Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja), Zurrieq

Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja) represents one of Malta's best-known and most beautiful sights. Every morning sun rays shine into this system of sea caves and create a breathtaking display of lights in a range of blues. The water inside the grotto is transparent, which makes the rich marine life clearly visible. This is a choice place for diving and snorkeling. On the outside, the caves feature some of Malta's most magnificent arched rock formations. The site is only accessible by boat, but several tours will take you here. Before you head to Zurrieq, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Zurrieq trip planning site, to make sure you see all that Zurrieq has to offer, including Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja).
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  • I would highly recommend this place to anyone in Malta. The view is beautiful, however there is a large gate so it is a bit difficult to take photos (I had to put my phone over the gate to take...  more »
  • I really liked the beautiful view. It was a stormy day so the boats would not sail. There is a viewing place, where you can see the place from above.  more »

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