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VALLETTA. Art, history and gastronomy.

Your Guru: MORTOUR GUIDES
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  • Valletta, Malta
  • Available in English
  • 2 hours y 30 minutes

About the Guru

Welcome to MORTOUR GUIDES! My name is Moisés, as the founder of MORTOUR, it is a pleasure to present to you our tours and to be able to offer the best experience. Working as a tour guide since 2013, I have been guiding in many of the most beautiful cities in the world; Valletta (Malta), New York City (USA), Vancouver (Canada), Valencia (Spain), Granada (Spain), Córdoba (S... More

Welcome to MORTOUR GUIDES! My name is Moisés, as the founder of MORTOUR, it is a pleasure to present to you our tours and to be able to offer the best experience. Working as a tour guide since 2013, I have been guiding in many of the most beautiful cities in the world; Valletta (Malta), New York City (USA), Vancouver (Canada), Valencia (Spain), Granada (Spain), Córdoba (Spain), Austin (USA), etc. I love to explain the cities or tourist attractions with the essence of a local, for this, I dedicate myself to living in that place and studying the daily life, history, tourism, etc. for months to then be able to offer the most authentic experience to my clients. My tours are specialized in historical and cultural routes. I believe that everyone should be given the opportunity to know the history and culture of a city, and I make this possible. For this reason, we offer free tours, where each person decides how much they value the tour and can give the guide the amount they wish at the end, according to their degree of satisfaction and their economic possibility. A group of professional guides will accompany you to show you the tourist attractions of our destinations in the world with a range of different products. If you want a personalized and tailored visit, you can hire a guide for a private tour. To guarantee the quality of our work, we will assign a guide to each group of a maximum of 30 people. Among our services we have: the affordable "free tours", private tours to feel like a VIP traveler, and much more! Our tours are well researched and perfectly designed, if you don't find your date just contact me and we will guarantee your opportunity. Best regard.

About the Tour

Do you want to know everything about Valletta? This is your tour.

Valletta is the smallest capital city in the European Union (it does not exceed 6,000 inhabitants) it is impossible to resist its charms.

The history of Valletta is one of the richest in the Mediterranean.

Why was it one of the most coveted cities in history? From the Ottoman Empire, the knights, Napoleon, the British, the III Reich, ...

I will show you the origins of the city and of this emblematic nucleus named European Capital of Culture 2018.

We will explore the narrow streets where the painter Caravaggio was escaping from justice, the colorful balconies, movie sets, as well as the historic buildings from the beginning of the 16th century.

What is a tour without knowing the food? Maltese gastronomy, as much as La Valletta retains many memories of its British past (such as the phone booths or its official co-language), has always been influenced by Italian food, during the tour I will take you to taste the famous Pastizzi or wherever eat a good pizza or have a cocktail with jazz, something that became fashionable during la dolce vita.

Do not worry we have two schedules !!, in the morning if you do not mind the Mediterranean heat you will see the Barrakka gardens from where cannon shots are still fired in honor of the military at noon, if you come in the afternoon you will see a more romantic Valletta and I will show you unique places to take your sunset photos and where to have cocktails.

At the end of our free tour, you will feel like a local from Valletta, you will find meaning and also where to try the best Maltese dishes.

We finish the tour at the door of the Cathedral of San Juan, if you still want more at the end of our free tour, accompany me to visit the cathedral with Caravaggio's masterpiece.

During the guided tour we will see.

* Old train line.

* Monumental entrance to Valletta.

* New Parliament of Malta.

* Opera of Malta.

* Jean de Vallette

* Chapel of our lady of victories.

* Auberge de Castilla.

* Barraka Gardens.

* Ursula Street.

* .... and many more places

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i0qyHb1C4IU

See you!!

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION.

You set the Price

Next to the tourist information booth in front of the Triton Fountain, you will find your MORTOUR guide.

Difficulty: Low.

Type of terrain: Urban area with some slopes.

Duration: 2 hours approx.

Last-minute reservations recommended notifying by WhatsApp to guarantee your tour.

RECOMMENDATIONS

Water, comfortable shoes, and sunscreen.

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PREVENTIVE MEASURES AGAINST COVID-19

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These are the security measures that we have implemented in our services:

* Urban guided tours or similar activities will not exceed 20 people per group.

* The safety distance of 1 meter and a half between clients will be maintained whenever possible.

* The use of a mask is recommended for customers.

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: We will meet at the Unesco site in front of the Triton fountain you will find your MORTOUR guide.

Tour Schedule

  • Wed, 12 May
    11:15
  • Wed, 12 May
    18:00
  • Thu, 13 May
    11:15

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Tour opinions (184)

Christa Callus 02/07/2021

We really enjoyed the tour, even though all of us have been living in Malta for a while we all learnt something and it was really interesting. Thank you!

Response from MORTOUR GUIDES
Dear Christa, it was a pleasure to have you on my tour, we enjoyed it, I am glad that you discover Valletta. Thank you. Mortour team.
Sarah Cash 01/04/2021

I loved learning about Valletta's history and how that has shaped so much of its present. Moisés was very knowledgeable and also gave excellent recommendations, especially for food which our group was very interested in. He was also able to cater the tour to our needs, answering our questions with ease and telling us insightful stories about the "characters" of Valletta. I enjoyed this one so much that I want to go on another!

Response from MORTOUR GUIDES
Dear Sarah, I am so grateful for your kind words. Thanks for sharing your review with us and the community. Your guide. Moisés Redondo
Matej Outly 12/30/2020

Tim 10/20/2020

Had a brilliant tour! Moses was an amazing guide, very knowledgeable and was able to show us some great places to eat. Wish we had more time in Malta to explore some of his other suggestions for things to do on the island.

Response from MORTOUR GUIDES
Dear Tim, I am so grateful for your kind words. Thanks for sharing your review with us and the community. Your guide. Moisés Redondo.
Mots 10/13/2020

Tour guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. We had a great time!

Response from MORTOUR GUIDES
Thank you very much Mots, was wonderful to have you on my tour. Cheers. Moises.

4.5(184) Ratings

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

4.5(184) Ratings