Travel via coach to Valletta to visit the Upper Barracca Gardens on foot. Enjoy a panoramic view of Malta's natural Harbours and the historic cities of Senglea, Cospicua and Vittoriosa. Then proceed to St. John's Co-Cathedral, the Conventual Church of the Knights of Malta, where you will also see the famous masterpiece - Caravaggio's Beheading of St. John. Guests will then walk to the Magisterial Palace - formerly the residence of the Grand Masters of the Order. You will then be driven to Tarxien to visit the Three Neolithic Temples which are unique in the world. You will be provided lunch after which you will proceed to Malta’s Old Capital, Mdina, the Silent City to visit the Old Cathedral and Ramparts dating back to the 9th century on foot. Enjoy the scenic drive to the Glass Blowing factory, where guests can watch local artisans at work prior to be driven back to your ship.
- Guests are required to wear clothing covering their knees and shoulders to enter the churches.
- Comfortable walking shoes recommended.
- May operate in reverse.
- This tour is not wheelchair accessible.
- On Sunday, the St. John Co-Cathedral will not be available, therefore it will be replaced with the Museum of Archaeology. Also, the Mdina Cathedral will be closed & will be replaced with an explanation outside of the church.