The beautiful old city within the Cittadella in Victoria will be lit up for the evening with a festival of lights – Lejl Imkebbes (Mediterranean Diwali) which is taking place next month.
A wonderful magical atmosphere will be created with the quaint narrow streets illuminated by more than 30,000 candles of all forms.
The Cittadella also has a breathtaking 360-degree panorama of Gozo’s hills, valleys, villages and churches, as well as the view across to Malta.
The evening promises enjoyment for all the family, with numerous activities, including historic reenactments, extended and cheaper entrance to museums, the opening of other public venues of interest, live entertainment and children’s activities.
Visitors can also take the opportunity to taste different specialities with food stalls offering both Maltese and other food, with the emphasis on Indian, there will be something to suit all tastes and ages.
Lejl Imkebbes is taking place on Saturday, the 16th of March, from 6pm onwards. Entrance is free. .
This event is organised in collaboration with Ministry for Gozo, Visit Malta and VisitGozo.com
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