24 days in Malta Itinerary

24 days in Malta Itinerary

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24 days in Malta Itinerary

Start: Valletta, Island of Malta
Bus:  15 min
1
Saint Julian's, Island of Malta
— 1 night
Bus:  15 min
2
Qawra, Island of Malta
— 2 nights
Drive:  15 min
3
St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta
— 2 nights
Bus:  15 min
4
Mellieha, Island of Malta
— 3 nights
Drive:  30 min
5
Mdina, Island of Malta
— 3 nights
Bus:  30 min
6
Valletta, Island of Malta
— 7 nights
Drive:  30 min
7
Zurrieq, Island of Malta
— 1 night
Bus:  30 min
8
Sliema, Island of Malta
— 2 nights
Drive:  15 min
9
Santa Lucija, Island of Malta
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
End: Valletta, Island of Malta

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night
Saint Julian's, Island of Malta

Saint Julian's ©
More than just another port city, Saint Julian's serves as one of Malta's most popular nightlife destinations, drawing a young crowd of weekend revelers from around Europe.
Change things up with these side-trips from Saint Julian's: Mellieha (Mellieha Air Raid Shelter, Popeye Village Malta, &more). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of St. John's Co-Cathedral, learn about all things military at Fort St Elmo - National War Museum, take a leisurely stroll along Valletta Waterfront, and explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja).

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Saint Julian's planning website .

Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Comino to Saint Julian's takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in February, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Saint Julian's

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Malta National Aquarium, Mellieha Air Raid Shelter
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Malta National Aquarium ©
Malta National Aquarium
Mellieha Air Raid Shelter ©
Mellieha Air Raid Shelter

2
nights
Qawra, Island of Malta

Qawra ©
Little more than a sleepy fishing settlement for nearly a thousand years, Qawra now forms part of one of Malta's busiest coastal resorts, popular with both domestic and international travelers.
On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Malta Classic Car Collection Museum, don't miss a visit to Bugibba Megalithic Temple, then make a trip to Ghallis Tower, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Qawra trip itinerary planning website .

Qawra is just a stone's throw from Saint Julian's. In February, daytime highs in Qawra are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to St. Paul's Bay.

Things to do in Qawra

Theme Parks Museums Tours

Side Trips

Splash & Fun Water Park, Ghallis Tower, Bugibba Megalithic Temple
Find places to stay Feb 7 — 9:
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Splash & Fun Water Park ©
Splash & Fun Water Park
Malta Classic Car Collection Museum ©
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta

Named after the saint who laid the foundations of Christianity on Malta over two millennia ago, St.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Palazzo Parisio & Gardens, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, browse for treasures at Skorba Temples, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Sands Beach, and finally stop by Dylan's House of Candy.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our St. Paul's Bay travel route website .

St. Paul's Bay is just a stone's throw from Qawra. In February, daily temperatures in St. Paul's Bay can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Mellieha.

Things to do in St. Paul's Bay

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Mgarr, Naxxar
Find places to stay Feb 9 — 11:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Palazzo Parisio & Gardens ©
Palazzo Parisio & Gardens
St. Paul's Bay Wignacourt Tower ©
St. Paul's Bay Wignacourt Tower

3
nights
Mellieha, Island of Malta

A growing town in the northwestern section of Malta, the lively tourist destination of Mellieha sits perched between two picturesque bays.
Mellieha is known for theme parks, beaches, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Popeye Village Malta, stroll through Ghadira Natural Reserve, explore the activities along Paradise Bay, and appreciate the history behind St Agatha's Tower.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Mellieha attractions website .

Mellieha is very close to St. Paul's Bay. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in February, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can drive to Mdina.

