Staying in the island’s finest two hotels, the
Excelsior Grand Hotel in Valletta and the
boutique Xara Palace in Mdina, this private
journey offers an insight into the main island
of Malta, which has a history that predates
the pyramids in Egypt by more than 2,000
years. Stay in the crusader-built capital,
Valletta, for 3 nights and then transfer
to the medieval walled town of Mdina for
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Morning flight from
London Heathrow, Gatwick, Manchester or
Birmingham with Air Malta; or from Belfast
International, London Gatwick, Liverpool,
Manchester or Newcastle with easyJet. Transfer
to the Excelsior Grand Hotel for 3 nights. (N)
Full days at leisure or
optional excursions to explore the capital of
the island, Valletta, or visit the Unesco world
heritage sites of Tarxien and Hagar Qim. (B)
Morning transfer from
Valletta to Mdina. Stay 3 nights at the Xara
Palace Hotel, housed in a converted 17thcentury
Full days at leisure to explore
Mdina. Known as the silent city, Mdina is a
medieval walled citadel with magnificent views
over the island. Close to Mdina is the small
village of Rabat, which has an early Christian
underground complex named after St Paul. (B)
Late morning transfer to
the airport for your flight with Air Malta
or easyJet. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
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The Excelsior Grand Hotel features a blend of traditional and contemporary decor and sits on the waterfront, just a short walk away from the many sights, restaurants and cafes of the world heritage-listed city of Valletta. The well-positioned hotel affords spectacular views of Marsamxett Harbour, the sea and Fort Manoel.
Features: 426 rooms & suites, 5 restaurants, 4 bars, indoor and outdoor swimming pool, spa, gym.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, television, minibar, safe, tea & coffee facilities,...
Once a 17th century palace, the Xara Palace is a Relais & Chateaux hotel located in the historic city of Mdina, the old capital city of Malta. The hotel has been meticulously restored and guest rooms and suites feature period pieces as well as original paintings by Maltese and international artists. The hotel has an a la carte restaurant and cocktail bar, a small fitness centre and sauna and a rooftop perch offering views of the surrounding...
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