNESCO), Limestone Heritage & Marsaxlokk Market guided tour

The guided tour starts with a visit to one of Malta’s oldest quarries which has been transformed into an attraction for tourists and locals alike and which provides a vivid account of one of Malta’s leading skills – the use of limestone for building purposes, a skill that goes back thousands of years. The magic of Malta’s antiquity will be explained at Hagar Qim, Malta’s main pre-historic UNESCO site, overlooking the wide expanse of the blue Mediterranean and the islet of Filfa. From Hagar Qim you will proceed to Wied iz-Zurrieq where (weather permitting – boat price not included) you can take a boat trip to the Blue Grotto, renowned for its crystal clear waters. After lunch, we drive through local vineyards right up to the idyllic fishing village of Marsaxlokk. You will have time to stroll through the local market set out on its waterfront. Later we proceed to the cave at Ghar Dalam where archaeologists have unearthed ample proof that Malta once formed part of the European landmass.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$73.77
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$73.77

Marsaxlokk Market and Blue Grotto guided tour

Marsaxlokk Market and Blue Grotto guided tour

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The idyllic fishing village of Marsaxlokk with its colourful luzzus and unique character make the unrivalled setting for the local market. This is the perfect place to spend a Sunday morning, where you can rub your shoulders with the locals as you browse through the various stalls. We continue our tour with a visit to the Blue Grotto (weather permitting – boat price not included) and the nearby caves. Admire the whole expanse of the blue Mediterranean and the islet of Filfla. Later our guide will help you explore one of Malta’s unspoilt villages. From the main square, the hub of the village with its parish church and band club, you will be led through a maze of winding narrow streets that all have a story to be told.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$38.77
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$38.77
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Full-Day Gozo Island Tour from Valletta

Full-Day Gozo Island Tour from Valletta

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Discover the beautiful beaches and historic wonders of Gozo Island on this full-day tour from Valletta. Explore the UNESCO-listed megalithic temples of Ggantija, see Fungus Rock and the Inland Sea in Dwejra, visit the island capital of Victoria, and enjoy a delicious Gozitan lunch.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.17
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$71.17
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Valletta City of the Knights 3.5-Hour Walking Tour

Valletta City of the Knights 3.5-Hour Walking Tour

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Discover the Maltese capital of Valletta, the ‘City of the Knights’, on a 3.5-hour walking tour of the UNESCO World Heritage city. Visit the the magnificent St John’s Co-Cathedral, see the Grand Master's Palace, and admire views of the Grand Harbor from the Upper Barrakka Gardens.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$49.82
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$49.82
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