Malta has over 7000 years of history and is brimming with attractions and landmarks, all available for you to discover on your own terms aboard this hop-on hop-off bus.
The two routes with more than 37 stops ensure that you don’t miss any of the sights. You can choose between a 1 or 2 days ticket, whichever suits your schedule the best!
Board the bus at any of the conveniently located stops, hop off for a visit to one of the many attractions, and hop back on when you’re ready. Travel on the bus as much as you like for 1 or 2 days.
- Enjoy Malta sightseeing on an action-packed hop-on, hop-off bus tour covering popular attractions
- 50 points of interest along the routes ensure you don’t miss a single landmark or attraction
- Hop on and off at any of the well-placed stops and visit attractions of your choice
- With two routes encompassing over 37 stops your exploration of eclectic Malta could not be more in-depth
- Visit attractions like Valletta – War Museum, Blue Grotto cave, San Anton Gardens, Marsaxlokk Fishing Village & more
- Explore Malta at your own leisurely pace without bothering about commuting and parking problems
- Audio commentary in 10 languages ensures that you don’t miss a thing!
When does it run?
Your ticket is valid for 1 or 2 days.
Buses depart from 8:00am – 2:30pm, every 30 minutes
First Tour: 8:00am to 2:30pm, every 30 minutes
North Route Commentary Points: 1. Bugibba (Topaz Hotel) 2. Bugibba Jetty (Seatrips Outlet) 3. Bugibba Main Square 4. Bugibba (Santana Hotel) 5. Malta National Aquarium 6. Qawra Palace Hotel (Opposite CitySightseeing Outlet) 7. Qawra Seafront (Opposite CitySightseeing Outlet) 8. Bellavista Hotel, Qawra 9. Mediterraneo Marine Park 10. ITS Roundabout – (Radisson Blue / San Gorg Corinthia Hotel) 11. St George’s Bay, St Julians (City Sightseeing Route Stage) 12. Westin Dragonara, St Julians 13. Hilton Malta, St Julians 14. Spinola Bay, St Julians 15. Balluta Bay, St Juians 16. Sliema Seafront (Opposite Preluna Hotel) 17. Sliema Ferries (Opposite Mc Donalds & Stop For Harbour Cruise) 18. Opposite Bayview Hotel (CitySightseeing Outlet) 19.Valletta (Phoenicia Hotel) – Stop for Valletta Main Gate 20. Valletta Waterfront Terminus (Change to South Route) 21. San Anton Gardens – (Presidents Garden) 22. Mdina Main Gate – (The Silent City) 23. Rabat – Domus Romana 24. Ta’ Qali – Filigree Factory (Crafts Village) 25. Ta’ Qali – Valletta Glass (Crafts Village) 26. Ta Qali – Aviation Museum 27. Mosta Church 28.Mgarr Church 29. Golden Bay 1. Bugibba (Topaz Hotel)
First Tour: 9:45am to 3:45pm, every 45 minutes
South Route Commentary Points: 1. Valletta Waterfornt Terminus (Change For North Route) 2. Vittoriosa Waterfront – Maritime Museum 3. Marsaxlokk – Fishing Village 4. Pretty Bay (Birzebbugia) 5. Play Mobil Fun Park 6. Blue Grotto – A natural cave with crystal blue waters 7. Hagar Qim Temples & Mnajdra Temples 8. Valletta – City Center 9. Valletta – Malta Experience & Knights Hospital War Museum & Fort St Elmo 1. Valletta Waterfront Terminus (Change For North Route)
You may board the bus at any stop. The voucher can be exchanged at any of the stops directly with the driver.
You may leave the bus at any stop.
Hop on the bus at any of the stops to start your Malta hop-on, hop-off tour. On this flexible Malta tour, you have the freedom to plan your own sightseeing itinerary. With more than 37 stops covering all of Malta’s main attractions such as the San Anton gardens, the Ta Qali crafts village and the prehistoric Tarxien temples, this tour provides the perfect introduction to the ‘land of honey’ – nicknamed after an endemic species of bee that only exist in Malta.
