Guided tour

Mdina and Rabat City Walking Tour

4.8 / 5

70 reviews

Activity provider: City Walking Tours Malta
Guided tour

Mdina and Rabat City Walking Tour

Activity provider: City Walking Tours Malta
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From US$ 16.08 per person

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Mdina it is one of Europe’s finest examples of an ancient walled city, characterized by medieval and baroque architecture. Explore this historic city with a local guide and delve into the rich past of the city as you explore its medieval streets.

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Duration 2 hours
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Wheelchair accessible


  • Discover Mdina, with a guide who will highlight the historic past of the city
  • Stroll at a leisurely pace along the enchanting streets of the city
  • See impressive palaces, churches, convents that line the streets of the city
Full description
Mdina is a fortified hill-top urban settlement located at the very heart of the Maltese Islands. Founded by the Romans, for almost two centuries it served as the administrative and political capital of the Maltese Islands. It is to this day the seat of Malta 's episcopacy. Meet your guide at the Mdina Main Gate by the bridge and start your tour with an introduction on the city's historical background. You will then proceed to discover the “Citta' Notabile”, the Noble City, its medieval name which describes it best it was home then, as now, to Malta's noble families. You will see the impressive palaces, churches, and convents that line the narrow medieval streets. As you wind your way through the narrow streets you will be thrown back in time. The neighboring suburb, Rabat is just a stone’s throw away. There you will make your way through the old quarter and enjoy Maltese vernacular architecture.
  • A 2-hour fully guided tour with a professional licensed tour guide
  • Entrance fees to any church or museum

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at Mdina's Main Gate, next to the bridge.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • Wearing comfortable shoes is recommended
  • This tour is wheelchair accessible
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4.8 /5

based on 70 reviews

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We really enjoyed the M'dina and Rabat walking tour. Marissa was a great guide, knowledgable and interesting! She gave us some nice facts in Mdina that wouldn't have known otherwise. (I was thinking at some point how much I wished to have had someone like her teaching history back at school ^^) thanks !!

January 29, 2023

We were their on the 25th of June. It was such an interesting place to visit especially for those who love historical backgrounds. St. Paul’s history was very interesting. My hubby and I didn’t know that Malta is a very catholic country until we get their. The tourist guide, didn’t even ask his name, explained everything clearly and in order. I strongly recommend this place.

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July 4, 2022

The knowledge and experience level of your guide was really good and very professional. Yet, the clarity and the pronunciation of English are not that good as we were strangling to understand some words that were critical for the tour. This is a general problem we faced in Malta and at "Get your Guide" as well.

March 6, 2022

Product ID: 177576