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Valletta: Street Food and Culture Walking Tour

1. Valletta: Street Food and Culture Walking Tour

Experience the street food of Valletta with a local tour guide, who will bring the tastiest treats of the island to your fingertips. Learn about Malta's history and cuisine during this experience. Meet your guide at the entrance of Valletta along the New Parliament Building. After a brief introduction to the city, start your food tour experience. Taste traditional dishes like pastizzi on the way. Walk past the main landmarks such as Republic Street, Castille Square, Merchants Street, Upper Barracca Gardens, the old market. See typical bars and side streets while savoring Maltese specialties, local antipasti, Kinnie, and lager.

Malta: 5-Hour Lazy Pirate Boat Party with Drinks & Food

2. Malta: 5-Hour Lazy Pirate Boat Party with Drinks & Food

Book a boat party and explore the stunning coastline of Malta at night. Sip on various drinks from the open bar and savor snacks while enjoying the party music with your fellow travelers. You will experience the best of Malta’s vibrant night scene on the Fernandes 2. This Lazy Pirate Boat Party will be a night to remember! The boat departs from Sliema and cruises towards the setting sun. You will be sailing along the Maltese Coast as night falls and the music gets louder. Stop at the anchor point and take time for a moonlight swim. Party on until the boat returns to Sliema at around midnight. Throughout the party, you’ll drink from an open bar stocked with vodka, tequila, whiskey, rum, beer, wine, and sangria. Drink as much as you like and enjoy the complimentary snacks and fruit.

Valletta: Maltese Food and Drink Guided Walking Tour

3. Valletta: Maltese Food and Drink Guided Walking Tour

Discover the mixture of influences that have merged to create the city of Valletta on this guided walking tour. Explore the streets of the city and admire its stunning architecture. Stop to savor some delicious food and drinks along the way. Meet your guide at the Triton Fountain and begin your walking adventure. Listen as your guide explains how foreign powers have influenced the city through the centuries. See a mixture of artistic and architectural styles. Find out how this has left a mark on the Maltese language and cuisine. Uncover the history of the Valletta and how it relates to the Knights of St. John in the mid-16th century. Learn about how it became an important and cosmopolitan harbor city. Hear thrilling historical anecdotes that you will not see in any guide books. Experience authentic traditional Maltese food and drinks at a number of stops during the tour. Get tips on where and what to eat during your stay in Malta, as well as the best places to shop for authentic Maltese food. Finish your tour on Melita street.

Valletta: Food Walking Tour with Tastings

4. Valletta: Food Walking Tour with Tastings

Experience the vibrant culture of Malta's capital city through delicious tastings of traditional food and drinks. Embark on a guided tour around Valletta's charming streets and learn about its rich history and flavorful cuisine as you visit some local hotspots. Meet your guide and begin a leisurely stroll around Valletta. Hear stories about the city, its buildings, its culture, and its iconic events along the way. Most of all, learn about its unique cuisine, the result of a fusion of influences coming from various past civilizations. Visit family-run restaurants to savor authentic regional dishes, cooked the exact way locals like them. Try a variety of sweet and savory snacks ranging from traditional to contemporary food, and enjoy a refreshing drink at each stop.

Valletta/Mdina/Rabat: Malta By Night Guided Tour

5. Valletta/Mdina/Rabat: Malta By Night Guided Tour

Start by driving around Valletta where you can admire the majestic 16th century fortifications and bastions as they are beautifully lit up during the night, a truly captivating and unique sight. After driving around Valletta’s bastions & fortifications, stop at The Valletta Waterfront, this gorgeous promenade located in the Grand Harbour area features nineteen beautifully restored 18th century warehouses, stretching along the water’s edge with a backdrop of historic bastions and fortifications. The iconic doors have been revived with an artistic impression of colour, representing the storage of goods from the past, with blue for fish, green for produce, yellow for wheat and red for wine. The area comes alive at night, attracting locals and tourists alike to its heritage buildings which have been transformed into a variety of lively bars & restaurants. Some free time will be given during our visit to The Valletta Waterfront. From here we will proceed to the west-central part of Malta to discover the village of Rabat and the medieval city of Mdina, the old capital city of Malta. Rabat (a semitic word meaning “suburb”) was at one point a part of Mdina, before it evolved as a separate village. In Roman times the site of Mdina and Rabat was collectively known as Melita, during the Arab occupation of Malta, Melita was renamed to Mdina, and its area was reduced by moving the southern wall of the township; as a result, parts of Mdina became known as Rabat. Here we will enjoy a walk in the older part of the village, along its narrow and winding streets, appreciating the charm and beauty of this unique village during the night, before we proceed towards Mdina. Renowned for its opulent palaces and fortifications, its medieval and baroque architecture, and its ancient heritage, Mdina, also known as “The Silent City”, remains one of the island's most evocative destinations. Serving as the island's capital city from antiquity till the medieval period, Mdina is truly an enchanting city! a stroll through its narrow streets, which have not changed much in the last 1,000 years, is a must for any visitor to Malta. It is undoubtedly one of Europe’s finest examples of an ancient walled/fortified city. Explore this historic city of timeless beauty during the night, when all the city’s landmarks, fortifications and bastions are beautifully illuminated, and all the quaint alleys and narrow streets are gracefully lit up by the old lanterns found at every twist and turn, giving the whole city an enchanting and captivating aura. Delve into the rich past of the city as you explore its medieval streets, take a journey back in time admiring the magnificent palazzos and churches in the city’s unique mix of medieval and baroque styles, as well as the spectacular panoramas from the high bastion walls from where you will be able to see almost half of the island sparkling beneath you, wrapped up in a dazzling and stunning nocturnal setting.

Valletta: Food and Culture Private Tour

6. Valletta: Food and Culture Private Tour

Discover the culinary delights of Valletta as you eat your way through the historic city center on this guided tour. You’ll experience the best of Malta’s traditional specialties, such as pastizzi, hob biz-zejt, and more while learning about the history of the city.  You’ll meet your guide and proceed on foot towards the very heart of the city. As you walk, your guide will highlight the rich history of Valletta’s city center.  You’ll stop in different areas across the city to sample typical Maltese specialties, both savory and sweet, including the traditional pastizzi, hobz biz-zejt, typical appetizers, and the traditional rabbit. Try drinks like the local beer, wine, the local soft drink Kinnie, tea and coffee, or Maltese liquor.

Bugibba: Malta Fireworks Festival Cruise to Valletta Harbor

7. Bugibba: Malta Fireworks Festival Cruise to Valletta Harbor

Witness the colors and creativity of the 21st edition of the Malta International Fireworks display Valletta's Grand Harbor on this cruise from Bugibba. Listen to live music and have the option to purchase reasonably-priced food and drinks onboard as you sail.  Board the comfortable and spacious ship at the Bugibba Jetty. Admire the coastline as you pass the seaside town of St. Julian on the way to the second pickup point in Sliema. Take in views of Marsamxett harbor on the way to Valletta.  Experience the beauty of Valletta's domes and sandstone architecture from the water as the ship sets anchor in the Grand Harbor. Immserse yourself in the spectacle of this pryomusical performance where music and fireworks combine.  Watch as fireworks factories around the island get the chance to show off their skills with more gusto than ever. Return to your starting point in Bugibba at the end of your cruise. 

Valletta Street Food & History Tour With Private Transfers

8. Valletta Street Food & History Tour With Private Transfers

Malta’s cuisine and history are two sides of the same coin as they both reflect the country’s rich past. This walking tour combines culture with street food, a fun way to learn about the city’s interesting history whilst sampling authentic Maltese food. Along the way your guide will point out details you would have otherwise missed and relate stories and anecdotes not found in any guidebooks! Experience traditional street food and the magnificence of our capital city - Valletta, our local professional tour guide, will bring you the tastiest treats of the Island to your fingertips! Learn about Malta's history and cuisine during this experience, walk past the main landmarks such as Republic Street, Castille Square, Merchants Street, Upper Barrakka Gardens & the old market, see typical bars and side streets whilst savouring traditional delicacies like Malta's famous “Pastizzi” and other local antipasti, sweets, and drinks. Your guide will also give you tips on other typical food you can sample whilst in Malta. Your tour includes also direct roundtrip private transfers, meaning that only you and your party will be in the vehicle and there will be no stops to pick-up other guests along the way. Transfers include pick-up from your accommodation at your preferred pick-up time, transfer to Valletta and return transfer from Valletta to your accommodation at the end of your activity/day. Pick-up for your return transfer can also be organised at your preferred time, therefore you will have the flexibility to spend more time (or the rest of your day) at Valletta. Once you have made your booking, we will contact you to inform you about your pick-up time and to check at what time you wish to be picked-up for your return transfer at the end of your activity/day.

Malta: Private Winery and Farm Tour with Tastings and Dinner

9. Malta: Private Winery and Farm Tour with Tastings and Dinner

12:30 pick up. 13:00 Start of Tour in Valletta or Mdina we give an overview of the Maltese culture, history and heritage and how it combines and compliments with the Maltese food, we will also stop to taste some Maltese snacks on the way. 15:00 pick up 15:30 Our second stop will be at a state of the art Winery. Your will be accompanied by a guide, which will guide you through the Vineyards and the Winery, followed by a wine tasting session with some delicious appetizers. 18:30 pick up 19:00 To conclude our tour we visit one of the best Maltese Restaurant in a typical Rural Village renowned for Maltese Food Specialities. At this restaurant you will try the typical Maltese Cuisine which comes from the farming and the land. 22:00 pick up to Hotel

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What people are saying about Valletta

We did the tour in both English and French and Celine was just amazing, very knowledgeable, we all had a very great time thanks to her, not to mention the beauty for the silent city at night and understanding the history behind Malta and how it was shaped by all the different influences

Christian was a great guide who made the day fun! He has a good sense of humor and excellent knowledge of his country and the city. We enjoyed it so much we booked his other tour later in the week.

Nice experience, I recommend it to everyone. Chris, the guide, makes the participants feel at ease and manages to involve them in the beauties and delicacies of Valletta.

Our guide Matthew was so informative, we had a great time walking around the city and learning about traditional foods and Malta’s history.

Daniela was just excellent. Her guided tour showed her passion and experience about Valletta and Maltese food. Would definitely recommend.