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Upper Barrakka Gardens

Battery Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1220, Malta
+356 2122 5277
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Battery Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1220, Malta
+356 2122 5277
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Reviewed yesterday

Nice gardens and a great place to see the 12pm daily cannon salute which is fired (quite loudly) at that time.

Thank 501rayf
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is quite the view. It should be seen by all. There is a lift that can take you there. Here are directions from the port. Valetta is on a hill so you need the elevator to Upper Barrakka Gardens. Turn right as you exit...More

2  Thank OntarioTravel3
Reviewed 4 days ago

From the top with the view of the city of Valletta and Grand Harbour you are feeling like in a episode of Game of Thrones You are in the top of the worl

Thank Mustaine2011
Reviewed 4 days ago

The place is awesome!! Is a must DO when you go in Malta. The view is amazing <3 We have take a lot of photos.

Thank Alexandra A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A fascinating view of the harbours. Unbelievable beauty of the unique Valetta from the top. This Garden is doubtlessly one of the most beautiful and interesting corners of Valetta

Thank Levi Z
Reviewed 6 days ago

The view from here over Malta is amazing! Lots of benches to sit in the sun and enjoy the view! Worth a visit!

Thank natalie077982
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Must see, lovely views of the harbour. You can really get a feel of the strategic importance if Valetta. A pleasant place to stroll and take photos of the stunning waterscape below.

Thank JillGWalmsley
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great panoramic view and must have on your Malta travel list. We spent there just couple of minutes and did few photos.

Thank PepeJarrive
Reviewed 6 days ago

Within these gardens are arches and columns with plaques, statues, and memorials honoring everybody who has been important in the history of Malta. Take your time wandering. We were surprised to find several acknowledgements to Albert Einstein, who figured in some education efforts on the...More

Thank charlesthebarles
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great views of the stunning town of valetta. Also some noteworthy historical points of interest including the gunrests and gardens

Thank Adamcurrie1
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10 November 2015|
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Response from cab_eden | Reviewed this property |
It is at the opposite side of Valetta which involves walking uphill and steps or you can walk around the perimeter wall of Valletta
22 September 2015|
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Response from eileenanddavid2015 | Reviewed this property |
Looks like it's open longer in summer than winter!
Debi G
27 January 2015|
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Response from wessex-andy | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can, but it's a winding route. Go through the short tunnel and follow round to the left to Victoria Gate. Through the gate and turn left up the steps and at the top turn right over the bridge (the Bridge Bar is worth... More