Hagar Qim Temples, Qrendi

Explore Hagar Qim Temples, a prehistoric temple composed of massive limestone blocks that overlooks the sea and nearby islet. Watch a 4-D film in the visitor center to learn about the 5,000 years of history associated with the temple. View a prehistoric chamber with an elliptical formation in alignment with the summer solstice sunrise so that, at dawn on the first day of summer, the rays of light pass through the hole and illuminate the chamber. Walk down one of the nature trails to the lookout tower for a view of the nearby island and nature reserve. The temple has convenient parking facilities and is easily accessible by bus. Using our world travel planner, Qrendi attractions like Hagar Qim Temples can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • August 15, 2017
    The treasures of Malta are there. The temples are clearly exceptional and worth a visit. The audio guides are very good qualities (you must ask for them)
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  • August 15, 2017
    Ħaġar Qim (3600-3200 BC) one of the most ancient sites in the world recognized by UNESCO as one World Heritage Site. Guided exploration of the site, in the begining you have the opportunity to have a ...  more »
  • August 12, 2017
    Its my first time visiting this sacred site which is included in UNESCO world heritage.Yes the site has been covered by a canopy to protect the stone from erosion so that future generations can keep a...  more »
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  • June 29, 2017
    It's a great place to go visit if you are fan of ancient history. Its a must see if you come to Malta. The ruins are located in nice and quiet place. They are also quite beautiful. However, I would recommend going there during the day when it's not to hot because the museum does not have air conditioning just fans. The museum however gives a great background to how the ruins came about.
  • July 9, 2017
    This temple complex is so well preserved and is incredible to walk through. The information and signage is limited. At the visitors center there is a lot of information. I highly recommend visiting on your trip to Malta.
  • April 9, 2017
    Interesting, and not covered by scaffolding! Remarkable piece of history. Best Maltese temple I saw so far.
  • April 9, 2017
    A bit expensive. We just went around for the view. Amazing scenery! Picnic area available
  • February 18, 2017
    Beautiful historical monument. You can almost feel the energy surrounding the place. Also fantastic that you can walk within the Temple walls. Must see

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