Malta Itinerary. Fun Things to See and Do on a Long Weekend

Malta Itinerary. Fun Things to See and Do on a Long Weekend, Valletta, Malta (B)

The tiny island of Malta is jam packed with natural wonders to see and exciting things to do, despite being smaller than the Isle of Wight in the UK. If you only have a long weekend to spare, we’ve got it covered. To make things easy for you, we have a few suggestions on this Malta itinerary of places to visit and what to eat and drink.

We hope that this post will show you why this sunny Mediterranean isle makes it a perfect European long weekend destination.

A thing to remember though, is that this teeny tiny island gets very crowded from May onwards, so you need to plan your trip well. If you do, we promise you will have an epic weekend!

A nice way to reach Valletta is to take a ferry from Sliema. The ride is short but quite pleasant, allowing you to enjoy the grand dome of the Basilica of Our Lady of Mount Carmel as you approach the Maltese capital.

There are a few things to see here, but first, take your time to explore the old streets winding up and down throughout this charming city. Look up to admire the traditional Maltese balconies. In our opinion, they serve no real purpose, but they do make this island very distinguishable from any other place. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Malta Itinerary. Fun Things to See and Do on a Long Weekend
Guide Location: Malta » Valletta
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Kristina Valisauskaite
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Saint John’s Co-Cathedral
  • Cafe Cordina
  • Parliament House
  • Valletta Gate
  • Upper Barrakka Gardens
  • Mdina
  • Xpresso Cafe & Bistro
  • Rotunda Church
  • Busy Bee Gelateria
  • Busy Bee Coffee Shop
  • HiMu
  • Moo
  • Just Burger Food Co
  • Avenue
  • Maltese Mama
  • U Bistrot
  • Okurama International
  • Nenu The Artisan Baker
  • Crow’s Nest
  • Dr Juice
  • Wild Honey Valletta
  • Pub