Destination: Malta / Central Mediterranean
Experiences: St John’s Catherdral, Comino – Buzz of the sun, Deep Sea diving, UNESCO temples of Ggantija, Blue Grott
Duration: 06 nights / 07 days
Visa requirements: Indian passport holders need to obtain Schengen visa prior to the departure
In Malta, you can span the millennia with an astonishing array of things to discover. Wherever you go, the scenery and architecture provide a spectacular backdrop. The colors are striking, honey colored stone against the deepest of Mediterranean blues. Discover Malta’s rich and varied historic and artistic legacy with expert like Dr Konstantine Politis. Malta has preserved all traces of its extraordinary past, from Neolithic temples dating back 5,000 years to the elegant city of Valetta, created by the valour of the Knights of St John, and outstanding artworks by Caravaggio. The island’s archaeology, architecture and art are set against a backdrop of beautiful landscapes.
If you are looking for uninterrupted sunshine then the summer months are the best time to visit. However, Malta is also an excellent winter destination if you want to go for a walking or activity holiday the cooler months are just the ticket, although November and December tend to be the months with the most rain. The Maltese Islands have an extremely rich culture, entwined with their eclectic history and dating back hundreds of years. As a result, the Islands are home to numerous lively activities and events, including annual feasts and special occasions. Among the many festivals and traditions is Carnival, held for a week in February, ahead of the more sombre period of Lent. On this occasion, children and adults dress in fancy costumes and join extravagant parades with bright Carnival floats in Valletta.
Allow our Milestone holiday experts to create the cultural and memorable holiday and any onward adventuring to Sicily if you want to relive the scenes from Godfather.
* The cost mentioned are indicative and are for land arrangements only.
* Cost of visa and flights not included in the indicative pricing given.