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Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja)

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Address: Coast Rd | Qrendi, Zurrieq, Island of Malta, Malta
Phone Number: 35621640058
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Beautiful view

Unfortunately, the wind and weather conditions could not allow us to get there by boat. But the view from above is spectacular. I was in a tour group, so getting there was not an... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Unfortunately, the wind and weather conditions could not allow us to get there by boat. But the view from above is spectacular. I was in a tour group, so getting there was not an issue.

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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I were touring Malta, and came across the Blue Grotto (follow the road towards the bottom of the hill, free parking on the right). We were not sure what to expect. 8 Euro each bought us small boat (6-8 passengers) tickets for a 20-minute boat ride to see blue water, caves and caverns. Be careful getting in/out... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breathtaking views and the water is soo blue you wont believe it! You should really take the boat trip to the Blue Grotto, only 8 euros and worth every penny.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We first came here 2 years ago and watched the little boats sail into the caves, this time we took the plunge and went on the boats ourselves. What an experience.....well worth the money.

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Thank rosie21NorthWales
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another must visit and if you are lucky enough you will be able to take the boat ride. A unique experience.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love the water, so we enjoyed this short trip out. A bit expensive at 8 Euros, compared to the length of time spent our on the water, but it is the only way in which to see the Blue Grotto. Our tickets had a 3 Euro discount voucher for the back for a visit to the Aquarium (which we... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately I didn't get to see any further than from a distance. I'm not sure if you can get down to it but on a journey we stopped for half an hour to enjoy the sight that is the blue grotto and I'm happy we did.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whole area is definitely worth to see, but do not take boat trip. They will put you to small boat with 10 people, so forget about taking good photos. Whole boat trip takes 10 minutes and cost 8euro per person. In my opinion is overrated. Better take a walk, and explore the area on foot.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to the Blue Grotto on a blustery November morning and was deeply disappointed to find out that it was too dangerous for the little local boats to go up too close. But even from the cliff top look out point, it is magnificent. So glad I was able to see it. Would love to come back some time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not too expensive as you go out on a boat and visit the blue grotto and other caves. 8 Euros each. Plenty of parking and you give the attendant a couple of euros.

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