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Gozo Sightseeing Segway Tour with Lunch
"You have an option to choose either morning or afternoon departure for this journey. Once decided depart form Mgarr ferry terminal and head up to the scenic Belvedere Qala that overlooks the harbor and Gozo channel with sister islands of Maltese Archipelago - Malta and Comino on the back. Qala is one of the most beautiful villages in Gozo. Your next destination is Nadur one of Gozo's famous three hills and home to three of the most popular bays on the island - Dahlet Qorrot San Blas and Ramla il-Hamra. Nadur is also the place to go to if you're looking for an authentic traditional culinary experience of the iconic wood stove bakeries. Here you will stop for a mouthwatering 'ftira' and some refreshing tea before heading to o continue down the hill to Ramla il-Hamra Bay
From EUR71.00
 
Gozo Ta' Cenc Cliffs Segway Tour
"The tutorial takes place at the meeting point in the limits of Sannat. As soon as you familiarise yourself with driving the segway you immediately head to the beautiful graveled road overlooking Gozo's central villages including Xewkija's Rotunda church Ta’ Gordan lighthouse and Marsalforn's 'Salvatur’ amongst your views. As you continue gliding on your segways you will start to see the islands of Comino and Malta the two other islands in the Maltese archipelago right in front of you. There will be plenty of opportunities to take postcard photos during this short and sweet tour.   Kantra Bay and nearby Mgarr ix-Xini were recently home to Hollywood heart-throb
From EUR19.00
 
Best Of Gozo Private Tour
"Enjoy a complimentary pick up at your hotel before taking a short 30 minute drive to Malta's most northern point. After a short ferry ride to Gozo you will start off your tour with a view from one of the islands highest points and get to view both the Blue Lagoon and mainland of Malta. Your next stop will take us to the worlds oldest free standing temple of Ggantija. After legends of female fertili you will get to see the infamous cave of the alluring Calypso. The Salt pans of Gozo are Europe's best kept secret you will have an opportunity to walk here. You will stop for lunch at the movie location of Angelina and Brad's 'By The Sea' before visiting Gozo's highlight of the Azure Window. The Citadel in Victoria is quite an impressive and you'll have a chance to """As you cruise across the Gozo Channel enjoy the turquoise waters of the Blue Lagoon. Once on the it island of Gozo
From EUR450.00

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Treasures of the old church

One of the most beautiful works of the old church is the apse representing the Adoration of the "Lamb" according to St John's Apocalypse.The main paintings is attributed to Mattia Preti or to one of...
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The Museum of Sculpture

A short time before the Rotunda was completed, the old church was carefully dismantled, and the best parts of it were delicately rebuilt next to the church. The initial idea was to demolish the old...
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The paintings in the church

Each of the side chapels of the Rotunda is decorated with beautiful paintings made by Chev. Paul Camilleri Cauchi. Among these paintings we can count: The Vision of Zachariah, The Birth of St John, St...
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The old Baptismal font

Symmetrical to the above described Altar of the Blessed Sacrament, on the right side of the Main Altar is another beautiful chapel.The main piece of the chapel no.4 is the Baptismal font dating from...
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The Altar of the Blessed Sacrament

Located on the left side of the church, looking the Main Altar, the Altar of the Blessed Sacrament is dating from the 17th century.Its main attraction is the tabernacle, which once belonged to Mdina...
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The Main Altar

Rotunda's Main Altar was carved in Carrara marble at the Ceccotti Factory in Italy.In the center of the altar is the Immaculate Lamb with angels on each side and surrounded in the corners by the four...
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The dome

As in the case of the homonym Rotunda of Mosta, the impressive dome is the one that is giving the name of the church – the Rotunda.The internal diameter of the dome is 24.5m, while the external one is...
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Statue of St. John

The statue of Xewkija's Patron Saint was made in mulberry wood by the Maltese sculptor Paul Azzopardi of Cospicua in 1845. As in most of Malta's town, with the occasion of Xewkija's feast, the statue...
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The Rotunda – inside

Once you enter the Rotunda you cannot stop being amazed about its beauty. Made of honey-colored Malta limestone, inside the Rotunda is 64m long and 43m wide.The fantastic dome with an outer...
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The Rotunda – outside

Getting closer to Xewkija from Mgarr Harbor, a wonderful view of the church was displayed to our eyes.The enormous circular structure in white local limestone, it is called Rotunda because of its...
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Fund raising for the new church

For the works to the new church many donations were offered, and free labor by the people was forthcoming all the time. Eight persons offered LM 500- each for the eight columns, which support the...
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Xewkija's new church

With the growth of Xewkija's population, the need for a new, larger church was felt.The works to the foundations of the new church started at the end of 1951, but the old church of St. John was left...
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Xewkija - the village

Xewkija is considered the oldest village in Gozo. As a confirmation of this statement, more than 350 years ago, ruins of a megalithic temple dedicated to the goddess of fertility were excavated...
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Mariblu, Mgarr Road, Xewkija, VCT 111, Malta
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