Vittoriosa and Valletta Full Day Second World War Tour
During this Second World War and British history 1798 to 1979 tour you will visit Vittoriosa and Valletta. Entrances to the War Museum and the Air Shelters are also included.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Fort St Elmo - National War Museum, Mediterranean Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1741 Malta
After some free time for a lunch break you will walk to the lower level of Valletta to the Malta War Museum. The museum itself is situated at Fort St. Elmo, an original defensive system built by the Knights which also was modified to serve the British military purpose. Among the numerous exhibits are the fuselage of one of the legendary Gloster Gladiators and well as the E-boat (human torpedo).
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Vittoriosa Waterfront - Birgu Waterfront, Xatt II - Forn, Island of Malta Malta
The tour will begin in Vittoriosa where you will see the fortifications which date back to the times of the Knights and were later used by the British for their defensive purpose. You will visit the maze like, underground Air Raid shelters and relive the conditions of what has been referred to as the Second Great Siege of Malta. These subterranean bomb shelters were excavated in the solid rock and were extended as the war progressed.
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Grand Harbour, Malta
After a short walk of Vittoriosa you will be driven to Valletta by bus. You will walk to the upper Barrakka Garden which enjoys a spectacular view of the Grand Harbour (the largest natural harbor of the Mediterranean Sea), which was a British military base and the main reason why Malta came under fire as soon as Mussolini declared war on the Allied forces.
Duration: 1 hour
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers"
Duration: 8 Hours
Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Point: Hotel transport is provided from the following areas at the following time:
Cirkewwa at 8:30 hrs
Mellieha at 8:40 hrs
Xemxija at 8:50 hrs
Golden Bay at 8:50 hrs
St. Paul's Bay at 9:00 hrs
Bugibba at 9:05 hrs
Qawra at 9:10 hrs
St. Julian's at 9:10 hrs
Sliema at 8:55 hrs
Valletta at 8:40 hrs
Attard at 8:30 hrs
Dates: See Availability
Return point: Returns to original departure point
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.