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I liked this garden better because it was less crowded and had more vegetation. Easy to reach, just look for something green amongst all the stone.

Thank lisakeg
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was much quieter than the upper barrakka gardens, more benches to sit and enjoy the view. Great views and photo ops.

Thank Phoebe R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not as popular as it's "upper" cousin, hence quieter. Sit relax , drink coffee and enjoy the views out over the harbour.

Thank mark f
Reviewed 1 week ago

and a nice Little Wind to help breathe against the heath… don't miss to read the plaques in Maltese and in English

Thank JacquesPonzio
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A bit quieter and more calm. Feels more like somewhere that you would want to sit and contemplate the world going by. Also some good toilets inside!

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely well kept and tranquil garden area with great views. A perfect spot to just relax for a short while

Thank FrankW16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice peaceful garden and a nice place to have lunch. More shade & plenty of seats. Not as big as the upper gardens but still nice views and overlooks the memorial bell 😊

Thank alison h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came across the Lower gardens while wandering the city. When we visited, it was a lot quieter than the Upper gardens, so would recommend if you wanted somewhere more peaceful to sit and reflect. Beautiful views across the water, and out to sea also.

Thank Checkdots
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you’ve taken the trouble to view the upper gardens you might as well do these as well because they are just as good only you don’t get the extra views. Take the time out.

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sat here for a while eating lunch, benches along the side give good views of the harbour, and on the other side of the harbour entrance and breakwater. Waves were particularly impressive owing to the wind blowing in.

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