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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Fly to Valletta and transfer to the Phoenicia Hotel / Casa Ellul 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 17th-century palace. (B)
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)
Transfer to Valletta airport and fly home. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Featuring some of the most luxurious
accommodation throughout the tour. Prices are
based on the standard category, unless indicated
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call [insert number on brochure] or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk.
The boutique Casa Ellul is a family run hotel, housed in a neoclassic 19th century building. All of the guestrooms feature soft pastel colours, coupled with modern furniture and high ceilings. The centre piece of Casa Ellul is the shaded courtyard, which offers a peaceful haven away from the hustle and bustle of Valletta. The property is ideally located to explore Malta's capital and is located next to the Manoel theatre and only a few minutes' walk to the Co-Cathedral.
Features: 8 rooms, 1 breakfast room, bar, Wi-Fi.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, kettle, television,...
Just a short walk from many of Valletta's sights and overlooking Marsamxetto Harbour the 5 star Phoenicia Hotel is the perfect base to explore the small island of Malta. The hotel décor has a chic Mediterranean feel with modern amenities. The facilities include an outdoor swimming pool with views of the city's 16th century bastions and choice of three restaurants and a...
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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ILM2018: 6 Nights