We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Must knows!

Although malta is a beautiful place to visit( this is our third time) there are some things you... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
via mobile
Charming Historic City

Valletta is a fascinating city, historic buildings, churches, museums, narrow cobbled streets... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
Dan L
Bunbury, Australia
Read all 512 reviews
All photos (983)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“steep incline”(2 reviews)
“st john”(5 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Centro, Island of Malta, Malta
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Island of Malta
from $35.90
More Info
from $71.70
More Info
from $47.80
More Info
from $19.00
More Info
Reviews (512)
Filter reviews
84 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbeautiful citysteep inclinest johnhorse drawn carriagewalked aroundlots of shopsold citynice walkinteresting historybarrakka gardensthe buscapitalsightspalacevallettacathedralwaterfront
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 84 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Valletta has a lot to offer for each and everyone,there is a lot of shopping and a lot of very good restaurants but most of all there are a lot of interesting places one can visit ,amongst which are the Grandmasters Palace, St John Co...More

Thank GloriaZammit
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Although malta is a beautiful place to visit( this is our third time) there are some things you must know as to local life and people. First please please check your footwear, malta streets can be very slippery especially at the entrance to valletta and...More

Thank karannaphil
Reviewed June 26, 2018

Valletta is a fascinating city, historic buildings, churches, museums, narrow cobbled streets, gardens, monuments and statues, restaurants; so much for the tourist to enjoy. People are friendly and helpful and greet you with a smile. Enjoy panoramic views of the harbour and waterfront and the...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

I know that it's hard to waste a day of beach to visit a city but Valletta is worth it, trust me. Beautiful architucture and interesting history. The gardens havesl some amazing views on the sea and spectacular colours. But better not to book the...More

Thank Izabela M
Reviewed April 28, 2018

We visited Valletta a couple of times (because the central bus station is there also). It is a nice city, a lot of cosy restaurants, at the end there is a Fort. In the east of Valletta you have a really nice seaside view (Valletta...More

Thank SebaDev
Reviewed February 2, 2018

We made a very nice walk in the city center : plenty of nice spots sometimes with nice views and beautiful panoramas. Lots of opportunities to make nice photos : old buildings, horse carriages in typical streets, lovely houses, shops, bars, restaurants, the harbour, the...More

1  Thank Guy9120
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Malta is a mixture of 1600, then colonial English 1800, then I have to be blunt building and over building. Valletta still remains an exceptional jewel, well worth discovering. I Have lived in Valletta for over ten years and am still discovering beautiful aspects. Just...More

Thank ameliasaintgeorge
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Came for a day visit while holidaying in Bugibba . Amazing place . Walking through the ancient streets down towards the harbour breathtaking. A must visit for anyone travelling to Malta .

Thank pamage69
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

La Valletta is capital of Malta. Founded more than 500 years ago. So the city is history. Roads, buildings, places, museums. Every bus is going trough the main station. So its connection with the rest of the island is great. If you come to Malta...More

Thank Nikushtak
Reviewed August 16, 2017

This is a fortified city similar to no one in the world. Inside it are a host of artistic treasures (the Cathedral, palaces, gardens...) Everything is tidy and ordered. The ciry is bieng refurbished from top to bottom.

1  Thank albul
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 141 hotels in Island of Malta
De Vilhena Boutique Hotel
110 reviews
.06 miles away
The Coleridge
32 reviews
.09 miles away
Palazzo Paolina Boutique Hotel
65 reviews
.11 miles away
Casa Ellul
486 reviews
.12 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,174 restaurants in Island of Malta
Fifty Nine Republic
127 reviews
.03 miles away
Salvino's by La Pecora Nera
380 reviews
.03 miles away
606 reviews
.03 miles away
Crianza Restaurant
447 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 863 attractions in Island of Malta
Malta Postal Museum
168 reviews
.06 miles away
Manoel Theatre
371 reviews
.09 miles away
Carmelite Church
167 reviews
.03 miles away
Strait Street
469 reviews
.08 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from La Valletta staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines