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Malta: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus and Boat Tour

Product ID: 30716
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Explore Malta’s sights at your own pace with this 24- or 48-hour ticket on a hop-on hop-off bus and boat tour. The tour is divided into 2 routes, the North and the South route. Discover the Roman sites and much more.
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  • Explore Malta at your own pace
  • Visit the Mosta Church and Dome
  • Explore the Ta’Qali Crafts Village
  • Discover the Roman sites, including the restored Roman Villa and St. Agatha’s Catacombs in the village of Rabat
  • Walk around the medieval town of Mdina
  • Explore the capital city of Valletta, originally built by the famous knights of the Order or St. John
  • Visit the famous Three Cities
  • Explore the Tarxien Temple, believed to have been built around 3,000 BC
  • Visit the traditional and picturesque fishing village of Marsaxlokk
  • See the beautiful Blue Grotto
Full description
Malta boasts over 7,000 years of history and is brimming with attractions and places of interest. This tour gives you a flavor of these unique islands. Both the North and South hop-on hop-off routes start from Sliema and head off to Malta’s capital city Valletta, where the North itinerary heads off to the historic city of Mdina before taking you to discover the northern countryside. The South itinerary offers a more historic aspect to the Maltese Islands with stops at prehistoric temples.

With over 30 stops and 50 points of interest along the routes, you'll be able to discover the Maltese Islands like never before. Experience key sights including the Mosta Church and Dome; Ta’Qali Craft Village; and Rabat with many Roman Sites such as the restored Roman Villa, St Agatha’s Catacombs, and the medieval town of Mdina.

Enjoy the famous 'Three Cities' and the Tarxien Temples, believed to be built around 3000 BC. Marsaxlokk is a traditional and picturesque fishing village which is sure to delight you. Take the opportunity to visit the beatiful Blue Grotto. You will discover plenty of things to do on both of our routes.

North Route:
1. Bugibba (Topaz Hotel)
2. Bugibba Jetty (Seatrips Outlet)
3. Buggiba Centre (Opposite HSBC)
4. Bugibba (Santana Hotel)
5. Malta National Aquarium
6. Qawra Palace Hotel
7. Qawra Seafront
8. Bellavista Hotel, Qawra
9. Mediterraneo Marine Park
10. ITS Roundabout
11. St. George's Bay, St. Julians
12. Westin Dragonara, St Julians
13. Hilton Malta, St. Julians
14. Spinola Bay, St. Julians
15. Balluta Bay, St. Julians
16. Sliema Seafront
17. Sliema Ferries
18. Opposite Bayview Hotel
19. Valleta – City Centre
20. Valletta Waterfront Terminus
21. San Anton Gardens
22. Ta Qali – Aviation Museum
23. Mosta Church
24. Mdina Main Gate
25. Rabat – Domus Romana
26. Golden Bay

South Route:
1. Valletta Waterfront
2. Vittoriosa Waterfront Terminus
3. Marsaxlokk – Fishing Village
4. Pretty Bay (Birzebbugia)
5. Play Mobile Fun Park
6. Blue Grotto
7. Hagar Qim Temples & Mnajdra Temples
8. Valleta – City Centre
9. Valleta - Malta Experience & Knights Hospital
  • Harbour cruise (included with the 2-day ticket)
  • Audio guide or live guide
What’s Not Included
  • Attraction tickets

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Meeting point

You can start/end the tour at any of the allocated stops.

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Please be aware that there are currently delays to this bus tour due to road-works in the area
• The North Route is 3.5-hours long (full loop) and runs every 30-minutes between 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM
• The South Route is 2.25-hours long and runs every 35-minutes between 9:25 AM and 3:50 PM
• The Harbour Cruise departs at Stop 17 along the bus route and a full loop takes approximately 1.5-hours, please inquire about cruise departure times at the destination
• All bookings with a travel date until September 30, 2020, will be valid until December 31, 2020
• Any booking dated October 1, 2020, onwards will be valid for 3 months
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Product ID: 30716