Surely many of you have thought about taking a weekend or long weekend getaway to Malta, it is a great destination to go with friends! In just under two and a half hours you will be in paradise, where in addition to enjoying magnificent beaches and having a great time, you can discover a thousand and one corners that will not leave you indifferent. Are you ready to tour the island of Malta in one day with The Fun Plan? Let's start!
In the morning
Our first stop will be its capital: Valletta. So that you do not overlook any of its charms, we recommend that you visit it from the outside in. A good place to start your route could be Fort Saint Elmo, from where you will surely get some great snapshots of the coast. We continued along the main street of the city, Republic Street. When you reach the end, you will find yourself in St. George Square. Don't pretend, we know that you are eager to get closer to its source and run between its jets, avoiding them. Will you be able to do it without getting wet? We hope so, because on the sides of this square there are streets that will take you to the Grand Master's Palace and the Manoel Theatre, it is the third oldest in Europe! Nearby is the Anglican Cathedral of Saint Paul, where its towers are a must-see, you will have one of the best panoramic views of the island! We will finish our tour of the capital in the Barrakka Gardens or the Upper Gardens, they will leave you speechless! Being located at the highest part of the wall you will get the best views of the port.
To end the morning, we recommend a boat trip, with which you can visit the islands of Gozo, Comino and Blue Lagoon. In addition to having a great time, you will have the opportunity to visit places like Dwejra Bay, also known as Azure Window. It will be one of the best experiences of your days in Malta!
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Where to eat
Maltese cuisine is greatly influenced, like its language, by the Turkish and Italian culture, so their most typical dishes have a mixture of both. If you like fish, we recommend that you try the lampuki, which is quite similar to sea bream and is the island's star dish. One of the best places to taste it is Marsaxlokk, where in addition to very good places to eat, You can take a pleasant walk where the little boats are the icing on the cake of these beautiful views.
Another of its best-known foods is ftira, a bread that is usually filled with tuna, tomato, olives and pickles. And to accompany, Don't miss a Cisk! The Maltese's favorite blonde.
In the afternoon
With a full stomach, we suggest you take a walk around Mdina, the former capital of Malta. Lovers of the series “Game of Thrones” is sure to recognize some of its streets, since several of its scenes have been filmed here. For more than one, this is surely reason enough, but if you don't know the series, you will like it even more since, the moment you set foot in it, you will be transported to medieval times. It is also known as the “City of Silence”, so there are many who recommend taking a walk in the evening.
We suggest that you end your visit in the Dingli Cliffs, where in addition to having a great feeling of freedom, you can contemplate a wonderful sunset. You are sure to get photos that have nothing to envy of a postcard!
And even though the sun has set, we still have many hours ahead of us! What is your style? Whatever it is, in Malta you will find the place to have a great time and make it a memorable night.
If you want to go out partying in the capital, the St Julian neighborhood awaits you with the open doors of its bars and pubs so you can enjoy the Maltese night until late into the night. If you are one of those who like discs more, don't settle for one! Enter all those that you find along the way, as it will be the only way to discover the authentic charm of Malta's night. If you are one of those who want to spend the whole night in the same place, don't think twice: Bj's Live Music Club It is your place. Let yourself be surprised by their styles and theme parties, every day of the week they have a different one!