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Historic Gems of Malta

8 days from £914 per person

This island nation’s strategic location in the middle of the Mediterranean, just south of Sicily, has created a fascinating history. On this 8-day tour you’ll get to explore its tiny 16th-century capital, Valletta, built by the Knights of St John. Then travel even further back in time to around 3600 BC with a humbling visit to Hagar Qim (Worshipping Stones), a megalithic temple complex. Round off your historical immersion with a visit to the atmospheric towns of Mosta, Rabat and Mdina.

3 included excursions and visits

  • Half-day tour of Valletta including St John’s Cathedral
  • Half-day excursion to Hagar Qim and Wied iz-Zurrieq
  • Half-day sightseeing tour of Mosta, Rabat and Mdina

Including...

  • 7 nights in hotel (accommodation as specified or similar)
  • 9 meals: 7 breakfasts (days 2-8) 2 dinners (days 1 and 7)
  • VOX portable audio headset system on excursions

Plus all these benefits

  • Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service
  • Services of a Titan tour manager
  • International flights (prices are based on return flights with Air Malta from London Heathrow or Gatwick. Supplements may apply from other airports)
  • Best available coaches with experienced drivers
  • Porterage
  • All airport taxes and duties

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UK - Valletta - St Julian’s

Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service collects you from home for your flight to Malta. On arrival we transfer to your hotel in St Julian’s - the Radisson Blu (5T).

Radisson Blu, St Julian’s (5T)


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MTA Day 2 Valletta Grand Harbou

Valletta

On our included half-day tour, we introduce you to Valletta, the attractive 16th century capital of the island and home to a grand harbour. We take in St John’s Cathedral, filled with magnificent gifts from the Knights of St John.


MTA Day 2 Valletta Grand Harbou
MTA Day 3 St Julians Malta

St Julian’s

Today you are at leisure to make your own explorations of this charming island; or, alternatively, join an optional guided half-day harbour cruise.


MTA Day 3 St Julians Malta
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St Julian’s

Another day at leisure; or join an optional guided tour to the Island of Gozo - the legendary island of the Goddess Calypso and Malta’s sister island. Only a short ferry crossing away, Gozo has a character entirely of its own - it is rich in varied landscapes, natural sights and historical features, with the citadel in the chief town of Victoria dating back to Carthaginian and Roman times. This full-day excursion, including lunch, will visit the citadel in Victoria and the Bay of Xlendi.


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MTA Day 5 Hagar Qim Malta

Hagar Qim - Wied iz-Zurrieq

We have included a guided half-day excursion to Hagar Qim today. The megalithic temple complex dates back to 3600-3200 BC and is UNESCO World Heritage-listed. Following our tour, we’ll head to the tiny harbour of Wied iz-Zurrieq for time to explore.


MTA Day 5 Hagar Qim Malta
MTA Day 6 Mdina Malta

Mosta - Rabat - Mdina

Enjoy an included guided half-day sightseeing tour of Mosta, famous for its Rotunda church; Rabat, where St Paul is said to have lived, and Mdina. This walled city has a unique atmosphere and, passing through the narrow streets, we admire the magnificent cathedral and the imposing bastions.


MTA Day 6 Mdina Malta
MTA Day 7 Valletta Botanical Gardens Malta

St Julian’s

Today is free, or there is a further optional full-day guided excursion - ‘Times of Malta’; visit the original historic entrance of Vittoriosa, the oldest of the Three Cities and first capital of the Knights of St John; the Malta at War Museum combines an attractive exhibition about the Second World War in Malta along with the viewing of an original wartime documentary; make a visit to the Handicrafts Village, with free time for shopping, followed by the Botanical Gardens and a drive along Dingli Cliffs, the highest point on Malta, for spectacular views of the south-western coast of the island.


MTA Day 7 Valletta Botanical Gardens Malta

Day 8 St Julian’s - Valletta - UK

We transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK. Upon arrival, your Titan vehicle will be waiting for the journey home.

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Please note: In Malta, a room tax of between €1-2 per person per night (subject to change), is payable directly to the hotel on check-out.

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Historic Gems of Malta

8 days from £914 per person