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Valletta Small-Group Walking Tour

Highlights
  • Explore Valletta, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, in a small group with a guide
  • See the Grandmaster’s Palace, St. John’s Co-Cathedral, and Fort St. Elmo
  • Learn about Malta’s history, culture, and architecture from your local guide
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Valletta Small-Group Walking Tour
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Overview
With so much to see in such a compact area, a walking tour is by far the most convenient way to experience UNESCO-listed Valletta. But large groups can be crowded and impersonal. This Valletta walking tour is limited to 30 people, meaning personal attention as you check off the sights: perfect for first-time visitors or anyone with limited time.
What to Expect
Join your guide and small group in the heart of Valletta. After a brief overview of the city’s history since the Knights of St. John (Hospitallers) built it in 1565, stroll past star attractions from the Baroque era: the Auberge de Castille, St. John’s Co-Cathedral, and the Church of St. Paul’s Shipwreck. Hear tales of Maltese history as you view the Grandmaster’s Palace.
See sights from the new Parliament building and the ruins of the Royal Theater to Fort St. Elmo and the Siege Bell War Memorial. Wander the charming Barrakka Gardens with their sweeping views across Grand Harbor as you learn about modern Valletta. Finally, bid guide and group farewell in central Valletta.
Reviews (129)
1 - 5 of 114 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Excellent Tour

Thank you for a wonderful guided tour of Valletta. Matthew was very informative, friendly and gave an excellent historical account of Malta. I would recommend this tour to anyone visiting valletta

Thank 330markj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Highly recommend

Mario was a brilliant guide and encyclopedia of fascinating historical and cultural information about Valetta and Malta as a whole. This tour was almost 3 hours and worth every minute- and well worth the price. We recommend you do this tour at the very start...More

Thank anakala
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A well-informed guided walk around the main sights of Valetta

Matthew was an excellent guide- friendly, approachable and very knowledgeable. The walk lasted about 2 and a half hours which went very quickly. It was well worth the money.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank stephen t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Walking and Boat Trip

Very reasonable priced . Lot to see and lovely atmosphere. Weather is almost guaranteed. Really enjoyed the tour.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank esteem1
Reviewed 11 December 2018
Lovely compact city, lots to see

A good way to get a sense of Valletta’s history and layout, and to locate those places to revisit and spend more time. Michael was a great guide, who gave an excellent and interesting overview of history, geography and architecture. He could also field questions...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank C7698CQcatherineh
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X4243XNrobertg
15 January 2019|
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Response from FarAway62912415462 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I would have said so. The tour usually starts near the main gate at 10:00. You should be able to check on their website and contact them if in doubt.
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Relax09412278807
29 December 2018|
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Response from 478elsabej |
Will this 3 hour walking tour of Valletta be open in March 2019 And is it always the same guide Mario
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William B
2 December 2018|
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Response from Domenic N | Reviewed this property |
It is definitely an easy walk through Valletta. The guide stops frequently to explain the architecture and history. Highly recommended for an orientation of the town.
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