Watch as sunlight turns the pools of the Blue Grotto sea caverns numerous shades of brilliant blue on this 5-hour tour of Malta's Blue Grotto and famous Sunday Market. Browse the lively stalls at Marsaxlokk Village, and purchase souvenirs and fresh goods.
What to Expect
Your 5-hour tour starts at the Blue Grotto. Made up of sea caverns on the southern coast of Malta, the Blue Grotto caverns are west of Wied iz-Zurrieq Harbor and across the small uninhabited islet of Filfla.
Every day from sunrise until about 13:00 the cave's unique location allows sunlight to reflect in the water to create numerous shades of brilliant blue. Several caverns mirror the brilliant phosphorescent colors of the underwater plants. Other caverns show a deep dark shade of blue. If weather permits, you can do a 20 minute boat trip around the caves for an extra fee.
You will then drive to the fishing village of Marsaxlokk. Vibrant, colorful Marsaxlokk Market offers a great opportunity to experience the local life. Browse the stalls where fresh fish and seafood are sold, and barter for honey, fruit jams, wine, vegetables, clothing, and souvenirs.
You'll have free time to explore this picturesque market village before heading back.
- Transport & Licensed Local Guide Services, 5 Hour Tour to Blue Grotto & Marsaxlokk
What's Not Included
- Blue Grotto Boat Trip Ticket