8 days in Malta Itinerary

8 days in Malta Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Valletta, Island of Malta
— 5 nights
2
Marsalforn, Island of Gozo
— 1 night
3
Comino
— 1 night

5
nights
Valletta, Island of Malta

Valletta ©
Malta's capital city, Valletta preserves most of its medieval architecture, built in the 16th and 17th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller, once a powerful military order.
Get out of town with these interesting Valletta side-trips: Malta National Aquarium (in Qawra), Hornblower Cruises (in Bugibba) and Mellieha (Mellieha Beach, Popeye Village Malta, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. John's Co-Cathedral, explore the striking landscape at Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja), admire the natural beauty at Upper Barrakka Gardens, and brush up on your military savvy at Fort St Elmo - National War Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Valletta trip maker.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Valletta. In September, daily temperatures in Valletta can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Marsalforn.

Things to do in Valletta

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Mellieha, Paola, Rabat, Marsaxlokk Bay, Palazzo Parisio & Gardens
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St. John's Co-Cathedral ©
St. John's Co-Cathedral
Hornblower Cruises ©
Hornblower Cruises
Upper Barrakka Gardens ©
Upper Barrakka Gardens

1
night
Marsalforn, Island of Gozo

The busiest vacation resort on the island of Gozo, the small town of Marsalforn offers a pleasant seafront promenade backed by a string of low-rise hotels and apartment complexes.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Old Prison in Victoria, island of Gozo, make a trip to Citadel, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ta' Pinu National Shrine, then steep yourself in history at Ggantija Megalithic Temples, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Marsalforn road trip tool.

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Valletta to Marsalforn in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Comino.

Things to do in Marsalforn

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Victoria, Ggantija Megalithic Temples, Ta' Pinu National Shrine
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Ggantija Megalithic Temples ©
Ggantija Megalithic Temples
Citadel ©
Citadel

1
night
Comino

Comino ©
While it is not the largest island of the Maltese archipelago, Comino serves as an oasis of serenity for many reasons other than its picturesque Mediterranean location.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): explore the activities along Santa Marija Bay and then contemplate the waterfront views at Blue Lagoon.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Comino trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Marsalforn to Comino takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Comino can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Comino

Nature · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Blue Lagoon ©
Blue Lagoon
Santa Marija Bay ©
Santa Marija Bay

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