Here’s some suggestions on what to do, try and experience when on holiday in Malta.
Here we have published a list of 61 things to do, try and experience when on holiday in Malta. Being such a small place has its advantages because it takes a short time to go from one place to another. Different people are looking for different things to do when on holiday, and there are a lot of things to do in Malta. Our list has a variety of different things suitable for different people, however, the list is what we consider to be the best entertaining and cultural attractions and things to do, try and experience Malta has to offer.
Exploring Valletta The Capital City
1 Visit the Mediterranean Conference Center.
2 Watch The Malta Experience a great audio visual show in Valletta about Malta.
3 Visit The War Meusum in Valletta
6 Visit Teatru Manoel (Manoel Theatre) in Valletta.
5 Have lunch at Piazza Regina
6 Visit St John’s Cathedral in Valletta.
7 Visit the Upper Barrakka Gardens in Valletta for a fantastic view of the three citties.
8 Visit Lascaris War Rooms, Valletta.
9 Relax at the Valletta Waterfront.
Mdina The Silent City
11 Take a photo at the main entrance of Mdina.
12 Visit the Mdina Experience a great audio visual show about Mdina.
13 Enter the Mdina Dungeons.
14 Visit the National Museum in Mdina.
15 Visit the Cathedral in Mdina.
16 Have Lunch at Xaghra Palace’s trattoria.
17 Visit the Knights of Malta in Mdina.
18 Experience the view from the Mdina Bastions.
19 Taste Fontanella‘s chocolate cake with a pot of tea in Mdina.
20 Visit the Mosta Church, famous for having one of the largest domes in the world.
21 Visit the Blue Grotto in Zurrieq.
22 Visit Ghar Dalam, a prehistoric cave.
23 Visit the three cities.
24 Visit Marsaxlokk, the fishing village.
25 Visit the yacht Marina in Ta’Xbiex
26 Visit Tarxien temples.
27 Visit the Ggantija Temples in Gozo.
28 Visit the Hagar Qim Temples.
29 The Hypogeum Temple.
30 Visit the Roman Villa in Rabat.
31 Visit the ‘Blue Lagoon’ in Comino.
32 Visit Bugibba.
33 Experience the nightlife in Paceville
Unique Things to do and experience
34 Go diving in the Maltese waters.
35 Visit Gozo for a day.
36 Ride the now redundant Maltese bus.
37 Ride a traditional Maltese Luzzu in Dwejra Gozo.
38 Take a cruise around the islands.
39 Experience a village ‘festa’ and mingle with the locals
40 Experience a Maltese folk night.
41 Visit Popeye’s Village.
42 Go to the Nadur carnival in Gozo (seasonal).
43 Go around Malta on a Hop on and off the Malta Sightseeing bus.
44 Have a great night out at the Chamber Of Mysteries dinner show in Qormi.
Traditional Food to try.
45 Try Pastizzi, a traditional Maltese pastry.
46 Try the Xbejna, a traditional Gozitan cheese.
47 Try Malta’s local fish Lampuki
48 Try Twistees a local packet snack.
49 Try the Maltese sausage.
50 Try the local beer Cisk.
51 Try Kinnie, a locally produced soft-drink.
52 Try the traditional Maltese loaf bread.
53 Try Local wine.
54 Try Hobz biz-Zejt, Maltese bread with oil, and other seasonings.
55 Visit the Sunday Markets (Valletta and Marsaxlokk)
56 Go shopping at The Point in Tigne Sliema.
57 Swim at Golden Bay, sandy beach.
58 Swim at Mellieha Bay, sandy beach.
59 Swim at Pretty Bay, sandy beach.
60 Swim at Qawra Point, rocky beach.
61 Swim at Sliema Front, rocky beach.