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Upper Barrakka Gardens

40 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Alex
Alex
November 22, 2019
Lovely views of one of Europe's sea ports.
Jessica
Jessica
November 08, 2019
Best view of the grand harbour is from here TIP: go for sunset on a nice day, and then take elevator down and ferry to the three cities its lovely
Janet
Janet
September 07, 2019
From the Upper Barrakka Gardens you can enjoy a spectacular view of the the Birgu, Bormla and Senglea, also known as the Three Cities. The mouth of the Grand Harbour faces north east and is bounded to the north by Fort St Elmo, and is further sheltered by an isolated breakwater. The Harbour is…
Roberta
Roberta
August 13, 2019
Incredible views - have an ice cream or a beer here and take in the views
Jerry
Jerry
July 03, 2019
A must see if you visit Valletta, also includes a cafe/restaurant (expect high tourist prices though). Amazing views.

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Establishment
“Fort Saint Elmo is a star fort in Valletta, Malta. It stands on the seaward shore of the Sciberras Peninsula that divides Marsamxett Harbour from Grand Harbour, and commands the entrances to both harbours along with Fort Tigné and Fort Ricasoli. It is best known for its role in the Great Siege of Malta of 1565. Just been restored to its former glory.”
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Garden
“Quieter than the upper barrakka gardens with more trees but still the views are spectacular ”
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Establishment
“Great views while you calmly travel to and fro from Sliema to valletta - it’s a fast and efficient service ”
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Library
“Also known as the Bibliotheca it was founded in 1776 by Grand Master Emmanuel de Rohan-Polduc as a reference library. It has been the legal deposit library since 1925 and has the largest collection of Melitensia along with that of the University of Malta. The library also contains archives of the Order of St John, the University of Mdina and the University of Valletta. The Bibliotheca is housed in a late 18th century neoclassical building close to the Grand Masters Palace.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
“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
Location
292 Triq Sant' Orsla
Il-Belt Valletta
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 10:00 PM
Wifi
Yes
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