Sightseeing in Malta
There is much life to see in the beautiful Maltese countryside after the hot summer months are over. Life here is in the form of greens and blooming plants especially in the late part of the spring.
There is more to Malta than the great sunny weather and the cool sea. You don’t have to go to the modern resorts and the urban places to enjoy Malta, since there is a lot to see far from these to the lovely countryside which has been preserved from modernization. This part of Malta is where farmers and cultivators thrive and here life centers on agricultural and fishing seasons. In these Maltese villages their old way of life is preserved. The fields and the sea is where these village men and women make their living.
There are many tourists going to Malta to be able to experience the Maltese landscape away from the city and they take to walking in the countryside. It is ideal for couples, groups of friends, and single travelers who love to be in a natural setting and would like to leave the busy life behind for a while.
This type of country walks is not usually included in Guidebooks. You are only required to have a good pair of shoes to enable you to enjoy exploring the hidden and secluded areas around the island. The Behrija walk, Dwejra walk, girgenti walk of the merfa walk are the differen options for a Malta walk which you can do on your Maltese holiday.
In the Maltese islands one can enjoy a breathtaking view of the Mediterranean. There are dramatic cliffs, garrigue or low soft-leaved scrublands, luscious hills and valleys. Along the countryside what you will see are families working on their farmlands, goat or sheep herds, cave chapels, old farmhouses or prehistoric sites. There are a lot of areas in Malta that are great for day hikes. Mallieha, Dingli, Ghar Lapsi, Fawwara WArdija, various bays, and the southern coast with its fishing villages and Delimara Point are the places where you can enjoy your day hike.
A walk on the Gozo is ideal if you want to slow down and enjoy the countryside. Here the sun shines brightly and where the pace of life is very relaxed. Here, the popular places for walking include the Ta Dglebi, Gordan Lighthouse, Hondoq ir-Rummient, and San Blas Valley. The island has many criss-crossed tracks showing that the possibilities are endless in the place. Another place ideal for a day’s hiking activity is Tiny Comino which is inhabited by only 15 people. Walking in this place provides you with solitude and awesome views.
If you want to be alone during peak season then you can follow the farmers’ tracks from the village squares. Experiencing ancient farmhouse, wayside chapels and spectacular seascapes will make you discover a lot of things.