Valetta, Malta

At a glance

  • Snorkel in Gozo
  • Walk around Malta's ancient capital of Mdina
  • Enjoy long summer months

Malta & Gozo holidays

Find history and beauty on the islands of Malta

Megaliths, medieval dungeons and Calypso's Cave - Malta is positively mythic. The narrow cobblestone streets of its towns are crowded with Renaissance cathedrals and baroque palaces. The neighbouring island of Gozo has a distinct character all of its own. The colourful countryside is prettier, the pace is slower and there are fewer tourists.

  • One of the joys of these two islands is that, no matter where you are, you’re never far from one of the many beaches or secluded little coves
  • For Norman and Baroque architecture, as well as a laidback ambience head to Malta’s ancient capital Mdina
  • The capital Valletta is busier and there are plenty of shops, restaurants and historic sites to enjoy
  • You can reach Gozo by a short ferry ride and it is well worth the trip to experience the change of tempo on Malta’s sister island
  • A trip to the sea caverns of the Blue Grotto – one of the most beautiful spots in Malta – is a must highlight of any trip to these Mediterranean Islands.

Good to know

Time difference:

GMT + 1 hour





Flying time to destination:

3¼ hours

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When to visit

Jan 15°c
Feb 15°c
Mar 16°c
Apr 18°c
May 23°c
Jun 27°c
Jul 30°c
Aug 31°c
Sep 27°c
Oct 23°c
Nov 19°c
Dec 16°c
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