One-Week Malta City Break in Valletta

Aerial view of Lady of Mount Carmel church, St.Paul's Cathedral in Valletta embankment city center, Malta
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8 days & 7 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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7 nights included
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Immerse yourself in the charm of Valletta on this 8-day city break in Malta, where cultural delights and exciting experiences await!

Experience the ultimate Valletta city break with this perfectly planned holiday package. This trip includes 7 nights in Valletta at one of the best hotels in the city. Let us take care of the details so you can fully enjoy all the attractions and activities the city has to offer. Whether you're seeking to discover the rich cultural heritage of Valletta or indulge in its delicious culinary scene, this holiday package has got you covered.

The home for your 8-day holiday in Valletta will be one of the city’s best hotels. You’ll choose from a great selection of places to stay, all conveniently located in downtown Valletta, close to many of the top attractions and best restaurants in the city. Valletta offers excellent hotels for every budget, ensuring travelers a fantastic city break. You can rest assured that we will always recommend the best available places to stay in the city.

During your vacation in Valletta, you'll get the chance to experience some of the best things to see and do in the city. Upper Barrakka Gardens, Triton Fountain, and St. John's Co-Cathedral are only a few of the many spectacular attractions and sights you’ll find on your carefully planned travel itinerary.

Maximize your holiday experience in Valletta by customizing each day with exciting tours and tickets. Whether you're tracing the footsteps of history through iconic landmarks, savoring the rich flavors of Malta's traditional cuisine, or uncovering the city's best-kept secrets on guided tours, Valletta promises an adventure tailored to every traveler's passion. With a diverse selection of immersive experiences to choose from, your time in Valletta is sure to be anything but ordinary.

Between sightseeing and activities, you will enjoy plenty of time to wander through Valletta's best shopping streets and markets. Let the unique souvenirs you find serve as fond reminders of your city break in Malta.

This travel plan is designed to include everything you need to experience the best of Valletta. By booking this vacation package, you can avoid spending hours researching and planning your city break and jump straight to enjoying it. Let the experts take care of the details so you can relax and make the most of your time in Malta.

To make sure the city break is fully tailored to your interests and preferences, you can easily customize each day of your journey. Our intuitive trip planning puts you in control, ensuring that every moment in Valletta reflects your unique travel style.

Book with us to get an expertly curated step-by-step travel itinerary and access to 24/7 personal travel support before, during, and after your city break in Valletta.

The best hotels, flights, activities, and tours in Valletta fill up quickly, so it's advisable to book your holiday package in advance. Select a date and start planning your city break in Valletta as early as today. Join us and discover the enchanting beauty of Valletta, Malta!

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Hotel, 7 nights
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Aerial view of Lady of Mount Carmel church, St.Paul's Cathedral in Valletta embankment city center, Malta.Valletta / 7 nights

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Photo of fountain in Upper Barrakka Gardens, Valletta, Malta.Upper Barrakka Gardens
Photo of the famous Triton fountain, three bronze Tritons holding up a huge basin, in front of the City Gate in Valletta.Triton Fountain
Photo of exterior view of Saint John's Co-Cathedral in Valletta, Malta.St John's Co-Cathedral
Photo of entrance to the city gates of Valletta, Malta.Valletta City Gate
Photo of Lower Barrakka public garden and the monument to Alexander Ball in old town Valletta, capital of Malta.Lower Barrakka Gardens
Photo of aerial view of Valletta Waterfront and cruise ship liner port of Valletta, Malta.Valletta Waterfront
National War Museum - Fort St Elmo, Valletta, South Eastern Region, MaltaNational War Museum - Fort St Elmo
Casa Rocca PiccolaCasa Rocca Piccola
The Malta Experience, Valletta, South Eastern Region, MaltaThe Malta Experience
Hastings Garden Malta, Valletta, South Eastern Region, MaltaHastings Garden Malta
St. Publius' Square (The Granaries), Floriana, South Eastern Region, MaltaPjazza San Publiju
Entrance to the Lascaris War Rooms, St. James Ditch in Valletta, Malta.The Lascaris War Rooms
beautiful european landscape with Basilica Our Lady Mount Carmel to Valletta from Sliema, MaltaBasilica of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
St. Paul's Cathedral, Valletta, South Eastern Region, MaltaSt Paul's Cathedral
St Elmo Heritage buildingSt Elmo Heritage building
The Saint Publius Parish Church
St George Square and Palace Armoury in Old Town of Valletta in the morning, Capital city of MaltaPalace Armoury
Lion Fountain, Floriana, South Eastern Region, MaltaLion Fountain
Malta Postal Museum & Arts Hub, Valletta, South Eastern Region, MaltaMalta Postal Museum & Arts Hub

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Day 1 – Valletta - arrival day

Day 1

Day 1 – Valletta - arrival day

  • Valletta - Arrival day
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  • Lower Barrakka Gardens
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Your exciting city break begins as soon as you arrive in the beautiful city of Valletta. You’ll stay in Valletta for 7 nights.

