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Gozo

It’s year round warm climate makes Gozo a great place for a holiday and a perfect place to try a range of adventure activities, from rocking climbing and cycling.

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Destination in detail

The Maltese archipelago of islands is not only steeped in a rich history with some of the oldest free standing structures in history, but also boasts great beaches, bars and a bustling Mediterranean zest for life. With three main islands Malta, Gozo and Comino, making up the group of islands, the area has been identified as one of the best places in the world for scuba diving and snorkelling; has world class sea kayaking and sea swimming opportunities at the world famous Blue Lagoon, and quiet paths and roads made for walking and cycling. The islands offer the perfect base for a Malta Adventure Holiday, with a vast array of activities to keep the most active of holidaymakers busy, and with coves and bays to relax and let the day’s just drift by.

Location

36°03′N 14°15′E

Population

37,288

Area

67 km2

Time Zone

UTC+1

Itineraries to Inspire

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Experiences in Gozo

Explore the island's coastline, caves and stone arches by kayak.

Comino Kayaking Tour

Explore the island's coastline, caves and stone arches by kayak.
With spectacular coastlines, caves and cliff faces, the Maltese island of Gozo is the perfect place for a climbing and abseiling adventure!

Climbing in Gozo

With spectacular coastlines, caves and cliff faces, the Maltese island of Gozo is the perfect place for a climbing and abseiling adventure!
Experience the Golden Hour in Gozo

Sunset Boat Cruise in Gozo

Experience the Golden Hour in Gozo
For those who are PADI Certified, the Maltese Islands offer some of the best diving sites in the Mediterranean.

Diving in the Maltese Islands

For those who are PADI Certified, the Maltese Islands offer some of the best diving sites in the Mediterranean.
Snorkel through the clear waters and see a wide variety of exciting marine life right before your eyes!

Snorkelling in Gozo

Snorkel through the clear waters and see a wide variety of exciting marine life right before your eyes!
Explore the coastlines of the Maltese Archipelago on a sea kayaking adventure.

Kayak in the Maltese Archipelago

Explore the coastlines of the Maltese Archipelago on a sea kayaking adventure.

Why choose us?

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Because for us, it's about you

Our itineraries are tailor-made for every customer – based on what you tell us your interests and travel aspirations are. We hear your desires and do our best to avoid your frustrations.
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We are genuine

We choose experiences which are authentic to your destination – to help you connect with the culture. Keeping it real and immersing you in the lives of the locals so you can experience their way of life.
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You deserve the best

Our team of Travel Designers have first-hand knowledge of the destinations we offer – having travelled and experienced what we offer, we know you will get only the best service and luxury. This keeps our standards high and the relationships with our suppliers strong – so we can go the extra mile for you.
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You can’t put a price on experience

Our aim is to supply you with the best – of everything. From the personalised service, to the after sales support, to being on call while you are travelling and ensuring our suppliers deliver on our promises – we give it our all at every step of the way.

Travel Facts

Learn more about flights, climate and geography for this destination.

Getting There

Getting to Gozo is simple with frequent flights into Malta. Once in Malta you catch a ferry to Gozo which run regularly between the islands and take 25 minutes each way.

Once on the island, there are great bus services however the simplest way of travelling around the island is by hiring a car.

Due to size of the island it is possible to walk between villages, many of the roads are quiet and are pleasant to walk along. There is also a network of footpaths across the island, but a good map is recommended.

Climate

Gozo has one of the warmest average temperatures in Europe averaging around 23°C in the summer, although temperatures of 40°C are not uncommon.

These drop to 15°C in the winter making the island a great winter break. Gozo also benefits from one of the highest sunshine hours in Europe.

Geography

Gozo is a small island at only 7km by 14km and is packed with a widely diverse unspoiled landscape which it quite different to its sister island, Malta.

The highest point on the island is close to the village of San Lawrenz where the Ta’ Dbiegi hill stands 190 metres above sea level, with wide views over the gentle sloping valleys. Its beautiful coastline dotted with bays and crystal clear water are also an big attraction for most visitors to the island.

Plants and Animals

There are many endemic plants and animals found across Malta and Gozo. Scientists are still discovering species to this day.

There is a rich abundance of marine life in the area which has made it one of the best places to dive in the world.

Let’s plan your adventure

Our experienced and enthusiastic Adventure Artists are waiting to create your very own itinerary. Whatever you are looking for, we can help.

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