Il-Majjistral Nature and History Park, Mellieha

(4.4/5 based on 70+ reviews on the web)
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.
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  • The gorgeous flowers are everywhere. I don't know wht it would be like in summer, I've heard Malta is hot and dusty. But the nature reserve is calm, and interesting. I wish I knew more about the "ghos...  more »
  • A rambling walk in one of the last unspoilt areas of Malta. Wild at times, with cliffs and bracing views. Good for biking, and nature,  more »
  • It is definitely well worth the time to explore the ruins and surrounds located in this parkland. This site having been occupied from pre historic times through to its use in World War II, there are p...  more »