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Do the open top buses run on christmas day and/or the 26th ?

Also the shops in Valletta ...are they open on 26th. Would we be able to visit the caves and other historical sights during christmas week ?

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1. Re: open top bus

I would expect them to be running to Sunday/Public Holiday timetables on Christmas day but normally on the 26th.

The 26th is not a public holiday in Malta.

Some info. here;



This operator however indicates not running Christmas Day;


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Many shops remain open for longer hours in the couple of weeks preceding Christmas and, even though Boxing Day is not a holiday, some shops don't open.

www.exploremalta.com.mt/Tour.aspx?tid=2 - this site says everyday except Christmas Day.

Heritage Malta runs many of the historical sites in Malta - and it seems that they do open on the 26th Maybe you could e-mail them for confirmation www.heritagemalta.org/visiting/visiting.html

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3. Re: open top bus

I would not expect the open top tours to be running on Christmas Day.

Also be aware that whilst the ordinary public bus services will be running some sort of service, there is usually a 3-4 hour gap in service between about midday and 3pm to allow the drivers to have Christmas lunch with their families.


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