Il-Majjistral Nature and History Park, Mellieha

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National Park · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Majjistral Park in the Maltese Islands - A place where wild nature, labyrinthine boulder screes and aromatic garigue blend in with the rural nature of the area with its small cultivated parcels of red earth, kilometres of traditional dry stone walls and corbelled stone huts. The natural, geological and archaeological heritage features are set amidst a unique landscape with far reaching views.

Established in 2007, the National park extends along the coast from ir-Ramla tal-Mixquqa (Golden Bay) to Il-Prajjet (Anchor Bay) l/o Mellieha.

Il-Majjistral Management Board is composed of Government representatives as well as the Heritage Parks Federation made up of 3 environmental NGO’s appointed collectively as Park Managers. These are:

-Din l-Art Helwa www.dinlarthelwa.org

-Gaia Foundation www.projectgaia.org

-Nature Trust (Malta) www.naturetrustmalta.org

Entrance to the park is free. Visitors to the park are to take care of their own safety and that of any accompanying children and the park cannot be held responsible for any injuries or loss of property. Make your Mellieha itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
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  • We did an easy trek from Golden Bay to Popeye village. It goes along the cliffs and offers nice views, including ones towards the cliffs of Gozo island. There's also a tower on the trail however it's....  more »
  • Returning visit to area, always a pleasure to go to visitor centre and spend some time wandering the park looking at scenery and old forces buildings still there. looking lovely this time plenty of...  more »
  • This is a beautiful barren area with some amazing coastal views. The trails are walkable, but they are rough, so you need good shoes.  more »

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