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Grand Harbour Tour

The Ferries, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
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Enjoyable harbour cruise

Very pleasant harbour cruise with English commentary. Boat is quite comfortable but it can be a... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2017
Sallyrb2014
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London, United Kingdom
Very nice

it 8 euro a tour by small boat (around 7 pers in boat). the tour is around the Harbour and could... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2017
annynutza
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Ploiesti, Romania
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The Ferries, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

Very pleasant harbour cruise with English commentary. Boat is quite comfortable but it can be a bit rough in the open sea between the two harbours. Very good views of Valletta and the three cities as well as the many fortifications. Boat goes from Sliema...More

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Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

it 8 euro a tour by small boat (around 7 pers in boat). the tour is around the Harbour and could see closer the lighthouse of Fort St.Elmo and the view of three cities Birgu, Isla and Bormla and worth it. very nice trip and...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Got the tour as a freebie from the Luzzo rep because we did the Gozo one.. Took the 1pm one and it lasted about 2 hours.. It was not crowded.. We sat on the top deck under a sun canopy and could hear the helpful...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2017

Just ok but interesting if you could hear it. Maybe there was a malfunction on our boat, but the boat is so incredibly loud, you can't hear the descriptions of the things you see on the tour. I think I caught one word the entire...More

2  Thank dweathers
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Reviewed May 18, 2017

One of the best harbour tours have enjoyed, plenty to see and photograph, commentary very informative. Boats good and clean

2  Thank mccrone0855
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Reviewed March 27, 2017

The waterfront of Valletta and its sister "cities" of Vittoriosa, Senglea and Bormia (Conspicua) can be seen in all of their fortified splendour on these harbour cruises. There are several companies running these hour long trips out of Sliema and you will be approached for...More

2  Thank Allan B
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Reviewed March 8, 2017

The tour takes you around all the little inlets and creeks both sides of Valletta. If windy, it does get a little choppy as you go round the point at Fort St. Elmo, but once back into the harbour it settles down again. Great to...More

2  Thank susancI9851OZ
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Reviewed February 22, 2017

This is a must to see all the inlets in and around Valletta and the other 3 cities do not pay more than 10E as they try to get you to pay 15 E

2  Thank TheTigers17
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Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

It was a good tour around the great harbour where you can see the cities from the water. The view is just marvellous and impressive because it becomes obvious from the perspective the numbers of fortifications that were built to protect the island

1  Thank Limbothelimo
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Reviewed February 6, 2017

Very good tour of Grand Harbour. This was part of a coach excursion on our second day on the island. The tour gives a good view of the cities around the harbour. Very enjoyable, however it has to be said that the smaller boat is...More

1  Thank Bob P
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aussietraveller47
March 18, 2018|
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Response from Sallyrb2014 | Reviewed this property |
The company name was Captain Morgan, and they were the main cruise operator in Sliema, where the Grand Harbour tours go from. It wasn't really necessary to pre book a time when we were there early in October. The cruise... More
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Anne-MarieEB1986
September 28, 2017|
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Response from Hitisme | Reviewed this property |
I think it's every 90 mind starting at 10. We got a 1pm and returned at 3. The 2.30pm had gone.. Obviously there are 2 boats.
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December 28, 2016|
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Response from christinewG9266YM | Reviewed this property |
i think that they run in January you board them on the harbour in silema there are multiple operators It is the best way to see 3 cities . we paid roughly 10 euros each but this was in july you get a narrated tour which is... More
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