Malta Sightseeing: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour (South Route)

Malta Sightseeing: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour (South Route)

Malta, Malta
Tour ID: 1003

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  • Explore southern Malta at your pace
  • Customize your itinerary with strategically located stops
  • Hop off to discover points of interests
  • Audio commentary available on the bus
  • Smartphone Voucher Accepted!


With hop-on hop-off bus tour you can enjoy the best of southern Malta hassle-free. This bus tour gives you an opportunity to explore the famous landmarks of Malta and disclose interesting history. Audio commentary is available in 16 different languages so you can get knowledge about several landmarks. This tour is relaxing and safe so you can experience the island of Malta and get a perfect introduction.
Have fun all day exploring the south of Malta. Hop-on hop-off bus tour takes you to important landmarks of southern Malta and you can know more about these attractions with audio commentary available in 16 different languages. Discover all the popular sites like Blue Grotto, Tarxien Temples, and the fishing village of Marsaxlokk.


Discover the captivating south of Malta with a hop-on hop-off bus tour. You can create your own itinerary as all the stops are strategically located nearby major attractions and landmarks. Spend as much or little time at any place of your choice. Know the rich history while traveling from one stop to another. You can choose to relax on the bus for the full tour or disembark at any of the stops. South Malta has so much to do and see, so let’s know all the important places of interest.
Sliema: This is the major coastal resort of Malta. Here you can witness varieties of restaurants, bars, and eateries. You can enjoy shopping and relish favorite delicacies. The coastline is perfect for walkers and joggers.
Manoel Island: Spend some time on Manoel Island where you can witness scenic beauty and the historic fort. This is a perfect place to relax in the Mediterranean sun.
Ta’Xbiex Harbour: The place has lots of beautiful villas which are transformed into embassies.
Msida Yacht Marina: This beautiful yacht marina has high-end berthing facilities.
Valletta Bus Terminus: This is an entry point to the capital city and over the years it has been transformed a lot showcasing an ideal example of baroque-style architecture. The city treasures lots of historical attractions including churches, and museums along with several restaurants, gardens, and shopping outlets.
Valletta Harbor: Valletta is a UNESCO world heritage site and one of the few surviving walled cities. Drive around Valleta Harbor and bastions to know more.
Valletta War Museum: Malta had been severely affected by the wars and this museum showcases the hardships of those tough years. Here you can witness photos, equipment, and uniforms.
Fort St. Elimo: It is situated at the tip of Valleta peninsula. Visitors can explore some parts of this fort as it is partially open to the public.
Mediterranean Conference Center: This building is a modern conference center. It served as the main hospital of the knights and was built by the order of St. John. The hall is the major attraction as it was the hospital ward and the longest roofed hall all across Europe.
Fort St. Angelo: Here the bus will stop for some time and you can take photographs. Fort St.Angelo is across the water which protected Grand Harbor.
Valleta Waterfront: This served as a cruise liner terminal. It greets visitors who come to Malta by sea. You can find varieties of restaurants and outlets within the wharf.
Hypogeum: This is a must-visit attraction as it provides insights into the Temple Culture of Malta and its contemporary structures.
Senglea Point: Grab the unique opportunity to witness Malta from the other side of the harbor.
Vittoriosa Waterfront: This is a conserved area and transformed into an amazing marina. It is also home to Marina’s Maritime Museum.
Zejtun Parish Church: This Roman Catholic Church has baroque-style architecture and was made between 1692 and 1728. Architect Lorezo Gafa designed this church.
Zejtun St.Gregory’s Church: Zejtun St.Gregory’s Church is dedicated to St.Catherine and it is one of the oldest and finest churches in Malta.
Marsaxlokk: This fishing village showcases Mediterranean island life. Marsaxlokk surrounds a natural harbor and the place takes you back in time.
St.Lucian Tower: The fort is one of the six Wignacourt towers in Malta and was built in stages.
Ghar Dhalam Cave and Museum: This prehistoric site was discovered in the 19th century. Human remains, artifacts, and animal bones were excavated. The site comprises a cave, exhibition, display, and garden with rare species of trees and plants.
Blue Grotto: The secret cave in Italy is captivating and you can witness clear blue waters that transform the cave into a beautiful site.
Hagar Qim & Mnajdra: These temples are well-preserved prehistoric sites with an amazing locations. You can see canopies over the temples for protection against the elements.
Malta Falconry Center: Visit the Falconry center to see falconers flying different bird species and get information on every bird flown. Species in the center include the Maltese Falcon, the African fish eagle, the golden eagle, the griffon vulture, and the steppe eagle.
Limestone Heritage: This museum showcases the importance of stones on any island. It houses varieties of tools used for stone works in a bygone era. 


South Route (Red):
Monday to Saturday: from 0930hrs to 1500hrs
Sunday: from 0930hrs to 1400hrs
Loop: 180 Minutes
Frequency: 60 Minutes
Departure Station: Sliema Ferries (Opposite Burger King)


  • 1-Day Malta Hop-On, Hop-Off Ticket (South Route)
  • Free Pick-up Transport from any Malta hotel
  • Free Return Transport to any Malta hotel
  • Audio Guide in Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Maltese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Chinese, Spanish, English


  • Entrance fees
  • Meals

Redemption Info

You can board the bus at any given stop and voucher can be exchanged directly with the driver.
Smartphone/ Printed vouchers are accepted at all stops.
You will receive a ticket in exchange for your voucher, which you must keep until the expiry date/ tour.
Please check your ticket to know when it expires.
After exchanging your voucher for a ticket, your voucher will no longer be valid.
In loss of voucher/ticket, company is not liable for any refund.
Special Note: Tickets are valid for selected date only.

Know Before You Go

Voucher Type: Mobile and paper vouchers are both accepted for this tour.
Wheelchair Access: Yes (Manual Room)
Onboard Wi-Fi: No
Pets: Not allowed on the buses.
Smoking: Not allowed on board
Transport is also provided from any Malta hotel to our terminus.
Return transport is provided from Sliema Ferries to all Malta Hotels at 1500hrs, 1600hrs & 1800hrs from Monday to Saturday and on Sunday at 1500hrs & 1700hrs.
Tours operate in all weather, rain or shine. Refunds due to weather will not be granted unless the service is suspended as a result of weather.
Disclaimer: Due to traffic issues, public holidays, weather conditions, and unforeseen circumstances, there might be sudden changes in the route or on the schedule. Traffic congestion and road closures - may cause delays, reduced frequency and changes to the route. We’ll do all we can to provide a smooth and frequent service! No refund will be offered for any changes or cancellations due to any unforeseen circumstances.
*Schedules are subject to change at any time and you should always check locally for the latest information. You can call on customer support number printed on your voucher for the latest update if any.

Free transport is provided from the following areas at the following time:
Cirkewwa at 0830hrs and 0930hrs
Mellieha at 0840hrs and 0940hrs
Xemxija at 0850hrs and 0950hrs
Bugibba every 30 minutes from 0800hrs to 1300hrs
St. Julian’s every 30 minutes from 0830hrs to 1330hrs
Sliema every 30 minutes from 0830hrs to 1330hrs
Valletta every 30 minutes from 0845hrs to 1345hrs

Cancellation Policy

No Cancellation Charges up to 24 hours before the chosen travel date. 100% cancellation fee applied within 24 hours of travel date.
Amendment is possible only 48 hours before the chosen travel date.

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