Explore the fascinating ‘Silent City’ of Mdina, Malta’s oldest city, at your own pace. 

 

On your ride into a central location in Mdina, you’ll be given with a map and all the background information you’ll need for your visit to this ancient city. With free time to wander through the sights and timeless atmosphere, you can make your own discoveries. 

 

Sitting high above the island, with superb panoramic views, Mdina is one of Europe's best-preserved ancient walled cities. And with a history dating back to pre-historic times, there’s plenty for you to explore. 

 

Lying within the city’s tall bastion fortifications, you’ll find an amazing mix of medieval and baroque architecture, as you walk through the twisting, shaded alleyways. Highlights include St Paul’s Cathedral and museum, National Museum of Natural History, Archbishop’s Palace, and Palazzo Falson (The Norman House). The landscaped Mdina Ditch Garden also offers a great place for a stroll.  

 

And for fans of Game of Thrones, keep an eye out for familiar scenes, as Malta was the original King’s Landing.

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