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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“If you are looking for an authentic Maltese meal and don’t feel like traveling too far, this would be your best bet as they’re a short bus ride away from the accommodation and specialize in Maltese quisine.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Bus Station
“This is the oldest freestanding man made structure in the world, which predates the Pyramids and Stone Henge”
  • 33 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“The largest sandy beach on the Maltese Islands. Bus route from Birkirkara is 49”
  • 39 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Church
“this is amazing and got the only signatured painting ticket price is 10 Euro I can give you for 7.5 Euro per ticket'”
  • 37 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Bar
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“Zeppies Pub is the hangout spot for locals, tourist, & expats alike. The pub is a great place to grab a hot espresso & toast in the mornings before going to explore the island. Friday-Sundays starting between 8-9pm there is a variety of live music. Zeppies draws a great crowed at night, always a good time.”
  • 24 locals recommend
History Museum
“they can be found outside of Mdina in Rabat. they are interconnected, underground cemeteries that were used up to the 4th Century.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Garden
“Very quite place where one can enjoy some quality time with loved ones. This is where the President’s residential palace is. It is accessible to the public. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bay
“#3 on my top beach list (there are ten billion steps to get down to it - which is fine if you want to skip your workout the day you go there)”
  • 18 locals recommend
Church
“The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Blessed Virgin of Ta' Pinu is a Roman Catholic minor basilica and national shrine located some 700 metres (2,300 ft) from the village of Għarb on the island of Gozo, the sister island of Malta”
  • 16 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“Amazing views and shapes in the rocks by the sea take picture at sunset amazing light and colour MUST DO take amazing family pictures”
  • 21 locals recommend
  • 2 Experiences
Church
“Mosta Doma is the most fascinating church on the island with one of the biggest domes in the world.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Boat or Ferry
“The only way to get to Valletta - there is nothing like taking the 10 minute ferry right from Sliema to Valletta - it casts you back in time and it makes you smile. Forget the road.... ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“a Neolithic burial site that was discovered in 1902, the stucture iskept at a controlled temperature to preserve it. PLEASE book in advance as only a limited amount of people allowed at timed viewings.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Live music on weekends, trendy spot everyone enjoys! Perfect for late evening food, followed by some drinks and a dance. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Gululu – Kcina Maltija, is the only casual diner in St. Julian’s with a full menu of Maltese food. Restaurant is in fact one of the best places on the island to taste favourite local dishes including: Typical Ftira – Maltese Pizza – from our traditional wood burning bread oven with various delicious toppings Għaġin il-forn (baked macaroni) Aljotta (fish soup) Fenek Stuffat (rabbit slow braised in white wine) Recommend!!!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“The biggest sandy beach in the whole Island only 3 bus stop away from you or you can reach with 20 minutes comfortable walk.”
  • 22 locals recommend