Best Things To Do in Mellieha, Malta

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Mellieha.

Mellieha may not be as popular as other cities in Malta, but don’t let that fool you. Mellieha is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You can definitely plan a few hours of a side trip here while traveling to Syracuse or Valletta. You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Mellieha.

If you have plans to visit Malta and are not sure if Mellieha should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Mellieha and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in Mellieha

Here is the list of things to do in Mellieha and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Ghadira Bay

    4.5 (57 Votes)
    Ghadira Bay

    Water Body

    Address: Mellieha Malta

    Malta is country well endowed with beautiful and diverse terrain. In addition to this, it also has a rich and diverse culture. This ensures that Malta is often a traveller's dream destination. Ghadira Bay is the largest sandy bay in Malta, and attracts large crowds of tourists on a regular basis. It is also popularly referred to as Mellieha Bay...Read more
  2. Popeye Village Fun Park

    4.2 (10 Votes)
    Popeye Village Fun Park

    Address: Triq Tal-Prajjet, Il-Mellieħa, Malta

    Popeye Village was a renowned film set which was used to feature a 1980 musical film ‘Popeye’ now used as a park where you can find several food outlets and boat riding facility. It encourages various activities and hence provides facilities too. It is a wooden village which was constructed manually by 165 members and constructed wit...Read more
  3. Fort Campbell

    4.2 (43 Votes)
    Fort Campbell


    Address: Mellieha, Malta

    Fort Campbell is a British-built fort in Mellieha, Malta. It is quite famous and historically important. The fort as of today lies in ruins, but at its best, it was a significant center for the British Army. The construction of the structure was completed in 1938, and took a year for the same. It was a major fort to the north of the Victorian L...Read more
  4. Manikata Church

    4.4 (14 Votes)
    Manikata Church

    Church, Religious Site

    Address: Triq il-Mellieħa, Il-Mellieħa, Malta

    The craftsmanship of Richard England which is reflected in the every corner of Manikata Church would leave you awestruck. This unique carved design of limestone of St Josheph's Church (other name of this church) was inspired by girna framework. Its construction was started in 1963 and took nearly 10 years to complete. In 2011, the Mepa board app...Read more
  5. Ghadira Nature Reserve

    4.4 (45 Votes)
  6. Golden Bay Sand Dunes

    4 (32 Votes)
  7. Ramla Bay

    4.2 (44 Votes)
  8. Picture This Gallery

    5 (35 Votes)
    Art Gallery