When to Visit
Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
The spring months between April–June are a perfect time to visit Malta because of the lesser numbers of tourists and cheaper accommodation rates. The period between August–November is also ideal to escape the holiday crowds.
Events and Entertainment
Typical Catholic feasts greet travellers when they come to Malta. The Carnival, a pre-Lenten season of celebration, starts three days before Ash Wednesday (with the largest festivities taking place in Valletta). Easter Sunday is another church feast that is celebrated in great style, when statues of Jesus are carried throughout the streets and traditional lunches of roast lamb are held. Festa season (held in the summer months of May–September) is a series... Read more