Qala Tourism

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Qala (Maltese: Il-Qala, pronounced Aala in English) is a village on the island of Gozo, Malta, with a population of 2,284 as of March 2014. Nearby is Ħondoq ir-Rummien, a coastline with salt pans and caves popular with snorkellers and divers.


A place in Malta, Qala is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. When planning a trip to Qala, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Valletta. Valletta is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like St Johns Co Cathedral, Upper Barrakka Gardens, The Malta Experience. Also, to reach Qala, you'll have to take a flight to Valletta; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Qala, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Qala*

  • Pollution Statistics in Qala

    Know the pollution level of Qala before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 96.43 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 89.29 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 85.71 (Very High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 78.57 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 96.43 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 96.43 (Very High)
  • Qala: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Qala for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Qala.

    • Burglary and Theft 28.13 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 28.13 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 31.25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 21.88 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.63 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 68.75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.13 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 34.38 (Low)
  • Living in Qala - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Qala is 97.85 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 68.05 (High)
    • Climate Index 98.28 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 104.43 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 78.5 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 68.34 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.84 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 66.52 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Qala

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Qala

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.31 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.84 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 89.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 78.32 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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