Malta: Footsteps of St. Paul and Mdina, Private Tour

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Discover the footsteps of St.Paul in Malta, visit the places where the Saint spent his time during his stay on the island .Explore the splendid walled city of Mdina and the St Paul's Cathedral.

Highlights

  • Visit the St. Paul's Grotto in Rabat
  • See the shipwreck's location in St.Paul's Bay
  • Discover the mistic St. Paul's Cathedral in Mdina
  • Enjoy stunning views from Mdina Belvedere
  • Try the best maltese pastizzi in Rabat

Description

After the pick up from your Hotel or Cruise Ship, Our tour will take you to the shipwreck's location in St. Paul's Bay and follow the St. Paul's path. According to legend, St. Paul built a bonfire on the spot where the Church of the Bonfire is now. We will stop at different places along the road, including the place where it is supposed that Publius, the Roman Governor, welcomed St. Paul to his country residence in Burmarrad. The location is known as San Pawl Milqi (meaning 'St. Paul Welcomed'). We continue the tour in direction of Rabat.. We'll visit the grotto where Paul lived for three months in Rabat town, now known as St.Paul's Grotto. What you can see in the grotto is a statue of St Paul which was donated by Grandmaster Pinto in 1748. In the grotto you can also see a silver vessel which was executed in 1960 for the 1900 year anniversary from the shipwreck of St Paul in Malta. Following a short break for a coffee and a taste of the local maltese pastries Pastizzi, we'll tour the historic city of Mdina. On a plateau in the middle of the island, Mdina was constructed. The majestic bastion walls, cathedral, and historic baroque structures of the city dominate the rural skyline. We'll take a comprehensive city tour that includes a visit to the stunning Mdina Cathedral. The site of the church is believed to have been the home of Roman governor Publius. Our tour comes to an end at this point, and we travel either to your cruise or hotel.

Includes

5 -hour Licensed local guide 5 -hour Full transportation English speaking driver Entrance ticket to St.Paul's Grotto in Rabat Entrance ticket to St.Paul's Cathedral in Mdina Pastizzi tasting in Rabat Pick-up and drop off at your convenience

Important Information

  • This tour will take place rain or shine.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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