Many of Malta’s highlights are located close to Gharb, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the wonderful Ta' Pinu Shrine and the ever-popular Ggantija Temple. If you have time, don’t miss Ta' Cenc and Calypso's Cave.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find plenty of interesting cultural highlights in and around Gharb. Visit some of the interesting museums including the Museum of Natural History in Mdina. Lovers of the arts can enjoy a night of great entertainment at venues such as Eden Cinemas in St. Julian's.
There are a number of natural gifts here as well, so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. To see the local wilderness drive out to the St Paul's Island in Mellieha. To breathe in the fresh air of a natural setting explore Spinola Garden in St. Julian's. Walk along the attractive coastal destinations nearby such as Gnejna Bay in Mgarr.
To stock up on supplies and buy some souvenirs, browse the Bay Street Shopping Complex in St. Julian's.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, consider making a reservation close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. For a good night’s sleep it’s hard to go past the InterContinental Malta, St. Julian's, the Hilton Malta, St. Julian's, and the Westin Dragonara Resort, St. Julian's.