Malta is a famous touristic destination due to its rich historical heritage and its perfect location for a beach holiday in the Mediterranean. Less than a hundred kilometers from Sicily, the island and its archipel including the islands of Gozo, Comino, Cominotto and Filfola have much to offer to its visitors, in search of inspiring landscapes or relaxing atmosphere.
With an heritage of 6000 years of history – from the the Phoenicians to the Carthaginians, the Romans, Byzantines and eventually the Arabs, among others – Malta is definitely a “joyau” of the Mediterranean, where one can explore and discover, as well as just relax and enjoy a perfect beach holiday.
Malta Top Attractions
Hal Saflieni Hypogeum and The ‘Hypogeum Temple’, dating back to over 2500 years a.c.
The Megalithic temples
The Mosta Church which is famous for having one of the largest domes in the world.
The Mdina (old town)
The three cities in Cottonera
‘Ghar Dalam’, a prehistoric cave.
‘St. John’s Cathedral’ in Valletta, with a selection of Caravaggio’s famous paintings
‘St. Paul’s Catacombs’ in Rabat.
National Archaeology Museum in Valletta
Special tip for sport lovers
The Land Rover Malta Marathon is every year in February: run or walk 42 km through the amazing landscapes of the island!