Tour description

MALTA & GOZO PRIVATE TOUR

UNDISCOVERED SLOW FOOD MALTA & GOZO

Journey to the heart of the Maltese culinary scene and discover new and exquisite tastes on this 5-days retreat. Allow yourself to be immersed in the culture, history and lifestyle of the region, as you experience the beauty of Gozo and the Comino Islands. With their mild climate, clear sea, impressive cliffs, and the bright colors of the Mediterranean shrubs, Gozo and Comino are a true paradise and the ideal tourist destination. Gozo is the second largest Island of the Maltese archipelago, sometimes referred to as the Island where time stood still. There is much more fertile land here, and much more space and greenery; the scenery is fantastical. Most of the villages are still small and the narrow and winding streets offer the right atmosphere to make one feel back in time.Gozo is a place to enjoy life at a slower pace.

We have a real passion for Gozo and look forward to sharing it with you!

TOUR ITINERARY & INCLUSIONS: 5 DAYS/4 NIGHTS
  • Guaranteed departures private tour travel: intimate private tour of 2 min participants!
  • Discover elegant MDINA , the “Silent City” and colorful RABAT
  • Witness ST PAUL’S CATACOMBS in RABAT
  • Green Island of GOZO (The Citadel , Xlendi Bay, Ramla Bay beach, Ggantija Temples)
  • Visit a stunning 18th Century BAROQUE Style PALACE with its gardens in NAXXAR and many more
  • Entertaining COOKING CLASS in Victoria
  • WINE TASTING in GOZO ISLAND
  • OLIVE OIL FARM and tasting
  • Included meals: All breakfasts, 3 dinners, 1 lunch (main meals include local wine, mineral water, espresso coffee or tea only)
  • Transportation on tour, via private air-conditioned Mercedes car with English-speaking driver
  • Transfers while overseas, baggage transfers & porterage are included
  • Activity level: Light/Moderate
  • Terms & conditions/Single supplement: (View here) & FAQ View here)
  • Trip Interruption and Cancellation Insurance is not included. We highly recommend Travelex-Insurance.com to protect your vacation.
  • Purchase of European Travel & Health Insurance is strongly recommended
THE SECRET ITALIA DIFFERENCE: TOUR ITINERARY

 

UNDISCOVERED SLOW FOOD MALTA & GOZO

PRIVATE TOUR FROM MALTA TO MALTA

DAY 1: WELCOME TO MALTA & GOZO

Upon arrival in Malta International Airport (MLA), you will be transferred to Cirkewwa port, where you will travel by ferry to the idyllic island of Gozo. There, you will spend three nights at the charming “VIEWPOINT BOUTIQUE HOTEL“, located a short walk from Mgarr harbor. The port of Mgarr is the foremost point of access to Gozo, where the ferries from Malta dock. One of the highlights of Mgarr is the neo-Gothic Church of Our Lady of Lourdes built in 1888, which is majestically located on the hill, overlooking the main port and the more recent tourist marina. After an opportunity to rest and freshen up in your beautiful bedroom, you will be treated to an included aperitif at the hotel bar, followed by a welcome dinner in local restaurant.Overnight in GOZO

Day 2: GOLDEN SUN & BLUE WATERS IN GOZO, WINE TASTING & COOKING CLASS

After breakfast, you will discover the beauty of Gozo Island with a local tour guide. With a coastline of 4 kilometres, Gozo is the second largest island of the Maltese archipelago. Forever immortalized as the island of Calypso, this name originated from the Greek mythological location of Ogygia referred to in Homer’s Odyssey. The day includes an enjoyable walking tour of the Citadel in Victoria, the fortified part of the island, and the varied spots of this beautiful, yet unspoiled gem of an island, such as the Azure Window at Dwejra, the famous Ta’ Pinu Church, the Megalithic Temples, the Salt Pans, and various unforgettable panoramas stops. A WINE TASTING in a wine estate is included to make your Gozo experience a memorable one. In the evening we meet in the stunning Victoria for a COOKING CLASS experience with dinner included.Overnight in GOZO

Day 3: BACKROAD MALTA & OLIVE OIL EXPERIENCE

Today’s adventure takes you to central Malta, one of the most fascinating regions.The tour begins with a visit to RABAT for admiring the unique ST PAUL’S CATACOMBS, a local OLIVE FARM for a tasting and an 18th century noble Palazzo in the town of NAXXAR. Following this, we enjoy together a street food experience with local pastizz in the silent town of MDINA, where many beautiful buildings and monuments can be found.Spend the last night in our central historical “PALAZZO ZAMITTELLO” or similar, renowned for its luxurious blend of Victorian decor and gracious Mediterranean hospitality.Dinner is included this evening in a popular local restaurant.Overnight in VALLETTA

Day 4: ENCHANTING VALLETTA & LUNCH IN A WINERY

Today’s adventure takes you for a guided walking tour of VALLETTA, the capital of Malta and a world heritage site. We will walk the bustling streets, taking in the magnificent St John’s cathedral and some wonderful views of the harbour. We then take a bus to the very striking Boutique Winery, which produces an excellent chardonnay as well as 2 very fine red blends, one more Bordeaux style, the other more Rhone influenced. Situated near Siggiewi, the scenery is magnificent and the setting very private for a wonderful lunch, accompanied of course by the their wines.Overnight in VALLETTA

Day 5: SAHHA MALTA & GOZO

Morning transfers to Malta airport for your flight home

TOUR PRICING

5 days starting from € 850,00 pp

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MALTA & GOZO

MALTA & GOZOThe Republic of Malta is located in the center of the Mediterranean Sea. The archipelago is formed of two main islands, Malta and Gozo, as well as Comino, are the only inhabited islands, and some smaller uninhabited islands named Cominotto, Filfla and St.Paul. Thanks to its position, Malta has represented a bridge between Africa and Europe since ancient Read more