Admire the magnificent view over Valletta's Grand Harbour from Barakka Gardens
Learn about the glorious history of Valletta
Explore the city at your own pace and time
Follow this expertly designed, self-guided walking tour to explore Valletta, the marvellous capital city of Malta. A UNESCO World Heritage Site in its entirety, and with a history spanning almost 5 centuries, it is regarded by many as an open-air museum!
With its imposing fortifications and bastions, amazing baroque palaces, marvellous churches, gorgeous gardens, and beautiful architecture ranging from mid-16th-century baroque to modernism, Valletta is undoubtedly one of the most extraordinary and charming cities you will ever visit.
Our experienced and licensed guides have prepared 17 audio points for you to explore along a suggested route around the city's highlights.
The route has been specifically designed to give you the most comprehensive tour of Valletta and to guide you around the main sites and landmarks in around 3 to 4 hours. Immerse yourself in the beauty of this city, explore it at your own pace and time, learn about its glorious history, enjoy, and admire the many charms and treasures this city has to offer!
When you book this tour, you will be provided with a download code for the app. which will allow you unlimited access to the audio-guided tour on your own smartphone.
Before you get going, download the required map. Once the map is fully downloaded, no internet or Wi-Fi connection will be required to access the audio-guided tour. This way, you can also have the flexibility to navigate while offline at absolutely no additional cost for data roaming.
To enrich your experience, we have included various star points along the route with useful suggestions for shopping, restaurants, and additional points of interest such as museums and churches.
Make it a day to remember; download the app; experience Valletta’s magnificent heritage; visit key landmarks; and discover hidden gems, all while relishing the impressive beauty and distinctive charm this city has to offer.
Downloadable app for Android and iOS (Apple) mobile phones
Audio guide of Valletta with maps and 17 highlights
Written text explanation on the app of the various higlights
Various star points along the route with useful suggestions
To use the audio guide, you will need to download the PopGuide app. This can be downloaded from the iOS Store or Google Play Store.
PopGuide app download link (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=io.populi.pop_app_android&pcampaignid=web_share
PopGuide app download link (iOS): https://apps.apple.com/us/app/popguide/id1144900033
The link with your username and password to activate your audio guide will be sent to you a day or a few days before the date you have booked.
The tour duration, when taking the recommended route, is around 3–4 hours, depending on your pace.
You will require an internet connection to download the app and the map.
Once the map is downloaded, no internet connection will be required to access the audio-guided tour. This way, you can also have the flexibility to navigate while offline at no additional cost for data roaming.
Although you will need to select a date when booking, you can do the tour on any day of your choice.
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund