"Gozo Jeep Safari" - Information & Details

"Gozo Jeep Safari" - Details

"Gozo Jeep Safari"
Duration: Full Day
During: April to December 2012
£57: per adult
£47: per child
FREE Underwater Safari
with every ticket purchased.


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This excursion offers you an action packed day. The Gozo Jeep Safari offers views of Gozo which many do not have the opportunity to visit. The jeep safari is suitable for all ages. This excursion starts at approximately 07:30am, when you will be collected from your hotel or pick up point and taken to the Jeep Safari Terminal. From there the safari departs for the Gozo Ferry. Once reaching Gozo Island, the Gozo Jeep Safari begins you will be fascinated as beautiful landscape unfolds en route as you discover Gozo's hidden charms.



"Gozo Jeep Safari" - Information: Price Details

"Gozo Jeep Safari"
Information: Price Details

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Prices

Adult: £57.00
Child: £47.00(Under 12 years)

Preis:Erwachsene£57.00
Preis: Kinder unter 12 Jahren £47.00

Prix:
Adultes: £57.00
Enfants: £47.00

Prezzi:
Adulti: £57.00
Ragazzi (meno di 12 anni)  £47.00


Price Includes

FREE Underwater Safari, with every ticket purchased.

Transfers to/from hotel or pick up point.

Chauffer Driven Jeep.

Lunch

Safari Tour Leader

Malta to Gozo return Ferry

Kindly redeem your FREE Underwater Safari ticket on day of excursion.

In order to allow enough time for booking to be fully processed by all parties, we advise that bookings should be made a minimum of 10 working days in advance, please view our Terms and Conditions page for more details.

To ensure availability and to avoid disappointment, advanced bookings are recommended. Groups accepted.

"Gozo Jeep Safari" - Information: Schedule & Times

"Gozo Jeep Safari"
Information: Schedule & Times

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April to December 2012
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Collection Time: 7.30am
Return to Safari Terminal: 6.00pm
Departures From Jeep Safari Terminal

Please Note:The company reserve the right to alter or cancel this excursion according to prevailing weather conditions.


"Gozo Jeep Safari" - Information: Transportation

"Gozo Jeep Safari"
Information: Transportation

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Excursion:

By Road: Chauffeur Driven 4 wheel drive Jeep

Captain Morgan vehicles contain, safety equipment, medical necessities (first aid) and are properly licenced and insured in accordance of local regulations for your security and peace of mind. All passengers have insurance cover. Radio contact between jeeps.

Each jeep will carry 6 persons, (4 people at the back and 1 passenger up front with the driver.


Your Pick Up Location.

There are many pick up points all over the Island of Malta, located near major hotels. Details of the time and nearest pick up location most suitable for your party will be sent to you via email upon completion of booking.

"Gozo Jeep Safari" - Information: Extra

"Gozo Jeep Safari"
Information: Extra

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Tour Operator: Captain Morgan Cruises.

Add a remarkable experience to your to-do list whilst in Malta.

This excursion offers you an action packed day, lunch included.The guided Jeep Safari will visit the most beautiful parts of Gozo. The safari goes to places which are rarely visited by tourists, and even some of the locals do not know exist. Jeep Safaris are suitable for all ages and it is probably the best way of discovering Gozo's hidden charms. You will see some outstanding scenery, drive through typical old villages and capture the rural charm of Gozo.

The Gozo Safari is an experience you will simply never forget.

You will be collected from your accommodation at approximately 7:30am and taken to the Jeep Safari Terminal from where the Jeep Safari departs, you will be taken to board the Gozo Ferry.

From Malta to Mgarr harbour, Gozo

Mgarr is the harbour for Gozo's ferry terminal, as well as a yacht marina, it is also the largest fishing village on Gozo.

Upon arrival in Mgarr, Gozo, we will start our Safari to discover this the magical island. Gozo is also known as Calypso, the name is taken from the nymph Calypso in Homer's Odyssey who was believed to have once lived on the island.

The Land Rover Safari is comfortable and luxurious and are suitable for all ages and it is probably the best way of discovering Gozo's hidden charms and visit the most beautiful parts of Gozo. This safari goes to places which are rarely visited by tourists, and even some of the locals do not know exist. You will see some outstanding scenery, drive through typical old villages and capture the rural charm of Gozo, for example:

We drive to the village of Qala, which is nearby Hondoq ir-Rummien coastline with salt pans and caves.

Qala (pronounced Aala in English) is the eastern-most point of Gozo, and the furthest village furthest from the capital, Victoria. The coastline around Qala is largely rocky, with wonderful views of Malta and Comino. There are a few sheltered inlets, one being the secluded bathing spot at Hondoq ir-Rummien. There are many sites of historical interest here, such as the salt pans, the islands best preserved windmill and prehistoric remains. One can find examples of cart ruts, (parallel tracks cut into the rock) which extend over 180 metres.

