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Mdina Old City, Mdina

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For a quiet stroll through the medieval streets and impressive views of the island, head to Mdina Old City. The old capital of Malta, this town of 300 residents is surrounded by historic walls and coined the "Silent City" due to the prohibition of cars in the area. Its narrow streets support to an array of buildings that feature Norman Baroque architecture, including the palaces of Maltese noble families. Be sure to visit the imposing Cathedral of the Conversion of St. Paul and explore its square. Rest your legs and chat with the locals at one of the town's cafes or restaurants, many of which serve local fare. Make Mdina Old City a part of your Mdina vacation plans using our Mdina itinerary maker.
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  • Spend a full day here exploring the museums and lovely little streets. Wonderful views from the old wall  more »
  • If you Visit Malta, it is a must to Mdina. Well Kept old architecture with breathtaking views and nice restaurants. It is part of Maltese History and you will like you went back in time.  more »
  • It's a medieval city with an amazing historical story. Well worth hearing about in the mdina experience presentation before you go on the walk around the narrow winding streets within their original c...  more »