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Virtu Ferries

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“day trip”(18 reviews)
Day tour to Sicily: Arrival at POZZALLO - a typical Sicilian fishing village. Met by coaches, accompanied by guides. On the way to MT. ETNA we stop to sample some typical Sicilian delicacies, including wines, almond sweets and honey; these Sicilian...more
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Il-Ghassara tal- Gheneb | Virtu Passenger Terminal, Marsa, Island of Malta 1917, Malta
+356 2206 9022
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used the Virtu Ferries as part of our grand holiday trip traveling from the UK to Malta by rail through France and Italy with a couple of stopovers before finally getting the ferry from Pozzallo, Sicily to Valletta in Malta. We were really looking...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We caught the 7.30pm ferry from Pozzallo to Valletta which arrived at 9.15pm. We were foot passengers and arrived an hour early. We were the first to arrive and first on the line, however the way the queue was arranged we were the last to...More

Thank KTGP
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We took this ferry from Valletta, Malta to Pozzallo, Italy to see my family. We are very accustomed to travel by ferry but had no idea what to suspect in terms of the vessel or trip. It felt adventurous, for sure. Here is what I...More

Thank PCR_10029
Julie B, Manager at Virtu Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Dear Sir, Thank you for your very positive review. We look forward to welcoming you on board our ferries. Kind regards, Virtu Ferries

Reviewed 1 August 2018

I bought a puppy in Sicily and drove him down to my home in Malta using Virtu Ferries. I was advised to book business class, because of priority embarkation and disembarkation. At Pozzallo, there was a large queue of trailers, and the company prizes revenue...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 29 July 2018

This tour to Sicily is too long be prepared. The ferry trip was fine, about 2 hours but we were not informed how long we would be on coach. The first coach from ferry takes about 2hrs 10mins. Twice we asked to hire air condition...More

Thank Lorraine O
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Loved the day trip from Malta - Bus day trip was great. Enjoyable day. Lots to see and do. Taormina was beautiful. Lovely views food and shopping!

Thank melissa h
Julie B, Manager at Virtu Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Dear Madame, Thank you for choosing our service and for finding the time to review the service rendered. We also appreciate you very kind words. Best regards, Virtu Ferries.

Reviewed 11 July 2018

The journey is long, the tour is an 18 hour day but it is very worthwhile visiting Taormina and the Mount Etna Volcano. Everything went like clockwork and although we were very tired when we got back we felt the tour was well worth the...More

Thank Gary C
Julie B, Manager at Virtu Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Dear Sir, We are very happy to read that you enjoyed your day trip to Sicily. Thank you for your kind words and for choosing our service. Kind regards, Virtu Ferries.

Reviewed 10 July 2018

The best thing by far is the speed of the trip. The cost is another thing!! WAY TOO EXPENSIVE. Even in the winter a car with driver is almost €200 and only 1 trip per day means a very early start and a very late...More

Thank J222YJJ
Julie B, Manager at Virtu Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Dear Sir, Thank you for choosing our service and for finding the time to review the service rendered. Best regards, Virtu Ferries.

Reviewed 19 June 2018

I have used the Virtu Ferries several times. Everytime Chris happens to be on duty, he is always very welcoming and offers second to none service.More

Thank Benjamin C
Julie B, Manager at Virtu Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Dear Sir, thank you for your review. We will make sure Chris reads your note of appreciation. We would also like to thank you for choosing our service and we look forward to being of service to you again in the future. Best regards, Virtu...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

SUMMARY: This was overall 18 hours travelling and 5 and a half hours of seeing the sites. I understand it is some distance to travel and of course it’s going to be long for that reason HOWEVER, I think this trip could be greatly improved...More

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Therese A
7 June 2018|
Response from Joe K | Reviewed this property |
(+356) 2206 9022
10 April 2018|
Response from Ray_Zammit | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is plenty of parking places.
8 April 2018|
Response from JulieB7598 | Property representative |
Yes, you do need a valid passport.