The best beaches and coves in Malta

by TheFunPlan

If you are reading this, it is because Malta is marked on your map as the next destination. Congratulations! because you have been fully successful in choosing an amazing destination! Its beaches are of crystal clear waters, cliffs where you can take photos with your colleagues, and will  envy all of them on Instagram. You will also be able to go diving among starfish and coral reefs, and at night … Let’s not forget about the partying! Here, you will get a list of the best beaches and coves in Malta. Don’t forget your sunglasses and sunscreen! Now, we only have to discover which of the many will make your trip an unforgettable memory, ?


Blue Lagoonthe best beaches and coves in Malta blue lagoon

Located on the island of Comino is the wonderful Blue Lagoon. One of the places with the most crystalline waters of the entire Maltese archipelago. To get there, you will have to take a boat: they leave both Malta and Gozo and are quite frequent . Not suprising as it is one of the most visited places by tourists. If you want to have the best photos, we recommend that the day you book to visit it, get up early and be one of the first to visit the island. Its beach is made of stones instead of sand, so the best option not to miss a corner of this wonderful beach is to get to know it by boat.

Ghajn Tuffieha Bay

the best beaches and coves in Malta Ghajn Tuffieha Bay

If you are looking for a quiet day, with azure blue waters and white sand. Then Ghajn Tuffieha Bay is the ideal place. It is not a big beach but it is the paradise of relaxation. Here you can spend hours and hours lying in the sun. In addition, its waters are usually quite warm, so bathing is a pleasure. After reading this, don’t you want to go there right now and forget everything? I know I do…

Dwejra Bay and Azure Window

the best beaches and coves in Malta Azure window

This spectacular beach is located in another of the most famous islands: Gozo. If you are used to going by bus from one place to another then you should be fine. Many boat trips to the Maltese islands give you the chance to get off and explore! Right next to Dwejra Bay you will find Azure Window. If you had already been amazed with the previous visit, it will leave you stunned! Do you remember the famous announcement of Dolce and Gabbana where it shot in a ship and waters so blue that seemed fiction? Well, it was recorded here. And this is only the beginning!

Ramla BayThe best beaches and coves in Malta Ramla Bay

Ramla Bay is another essential beach in the island of Gozo. Of reddish sand, it is the largest in the place, but not for being the most trafficked. Just the opposite! Prepare your towels, beers, mats, shovels … and enjoy a great day at the beach! If you want more movement, you will have small bars in the area where you can grab a quick bite with breath taking views. Right next to it is the Cave of the nymph Calypso: a kind of cave on a cliff you must see. It is one of the best beaches and coves in Malta.

Gharsi Valleythe best beaches and coves in Malta Gharsi Valley

Gharsi Valley is located north in the island of Gozo. It is an ideal place if you enjoy diving. It is a kind of cut in the earth that gets bigger as it approaches the coast, with caves on the sides. You can find all kinds of marine fauna; from starfish to fish of all kinds, do not forget your water chambers at home!

The Blue Grotto

best beaches and coves in malta Blue Grotto

The Blue Grotto or Blue Cave is a cliff of completely blue waters. In its lower part there has been six caves that have been formed, hence its name. Additionally, you can not finish your trip without navigating inside them: their rocks are covered with corals and you can even stop for a swim. Ultimately, you also have to go up to the viewpoint located at the top, we are sure that some of the most beautiful photos of your trip are going to be taken here. Swimsuit and sunscreen in hand, we are going on a trip!

St. Peter’s Poolbest beaches and coves in Malta st peters pool

This small bay is located in the village of Masaxlokk, south in the island of Malta. Before, this place was a kind of secret that only those who lived in the area knew. But, in recent years it has become quite famous. Don’t be surprised if you are not alone…  or if you are. St Peter’s Pool is a unique landscape that you can use as a trampoline. Minus the dizziness, a great jump and water!


Do you really need more reasons to go to Malta? Let’s Go!

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