Begin your sightseeing with a visit to Lower Barrakka Gardens. This park is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 12,112 reviews.

When the afternoon arrives, make your way to the hotel of your choice in downtown Valletta. Check-in at hotels in Malta normally starts around 2 to 3 PM. Each accommodation option in Valletta offers a unique blend of comfort and style in addition to prime access to the city’s top attractions.

After a long day of sightseeing, try one of the best restaurants in Valletta.

Make your stay in Valletta one for the books by indulging in an unforgettable culinary experience at Under Grain, a 1 Michelin star-rated gem acclaimed by food experts. Its delightful modern cuisine and the praise from satisfied patrons speak of its outstanding quality. Under Grain ensures your dining experience will be nothing short of extraordinary.

Another Michelin restaurant in Valletta you shouldn’t miss is the Bib-Gourmand awardee Noni. With 1 Michelin star rating, it’s a haven for food lovers and enthusiasts. Noni proudly maintains an outstanding reputation, attracting diners from near and far, all delighted by its modern culinary offerings.

ION Harbour by Simon Rogan is not just another restaurant in Valletta. Its 1-Michelin star menu promises to tantalize your taste buds and take you on a gastronomic adventure. This Bib-Gourmand awarded restaurant’s mediterranean dishes and numerous glowing reviews from satisfied patrons have solidified its reputation as a culinary gem in Valletta.

If you’re in the mood for a drink, visit 67 Kapitali, one of the top bars in the city. An excellent place to unwind and enjoy a refreshing evening drink, 67 Kapitali has earned an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,188 customers.

Alternatively, you could enjoy a toast with locals and other travelers at Cafe Society, a crowd-favorite. Around 733 customers have rated their experience at Cafe Society an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Celebrate the start of your 8-day city break in Valletta with a toast!

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Day 2 – Valletta

Day 2

Day 2 – Valletta

  • Valletta
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  • Triton Fountain
  • Valletta City Gate
  • Hastings Garden Malta
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On day 2 of your city break, you will set out to discover Valletta, including some of the most amazing things to see and do in the city. You’ll stay 6 nights in Valletta and enjoy plenty of time for exploring.

Make Triton Fountain your first stop of the day. Previous visitors have rated this fountain an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 18,614 reviews.

Next up, make a stop at Valletta City Gate. With an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 14,406 visitors, it's easy to understand why so many people visit this city gate every year.

Hastings Garden Malta is another attraction you can visit on this day of your vacation. This park has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,339 visitors.

If you have an appetite for more adventure, check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Valletta on this day of your trip. You'll find the most recommended ones below.

After a long day of sightseeing, try one of the best restaurants in Valletta.

Make sure to book a table at Papannis Restaurant, a popular restaurant in Valletta. This acclaimed restaurant and its mouthwatering dishes have earned the admiration of food lovers. Its commitment to culinary excellence is evident in its 4.8 out of 5-star rating from 906 satisfied guests.

Do not miss the opportunity to dine at Yard 32 Gin & Tapas Bar during your stay in Valletta. This popular dining spot boasts a tantalizing menu, earning a remarkable rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars, esteemed by 874 satisfied guests.

Order some of the best-tasting cocktails and celebrate the night away at Is-Suq Tal-Belt - Valletta Food Market. This famous bar in Valletta has a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 6,890 customers.

You can also check out an equally popular bar in the area, The Queen Victoria City Pub, Valletta. This amazing place never disappoints with its variety of drinks and fantastic ambiance. The Queen Victoria City Pub, Valletta has received an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,155 customers.

Reflect on the adventures of the day as you unwind in the comfort of your hotel in Valletta. Tomorrow holds new possibilities and discoveries!

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Day 3 – Valletta

Day 3

Day 3 – Valletta

  • Valletta
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  • Upper Barrakka Gardens
  • The Lascaris War Rooms
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Wake up to day 3 of your exciting city break in Valletta. You still have 5 nights left in Valletta, and we recommend that you spend this day relaxing, sightseeing, and dining at the most wonderful places the city has to offer. Here's how you can make the most of today!

Make Upper Barrakka Gardens one of your first sightseeing stops in Valletta. Rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 28,333 travelers, a visit to this local attraction makes for a great introduction to the area.

The Lascaris War Rooms is a worthwhile attraction you can visit next. This museum is a valued place of interest in the area, with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,201 reviews.

