5 days in Island of Gozo, Valletta & Mdina Itinerary

5 days in Island of Gozo, Valletta & Mdina Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Xaghra
— 2 nights
2
Valletta
— 1 night
3
Mdina
— 1 night

2
nights
Xaghra

Xaghra ©
Popular historic sites such as Ta' Pinu National Shrine and St. George's Basilica are in your itinerary. Kids will enjoy Xlendi Beach, Cliff and Caves and Ramla Bay.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Xaghra trip planner.

Mellieha to Xaghra is an approximately 1-hour ferry ride. March in Xaghra sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 22nd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Valletta.

Things to do in Xaghra

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Victoria, Xlendi Beach, Cliff and Caves, Ta' Pinu National Shrine, Ggantija Megalithic Temples, Gozo Ferry Port
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Ggantija Megalithic Temples ©
Ggantija Megalithic Temples
Ta' Pinu National Shrine ©
Ta' Pinu National Shrine
St. George's Basilica ©
St. George's Basilica

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Valletta

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): go for a stroll along the water at Marsaxlokk Bay and then contemplate the long history of Parrocca San Pawl Nawfragu.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Valletta trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by ferry from Xaghra to Valletta takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Mdina.

Things to do in Valletta

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Marsaxlokk Bay, Spinola Bay
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Spinola Bay ©
Spinola Bay
St. John's Co-Cathedral ©
St. John's Co-Cathedral
Saluting Battery ©
Saluting Battery

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Mdina

Mdina ©
The city of Mdina has long been called the "Silent City of Malta" due to the fortified walls that confine this medieval town.
On the 23rd (Mon), admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Santa Sofia and then examine the collection at Palazzo Falson Historic House Museum.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Mdina journey builder app.

Mdina is just a stone's throw from Valletta. In March, daytime highs in Mdina are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Mdina

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Mellieha Beach
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Mdina Old City ©
Mdina Old City
Mellieha Beach ©
Mellieha Beach
Palazzo Santa Sofia ©
Palazzo Santa Sofia

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