1. Malta
  2. Malta
  3. Mellieha
  4. Comino

St. Paul's Bay: Coast, Coves, and Caves Boating Tour

Product ID: 381129
Spend a half-day discovering the coastline of Malta with its many bays, coves, and secret caves, only accessible by a smaller boat. This tour is the perfect opportunity to get off the beaten track for a quieter and more subdued experience.
About this ticket
Duration: 4 hours
Starting time 11:30 AM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Host or greeter
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy multiple swimming stops in the beautiful waters
  • Discover hidden coves and caves
  • Enjoy a quieter experience in a smaller boat
  • Visit excellent snorkeling locations
Full description
Within minutes of departing, discover the picturesque fishing village of Xemxija and the white sandy beach of Mistra Bay. Following that, pass by St. Paul’s Island, where the apostle who brought Christianity to Europe was ship wrecked. As you head up the coast, discover the wild rugged coastline of the northern coast, with its many beautiful bays, cliffs, coves, and caves.

Your first 15-minute swimming break is to the secluded Imgiebah Bay, which has managed to keep its wild beauty thanks to its inaccessibility. As you continue along the coast, pass by Malta’s biggest sandy beach: Mellieha Bay. The next stop is another hidden hard-to-access gem: the Coral Lagoon. This area is a naturally formed roofless cave with crystal clear turquoise waters.

Following the lagoon, head to the Island of Comino where you stop at the Santa Maria Caves, known locally as the Pirate Caves. This is a fascinating cave system consisting of gulleys, caverns, tunnels, and caves. The area is well known as a snorkelers paradise in which you can expect to be mobbed by banded sea bream.
Includes
  • Visit to 2-3 excellent snorkeling locations
  • Use of snorkeling equipment
  • Visit to the sea caves
  • Use of the boat's facilities
What’s Not Included
  • Food or drinks
  • Towels
  • Hotel pickup or drop-off

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Look for the blue-colored boat titled "Sea Explorer" on the left-hand side of the jetty.

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Important information
Know before you go
• The captain reserves the right to cancel or alter the trip according to the weather conditions
• The local partner reserves the right to change routes depending on weather conditions
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Sea Trips

Product ID: 381129