Saga Holidays - Europe and the Mediterranean Feb 2019-Mar 2020 Trade
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MALTA Marsalforn To find out more visit saga.co.uk/malta Gozo Cirkewwa Solana Hotel & Spa Melliea Bugibba Qawra Seashells Resort at Suncrest Hotel St Paul's Bay Malta Mosta St John's Mdina Co-Cathedral St Julian's Valletta Hypogeum Luqa Tarxien Temples Qrendi Hagar Qim Blue Grotto Malta Enjoy the relaxed Mediterranean charm of this friendly island... embrace the wonderful all-year-round climate... discover medieval architecture as well as familiar British sights... St Paul's According to legend, St Paul was shipwrecked here in AD60, and today this is the island's largest summer resort. Qawra is a purpose built resort with a host of great bars, cafés and restaurants where you can sample some of Malta's speciality seafood dishes, while Salina Bay sits away from the busier resorts and offers a peaceful retreat. Valletta, capital of Malta Mellieha Mellieha is one of the northern-most villages on Malta and its sleepy old town overlooks the island's largest sandy bay. It is renowned for its beaches and dive sites, and has a fascinating history having been abandoned during Hospitalier rule, rebuilt in the 16th century and fortified in the 17th century, and then developed under British rule. Maltese fishing boat St Johns Co Cathedral Helpful Information The island of Malta, along with the smaller island of Gozo and tiny Comino, lies in the Mediterranean to the south of Sicily. Flying time: 3 hours and 5 minutes from London to Malta. Time difference: GMT +1. Average high temperature °C Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 16 16 18 20 24 29 31 32 28 25 21 19 Figures based on Valletta Why not try... Taking a boat trip to Gozo. A great way to see the coastal beauty of Malta's little sister. Admiring St John's Co-Cathedral. The floor is covered in the marble tomb slabs of the Knights of Malta, and the cathedral displays paintings by Caravaggio. Exploring the megalithic temple complex of Hagar Qim. Built between 3600-3200 BC, this site is older than the pyramids of Egypt! 196