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Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja)

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Address: Coast Rd | Qrendi, Zurrieq, Island of Malta, Malta
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Beautiful amazing caves

We paid €8 each for a little boat journey to the blue grotto. The man taking us was really informative. The caves are beautiful with some lovely colours on the walls and the sea... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We paid €8 each for a little boat journey to the blue grotto. The man taking us was really informative. The caves are beautiful with some lovely colours on the walls and the sea is crystal clear. When he said to put our hands in the water they went blue too and even though it was January it wasn't very... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Bus 74 from Valetta goes directly to Blue grotto. During this time of year they don't offer any boat rides, which is slightly disappointing. The perfect view is available only from the main road. I thought of going down to get a better pic, but in vain. One can get a clear and calm view of the sea. Hagar Qim... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most amazing experiences in my life. We went out in a small motorised dinghy which takes 6 people. Although this was is in the middle of the winter, the water is not freezing cold. At times the sea got a bit choppy because of the wind but because they keep to the coast it is exciting rather... More 

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Aschaffenburg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is just lovely for a visit. You can visit by public transport or with a car without much problem. The boats just so romantic and the grotto is itself amazingly colorful! Definitely recommended. Also recommended is the little restaurant on the first floor near the bus stop. They serve simply amazing food!

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located south of the island, it's a lovely drive to get here and the view of filfila island is wonderful. Try to get there early before noon because that's when the sun shines deep into the waters of the caverns giving them a brilliant bright blue colour that is truly wonderful. Local restaurants have amazing views and great local cuisine!... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with my family for a couple hours mid-day. We took in a boat cruise which was a bit pricey at 8 euros a head but with beautiful scenery and interesting rock formations--also frankly we needed to get out on the water so it was well worth it. Then we spent an hour or so getting a light lunch--there are... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to visit. The colors of the grottos are beautiful with the sunlight. Make sure to visit them in towards lunchtime to ensure the sun is facing the grottos.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is stunningly beautiful. It's a beautiful place to walk around. There are also restaurants nearby. You will be glad that you included this on your trip

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous clear blue water with stunning sea caves. 8 Euros per person and taken out in a period boat around the bay. Not something to do on a rough weather day but ours was perfect. The sea was crystal clear and by the name was a beautiful blue. Were taken into a couple of caves. Well worth it. Be careful... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Malta in 2015 and one of my favourite memories to date was visiting Gozo, Blue Grotto. It really is an example of natural beauty.

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