The Taste and History of Valletta

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Join us for a delightful journey that combines mouthwatering tastings of local cuisine with captivating insights into the city's rich heritage.


  • Food tour
  • Historic Walk
  • Traditional Tastings


Embark on a delectable Valletta Food Tour that not only explores the culinary treasures of the city but also uncovers its rich history. Our gastronomic adventure kicks off by visiting a true Maltese landmark with over 180 years of captivating stories. Here, you'll be immersed in the flavors of traditional coffee and different pastries while learning about the cafe's enduring legacy in the hearts of locals. Then, we will go to a local snackbar, tasting our own local soft drink (or our award winning beer) together with a Maltese ftira. We will also lead you to an enchanting 1874 building, now home to a restaurant that specializes in typical Maltese traditional cuisine. Get ready to tantalize your taste buds with a selection of delectable Maltese dishes paired with Maltese wine that showcase the region's unique culinary heritage. Finally, we'll round off our tour at a charming chocolate shop, where you can indulge in exquisite chocolates made in Malta. . Throughout the tour, we will weave in important historical narratives about Valletta, its significance as a UNESCO World Heritage site, and how the city's culinary traditions have evolved over time. This Valletta Food Tour promises to be a captivating and flavourful exploration of both cuisine and history. We will start from Misrah San Gwann (St John's Square) and end up in Pjazza Jean de Vallette. What to Bring: Appetite: Come with an eager palate and an open mind, ready to savour the authentic tastes of Valletta. Comfortable Footwear: Expect a fair amount of walking on this tour, so wear comfortable shoes to enjoy the experience to the fullest. Weather-Appropriate Attire: Valletta's climate can vary, so dress in layers and bring any necessary weather-related accessories. Curiosity and Enthusiasm: Be prepared to immerse yourself in Valletta's history and culinary delights with a sense of wonder and enthusiasm.


What's Included: Guided Walking Tour: Our experienced local guide will lead you on a leisurely walk through Valletta, sharing intriguing tales of the city's past, its architecture, and the cultural significance of the places you'll visit. Culinary Tastings: Indulge your taste buds with a carefully curated selection of local dishes and desserts from Valletta's hidden culinary gems. Historical Insights: Discover the rich history of Valletta, including its role as a fortress city, its architectural marvels, and the stories behind its historic landmarks. Small Group Experience: To ensure an intimate and personalized experience, we keep our group sizes small.

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