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You are met on arrival and taken to your hotel. This afternoon enjoy time at leisure to relax or explore this capital city.
This morning take a short ferry ride to the nearby island of Gozo. The plush green countryside is spectacular, outlined with a coast of rugged cliffs and beautiful bays. Your sightseeing tour explores the city of Victoria, including the exquisite Basilica of Ta’Pinu, Malta’s national shrine, the seaside resort of Marsalforn and the prehistoric temple complex of Ggantija, a UNESCO World Heritage site Enjoy time to explore on your own before taking the afternoon ferry back to the Island of Malta.
Valletta was built by the Knights of St. John in the 16th century as an impregnable fortress. This morning enjoy a tour of this World Heritage city. Visit St. John’s Cathedral, the Order’s own church, the Magisterial Palace, former residence of the Grand Master of the Knights of St. John and current home of the Maltese Parliament. Explore the Auberge de Provence, home to the National Museum of Archaeology with worthy collections of prehistoric pottery, sculptures and ornaments recovered from the megalithic temples found on the island.
This morning visit the more than 5500-year-old Megalithic Temples of the Maltese Islands – each a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the Hypogeum, an underground Neolithic temple made during the Copper Age, full of refined graceful pottery and painted walls. See the Tarxien Temples, built in 3000 BC, and with unique refined architecture and art. The afternoon is at your leisure to enjoy the city.
Today you are taken to the airport for your flight home.