Majestic Valletta - Half day
Our guided tour will take you to the lively streets of our capital city of Valletta for the beautiful Majestic Valletta tour. Our first stop will be the Barracca Gardens which are built atop the defensive bastions that surround this majestic city. These gardens, built by the Knights of St.John, command breathtaking views of the Grand Harbour and the fortified Three Cities. The Majestic Valletta Tour continues with a visit to St John`s Co-Cathedral that brimms in riches with its contrasting decorated interior and also holds an impressive display of Baroque art, including the acclaimed Caravaggio painting that is on display in the Oratory of this opulent Cathedral. We also visit the Church Museum which has on display beautiful Flemish tapestries. We then proceed with an interesting walk where we can appreciate the capital`s buildings of historical importance including the Grand Master`s Palace. Our final stop will be at the famed Malta Experience, a multivision show that gives a pictorial depiction of Malta`s history through the ages since the earliest settlements dating back to pre-historic times.
Excursion dates: from 1st January to 31st December 2015 the excursion will take place every Monday.
Price adult: 36 euros
Medieval Mdina - Half day (morning)
Are you ready for the Medieval Mdina Tour? Walk the streets of this medieval town today known as the 'silent city' whilst your guide unravels its rich history. Be shown its secretive narrow winding streets to discover its dwarfed doorways, till you reach the city's bastions from where a stunning almost 360 degrees panoramic view of the island can be seen. The Medieval Mdina Tour continues with a visit to the Dingli cliffs, known as the highest cliffs on the island. From here you can look out to the island of Filfla. Our final stop will be to the botanic gardens of San Anton, these originally being walled gardens for a palace which once served as a leisure residence for the Grand Master. A truly relaxing half day excursion in and around the old capital of Malta.
Excursion dates: from 1st January to 31st December 2016 the excursion will take place every Tuesday.
Price adult: 24 euros
The Three Cities tour - Half day (morning)
Step back with us through the mists of time as we take you to the fortress of Cottonera which is widely known as the three cities, these being Vittoriosa, Cospicua and Senglea, built and fortified by the Knights of Malta. Our the three cities tour starts with an informative drive through Cospicua followed by a visit to Vittoriosa where we navigate the narrow streets and mysterious alleyways shaded by many historic palaces and churches. Then we proceed to the old quay where we take a harbour cruise on a fregatina, which is a traditional Maltese boat, for a tour of the famous harbour creeks, a truly unique way to view the impressive bastions and fortifications that dominate the port. Finally we drive to Senglea where we share the breathtaking view from the beautiful vedette conveniently situated in the centre of the Grand Harbour.
Excursion dates: from 1st January to 31st December 2016 the excursion will take place every Wednesday,
Price adult. 28 euros
Temples and local lifestyle - Half day
Join us on this temples and local lifestyle half day excursion to learn what a typical day would be like for the Maltese people in the south of the island and explore a few of the remaining unspoilt villages that through their winding roads and alleys lead us to a typical Maltese piazza where progress did not leave its mark. Our first stop of temples and local lifestyle half day excursion brings together old and new with a visit to a modernised quarry, the Limestone Heritage that explains farmhouse building, stone decoration and quarrying which is one of the foremost trades in Malta. Next we are off to the village of Qrendi where we visit the elaborated temples of Hagar Qim which are Malta's most prominent historical sight and from where we can enjoy breathtaking views of the mesmerising sea and the islet of Filfla. We proceed to Wied iz Zurrieq and down to the famous Blue Grotto and if weather permits, we are given the opportunity to take a boat ride (boat fee not included) around the various caves surrounding the area. A complete and interesting morning, one of the most popular excursions in Malta.
Excursion dates: from 1st January to 31st December 2016 the excursion will take place every Friday (during Easter time the tour will be available Saturday 26/03/2016 instead of friday)
Price adult: 24 euros
Blue Grotto and Marsaxlokk - Extended half day (morning)
There is no better way to spend a Sunday morning with us on this fantastic excursion that starts off by taking us to one of Malta's jewels, the Blue Grotto, with its dazzling blue sea that will definately leave a striking impression. If weather permits, we are given the opportunity to take a boat ride (boat fee not included) around the caves and grottoes where we can see the luminescent corals and glowing water at first hand. This wonderful tour comes to an end after we visit the serene bay of Marsaxlokk, the main fishing village in Malta. One cannot miss all the luzzus, which are the typicalMaltese fishing boats, lined accross the bay in their traditional colours that compliment the ever popular open air market that is held daily along the promenade. We will have time to browse through the numerous stalls and hunt for the many bargains that make this excursion one of the most pleasant mornings whilst in Malta.
Excursion dates: from 1st January to 31st December 2016 the excursion will take place every Sunday.
Price adult. 27 euros