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The Ħal Saflieni Hypogeum is an underground prehistoric burial site, a complex made up of interconnecting rock-cut chambers set on three distinct levels. Earliest remains at the site date back to about 4000BC, and the complex was used over a span of...more
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Burial Street | Triq Ic Cimiterju, Paola, Island of Malta PLA 1116, Malta
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Hypogeum is a very interesting and mysterious site. The guiding is very informative, available in different languages and well executed. Book tickets asap! They only let in ten persons on each guiding.
First book in advance. At least 2-3 weeks. Reopened in last couple of years after extensive renovation to protect site. What great idea limiting to 10 people at a time. Thus to protect the contents. A must see, but the relics are contained in the...More
Beautifully and lovingly restored and maintained
You need to book in advance and in the high season that could be weeks in advance
If you are into ancient civilisation and history, this is a must for you
Takes about an hour and includes an audio...More
This is a must see on Malta. Underground temple/burial ground left undiscovered until 1902, access is now strictly limited to 10 people per hour.
This is not something you can do spontaneously, you need to book at least a few weeks in advance (depending on...More
I managed to get some tickets for this site (10 days before) and I am glad I did. They only allowed 80 people a day (10 pax per time slot) so it is recommended to book well in advance.
It was totally worth it. You...More
Tickets book up fast so do book early. It was a great experience with the tour giving a lot of detail into the history of the Hypogeum. Tour guides were super knowledgeable and as it is a small group you definitely feel like it is...More
You need to book in advance (well in advance if there's a group of you), which you can do online. Only 10 people are allowed in at a time, with tours running on the hour and lasting about 45 minutes. It costs €35 per adult,...More
Had to wait from 0530hrs a few days before the get the tickets from Fort St Elmo but it was worth it. Times for the tour available was 12 or 4pm and they only release 20 tickets. The other option is to buy tickets months...More