Looking for a some winter sunshine? Look no further, Malta is definitely the right destination for you. Malta is a great summer-country with all year round sunshine and blue sky. Allowing you to make it the most memorable winter holiday for you and your family!
Malta's temperature in winter rarely falls below 15C and there are five to six hours of sunshine a day. Although there may be occasional cold winds but overall the weather throughout winter months is mild. From November through February plenty of tourist make the choice to spend their winter’s sunny holidays in Malta.
Malta Attraction Map got a bucket full of all Malta's major attractions and different types activities for everyone's liking! During the winter season Malta is much quieter and calmer than summer months; however, you can still enjoy as much as in summer months at your own pace.
Winter weather gives you a good opportunity to walk around various Maltese towns and villages, without feeling too hot. It is also the perfect weather to visit most of the historical attractions, as accommodation during this period is usually at cut down prices making your holiday more affordable.
Whilst spending your Winter Holiday in Malta you must pay a visit to the most spectacular monuments on the islands which are Hagar Qim & Mnajdra Temples and Tarxien Temples dating from 5000 - 2500 BC. Maltese Megalithic temples consist of a serious apses and altars, encircled by a huge megalithic wall and filled with careful artistic decoration and realistic features that display the fascinating prehistoric religion of Malta, dedicated to the famous so-called "Fat Lady" Mother Goddess.
During your stay it's also a must to visit Malta’s main fortified cities of Valletta and Mdina. By simply walking around, you can start appreciating the historic buildings and distinct characters of each city. Valletta is the capital city of Malta, has been built by the Knights of St John. Its also a commercial city bustling with life and activity and contains within it's walls the Grand Master Palace, Auberge de Castille, St John's Co-Cathedral, The National Museum of Archaeology, Fine Arts Museum and Manoel Theatre. It’s so rich in its history and culture that it has been named the European City of Culture for 2018.
Prior to Valletta, Malta’s capital city was Mdina, this marvelous city was built prior to the arrival of the Knights of St John. It contains a series of winding narrow roads through which cars are not allowed to pass except for residence. The city gives you the possibility of dining in some of the most up-town restaurants and café's, as well as you can enjoy stunning views of the island from the bastions. While there its recommended to pay a visit to the Mdina Experience, The Mdina Dungeons, Carmelite Priory, St Paul's Co-Cathedral and other interesting stops designed especially for tourists to understand the history of the city.
During Winter, Malta is not just known for its history and good weather but also with its nightlife. Nightlife in Malta includes local jazz nights which organized by local bands which usually perform at the wine festivals or local music awards. Various bars also provide live entertainment with various bands of differing styles playing music across the islands. Last but not least Malta’s well known for its nightclubs, and party music, with various parties and events attracting foreigners. Malta has been a host for various international DJs such as David Guetta, Calvin Harris and Armin van Buuren amongst others. The Maltese Nightlife also includes casino's, cinemas, bowling, gentleman’s clubs, and plenty of other entertainment facilities.
The next time you’re looking for a different winter; consider Malta where your winter holiday is guaranteed to not be as cold, yet still packed with activities.