A hideout for a persecuted hermit on the run, a lair for corsairs and smugglers, a resting spot for migrating birds and a breeding site for the Yelkouan Shearwater, the rugged and windswept isle of Comino, is a fascinating place to explore.

So join Heritage Malta on the 28th of May, 2023, for a guided tour of Comino’s sea-sprayed secrets.

Learn about the flora and fauna of this picturesque isle and visit numerous archaeological and historical sites that are steeped in history. Our knowledgeable guides will share intriguing anecdotes about the island’s past as you walk past the charming Santa Marija Bay chapel, the commanding battery and redoubt that overlooks the Malta Channel, the iconic Santa Marija Tower, the old bakery, and the historic Lazaretto or quarantine hospital.


09:00 – Meeting point next to Ċirkewwa Cafe kiosk, at Ċirkewwa harbour.

09:30 – Leave by boat to Comino

10:00 – Arrival on Comino and guided tours commence

12:30 – Break

15:00 – Departure back to Cirkewwa

Please Note:

This is a moderate walk on rough terrain. Don’t forget to bring appropriate walking footwear, sun protection, and your own food and drinks. Entrance to St Mary’s Tower, which is managed by Din l-Art Ħelwa, is by donation, and Heritage Malta members will need to present their membership card at boarding.

Tickets are priced at €25 for Adults, Seniors & Students, €15 for Children (up to 11 years) & HM Members, and are available at any of our museums and sites and online here.

This is a rare opportunity to experience the rich history and natural beauty of Comino, so make sure to book your spot now before tickets run out!

Comino Heritage Trail


28 May 2023

Sunday: 09.30 - 15.00

Ċirkewwa Cafe Kiosk, Malta

Adults €25

Seniors €25

Students €25

Children (up to 11 years) €15

HM Members € 15

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