39 days in Island of Malta & Island of Gozo Itinerary

39 days in Island of Malta & Island of Gozo Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tarxien
— 8 nights
2
Marsaxlokk
— 8 nights
3
Marsalforn
— 7 nights
4
Ggantija
— 6 nights
5
Mellieha
— 9 nights

8
nights
Tarxien

Tarxien ©
Tarxien is a town in the South Eastern Region of Malta. Get outdoors at Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja) and Spinola Bay. Get some cultural insight at St. John's Co-Cathedral and Tarxien Temples. There's lots more to do: expand your understanding of the military at Fort St Elmo - National War Museum, take in the history at Saluting Battery, explore the ancient world of Hal Saflieni Hypogeum, and examine the collection at National Museum of Archaeology.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Tarxien trip planner.

Jerusalem, Israel to Tarxien is an approximately 7-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Jerusalem to Tarxien, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Jerusalem in May, plan for a bit cooler days in Tarxien, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Marsaxlokk.

Things to do in Tarxien

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Valletta, Saint Julian's, Mnajdra, Fort Rinella, San Anton Gardens
Find places to stay May 22 — 30:
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Fort St Elmo - National War Museum ©
Fort St Elmo - National War Museum
St. John's Co-Cathedral ©
St. John's Co-Cathedral
Mnajdra ©
Mnajdra

8
nights
Marsaxlokk

Marsaxlokk ©
Marsaxlokk is a traditional fishing village in the South Eastern Region of Malta, with a population of 3,534 as of March 2014. Step out of the city life by going to St. Peter’s Pool and Malta Falconry Centre. Malta Maritime Museum and Inquisitor's Palace are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Ta' Qali (The Olivewood & BOV Adventure Park) and Dingli Cliffs (in Dingli). Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront activity at Marsaxlokk Bay, stroll around The Limestone Heritage Park & Gardens, explore the ancient world of Mnajdra Temples, and examine the collection at Ghar Dalam Cave and Museum.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Marsaxlokk road trip planning site.

Marsaxlokk is very close to Tarxien. In May, daytime highs in Marsaxlokk are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Marsalforn.

Things to do in Marsaxlokk

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Birgu (Vittoriosa), Birzebbuga, Siggiewi, Marsascala, Hal Far
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Dingli Cliffs ©
Dingli Cliffs
Fort St Angelo ©
Fort St Angelo
Inquisitor's Palace ©
Inquisitor's Palace

7
nights
Marsalforn

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Old Prison in Victoria, island of Gozo and Ta' Kola Windmill. Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Xlendi Beach, Cliff and Caves. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Outdoor Explorers Gozo, Comino, Malta, head outdoors with Xwejni Bay, explore the activities along Ramla Bay, and step into the grandiose world of Citadel.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Marsalforn trip itinerary builder app.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Marsaxlokk to Marsalforn in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In June, daytime highs in Marsalforn are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ggantija.

Things to do in Marsalforn

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Victoria, Xaghra, San Lawrenz, Xlendi, Xewkija
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 14:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Citadel ©
Citadel
Ta' Pinu National Shrine ©
Ta' Pinu National Shrine

6
nights
Ggantija

Ggantija ©
Ggantija is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Ggantija Megalithic Temples and take in the dramatic natural features at Cliffs of San Lawrenz and Dwejra.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Ggantija route builder.

Ggantija is very close to Marsalforn. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. You'll set off for Mellieha on the 20th (Sat).

Things to do in Ggantija

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cliffs of San Lawrenz and Dwejra
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 20:
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Ggantija Megalithic Temples ©
Ggantija Megalithic Temples

9
nights
Mellieha

Mellieha ©
A growing town in the northwestern section of Malta, the lively tourist destination of Mellieha sits perched between two picturesque bays.
Get outdoors at Mellieha Beach and Paradise Bay. Your inner history buff will appreciate Mdina Old City and Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Paul. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Mellieha Air Raid Shelter, pause for some serene contemplation at Mellieha Parish Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Ghajn Tuffieha Bay, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Mellieha trip itinerary builder website.

You can ride a ferry from Ggantija to Mellieha in an hour. June in Mellieha sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mellieha

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Mdina, Rabat, St. Paul's Bay, Qawra, Golden Bay
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 29:
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Mdina Old City ©
Mdina Old City
St Paul's Catacombs ©
St Paul's Catacombs
Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Paul ©
Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Paul

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