5 Reasons You Should Visit Malta This Year

crystal clear waters of blue lagoon in malta

Malta is an archipelago located south of Sicily in the central Mediterranean. Despite being a small, densely populated island, Malta has a huge number of talking points and as a country rich in history, there are plenty of reasons as to why you should visit Malta this year. From its impeccable views to swimming in the sun, Malta is the perfect destination for anyone who wants to get away from it all. Take a short trip away and surround yourself with sun, sea and scuba diving, in the beautiful country of Malta.

Exceptional Beaches

If you beg for relaxation when you’re on holiday and often find yourself lying on a sunbed down by the sea, then you’re certain to love Malta. Generally, the larger, sandy beaches are located in Northern Malta, but you can also find a number of dramatic, rocky and sea-sculpted beaches for a bit of edge. No matter what you prefer in a beach, you’re certain to find it all in Malta. The best part? The beaches are all exceptionally clean!

  Blue Lagoon

Blue Lagoon is the closest thing to perfect you’ll see when it comes to a great swim. Crystal clear waters allow you to easily see the sand beneath you as you explore the Mediterranean Sea. Boat trips are also available to take you around the island so you can make the most of the divine waters. Blue Lagoon is located in Comino and is a little slice of paradise in the country.

Scuba Diving

Scuba diving in Malta is extremely popular, and the country was even voted as having the third-best scuba diving shoreline in the world. The clear, calm waters are the perfect host for scuba divers around the world to come and visit but don’t worry you don’t have to be a seasoned professional to enjoy this. There is something for every diver here from shallow water dives estimated at around 12 meters to pushing the boat all the way out there and exploring the 50m murky depths at Lantern Point.

Flight prices

There’s nothing better than getting an absolute bargain and being able to get away and sit in the sun for a few days. You can find flight prices from as little as £68.00 which makes Malta the perfect destination. Not only can you benefit from affordable prices, but the flight will last just 3 hours, so getting to this incredible destination is simple!


The Capital of this Mediterranean paradise is Valletta. This stunning city is scattered with a history that dates all the way back to 1565 when the island became a popular refuge point for soldiers who found themselves fighting in the crusades. If history isn’t going to persuade you then how about the 300 days of sunshine a year? Not only does the city provide you with a rich history but the city is also home to many artistic forms. Performing arts are popular within the city and there are many concerts and other live performances you can immerse yourself in to really feel the tradition of the city.

As you can see, there are a huge number of reasons to visit Malta, and this list consists of just a few! What are you waiting for? Book your flights, renew your EHIC and off you go!