Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Comino Island1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Comino Island with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.
Railway and landscape maps of Comino Island areaThis Comino Island map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
City tours, excursions and tickets in Comino Island and surroundings
Malta - moving around the countryIn general, tourists in Malta do not encounter any difficulties with regards to transportation. The most popular type of public transportation are buses. They (buses) usually run frequently and practically all trips connect certain regions with the capital of the republic. There are buses from 5.30 to 23.00. Over-night trips operate only from Friday to Monday and with long interval. Tickets are usually purchased directly from the driver. The bus services work worse in areas which are far from tourist centers; the transport can run only two or three times a day. An alternative to it, in this case, are horse-drawn carriages. This is not the most comfortable form of transport, but it is however much cheaper. … Open
Nature and parks of MaltaThe rest of the islands are archipelago or sparsely populated (Comino), or are uninhabited. Uninhabited islands are a protected by government. One of the most picturesque islands of the archipelago is the Cominotto, located near the island of Comino. Between the islands, there is a lagoon with water of bright, azure color, which became one of the symbols of the country and its beach rest. Another important island is Fylla, which is a rock with a height of 60 meters and a flat top. The territory of the island is for nature conservation. On the rocks, nest rare and endangered species of birds, among them the Mediterranean petrel and the straight-tailed petrel. Also on the island are endemic species of lizards and snails. The area around the island is also a reserve; fishing in this area is prohibited. … Open
Photogallery of Comino Island sights
Our guide to Comino Island
Traditions and mentality of Comino Island
Gozo has its own unique atmosphere. Compared to Malta, the island is not that inhabited and less popular among tourists, so the local pace of life is calm and measured, as it was hundreds of years ago. You just have to adjust to it. Don’t expect the service at the cafes and restaurants to be fast, don’t rush them and don’t disturb their joy of life – then they will gladly help you, give you a … Open
Travel guide to Comino Island
The island of Comino is also famous for its wonderful beaches. The Blue Lagoon is, without a doubt, the most famous and beautiful area for beach recreation. Water in the lagoon has an unusual azure color and is crystal clear, so there is nothing strange that fans of snorkeling adore this place. One more famous beach is named after St Nicolas. Travelers who like picturesque places also prefer to relax on Mary Bay … Open
Comino Island for children - what to visit
There are places in Gozo, you should definitely visit with children. Small children, as well as teenagers, will like it in the Citadel. The old tower, built in the 16th century, practically rises above Victoria, the capital of the island. The Citadel will not only give you and your children the opportunity to feel the atmosphere of the old times but will also impress everyone with the views from the top. Other … Open
Shopping, streets and outlets
If you want to bring back home from Gozo something edible, pay your attention to the local honey and cheese. Honey here is more of a traditional souvenir, although, they use a unique technology to pick it. The thing is, the Maltese do not put hives, picking honey in clay pots, which are usually located in caves. The cheese is quite interesting too, and not only for its peculiar taste. They sell it in small, even … Open
Another beautiful beach with red sand is San Blas; its main disadvantage is its inaccessibility. It’s literally impossible to drive to the beach by car, so many get to the beautiful coastal area on foot. The most popular holiday destination among divers is the so-called Inland Sea. The water is constantly renewed there through the natural tunnel formed in the rock. One of the most attractive sandy beaches is … Open
Cuisine and top restaurants
Despite their small sizes, Comino and Gozo can offer the travelers a lot of places to try really tasty dishes of Malta cuisine. Traditionally, the visitors of the Blue Lagoon bring the food with them or buy it at the stalls on a beach, though there are a few good restaurants on the island. So if you decide to have a dinner on Comino, choose the Blue Lagoon Restaurant, or Rotunda, or The Terrace. You can also go to an … Open