June is often hailed as one of the best months to be living it up here in Malta. Why? Well, the weather is perfect for a bunch of different summertime activities – without being too hot. What better way to enjoy Malta’s natural beauty than by organising a little picnic with your nearest and dearest? Here are 5 great spots to get you started.
An all-time favourite for locals and visitors alike, Buskett is an idyllic 16th-century forest nestled in the lush valley of Wied il-Luq in Siggiewi, not far from the historic city of Mdina. Pack up your picnic essentials, stock up on some snacks, and get ready to kick back and relax with friends and family by your side.
2. Golden Bay
Golden Bay is arguably one of the most gorgeous beaches in Malta and offers some truly breath-taking, dreamy sunsets that you won’t forget about any time soon. Want to make your day extra memorable? Explore the Maltese countryside with a spot of horse riding!
Close to some top entertainment hotspots, Pembroke’s Madliena area has some great picnic spots complete with a backdrop of the endless blue sea stretching out as far as the eye can see. If you’re feeling adventurous, hit the well-worn hiking trail and you’ll be rewarded with some incredible views and a look at Madliena tower!
4. Ta’ Qali
Perfect for family outings and perhaps one of the best spots to hit for a kickabout or to ride your bicycle, Ta’ Qali is also home to the Malta Aviation Museum, where you’ll find many of the different aircraft that played a part in Maltese history.
This rural gem is popular for its horse riding trails and stunning countryside walks. Bidnija is a tranquil place where you can get away from all the hustle and bustle of city life, unwind, and take a few great photos to preserve some even greater memories.