5 days in Malta Itinerary

5 days in Malta Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Victoria, Island of Gozo
— 1 day
2
Mdina, Island of Malta
— 1 night
3
Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta
— 1 night
4
Valletta, Island of Malta
— 2 nights

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Victoria, Island of Gozo

Victoria ©
The city of Victoria on the island of Gozo boasts an outstanding collection of Baroque architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Ggantija Megalithic Temples, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Ta' Pinu National Shrine, and then step into the grandiose world of Citadel.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Victoria online itinerary maker.

Athens, Greece to Victoria is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Athens to Victoria is minus 1 hour. In February in Victoria, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mdina.

Things to do in Victoria

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ggantija Megalithic Temples, Ta' Pinu National Shrine
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Ggantija Megalithic Temples ©
Ggantija Megalithic Temples
Ta' Pinu National Shrine ©
Ta' Pinu National Shrine
Citadel ©
Citadel

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Mdina, Island of Malta

Mdina ©
The city of Mdina has long been called the "Silent City of Malta" due to the fortified walls that confine this medieval town.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mosta Parish, explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Paul, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mdina Old City, thensee the interesting displays at Palazzo Falson Historic House Museum, and finally admire the striking features of Palazzo Santa Sofia.

To see other places to visit and more tourist information, refer to the Mdina trip maker website.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Victoria to Mdina in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to Marsaxlokk.

Things to do in Mdina

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Mosta Parish, Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja)
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Mdina Old City ©
Mdina Old City
Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja) ©
Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja)
Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Paul ©
Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Paul

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Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta

Marsaxlokk ©
Marsaxlokk is a traditional fishing village in the South Eastern Region of Malta, with a population of 3,534 as of March 2014. On the 13th (Thu), stroll through Il-kalanka Beach, thendelve into the distant past at Mnajdra, thenlearn about all things military at Fort Rinella, and finally go for a stroll along the water at Marsaxlokk Bay.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Marsaxlokk road trip planner.

Marsaxlokk is very close to Mdina. In February in Marsaxlokk, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Valletta.

Things to do in Marsaxlokk

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Mnajdra, Fort Rinella
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Marsaxlokk Bay ©
Marsaxlokk Bay
Mnajdra ©
Mnajdra
Fort Rinella ©
Fort Rinella

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Valletta, Island of Malta

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Casa Rocca Piccola, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. John's Co-Cathedral, thentake a leisurely stroll along Valletta Waterfront, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Upper Barrakka Gardens. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Ghadira Natural Reserve, steep yourself in history at Mellieha Air Raid Shelter, meet the residents at Malta National Aquarium, thenget engrossed in the history at Saluting Battery, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Fort St Elmo - National War Museum.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Valletta trip planner.

Valletta is just a short distance from Marsaxlokk. February in Valletta sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Valletta

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Mellieha, Malta National Aquarium
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Upper Barrakka Gardens ©
Upper Barrakka Gardens
St. John's Co-Cathedral ©
St. John's Co-Cathedral
Valletta Waterfront ©
Valletta Waterfront

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