54 days in Malta Itinerary

54 days in Malta Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mdina, Island of Malta
— 17 nights
2
Mellieha, Island of Malta
— 2 nights
3
Comino
— 13 nights
4
Marsalforn, Island of Gozo
— 14 nights
5
Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta
— 2 nights
6
Valletta, Island of Malta
— 4 nights

17
nights
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.
Head to Galleria Cremona and Mdina Glassfor plenty of shopping. Your inner history buff will appreciate Mdina Old City and Mnajdra. When in Mdina, make a side trip to see Cathedral in Rabat, approximately Rabat away. There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mosta Parish, contemplate the long history of St Paul's Catacombs, and stroll through St. Agatha's Crypt, Catacombs & Museum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Mdina travel route planner.

Toronto, Canada to Mdina is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Mdina is 6 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Toronto in August, with highs in Mdina at 37°C and lows at 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Mellieha.

Things to do in Mdina

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Rabat, Ta' Qali, Siggiewi, Attard, Qrendi
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Mnajdra ©
Mnajdra
Mdina Old City ©
Mdina Old City
Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja) ©
Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja)

2
nights
Mellieha, Island of Malta

A growing town in the northwestern section of Malta, the lively tourist destination of Mellieha sits perched between two picturesque bays.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Mellieha Air Raid Shelter, then enjoy the sand and surf at Mellieha Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ta' Hagrat Temples, and finally take an in-depth tour of Malta Classic Car Collection Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mellieha Parish Church, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Golden Bay.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Mellieha trip itinerary maker site.

Mellieha is just a short distance from Mdina. In September, daily temperatures in Mellieha can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to ride a ferry to Comino.

Things to do in Mellieha

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Scuba & Snorkeling, Ta' Hagrat Temples, Golden Bay, Malta Classic Car Collection Museum
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Mellieha Beach ©
Mellieha Beach
Mellieha Parish Church ©
Mellieha Parish Church

13
nights
Comino

Comino ©
While it is not the largest island of the Maltese archipelago, Comino serves as an oasis of serenity for many reasons other than its picturesque Mediterranean location.
Get in touch with nature at Blue Lagoon and Santa Marija Bay. It doesn't end there: enjoy breathtaking views from St. Mary's Tower.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Comino road trip planning app.

Ride a ferry from Mellieha to Comino in an hour. In September, daytime highs in Comino are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. On the 18th (Wed), you'll travel to Marsalforn.

Things to do in Comino

Parks · Nature · Beaches
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Blue Lagoon ©
Blue Lagoon
Santa Marija Bay ©
Santa Marija Bay
St. Mary's Tower ©
St. Mary's Tower

14
nights
Marsalforn, Island of Gozo

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.
Popular historic sites such as Citadel and Ggantija Megalithic Temples are in your itinerary. Ta' Pinu National Shrine and The Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ramla Bay, learn about winemaking at Tal-Massar Winery, and contemplate the long history of St. George's Basilica.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Marsalforn travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Comino to Marsalforn by combination of ferry and car takes about 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Marsalforn are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Birgu (Vittoriosa).

Things to do in Marsalforn

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Victoria, Xaghra, Island of Gozo, Gharb, San Lawrenz
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Ggantija Megalithic Temples ©
Ggantija Megalithic Temples
Citadel ©
Citadel

2
nights
Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta

Birgu (Vittoriosa) ©
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): contemplate the long history of Inquisitor's Palace, learn about all things military at Fort Rinella, then see the interesting displays at Ghar Dalam Cave and Museum, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at St. Peter’s Pool. Here are some ideas for day two: brush up on your military savvy at Malta Maritime Museum, delve into the distant past at Tarxien Temples, explore the ancient world of Hal Saflieni Hypogeum, then brush up on your military savvy at Malta at War Museum, then contemplate the long history of Fort St Angelo, and finally go for a stroll along the water at Marsaxlokk Bay.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Birgu (Vittoriosa) trip planning app.

Getting from Marsalforn to Birgu (Vittoriosa) by combination of car and ferry takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to drive to Valletta.

Things to do in Birgu (Vittoriosa)

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Marsaxlokk, Fort Rinella, Ghar Dalam Cave and Museum, Tarxien Temples, Hal Saflieni Hypogeum
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Fort Rinella ©
Fort Rinella
Hal Saflieni Hypogeum ©
Hal Saflieni Hypogeum
Malta at War Museum ©
Malta at War Museum

4
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Spinola Bay and Scuba & Snorkeling. Appreciate the collections at Lascaris War Rooms and Fort St Elmo - National War Museum. The adventure continues: witness the site of a historic battle at Saluting Battery, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. John's Co-Cathedral, examine the collection at National Museum of Archaeology, and view the masterpieces at Malta Postal Museum.

To see where to stay and more tourist information, read Valletta driving holiday planning website.

Valletta is very close to Birgu (Vittoriosa). Expect a daytime high around 30°C in October, and nighttime lows around 22°C. On the 8th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Valletta

Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Saint Julian's, Artitude Gallery
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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
Lascaris War Rooms ©
Lascaris War Rooms

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