Don’t forget to check out all the popular tours and activities you can add to your travel plan. Malta is a beautiful travel destination that offers plenty of unique tours that will enhance your vacation experience. Explore and select your activities below.

After a full day of exploring, we recommend you try one of the best places to eat in Valletta. Enjoy the local flavors, unwind, and reflect on the day's adventures.

Reserve your spot at Amorino Gelato - Valletta, a popular local restaurant in Valletta. This culinary hotspot and its flavorful dishes have left a lasting impression on guests. Its dedication to culinary mastery is reflected by its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 2,277 satisfied guests.

Make it a priority to experience Trattoria Romana Zero Sei during your stay in Valletta. This popular local restaurant offers an unparalleled menu, with a rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, by 1,744 discerning guests.

Wrap up your evening by visiting the renowned Grano, a must-visit hotspot in the city of Valletta. This bar has garnered an impressive average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars, backed by 671 delighted customers.

Alternatively, quench your thirst at the popular Kingsway Bar & restaurant, consistently rated 4.4 out of 5 stars in reviews.

Savor the memories of an amazing day in Valletta, Malta!

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Day 4 – Valletta

Day 4

Day 4 – Valletta

  • Valletta
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  • St John's Co-Cathedral
  • Palace Armoury
  • Malta Postal Museum & Arts Hub
  • Casa Rocca Piccola
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As day 4 dawns in Valletta, embark on another day of exploration and adventure. Discover the city's vibrant culture, delicious cuisine, and captivating sights at your own pace. With 4 nights left, the possibilities for discovery are endless.

Be one of the day’s first visitors at St. John's Co-Cathedral. This cathedral is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 16,793 visitors.

When you’re finished at St. John's Co-Cathedral, head to Palace Armoury. This one-of-a-kind military museum is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 393 reviews.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit Malta Postal Museum & Arts Hub. This museum is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 131 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore more, then consider a visit to Casa Rocca Piccola. This palace is a much-appreciated attraction with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 2,396 visitors.

To do something one-of-a-kind on this day of your trip, you can join a tour. You can discover all of the most fun and eye-opening experiences in your destination below and secure your spot here.

When it’s time for dinner, try one of the most popular restaurants in Valletta. Make sure to reserve a table in advance, as the best restaurants fill up quickly.

Have a delightful culinary experience when you dine at Nenu The Artisan Baker. Favored by many foreign travelers and locals, this restaurant in Valletta boasts a carefully curated and enticing menu. Its delectable dishes have earned it an impressive rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from around 1,520 visitors.

Another dining spot you shouldn’t miss while in Valletta is La Pira Maltese Kitchen. It has garnered a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,493 diners thanks to its impeccable menu options and flavors.

Quench your thirst after a long day of adventure at Cheeky Monkey Gastropub Valletta, a prime hotspot for fun and relaxation seekers in the city. Cheeky Monkey Gastropub Valletta boasts an impressive 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 871 customers.

Or, try the exciting drinks at Gugar Hangout & BAR, a vibrant place where locals and travelers converge for spirited toasts and amazing stories. Gugar Hangout & BAR has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 607 customers.

As the day draws to a close, bask in the tranquility of Valletta by night. With memories made and adventures ahead, rest well and embrace the journey anew tomorrow.

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Day 5 – Valletta

Day 5

Day 5 – Valletta

  • Valletta
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  • National War Museum - Fort St Elmo
  • The Malta Experience
  • St Elmo Heritage building
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Wake up to day 5 of your vacation in Valletta. With 3 nights left, you'll have ample time to explore and savor all Valletta has to offer.

Begin your sightseeing with a visit to National War Museum - Fort St Elmo. This museum is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 7,235 reviews.

Next up, make your way to The Malta Experience. This museum has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 2,087 reviews.

When you’re ready for your next sight of the day, continue to St. Elmo. This sightseeing destination has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 677 visitors.

Immerse yourself in the local scene through top-rated tours and activities. You can choose from a wide variety of easy to challenging tours and easily add them to your travel package below.

You have plenty of options for restaurants and bars in Valletta. So when you’re hungry or need a break from exploring, all you have to do is take your pick.

Don't miss out on experiencing Rampila Restaurant, a renowned dining spot in Valletta. This restaurant's rich flavors have left a lasting impression on diners. Its dedication to culinary perfection is evident in its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 1,184 satisfied guests.

Make a reservation at The Submarine while immersing yourself in Valletta. This distinguished restaurant offers imaginative dishes, with a remarkable rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 716 guests.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Valletta. At King's Own Band Club Bar And Restaurant, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 707 customers.

