In the hustle and bustle of the city, it is always important to take time to wind down. Many people go for a local destination. Why not go big and plan a getaway to Malta? Composed of three equally beautiful but different islands, the country offers a wide variety of diving and tour experiences, perfect for the adventurer in you. If you are not sure what you will find in this country, here’s what Malta has to offer:
Awesome Dive Sites
The crystal-clear waters of Malta make diving a truly delightful experience as it offers excellent visibility even 30 metres under the water. You can behold the magnificent reefs and caves hidden beneath the Mediterranean Sea, as well as various wreck sites that exudes mystery and history.
You can experience the wonders of conservation sites in Malta as you tour the numerous dive sites in the country. Feel like an explorer as you glide around the ruins of the wrecked ferries, MV Xlendi and Um El Faroud. Revel in the vast blue water as you go through the aptly called Blue Lagoon in Camino. Other sights you can see during your dive includes twists and turns of the Billinghurst Cave, the colourful Cominoto Reef and the breathtaking Dwejra Point.
Fulfilling Cultural Experiences
Malta is known for its rich history and culture, making it the perfect destination those with a penchant for knowledge and experiences. From great architectural masterpieces to numerous cultural and historical hubs such as art and war museums, you are sure to satisfy your thirst for learning.
To truly immerse yourself on Maltese culture, trying native delicacies is your best bet. Remember, food is a huge part of any nation’s culture. Make sure to get a taste of everyday local dishes such as minestra, lampuki pie, stuffed octopus and bragoli. You can also mingle with the locals to know more about their day-to-day experience and even their language.
Know what sites to visit and what food to try, but have no idea about where to stay? Good thing you can easily find a leisurely and convenient accommodation that can satisfy your needs. If you are looking for a hotel with an incredible view and an amazing location, check out St. Julians Bay Hotel, the Preluna Hotel & Spa or the Plaza Hotel. These establishments are suitable for divers and non-divers alike, making them perfect options for large groups and families.
If you are looking for a dive shop, you can easily get in touch with dive operations in the area. They offer various related services including equipment rentals, dive courses and tours.
When travelling, there is nothing better than making the most out of your trip. From exploring the everything above water to diving deep and discovering what’s hidden underneath, your trip to Malta will surely be a fulfilling vacation. Now that you know what you can expect from this beautiful country, you can maximise your experience and satisfy your inner explorer.