Last Updated on March 28, 2021
Here you can read our guide on the top reasons why Malta is truly a heaven place, to help you make up your mind if you consider visiting Malta as your next holiday destination. Malta is a popular holiday destination especially for young couples and families.
Malta can be considered as a hidden Mediterranean gem in Europe. You’ll definitely find lots of things to do and see here. Such as the oldest temples in the world, the temple at Ggantija, the country has plenty of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Malta also has great things to do for families with kids, cultural activities, romantic things to do for couples, as well as some of the most beautiful beaches in Europe, plus the Maltese people that are warm and very friendly. You can easily get around the island and explore the many beautiful must see sights with ease.
Malta has a great Mediterranean climate that make it an ideal place for holidaymakers that are looking for sun and great beaches. The winter months are even mild, like the coolest day temperature is around 15 degrees.
The island has sun for all year round. Best time to visit Malta can be in September as the the sun is there but weather is not hot.
Plenty of history
Malta has plenty of historical sites. Its strategic location between Europe, North Africa and the Middle East let the island house lots of historical sights last from the centuries. The island is home to beautiful churches, old battle grounds, forts and streets.
The history of Malta stands after the Phoenicians, the Aragonese, the Knights of St John, the French and finally the British. The island has played a vital role in a rather punitive past including in the World War II.
Top historical sights in Malta include;
- Auberge de Castille
- Grandmaster’s Palace
- Mgarr Second World War Shelter
- Kordin Old Military Prison
- Hal Saflieni Hypogeum (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Malta can be considered as a cheap destination when compared to other holiday destinations in Europe. The island offer great value for money holidays. The food and drink are both cheap, as well as the many tourist attractions, sights, accommodation, hotels and transportation.
Great food and drink
The Maltese cuisine is a popular one in Europe. The food, drinks and dishes are high quality here. You’ll definitely enjoy the Maltese gastronomy including seafood with fresh caught fish, pastries and baked food.
The local bread that is available from any bakery on the island is one of the top specialties in the Maltese gastronomy. The bread is a thick and crusty one and often served as a simple starter at the many restaurants.
Malta has beautiful sandy beaches to enjoy for beachgoers. The Gozo, which is a beautiful island off the coast of Malta has some of the best beaches in the Mediterranean. You can easily visit Gozo island by boats and enjoy a great beach day out there.
Top Selling Tours in Malta
Here we only suggest the proven ways and top rated ones with travelers’ comments. You can feel free to book one of the below top selling tours.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts