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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Yes although this looks huge and if you are seeing a medieval gate into an older city, it appears that the gate is very modern replacing previous gates that have stood here

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank badmintontim
Reviewed 4 days ago

You hop off the bus, take a few minutes to appreciate the Triton fountain and you’re at the city gate. Impressive way to enter and, as soon as you’re through, you’re met with shops, cafes, bars and bustling streets. Just lovely!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank GaryF842
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are several ways into the city but this is the majestic entrance. It leads off from the bus / coach station and is always super, super busy. The city itself looks so imposing from the entrance and, even though it is only about 7...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ropentastones
Reviewed 5 days ago

The present gate, was built quite recently - between 2011 and 2014. Three of the previous four were fortified, the fourth from 1965 was ugly (judging from the pictures) and demolished in 2011 giving way to a new one that is much better in line...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank KrisD_pl
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you go to Valletta by bus, then the city gates are a 2 minute walk from where you will get off. It's an imposing entrance to the city and the Triton Fountain is located in the large square in front of it. Once you...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank martyncymro
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a super way to enter Valletta, the fabulous fountain in front of the gate and the very helpful tourist information kiosk on the right hand side.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 70ish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We absolutely love this part of Valletta. It is a fantastic stroll with so much to see and next to the new parliament building. It blends the old and the new and it works.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank highimpactuk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A trip to Malta is nothing without visiting the capital fortress city...its an amazing place...be sure to do a cruise of the Grand Harbour

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ptrsknnr
Reviewed April 19, 2019

Really nice job done of this area, the main entrance to the city. Massive fountain ⛲️ the bus terminal is here. You must stand here and take it in, also look over the sides of the entrance bridge.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Johno9912
Reviewed April 6, 2019

You could walk through the gate and barely notice the magnificent fortifications to each side, but stop for a moment and take a look around. Impressive huh?

Date of experience: March 2019
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