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Malta Hop On - Hop Off Tour

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Key Highlights

  • With two routes encompassing over 37 stops your exploration of eclectic Malta could not be more in-depth
  • 50 points of interest along the routes ensure you don’t miss a single landmark or attraction
  • Your ticket is valid for 1 or 2 Days; hop on and off as much as you like
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?



    Your ticket is valid for 1 or 2 days from the time you first board the bus.

    Start time

    Buses depart between:
    South Route (Red Line): 9:30am - 3:30pm, every 30-45 minutes
    North Route (Blue Line): 8:15 am - 2:45 pm, every 30-45 minutes
    Full Loop: 90-135 minutes per loop

    Meeting Point

    You may board the bus at any stop. The voucher can be exchanged at any of the stops directly with the driver.

    Ending Point

    You may leave the bus at any stop.

  • Overview & Itinerary


    Malta boasts over 7000 years of history and is brimming with attractions and landmarks, all available for you to discover on your own terms aboard this hop-on hop-off bus. The two routes with more than 37 stops ensure that you don’t miss any of the sights. You can choose between a 1 or 2 day ticket, whichever suits your schedule the best!

    Board the bus at any of the conveniently located stops, hop off for a visit to one of the many attractions, and hop back on when you’re ready. Travel on the bus as much as you like for 1 or 2 days.

    Download the tour route map


    On this hop-on hop-off bus tour of Malta you have the freedom to plan your own sightseeing itinerary. With more than 37 stops covering all of Malta’s main attractions such as the San Anton gardens, the Ta Qali crafts village and the prehistoric Tarxien temples, this tour provides the perfect introduction to the ‘land of honey’ - nicknamed after an endemic species of bee that only exists in Malta.

    You can choose from two ticket options; 1 or 2 days ticket for further flexibility. The stops included in the tours are:

    South Route - Red Line:
    1. Valletta Waterfront Terminus (Change For North Route)
    2. Tarxien (Temples & Hypogeum)
    3. Vittoriosa Waterfront - Maritime Museum
    4. Marsaxlokk - Fishing Village
    5. Ghar Dalam Cave & Museum
    6. Blue Grotto - A natural cave with crystal blue waters
    7. Hagar Qim Temples & Mnajdra Temples
    8. Valletta (Phoenicia Hotel) - Stop for Valletta Main Gate
    9. Valletta - War Museum & Fort St Elmo
    10. Valletta - Malta Experience & Knights Hospital

    North Route - Blue Line:
    1. Bugibba (Topaz Hotel)
    2. Bugibba Jetty (Seatrips Outlet)
    3. Bugibba Centre (Opposite HSBC)
    4. Bugibba (Santana Hotel)
    5. Malta National Aquarium
    6. Qawra Palace Hotel (Opposite CitySightseeing Outlet)
    7. Qawra Seafront (Opposite CitySightseeing Outlet)
    8. Bellavista Hotel, Qawra
    9. Mediterraneo Marine Park
    10. ITS Roundabout - (Radission Blue / San Gorg Corinthia Hotel)
    11. St George's Bay, St Julians (City Sightseeing Route Stage)
    12. Westin Dragonara, St Julians
    13. Hilton Malta, St Julians
    14. Spinola Bay, St Julians
    15. Balluta Bay, St Julians
    16. Sliema Ferries
    17. Sliema Ferries (Opposite Mc Donalds & Stop For Harbour Cruise)
    18. Opposite Bayview Hotel (CitySightseeing Outlet) 19. Valletta (Phoenicia Hotel) - Stop for Valletta Main Gate
    20. Valletta Waterfront Terminus (Change to South Route)
    21. San Anton Gardens - (Presidents Garden)
    22. Mdina Main Gate - (The Silent City)
    23. Rabat - Domus Romana
    24. Ta Qali - Aviation Museum
    25. Ta Qali - Crafts Village
    26. Mosta Church
    27. Mgarr Church
    28. Golden Bay

    You may choose to finish your tour at any of the above mentioned stops at your convenience.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Unlimited travel for 1 or 2 days
    • Pre-recorded audio commentary in Maltese, English, Italian, Spanish, German, French, Japanese, Russian and Danish


    • Hotel Pick up & Drop off
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Your booking voucher can be exchanged for your hop-on hop-off ticket at any one of Malta’s stops. Simply choose the stop which you wish to start from and present your voucher to the driver who will exchange it for a ticket that will be valid for 1 or 2 days from that time.

    The route of the hop-on, hop-off tour is subject to change.

    Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    Your voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

    9 of the 12 buses have ramps and are fully wheelchair accessible.

  • Reviews
    • Excellent day out

      My friend and I had a brilliant day on the bus tours. The drivers were good and the commentary informative....

      Mrs P F Grant
    • Brilliant tour experience

      We were very happy with the whole experience. The trip was excellent. We found travelling by public transport very easy and made the trip more interesting....

      JB Theobald
    • Enjoyable tour experience!

      The best bus tour ever. We were picked up and dropped off by our hotel and the 4-jour tour was excellent and memorable!...

      L M DOGBE
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