Alternatively, unwind and relive your best memories of this day of your adventure at The Pub, another popular bar in the city. Customers have rated this fantastic bar an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 1,812 reviews.

Raise your glass and relax after another amazing day in Valletta, Malta.

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Day 6 – Valletta

Day 6

Day 6 – Valletta

  • Valletta
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  • St Paul's Cathedral
  • Basilica of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
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On day 6 of your fun city break in Valletta, you’ll experience more of the best attractions and activities in the city. You now have 2 nights left in Valletta.

Seize the day by visiting some of the best attractions in the area, like St. Paul's Cathedral. This extraordinary church has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 782 visitors.

Next, make your way to Basilica of Our Lady of Mount Carmel. This minor basilica is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 1,027 reviews.

To immerse yourself in more memorable moments in Valletta, check out the best-rated tours the region offers. You can discover and choose from all of the top-rated activities you can do on this day in Valletta below.

When it’s time to eat, Valletta has restaurants and bars to suit all budgets.

Don't forget to book a table at Trattoria di Mare Valletta, a well-known eatery in Valletta. This popular restaurant and its sumptuous cuisine have won the hearts of food lovers. Its commitment to a delicious menu is evident in its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 947 satisfied guests.

Ensure you visit Museum Cafe while exploring Valletta. This popular restaurant offers a delicious menu, distinguished with a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars, celebrated by 703 discerning guests.

For a sip of relaxation, head over to StrEat, a top-notch spot in the city scene. Whether you're unwinding solo or with pals, StrEat has charmed many with its 4.2 out of 5-star rating, as attested by 1,501 happy guests.

Or, join the buzz at Bridge Bar, where locals and fellow explorers gather for good times and good chats. Bridge Bar captures hearts with its 4.4 out of 5-star rating, drawing acclaim from 1,016 merry-makers.

No matter where in Valletta you end up, an amazing evening of relaxation and enjoyment is guaranteed.

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Day 7 – Valletta

Day 7

Day 7 – Valletta

  • Valletta
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  • Lion Fountain
  • The Saint Publius Parish Church
  • Pjazza San Publiju
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Get ready for another exciting day in Valletta on day 7 of your city break! From historical sites to modern attractions, there's something for everyone to enjoy. With 1 night ahead, make the most of your time and create unforgettable memories in Valletta.

Your sightseeing of the day begins at Lion Fountain, a remarkable fountain where it’s easy to get lost in exploration. This top attraction is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 187 reviews.

Next, satisfy your wanderlust at The Saint Publius Parish Church. This church has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 555 travelers.

Pjazza San Publiju is another must-visit attraction. This renowned sightseeing destination offers a memorable experience, well worth a stop on your self-guided sightseeing tour. Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,330 travelers, it's one of the more popular places to see in the area.

You can learn more about Valletta today by going on a tour. Valletta offers many top-rated tours and unique experiences that will inspire you. You can browse and select your favorites below.

Exploring the most popular attractions in Malta can make you lose track of time. Be sure to grab something to eat at one of the best restaurants in Valletta.

Many previous guests have raved about this restaurant.

After your meal, continue your getaway at one of the hottest bars in the city, Kamy Cocktail Bar Valletta. This bar has an impressive average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars by 448 customers.

Alternatively, you can grab a few shots of your favorite drink and have an amazing night at the famous Alchemy Cocktail Bar. This incredible bar has a vibrant atmosphere and plays great music, worthy of its average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 380 customers.

Get some rest at your hotel in preparation for another wonderful day in Valletta to come!

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Day 8 – Valletta - departure day

Day 8

Day 8 – Valletta - departure day

  • Valletta - Departure day
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  • Valletta Waterfront
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Your city break in Valletta is coming to an end, and it's soon time to say goodbye to the city. Before you leave, make sure to capture a few last moments to cherish your rejuvenating vacation in Malta.

Depending on how much time you have to spare on your departure day, you may want to do some last-minute shopping or sightseeing. Downtown Valletta offers excellent shopping opportunities and is the perfect place to browse for souvenirs and gifts to bring home. Take a walk and discover unique items you can purchase to remind you of your city break in Valletta.

If you would rather go for some last-minute sightseeing, the remarkable The Valletta Waterfront is an attraction you could visit today. This human-made geographic feature has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 8,561 visitors.

Before you conclude your city break in Valletta, drop by a top-rated restaurant for your last chance at a memorable dining experience in the city. Savor the destination's vibrant atmosphere over a delicious meal.

As you conclude your city break in Valletta, treasure the memories you've made. May they accompany you on your journey homeward while carefully planned travel arrangements ensure your safe return. It's time to say, "See you later, Valletta!" and travel onwards.

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