From Qala we go onto Nadur.

Nadur has strong maritime links and history. The work "Nadur" means "lookout" in Maltese, which is also the town's motto. Nadur lies upon the easternmost hill of Gozo, the baroque Parish Church dedicated to Saints Peter and Paul dominates Nadur's skyline and one of Gozo's best baroque architectural masterpieces.

From Nadur village of Nadur we go down to Ramla il-Ħamra.

Ramla l-Ħamra (Ramla Bay)has a red sandy beach and is beautifully surrounded by hillsides from both sides and is easily one of the biggest and most beautiful beaches in all of Malta and Gozo.

From Ramla l-Ħamra (Ramla Bay)and then onto the very quaint village of Xagħra.

Xagħra, which means 'wilderness' in Maltese - a discription of the area before it was inhabited. Xagħra is located on a hill in the central north east of Gozo, it has a beautiful (Basilica) parish church, covered throughout with marble, the church is known locally as 'Il-Vitorija', the Blessed Virgin Mary of Victories, is dedicated to the Nativity of the Virgin Mary. Xagħra is famous for its prehistoric sites; the temples of Ggantija and the nearby Neolithic site of Santa Verna. Calypso's cave also lies within Xagħra. The village also has two grottos which have stalactites and stalagmites, namely Ta'Xerri and Ta'Ninu.

From Xagħra, we go onto Victoria.

Victoria (also known by it's old name, "Rabat"), is the capital city of Gozo, where we will stop for some free time and also lunch. Victoria, is located on a hill near the centre of Gozo. In the heart of Victoria lies the Citadella (Citadel), which has been the centre of activity of Gozo since Neolithic times, but is known to be first fortified during the Bronze Age approximately around 1500 BC.

After lunch we head off for Marsalforn

Marsalforn village lies between the hill-top towns of Xaghra and Zebbug on the north west coast of Gozo and is is a very popular tourist resort.

From Marsalforn we go onto Dwejra

Dwejra is a tourist village that belongs to the town of St. Lawrence, with its famous ‘Inland Sea' and Azure Window. The Azure Window (Maltese: Tieqa Zerqa) is a natural arch in the Maltese island of Gozo featuring a table-like rock over the sea. It is situated near two other famous natural landmarks - the Inland Sea, and Dwejra Bay. The stunning geography of the area was created thousands of years ago when two limestone caves collapsed.

From Dwejra we head to Xlendi

Xlendi is a fishing village Xlendi located on the southwest side of Gozo. Xlendi Bay is one of the prettiest places on the island and a 'must see' whilst visiting Gozo. Xlendi Bay is a beautiful inlet with a sandy beach, inky blue sea and majestic cliffs.

From the Fishing Village of Xlendi we go back to Mgarr and the return ferry to Malta.

When we arrive in Malta, we will return to the Safari Terminal at approximately 6:00pm from where you will be collected once again and taken back to your accommodation.

"Gozo Jeep Safari" - Information: Locations

"Gozo Jeep Safari"
Information: Locations

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Gozo Jeep Safari - In order to reach Gozo, the Jeep Safari begins with a Gozo Ferry trip. The safari will visit numerous towns and villages all across the island of Gozo. The four wheel drive jeep allows access to areas difficult to reach via conventional vehicles. The professionally guided Jeeps will take you show remarkable hidden charms.

You will see various scenic locations around Gozo, too many to list such as the Azure window and many 'off the beaten track' places that many tourist are unaware of or unable to reach.

This is a very popular Jeep Safari is designed to show you the most beautiful parts of Gozo island both central and countryside. Scenic beauty and heritage combined in an action packed day including sites which are not normally visited by tourists. Lunch included.

Places visited include:

  • Mgarr
  • Qala
  • Dahlet Qorrot
  • Nadur
  • Ramla l-Hamra
  • Xaghra
  • Victoria & The Citadel
  • Stop for Lunch
  • Swimming Stop (Summer)
  • Marsalforn
  • Dwejra
  • Xlendi

"Gozo Jeep Safari" - Information: Photo Opportunities and Sightseeing

"Gozo Jeep Safari"
Information: Photo Opportunities and Sightseeing

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This excursion offers endless photo opportunities for some of the worlds most famous landmarks, with wealth of history and culture. Offering panoramic views of the Gozo and Maltese coast line, with a variety of beautiful coves and bays.

The magical island of Gozo is amazing, better known as the legendary Island of Calypso, it has a wealth of history Gozo, with charm mystery everywhere, such wonderful vistas and spectacular panoramic views.