Enjoy audio commentary in 10 languages and know all there’s to know about this charming archipelago. You could hop off at any of the stops to visit attractions of your choice or sit back and enjoy the entire loop. Enjoy panoramic views of Malta from open top, double-decker buses and pass by popular Malta attractions.
You can choose from two ticket options; 1 or 2 days ticket for further flexibility. First bus along north route arrives at Topaz around 8:30am and the south route will begin at stop 10,’ITS’. Some of the attractions covered by the routes are: •
Vittoriosa Waterfront – Maritime Museum
• Marsaxlokk – Fishing Village
• Hagar Qim Temples & Mnajdra Temples
• Valletta – War Museum & Fort St Elmo
• Malta National Aquarium
• San Anton Gardens – (Presidents Garden)
• Ta Qali – Crafts Village
• Mosta Church
• Golden Bay
You may choose to finish your tour at any of the above mentioned stops at your convenience.
- Unlimited travel for 1 or 2 days
- Audio guide languages: English, Maltese, Danish, Russian, German, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese, Dutch, Greek, Hungarian, Polish, Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish and French.
- Wheelchair access on most of the tour buses.
- Hotel Pick up & Drop off
- Entrance tickets to any sights or museums
South Hop On Hop Off Tour:
Enjoy Malta’s Southern Area Hop On Hop Off Tour. Your open-top bus tour takes you to all of the Southern famous landmarks and reveals Malta’s colourful history. The tour offers you an audio commentary in 16 different languages.
The hop-on, hop-off facility will enable you to get on and off the bus at many places of interest. Your tour also includes a FREE Harbour Cruise around Malta’s Grand Harbour & Marsamxett Harbour. The Malta Sightseeing Tour is a safe and relaxed way to experience the lovely island of Malta and is the perfect introduction and a fun day out for all.
The South/Red Tour departs from Sliema Ferries every 30 minutes starting from 09:00. From Monday to Saturday the last tour leaves Sliema at 1500 hrs while on Sundays the last tour leaves at 14:00.
The tour takes around 3 Hours but you can hop on and off at the following places:
Valletta Bus Terminus, Limestone Heritage, Ħaġar Qim Temples, Wied iż-Żurrieq, Blue Grotto Avenue, Għar Dalam, Birżebbuġia (St Georges Bay), Marsaxlokk (San Luċjan Tower) and (Xatt is-Sajjieda), Ġardin Luqa Briffa, San Girgor Church, Torri Mamo, Marsaskala (Pjazza Dun Tarċis Agius), Rinella, Vittoriosa Waterfront (Freedom Monument), Senglea (Boiler Wharf), Tarxien Temples, Paola, Hypogeum, Valletta/Floriana Waterfront, Auberge de Castille, Vjal il-Ħelsien, Valletta War Museum, Marsamxett Ferry Valletta, Sliema Ferries.
Wheelchair access on most of the tour buses.
Departures: All buses leave from Sliema Ferries (opposite Burger King) every 30 minutes, Monday to Saturday from 09:00 to 15:00 and Sunday from 09:00 to 14:00
North Hop On Hop Off Tour:
See Malta’s Northern Area from the Top Deck of our Open Buses. Your tour takes you around Malta’s Panoramic North. You have the chance to stop in all famous landmarks of our beautiful island. Audio commentary in 16 different languages is available on all buses.
The hop-on, hop-off facility is a great benefit of the Malta Sightseeing that enables you to get on and off the bus at many places of interest. This facility gives you the freedom to plan your own itinerary and explore the magnificent landmarks and exciting attractions for as little or as long as you like. Your tour also includes a FREE Harbour Cruise around Malta’s Grand Harbour & Marsamxett Harbour.
The Malta Sightseeing Tour is a safe and relaxed way to experience the lovely island of Malta and is the perfect introduction and a fun day out for all.