Things to do in Mellieha

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Popeye Village Malta ©
Popeye Village Malta
Mellieha Beach ©
Mellieha Beach

3
nights
Mdina, Island of Malta

Mdina ©
The city of Mdina has long been called the "Silent City of Malta" due to the fortified walls that confine this medieval town.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Malta Falconry Centre, admire the natural beauty at San Anton Gardens, then pause for some serene contemplation at Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Paul, and finally admire the striking features of Monsateru ta' San Pietru. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Church St. Agatha - Sant' Agatha, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Natural History, pause for some photo ops at Mdina Main Gate - Baroque gateway, then take an in-depth tour of The Knights of Malta, then contemplate the long history of Palazzo Falson Historic House Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mosta Parish.

Before you visit Mdina, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Mdina is just a stone's throw from Mellieha. In February, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 11°C. On the 17th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Valletta.

Things to do in Mdina

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

San Anton Gardens, Dingli Cliffs, Mosta Parish, Malta Falconry Centre
Find places to stay Feb 14 — 17:
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Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Paul ©
San Anton Gardens ©
San Anton Gardens
Mosta Parish ©
Mosta Parish

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nights
Valletta, Island of Malta

Valletta ©
Malta's capital city, Valletta preserves most of its medieval architecture, built in the 16th and 17th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller, once a powerful military order.
Valletta is known for historic sites, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of St. John's Co-Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Casa Rocca Piccola, take in the history at Lascaris War Rooms, and learn about all things military at Saluting Battery.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Valletta trip planning app .

Valletta is just a short distance from Mdina. In February, daily temperatures in Valletta can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Zurrieq.

Things to do in Valletta

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Birgu (Vittoriosa), Bir Mula Heritage Museum, Vittoriosa Waterfront - Birgu Waterfront
Find places to stay Feb 17 — 24:
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St. John's Co-Cathedral ©
St. John's Co-Cathedral
Upper Barrakka Gardens ©
Upper Barrakka Gardens
Fort St Elmo - National War Museum ©
Fort St Elmo - National War Museum

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night
Zurrieq, Island of Malta

Zurrieq ©
Żurrieq is a town in the Southern Region of Malta. On the 25th (Tue), delve into the distant past at Mnajdra Temples, explore the ancient world of Mnajdra, Head underground at Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja), examine the collection at Ghar Dalam Cave and Museum, then delve into the distant past at Borg in-Nadur Temples, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Ghar Hassan Cave.

To find out how to plan a trip to Zurrieq, use our trip itinerary maker.

Zurrieq is just a stone's throw from Valletta. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in February, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can catch the bus to Sliema.

Things to do in Zurrieq

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Qrendi, Birzebbuga, Ghar Hassan Cave
Find places to stay Feb 24 — 25:
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Mnajdra ©
Mnajdra
Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja) ©
Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja)
Ghar Dalam Cave and Museum ©
Ghar Dalam Cave and Museum

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nights
Sliema, Island of Malta

Sliema ©
Situated on Malta's northeastern coastline, Sliema features a well-developed waterfront, the favorite stomping ground of the nation's wealthy upper class.
On the 26th (Wed), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then test your problem-solving skills at Scavenger Escape Malta, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at The Point. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Patrick's Church, make a trip to Cat Statue, let little ones run wild at Independence gardens, then pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Trinity, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of Jesus of Nazareth.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Sliema trip itinerary builder site .

Sliema is just a short distance from Zurrieq. In February, daytime highs in Sliema are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Santa Lucija.

Things to do in Sliema

Historic Sites Tours Fun & Games
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Saint Patrick's Church ©
Saint Patrick's Church
Spas
Scuba & Snorkeling

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nights
Santa Lucija, Island of Malta

Santa Lucija ©
Santa Luċija is a village in the Southern Region of Malta, with a population of 2997 as of March 2014. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Marsovin, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tarxien Temples, then pause for some photo ops at Hal Saflieni Hypogeum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Chinese Garden of Serenity.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Santa Lucija online route planner .

Santa Lucija is very close to Sliema. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in February, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Lucija

Historic Sites Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Paola, Marsa, Tarxien Temples
Find places to stay Feb 27 — 29:
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Hal Saflieni Hypogeum ©
Hal Saflieni Hypogeum
Tarxien Temples ©
Tarxien Temples
Marsovin ©
Marsovin

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