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Ggantija Megalithic Temples

| Xaghra, Ggantija, Island of Gozo, Malta
+356 2155 3194
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| Xaghra, Ggantija, Island of Gozo, Malta
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"megalithic temples"
in 40 reviews
"stone henge"
in 15 reviews
"interpretation centre"
in 15 reviews
"information boards"
in 18 reviews
"world heritage site"
in 18 reviews
"temple complex"
in 13 reviews
"gift shop"
in 22 reviews
"ancient history"
in 19 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 48 reviews
"ta kola windmill"
in 11 reviews
"small museum"
in 19 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 15 reviews
"awe inspiring"
in 9 reviews
"interesting visit"
in 11 reviews
"maltese islands"
in 13 reviews
"visiting gozo"
in 11 reviews
"hagar qim"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place has a fantastic visitor's centre that explains as much as possible about the site and what little is known about the temple builders. There are many artefacts and detailed history regarding the discovery and preservation of the site as well as a dramatic...More

Thank Harry C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good to visit early (opening hours 9 to 5), as it can get very hot and there's almost no shade. A little museum at the entrance, that shows the history and what artefacts have been found in the temple and surrounding area. Then the temple...More

Thank Kerstin B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Many people who review this historic monument seem unable to comprehend the historical value right in front of them. older than the pyramids,the oldest free standing structure in the World! The museum has some fascinating artefacts and we can only wonder how on earth people...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ggantija Temples are a model for how Neolithic sites ought to be displayed. Visitors are ushered through the modern and interesting museum before even seeing the temples. This heightens the experience as your chances of understanding, and thus appreciating what you behold vastly increases....More

Thank Johan S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well, albeit many people told us it is just a pile of stones (which honestly the temple might look like) we were quite surprised. The unknown civilisation that was capable to achieve such a marvelous accomplishments and then got completely lost... Well, something to think...More

Thank Inutihar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are on Gozo, you need to see this. It is the oldest free standing structure in the world! It is good to tour the museum to see the artifacts pulled from ruins and then walk out to see the ruins. Can do it...More

Thank Craig-World-Travelle
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A breathtaking monument stood over thousands year even older than pyramids of Egypt, where located at Gozo , northern island of Malta, its well famous as other archeological sightseeing of the country. It take 45 mins boat form Valletta that easy to reach, tour guide...More

Thank finejenny
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an extremely moving temple site. The healing energies can still be felt. Take your time. Meditate. You will feel the light.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great temples and the museum section beforehand was very informative and a little interactive for kids. The temples looked impressive and incredible to believe they are so old.

Thank Hebe D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well designed visitor centre and museum set the scene before visiting the temples themselves - we couldn’t believe our eyes. Older than the pyramids! Take the time to have a drink in the main square and visit the Ta ‘Kola windmill (included in the entrance...More

Thank andEmakes3
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annamarie Y
8 May 2018|
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Response from tototny@ | Reviewed this property |
if you got a weekly bus pass which you can purchased at the hus station you can used it around gozo too
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OJ1982
14 February 2018|
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Response from tototny@ | Reviewed this property |
its not that big both is only 2 min apart and the temple is small and the windmill is small space u can explore in 30min
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Monique G
15 November 2017|
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Response from Mags | Reviewed this property |
we were staying in the town of Xaghra were it I'd situated there as are regular bus services to the town from different parts of Gozo. so not difficult to reach by pub transport. by
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