The North/Blue Tour leaves from Sliema Ferries every 30 minutes starting from 09:00. From Monday to Saturday the last tour leaves Sliema at 15:00 while on Sundays the last tour leaves at 1400 hrs.
The tour takes around 3 Hours but you have the chance to hop on and off at the following places:
Valletta Bus Terminus, Ċirkewwa, Mellieħa/Għadira Bay, Mellieħa (near cemetry), Anchor Bay, Xemxija, Mellieħa (Golden Bay), Mġarr (ta’ Ħaġrat/Skorba Temples), Fortizza Dwejar, St Paul’s Bay, Triq Għawdex, Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq, St Julians (St George’s Bay), St Julians (Spinola Bay), Balluta Bay, il-Fortizza ta’ tas-Sliema, Sliema Ferries, Valletta Ferries, Valletta War Museum, Malta Experience, Valletta Waterfront, Auberge de Castille, Mosta Dome, ta’ Qali (Crafts Village/Aviation Museum, National Stadium), Mdina, Rabat (Domus Romana), Magdalene Chapel, Dingli Cliffs.
Wheelchair access on most of the tour buses.
All buses leave from Sliema Ferries (opposite Burger King) every 30 minutes, Monday to Saturday from 09:00 to 15:00 and Sunday from 09:00 to 14:00
Normal price: €20 p/adult / Child: €12 (5-14)
Our price: FREE (For 2 adults or 2 adults and up to 2 children under 15 y.)
Please ensure you read all the below.
Free Malta Activities
If you are British and holidaying, or visiting the St Paul’s Bay (Bugibba or Quawra) area while on Holiday on Malta in the next few days, weeks or months in 2018/2019 then take advantage of one of our FREE activity offers!
Our totally free activities include: Totally free Aquarium Tickets, Blue Grotto & Marsaxlokk market half day tours, Night tour to Valetta, Hop-on / Hop-off (North, South or Gozo) bus tickets to name a few. Read more
Why We Do This
The reason we do this is to bring awareness to the €32 million refubishment of the ‘San Antonio Resort’ and club units that took place. Therefore we are offering British guests to take a free one hour tour around the ‘San Antonio Resort’, St Paul’s bay on Malta, and in return you will recieve a choise of one of our free Malta activity gifts on us. Read more
Term and Conditions
A) This offer is open to British married couples / families ONLY. Living together for more than 2 years also qualifies.
B) At least one of the couple must be between the ages of 35 and 70 y/o.
C) At least one of the adults must be in full time employment, or retired on a full pention.
D) The couple/family MUST stay on the tour for a minimum of one hour from checking in to qualify for the gifts.
E) The only obligation is you have to stay for the hour, and participate in the tour of the Resort.
F) Children welcome. They can also use the pools (Towels offered), table tennis, vollyball and we have computer games to keep them entertained 🙂
** PLEASE read the Terms / Conditions before to visit us.
** Please be aware that our free gifts and services will only be given if you go via the ‘Malta Holiday’ website and you comply with our terms.
** These gifts will NOT be given if you go via a 3rd party, or if you are approuched on the street and offered a simular gift. Please go directly to the Resort and follow the instructions above. All good ?
** You must register first. If you arrive at the Resort without registering this promotion will not be valid.
If you comply with the terms and your Hotel / Resort is with-in the St Pauls Bay area (Bagibba & Qawra) your Hotel will be within 5/20 minutes walking distance of the ‘San Antonio Resort’ so simply walk to the ‘San Antonio Resort & SPA’. Try to get there between 9.30am and 10.00am, between Monday and Friday only. Try not to get there outside of the times and days please.
If your Hotel is outside of the St Paul’s Bay area, and you are visiting the area, you can catch the bus to the Bugibba bus station, which is just 3/4 minutes walk from the Resort.
The following page also gives you a map location, address, times to be there and details on how to get to the ‘San Antonio Resort’. Read more