Sliema is a town on the east coast of the island of Malta.
It has the longest seafront on the island. It was built during the 18th century.
The best time to visit Sliema is in summer. The climate is warm and the atmosphere of the town is good. Local and foreign tourists frequent the city during this time.
If you rent a boat in Sliema, you can create an itinerary and sail to Gozo or Comino.
Sliema has one of the largest coastlines in Malta. You won't find sandy beaches there, so you might want to enjoy them on board a boat.
Yacht charter prices in Gozo vary depending on the season. During the low season, the prices for sailboats start from 250 euros. While prices for catamarans start from 650 euros.
The high season in Gozo, Malta starts in May and ends in August. Consider that the demand increases along with the prices. If you want to charter a boat in Malta during the high season and find the boat that meets your needs, you must book two months in advance.
To rent a boat in Gozo with more than 30 horses power you must have a valid licence. It is recommended to bring a nautical resume detailing your previous sailing experience.
If you don't have a license, you can rent any other boat from our catalogue with a skipper. Skippers are very helpful! They can show you places that only locals know. Rent a boat with a skipper for a complete experience.
⚓ Visit the Stella Maris church, built in 1850 in baroque style.
⚓ Near Sliema is the island of Manoel. Visit it and walk through its streets. There you will find the Manoel Fort, its main attraction.
⚓ The villages of Ta' Xbiex and Gżira are very close to Sliema. Plan a jogging day to visit them.
⚓ Take one of the guided tours in the city. Learn about the history and the most important monuments of the city.
To get to Sliema you can take a bus from the airport. The island is quite small, so the journey will not be that long. If you like sailing, another way to get to Sliema is to rent a boat in Valletta and sail all the way.
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