Malta Unplugged: Your Guide to LGBTQ+ Beach Escapes and Secluded Coastal Paradises

Seeking the ultimate gay beach experience in Malta? While there are no official gay beaches, fear not, as all of Malta’s sandy shores embrace diversity and are LGBTQ+ friendly. So, slather on that sun cream and let’s dive in!


Picture this: crystal-clear waters, sandy stretches, and sun-kissed bliss. While there’s no rainbow flag flying high, there are a few hidden gems where the LGBTQ+ community tends to gravitate. These unofficial hotspots offer a mix of privacy, stunning scenery, and a welcoming atmosphere.


First up, Riviera Bay (Għajn Tuffieħa),

where you can stroll along the main beach and veer left to discover a smaller, secluded paradise. Here, nudists and gays find solace, undisturbed by prying eyes or authorities.


For a taste of adventure, Ġnejna Bay beckons.

Venture to the right of the sandy beach, navigating limestone and clay hills until you reach secluded spots. If you’re up for it, catch a boat to “Il-blata,” a natural outcrop at sea level. It’s like having your own private beach! Remember, this slice of paradise is cherished by the gay community for its relative privacy and hard-to-reach allure.


Now, let’s ignite your sense of adventure at Ras il-Qarraba.

This headland dividing two beaches is a magnet for gay sea lovers. Among the fallen rocks, you might stumble upon complete privacy and like-minded souls exploring the depths of the sea and life.


Feeling up for a trek? Fomm ir-Riħ, Baħrija is your answer.

Brace yourself for a fifteen-minute rugged path that leads to this secluded pebble beach. Embrace the serenity, escape the bustling crowds, and bask in the joy of almost complete privacy. It’s your own personal slice of paradise.


Last but not least, let’s uncover a hidden secret at Mġiebaħ, Selmun Bay.

This stunning sandy beach faces north, offering breathtaking sunsets. Unfrequented due to its inaccessibility, you might just have this hidden gem all to yourself. Remember, a car or taxi is your key to unlocking this treasure trove.


Keep in mind, these beach beauties lack facilities, so pack like a pro. Load up on water, snacks, a fabulous hat, and don’t forget that all-important sun cream. While an umbrella is optional, it’s highly recommended for stylish shade and maximum comfort.


So, get ready for sun-soaked adventures and sandy delights. While Malta may not have official gay beaches, our shores are open to all. Let’s celebrate diversity and create unforgettable memories along the way. Let the waves embrace you and the sun caress your skin on your very own LGBTQ+ friendly beach tour of Malta.


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Group Size
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Valletta Queer History Walking Tour

Are you in the mood for an exciting and educational day out? Then we've got just the thing for you! The Valletta Queer History Walking Tour is an incredible way to explore one of Europe's most scenic and walkable cities, Valletta.

What sets this tour apart is that it provides an authentic exploration of Valletta's landmarks and history from the perspective of the LGBTQ+ community. You'll get a unique perspective on the city center, the red light district, and even the outskirts. Your tour guide will provide fascinating details about the LGBTIQ+ cultural heritage that make this city so special.

This tour is perfect for anyone who's interested in learning about history and culture in a new and exciting way. You'll be able to see Valletta in a whole new light, with an uncensored version of the city's history that you won't find in guidebooks.

But what really makes this tour stand out is the fun and friendly atmosphere that your guides provide. You'll feel welcome and included from the moment you join the tour. the guide is knowledgeable, passionate, and eager to share they love of Valletta with you.

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2 hours
Group Size
Up to 6

Three Cities: Gays vs. Inquisitor

Embark on an exciting journey through Three Cities and explore hidden queer narratives at the Inquisitor Palace! Our expert guides will lead you through the winding streets, revealing tales of LGBTIQ+ individuals.
Explore the historic landmarks and delve into the intriguing past of the Knights of Malta. In Birgu, within Three Cities, discover the remarkable Inquisitor Palace, where stories of the LGBTIQ+ community's struggles await.
Reflect on the past's complexities and gain insight into our community's reality from the 16th - 18th Century.

2 hours
Group Size
Up to 15

From Stigma to Empowerment: A Women's History Tour of Valletta

Discover the rich history of women in Valletta like never before with our unique walking tour. Join us as we explore the city's must-see places while presenting a different perspective that highlights the important role of women in shaping the city's past and present.

This tour offers a fascinating glimpse into the lives of women who freely offered non-marital services for private benefits. Discover their struggles, entrepreneurial pursuits, hopes, and dreams as we walk through the streets of Valletta.

As we delve deeper into the hidden stories of women, you'll be transported back in time to learn about their contributions to the city's cultural and economic development. From the pioneering businesswomen who ran their own shops to the fearless activists who fought for women's rights, this tour will leave you with a newfound appreciation for the women of Valletta.

But our tour isn't just informative - it's also fun! With an engaging and knowledgeable guide, you'll enjoy a lively and interactive experience that celebrates the untold stories of women in Valletta. Don't miss this unique opportunity to learn about the city's history from a feminine perspective. Join us for a walking tour that's both educational and entertaining!

3 hours
Group Size
Up to 10

Valetta Street Food & LGBTIQ+ History Tour

Are you ready for an unforgettable day of exploring, eating, and learning? Join us on our Valletta Street Food and LGBT History Tour, where you'll get to experience the city's rich culinary traditions and vibrant LGBTQ+ culture.

Our tour takes you on a journey through Valletta's fascinating history, with a focus on the contributions of the LGBTQ+ community. As we explore the city's landmarks, including the red-light district and the city center, our knowledgeable guides will share stories of the queer individuals who helped shape Valletta's identity.

But that's not all - we also make plenty of stops along the way to sample delicious local specialties! So make sure to come hungry and be prepared to indulge in some of the city's most mouth-watering street food.

With our friendly and passionate guides leading the way, you'll feel welcome and included from the moment you join the tour. And by the end of the day, you'll have a newfound appreciation for Valletta's unique history, as well as a full stomach!

So don't miss out on this one-of-a-kind experience. Join us on our Valletta Street Food and LGBT History Tour and discover the city's rich culture and cuisine like never before.

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