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Itinerary

This is a flexible tour. You can discuss your preferred sites to see at the time of placing your booking and we will work on your personalised tour itinerary. You can also advise us of an alternative preferred start time. 

  • It all starts at 8:45am when our private guide will collect you from your hotel or cruise ship.
  • You’ll start off your day discovering the stunning World UNESCO Heritage Site, Valletta, the capital city that was built by knights.
  • Next up is an opportunity to take in the sights, sounds and smells of Marsaxlokk, the charming traditional fishing village in the south of the island.
  • We’ll take a scenic 25-minute boat ride along and inside the sea caves at Blue Grotto (optional).
  • If you thought Stonehenge or the Pyramids were the only super-old man-made constructions in the world, wait until you check out the ancient temples at Hagar Qim - even Indiana Jones would be impressed by this historic site (optional).
  • Then a quick walk along one of the highest points of the island at Dingli Cliffs, with gorgeous views of the deep blue Mediterranean Sea, and Filfla, the island used as a practice target for airborne bombs in WWII.
  • No visit to Malta would be complete without a tour through the medieval streets of Mdina, the Silent City, where you’ll capture stunning views of Malta and appreciate the country’s tiny size.
  • Your day isn't over yet! We’ll also show you Golden Bay, the location of the blockbuster film Troy.
  • Last up, another movie set! Watch the animators bring the location of the Popeye film, starring the late Robin Williams, back to life!
  • Just a short drive along the coast and you’re back to your start point at approximately 5pm.

This tour is approximately eight hours long.
Entrance fees to attractions, lunch and any souvenirs you wish to purchase are not included.
This tour requires moderate walking, but it is wheelchair friendly.

Locations visited
Hagar Qim Temples
Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja)
Mdina Old City
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Overview
With just one day to take in the highlights of Malta, a private island tour means you can maximize your time. Explore the UNESCO-listed Old Town of Valletta, cruise around the Blue Grotto, admire views of the Golden Bay and Dingli Cliffs, and stop in the towns of Rabat and Mdina.
Highlights
  • Full-day private Highlights of Malta tour from Valletta
  • Visit the Maltese towns of Valletta, Rabat, and Mdina
  • Cruise around the Blue Grotto and visit the Golden Bay
  • See filming locations from movies such as Troy and Popeye
  • Enjoy spectacular views as you drive along Malta’s coast and walk the Dingli Cliffs
  • Great-value tour includes hotel pickup and round-trip transport
  • Ideal tour for first-time visitors to Malta or those short on time
  • Private tour ensures a personalized experience and the undivided attention of your guide
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great tour with an excellent guide

This is a wonderful way to experience Malta. The guide was very knowledgeable & service minded. He designed the whole experience to fit our interests and was very keen to follow our requests. The whole experience from booking to the actual tour was professional. Thank...More

Thank Maria W
Reviewed 21 June 2018
Fun private tour from a great guide

My husband and I had a day tour of Malta from Ann Marie. It was the highlight of our visit to Malta! She is a friendly and knowledgeable guide, and we highly recommend her and My Maltese Guide.

Thank CatherineW
Reviewed 21 June 2018
The Best Tour Experience in Malta

Stephen was an amazing guide! He was very knowledgeable and entertaining which kept our group engaged the entire tour. We came to Valletta on a cruise in the afternoon and he was flexible with our timeline and interests. From the very start of the tour...More

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 20 June 2018
Private tours are the only way to go!

We stopped at Malta on a cruise and had arranged this tour in advance. We were met at the dock by our guide and a very nice mini-van. The "highlights" tour was perfect for the four of us but the best thing was how flexible...More

1  Thank Marcia S
Reviewed 10 May 2018
Very good tour! So much to see!!

We thoroughly enjoyed our full day private tour. We definitely were able to customize what was important for us to see. We were also interested in Game of Thrones locations in our guide accommodated us. We would return to here again!

Thank Deanna R
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I don't know about a 4 person car. We had 6 people and they used a small van. We had a driver and a guide who said up front so all the clients sat in the two rows of seats behind them. And as I said in my review the guide... More
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yes ..Stephan will arrange all.the best tour u will ever have
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