Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta, Malta

Malta's Timeless Treasures – Valletta & Mdina's Magnificence!

Malta, Malta

4 Days / 3 Nights
for Member Pricing

Malta's Timeless Treasures – Valletta & Mdina's Magnificence!

Standard DreamTrip
Embark on a thrilling journey through Malta's rich history, where the captivating beauty of Valletta and the enchanting mysteries of Mdina await, promising an adventure that will leave you spellbound at every turn. Book by June 28.

About Your Trip

Get ready for an unforgettable adventure through the heart of Malta, where every moment is infused with excitement and wonder. Your journey begins in Valletta, where you'll ascend to the Upper Barakka Gardens, treated to panoramic views of the majestic Grand Harbor and the ancient Three Cities. Marvel at the awe-inspiring Co-Cathedral of Saint John, adorned with masterpieces of Baroque art, including the mesmerizing paintings of Caravaggio. Next, delve into history at the Grand Master Palace, its grandeur echoing tales of knights and nobility. After a delightful lunch, the voyage continues to Mdina, a medieval gem steeped in legend and lore. Wander through its labyrinthine streets, past noble houses and ancient palaces, until you reach the imposing fortifications overlooking the Maltese countryside. Return to your luxurious 5-star beachfront resort, where relaxation awaits amidst stunning seaside vistas. Conclude your journey with a sumptuous farewell dinner, savoring the flavors of Malta and cherishing the unforgettable memories destined to last forever.

What we love:

  • Valletta, granted UNESCO World Heritage status in 1980, captivates with its Renaissance architecture, echoing the valor of the Catholic knights of the Order of St. John and their enduring military heritage.
  • Maltese cuisine tantalizes with its blend of Italian and Spanish spices, featuring delectable seafood and fragrant herbs.
  • The crystal-clear waters surrounding Malta offer unparalleled opportunities for diving and snorkeling, revealing vibrant marine life and fascinating underwater landscapes.

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What's Included

Your DreamTrip includes 4 days and 3 nights* in St. Julian’s, Malta, as well as:

  • Full-day guided tour of historic Valletta and Mdina. Includes, lunch with 1 drink per person, admission fees, an English-speaking guide and transportation by air-conditioned bus. See Itinerary for details and restrictions. 
  • Complimentary non alcoholic welcome drink served upon check-in. 
  • Welcome reception at the hotel with select appetizers and 1 complimentary drink per person.
  • Farewell dinner at the hotel with 1 complimentary drink per person.
  • 3 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 1 dinner. *This includes meals mentioned above. See Itinerary for full details.
  • Free use of the hotel's Lotus Spa facilities including sauna, steam, room, Jacuzzi and heated indoor pool and Marriott Fitness Centre with 24 hr access to gym.
  • A host, whose goal is to ensure you have a great DreamTrips experience from landing to liftoff — they host a welcome reception on arrival day, attend scheduled activities throughout the trip, notify the group of itinerary updates and more. (Please note: A host will be provided only on trips with bookings of 10 or more adults.)
  • A convenient “Know Before You Go” guide, with details of your trip and other helpful travel information; will be emailed to you within a week of your travel start date.

 *Want to stay an extra night or two? Make the most of your trip with our specially negotiated prices for pre- and post-night stays! Click select, then choose from the options available at the bottom of the “Check Availability” section.

 



Transportation

The closest commercial airport to the hotel is Malta International Airport (MLA), approximately 7 miles (11 kilometers) away.
  • Airfare is not included in the trip price.
  • Airport transfers are not included in this trip. Make sure to arrange your own transfers between the airport and your hotel. Taxi or shuttle service is recommended.

 
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Itinerary

Day 1

Check into the hotel at any time after 3 PM.
2-6 PM: Visit the welcome table in the hotel lobby.
7 PM: Welcome reception in the hotel  with select appetizers and 1 complimentary drink per person (your choice of 1 glass of wine, or beer, or a soft drink).

Day 2

6:30-8:45 AM: Buffet breakfast at the hotel.

9 AM – 5 PM: Full-day guided tour of historic Valletta and Mdina, Includes lunch with 1 drink per person, admission fees, an English-speaking guide and transportation. See below for details and restrictions.

  • 8:45 AM: Meet your guide at the hotel lobby area. 
  • 9 AM: Depart from the hotel.
  • 9:15-9:40 AM: Enjoy the scenic drive to Valletta.
  • 9:40 AM-1 PM: Explore the Upper Barakka Gardens, offering breathtaking views of the Grand Harbor and the Three Cities. Your journey continues to the Co-Cathedral of Saint Jean, a Baroque masterpiece showcasing Caravaggio's renowned paintings. You'll also visit the Grand Master Palace, now the Presidential office, adorned with exquisite Gobelins tapestries. Along the way, you'll pass by the historic "Inns" once belonging to the Knights, including the Inn of Castile, currently serving as the Prime Minister's office.
  • 1-3 PM: Enjoy a 3-course meal at a local restaurant with 1 glass of wine per person and water.
    3-5 PM: After lunch, your journey leads you to Mdina, a unique medieval city with a rich tapestry of history. Built by the Romans, occupied by the Arabs, and fortified by the Knights, Mdina stands as a testament to Malta's diverse heritage. Today, it is revered as the "City of Silence," with a population of only 450 inhabitants. Once the capital of Malta until the rise of Valletta, Mdina's winding streets beckon us to explore its noble houses, convents, and palaces. Wander the winding streets surrounded by houses that belonged to the nobility of the time, convents, and palaces, catching a glimpse of the majestic Cathedral from the outside before ascending to the towering fortifications, offering breathtaking views of the Maltese countryside.
  • 5 PM: Upon returning to the hotel, the rest of the day and evening are at your leisure. 

Dinner is at your own expense.

Day 3

6:30-10:30 AM: Buffet breakfast at the hotel.
A day at your leisure. We suggest that you enjoy all that your hotel has to offer. You can lounge with a cocktail by the pool, enjoy the hotel's Lotus Spa facilities including sauna, steam, room, Jacuzzi and heated indoor pool, or even head out on a self-guided adventure — the choice of fun is all yours.
Lunch is at your own expense.
7-9 PM: 3-course farewell dinner with complimentary house wine (a half of a bottle per person), water and coffee.

Day 4

6:30-10:30 AM: Buffet breakfast at the hotel.
Check out of the hotel by noon.


Itinerary subject to change.


 

Full-day guided tour of historic Valletta and Mdina:

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible. 
  • This activity involves extensive walking outdoors, and up and down some stairs. It is not recommended for guests with mobility issues or certain health conditions. Please consult your physician prior to booking travel
  • For safety reasons, this activity is not recommended for expectant mothers.
  • We recommend that you wear comfortable footwear and clothing and bring a hat and sunscreen.
  • Please note: Children ages 14 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult during this tour. Age is determined at the time of travel with valid, government-issued ID.
  • Flash photography is permitted at the venues visited during this tour.
  • Indicated times are approximate and subject to change.
  • Itinerary activities are subject to change due to weather conditions and may run in reverse order.
  • Gratuities are not included. We suggest providing gratuities at your own discretion.
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Hotel Details

Nestled just steps away from Balluta beach, Malta Marriott Resort & Spa sits along a serene seafront promenade in the vibrant neighborhood of St. Julian’s, only a short 20-minute drive from Valletta, the captivating European capital of culture. Offering a harmonious blend of luxury and relaxation, the resort boasts premium-category rooms and opulent suites, meticulously designed to cater to the needs of both business and leisure travelers. With an array of dining options including four restaurants and two bars, as well as three inviting pools, the hotel caters to every taste and preference. Cala lido, featuring a spacious main pool and a fun-filled kids splash pool, invites guests to unwind amidst lush landscaped gardens. Indulge in a world-class Spa experience complete with an indoor pool, fitness center, squash court, and a variety of rejuvenating beauty treatments. For elevated comfort, the M Club lounge offers breathtaking views of Balluta Bay, serving as the perfect setting to either work or unwind.

Hotel features:

  • 4 restaurants and 2 bars.
  • 1 indoor pool*, 1 outdoor rooftop pool and a playful splash pool for children.
  • Myoka Lotus Spa; includes indoor pool, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, Hammam and cold tub. Luxurious body treatments (at additional cost).
  • Marriott 24-hours Fitness Center.
  • Complimentary self-parking.

*Access to the indoor pool is restricted to children under 16 years between 12pm and 6pm. Children can make use of the indoor pool outside of these times and must always be accompanied by an adult.

Deluxe Pool View Room accommodations with:

  • 1 double bed or 2 twin beds. Please note: Bedding type is subject to hotel availability. Child pricing is based on sharing existing or extra sofa bed(s). 
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults, or 2 adults and 1 child of age 12 years or younger.
  • Minimum occupancy 1 adult.
  • Balcony and Living/sitting area.
  • Air conditioning.
  • Coffee & Tea Making Facilities.
  • Bathroom with  bathtub and/or shower.
  • Hairdryer, bathrobe and slippers to use during your stay.
  • Mini fridge (consumption at an additional cost).
  • Safe deposit box.
  • Flat screen satellite television.
  • Iron and ironing board.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi.

Check-in: 3 PM.
Checkout: 12 PM.
Minimum check-in age is 18.

Malta Marriott Hotel & Spa
39 Main Street Balluta Bay 
St. Julian's, STJ 1017, Malta.



Pricing for children for this resort may differ from (and be greater than) pricing for adults. Click SELECT to check. If the pricing for children differs from the pricing for adults, refer to the Terms and Conditions section for further details.



Hotel Check-in Requirements:

  • By booking this DreamTrip I understand that the hotel may request a credit card upon check-in. The hotel may request the credit card in order to: a) place a monetary hold of US$50-200; or b) hold for incidental, security or other charges. By booking, I acknowledge having received notice of this potential charge and accept that Rovia™ recommends a credit card rather than a debit or bank card be used in the event the hotel requests the card.
  • I understand that any such request made by the hotel is outside of the control of Rovia and is strictly a hotel policy. Should I have questions concerning the hotel’s policy, I accept responsibility for contacting the hotel independent of Rovia.
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Additional Information

We highly recommend purchasing travel insurance to protect your travel investment in case of unexpected cancellation. Travel can be unpredictable and country restrictions change regularly. Please understand that the cancellation policies listed in the Terms and Conditions will apply, and you are highly encouraged to purchase travel protection for your trip.

  • To get the best possible coverage, check out travel insurance soon after booking your trip. Some coverage plans may be time sensitive.  Reminder: If you are unable to obtain the required identification and other travel documentation, the Cancellation Policy for this DreamTrip will apply.

Please note:

  • At the time of booking, you will see a page with your order number and trip cost. This is your confirmation. Please retain and bring this information with you on your trip.
  • This DreamTrip experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If this DreamTrip is canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you will be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
  • Gratuities are not included. We suggest providing gratuities at your own discretion.
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Terms and Conditions

Must be an Active Member in Good Standing to Travel:

You understand and acknowledge that participating in DreamTrips is a benefit of DreamTrips Membership; therefore, your monthly membership fees must be current and paid in full at the time of travel. If you book a DreamTrips package and cancel your membership, or your membership is in inactive status at the time of travel, you understand and acknowledge that your trip will be cancelled and subject to refund as outlined in the cancellation policy for your particular trip.

Travel is unpredictable and country restrictions due to COVID-19 change regularly; please understand that the policies below apply and you are encouraged to purchase travel protection.

Cancellation Policy*: If you cancel 85 days or more before the start date of your trip, you will get a refund less a fee of up to US$100. If you cancel within 84 days of the start date of your trip, your trip will not be refunded. All fees are applicable on a per-person basis.

*This cancellation policy is subject to rules and regulations in applicable jurisdictions in which our travel supplier is based. In the event of conflict between the cancellation policy displayed here and cancellation terms in supplier booking terms, the more restrictive of the two terms will prevail.

Name Change Policies: 
Name changes are not permitted for the DreamTrips Member(s) who booked this trip and are only allowed for people who are traveling with said booking member. Name changes must be done no later than July 3 and are subject to a fee of up to US$100. Name changes after this date are not allowed.

Transfer Policies: 
Booking transfers from one member to another member are not allowed on this trip.

Please note:
  • The price shown above is subject to change based on promotional pricing availability, room type(s) booked, taxes, etc.
  • Pricing shown is for each person and is based on 2 adults per room. 
  • Hotel/resort credits and/or discounts cannot be converted to cash, and any not used during your stay will expire immediately upon your departure. Member is responsible for paying any taxes that may be added to items purchased with hotel/resort credit.
  • In the unfortunate event that an activity or excursion is no longer available, we will substitute a similar activity of equal or greater value.
  • Make sure that your passport and visa, if applicable, are up to date before you leave! It’s important to double check that you have all the identification and other documentation required by the specific country you’re traveling to. In many countries, passports and visas must be valid for 6 months or longer after the trip end date. If you are unable to obtain the required identification and other documentation, the Cancellation Policy for this DreamTrip will apply.
  • Each individual, including each child, who is coming along with you on your DreamTrip is required to have a booking prior to the commencement of the trip. If you do not book and pay for each such person in advance of the trip, you will be charged the hotel’s then-current rate, not the trip price, for each such person at the time of your check-in.
  • Pricing for children is based on their age at the time of travel and may be subject to additional terms and conditions of individual hotels and all-inclusive resorts. Also, pricing for children can vary, and may be higher than pricing for adults. Therefore, before you book any travel, please check the relevant hotel or resort website for applicable terms and conditions as well as details regarding their pricing structure.
  • Please don’t consider your change requests official until you receive a confirmation email from us.

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