Gozo Unveiled: Guided Hiking Tour at the East of the Island

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Take this exciting hike through Gozo's picturesque hidden landscapes. Did you know some parts are full of natural pools? Join us to discover truly off the beaten path places.

Highlights

  • Expert Guidance
  • Off-the-Beaten-Path Exploration
  • Panoramic Coastal Views
  • Rich Cultural Heritage
  • Rich Cultural Heritage

Description

* A warm welcome and briefing by your tour guide at the Victoria Bus Terminus meeting point. * Transfer by car to the starting point of the hike. * Dahlet Qorrot Village: Begin the hike in the quaint fishing village of Dahlet Qorrot. Admire the traditional Gozitan fishing culture and the small, picturesque bay with crystal clear blue water and colorful fishing boats. * Rocky Coastal Trails: As you hike along Gozo's rugged coastline, enjoy stunning views of the island's diverse landscape. The trail takes you over rocky terrain, providing a sense of adventure and the opportunity to explore hidden coves and rocky pools. For the more adventurous, and weather permitting, it will be possible to take a dip in the spectacular rocky baths. * St. Anthony's Battery: SStop to admire the historical significance of St. Anthony's Battery, constructed during the era of the Order of St. John. It is one of only two surviving batteries on Gozo, offering views overlooking Comino and Malta. This well-preserved military structure provides insight into the island's defensive history and strategic importance in the Mediterranean. * Ġebla tal-Ħalfa (Salt Pans): You will walk through these secluded areas and encounter ancient salt pans across il-Gebla tal-Halfa. This place also provides a safe haven for those who would like to swim or snorkel in these less accessible spots. * Ħondoq Bay: Arrive at our final destination in Ħondoq Bay, a picturesque inlet with clear turquoise waters. The bay, surrounded by hills, offers a perfect setting to relax, enjoy the beach, or have a drink at local kiosks. Take in the scenic beauty overlooking the famous Blue Lagoon in Comino * Santa Katerina Chapel: En route, you might want to take the extra trip up ot charming Santa Katerina Chapel, a small chapel perched atop a hill. The chapel offers panoramic views of the surrounding countryside and the sea. * Gozo's Unique Flora and Fauna: The hike offers an opportunity to appreciate Gozo's diverse ecosystem. Keep an eye out for native plant species and possibly spot some local birdlife as you traverse the natural landscapes. * Return transfer to Bus Terminus in Victoria at the end of the hike: Conclude your adventure with a convenient pickup from the end of the hike ensuring a seamless return to the bus terminus. Overall, the hike from Dahlet Qorrot to Ħondoq Bay offers a delightful mix of nature, history, and culture, making it a memorable exploration of Gozo's coastal treasures.

Includes

Pick up at Victoria Bus Terminal. A welcome briefing, introducing participants to the itinerary, safety guidelines, and an overview of the natural and cultural highlights we will encounter during the hike. A knowledgeable and experienced guide familiar with the local terrain, flora, fauna, and cultural history. First Stop at Dahlet Qorrot Bay. Pass through landscapes, rocky coastal trails, secluded coves & elevated viewpoints. A stop at St. Anthony's Battery. Walk through the picturesque oasis and stone built huts. A visit to the Gebla tal-Halfa and Salt Pans with a insight of local traditions and salt production methods. Relaxation at Hondoq Bay. Optional visit at Santa Katerina Chapel. 1 Complimentary bottled water. Transport back to the Bus Terminal.

Important Information

  • For those who wish to dip in the sea, please bring your swimwear and snorkeling gear (latter optional), as we will take a break at one of the secluded beaches. Feel free to contact us if you need any further information. For those who are unable to reach the meeting point independently, please note that we offer a pick-up service from your accommodation at an additional charge of €3 per person per journey.

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