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City Sightseeing Malta

Address: Triq il-Kappella ta Santa Marija | Naxxar, Sliema, Island of Malta SLM3012, Malta
Phone Number: +356 2010 2090
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Ranked #22 of 26 Activities in Sliema
Type: Bus tours, Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Forming part of the World's Largest Open Top Sightseeing Tour...
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Type: Bus tours, Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Forming part of the World's Largest Open Top Sightseeing Tour Operator, CitySightseeing Malta offers a variety of hop-on hop-off tours around the Maltese islands including North & South Tours as well as Open Top Village Feast Tours where our clients can enjoy the traditional Mediterranean Fireworks displays on show every week between May and October.
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Derry, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 NEW

Due to shorter days it is difficult to get off at all the stops one wants to so took public transport on days we were not booked on a tour

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Chose the City Sightseeing Tour Bus via Oasis Travel at Preluna Hotel, Sliema. The 10.55am shuttle bus to Valletta Terminus did not turn up at all. Had to wait for the 11.25am bus. The rep was sat outside the Preluna Hotel to confirm this. We did the North tour. Whilst shopping at the Craft Village, we saw the bus arrive... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

It's hard to avoid the sightseeing touts for the 2 competing companies offering hop on hop off. We chose the city sightseeing via oasis travel at Preluna Towers. Def not worth the money . I've read earlier reviews and they are fairly accurate. Really badly organised. Buses are late if they even turn up at all ! Even tho we... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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133 reviews 133 reviews
14 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

These tours do not do the City Sightseeing franchise nor the island of Malta any favours. Unprofessional and scruffy drivers and reps run to their own schedule and are a nuisance to people passing by. One rep sat in his car outside the Phoenicia Hotel with windows down and dance music blaring whilst his friend shouted to people passing by... More 

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Twickenham
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

we chose to go on a Sunday and boarded the somewhat grubby double-decker at the Waterfront, Valletta. We did the north tour in the morning. Mdina was fine and the information about the road train useful. However, I particularly wanted to see the craft village and the workshops. We stopped there but it was closed apart from a shop. No... More 

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Manchester UK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Haggle with the touts at the Sliema waterfront. There are 2 competing companies there so willing to do deals to get your business. The points raised by previous reviewers are correct the seats are sunbleached and cracked, some of the panels didn't worked and there are shameless advertising/deals going on between the drivers and shops including a 10 minute stop... More 

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Devon, UK
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We purchased a ticket for the sightseeing hop on and off bus from the tour rep in our hotel - first mistake as we later found that discounted tickets could be purchased on the day. We were collected from outside our hotel before 8.30 in the morning in a mini bus and transported to Bugibba where we picked up the... More 

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Droitwich, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Just about acceptable...did the south and north tour on two separate days. The first thing you have to do from Sliema is get a transfer trip across to Valetta. This took 40 minutes of our tour. The commentary is very basic and full of prompts to visit clear sponsors. The cleanliness of the bus was merely average whilst the staff... More 

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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122 reviews 122 reviews
75 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I am just posting my recent trip summary to Malta, it could be of any beneficial to fellow travelers. Malta – I had only 2 days in Malta and I have planned how to utilize the short period of time to discover Malta. After finishing my 2 days in Cyprus I took an Emirates flight from Larnaca to Malta that... More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Make sure you take the 2 day option with the Harbor cruise. The Red and Green lines were my favorite. the commentary is really informative and f you have a car for your stay it gives you a great idea of how to get around. The Harbor Cruise is great and a few hrs by the time your done, a... More 

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