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Address: Coast Rd | Qrendi, Zurrieq, Island of Malta, Malta
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Truly this is a must if you are in Malta for a short time and can make it. The trip is about 20-25 minutes and we found it to be reasonably priced (don't tell them but we thought... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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Darlington, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Many small boats now serve this attraction, in the old days the boats were fewer, they would stop inside the caves, engine off on a calm day and you could experience the echo sound, listen to narrative from the boatsman and even jump into the lovely blue water, there was an unhurried and sereness to the trip that brought about... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Truly this is a must if you are in Malta for a short time and can make it. The trip is about 20-25 minutes and we found it to be reasonably priced (don't tell them but we thought it would be MUCH more). The trip leaves the harbour (don't miss the WW2 pill box at the entrance that is covered... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

The boat trip of some 20 minutes brought us to a magnificent view of a deep blue sea and colourful caves. The colour of the sea water changed from blue to turquoise as the boat moved around the caves. it was an amazing experience.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Would have been a great day out unfortunately where we were getting the boat because of the wind and rough water we set unable to get to see the. Grotto, but had a nice visit watching the sea with an ice cream ,I have seen the grotto from the ferry from afar,very scenic area even if you don't make the... More 

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Sutton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Been several times and the boat trips are really good. The caves are a really different experience and the boatmen are vgreat

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Zurrieq, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Catch bus 71 or 201; with bus 71 you can walk all the way down from Zurrieq to the Blue Grotto or else with bus 201 you can stop next to the Blue Grotto! The blue of the sea and the sky merge together to give you an unforgettable experience!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

Me and my boyfriend enjoyed the trip very much. The caves were beautiful and the boat driver were very nice :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

Most amazing blue water along the cliffs of Malta. Wish I had brought snorkeling gear to enjoy this even further. My wife and I enjoyed the 30 min boat tour of this natural wonder. The view is like no other. Highly recommend swimming or snorkeling. The little town has a few little shops and items for sale and places to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

It's a short trip, indeed, 30 minutes at most. However, on a sunny morning the views of the cliffs, the changing hues of the water, and the sight of orange corals, made for a fun excursion. We got lucky and had front-row seats on the boat, and it made a difference. If you can get to the front row, the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We made a special trip (by public transport) only to be told that the sea was too rough for the boats to take us there. It looked calm enough to me, but if a revenue-earning boat can't go out then it must have been worse than it looked. We would have been really cheesed off if we had paid for... More 

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Address: Address: Coast Rd | Qrendi, Zurrieq, Island of Malta, Malta
Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Zurrieq

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