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 Excelsior Grand
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)
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 020 7808 6780 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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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ILM2017: 6 Nights