The Best Photo Spots in Malta: 30 Photos to Inspire You to Visit

Malta Marsaxlokk boat church colourful

Looking for photo inspiration for Malta? You are in the right place! I will help you discover the most beautiful places and make sure you know the best photo spots in Malta.

I stayed 10 days in Malta and I have a passion for photography, so I have created this little gallery for you with some of the best photo spots in Malta. Every photo on this post has the exact location, so take notes! And considering how beautiful is this little island, get ready to take some of the best photos of Malta during your trip.

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Before we dive in…

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Below you will find your photo inspiration & some of the best photo spots in Malta

Malta sunset Valletta Senglea sea fort old town
A view from the Upper Barrakka Gardens of Valletta to Senglea at sunset
Old Town Valletta stairs lights sunrise typical balconies
Triq St Gwann, near Cafe Society in Valletta
Blue Lagoon sea blue light blue plants holiday vacation  Comino Malta
Blue Lagoon and vegetation in Comino Island, Malta
Church of ST Lawrence in Malta Birgu Relics
Inside the Church of St Lawrence in Birgu
Knisja ta 'San Publiju, Malta
Knisja ta ‘San Publiju in Valletta
Visit Malta and Birgu Three Cities typical Maltese balconies
Old town of Birgu, behind the Church of St Lawrence
Gozo Malta palmtrees Ta Pinu
Sanctuary of Ta Pinu in Gozo
Marsaskala boat typical maltese colourful
Marsaskala and typical boat in the town’s bay
Barrakka Gardens malta valletta sunny day
Barrakka Gardens in Valletta
Old Town Valletta stairs lights sunset typical balconies
St Lucia street in Valletta at the sunset
Popeye Village Malta Bay colourful
A view of the Popeye Village
Mdina old town malta alleys typical
Holy Cross Street in Mdina old town
Gozo Malta salt pans sea
Salt pans in Żebbuġ, Gozo Island
Malta Marsaxlokk boat reflection
Picture of the port of Marsaxlokk and typical boats
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A view of Valletta from Manoel fortress
Old Town Valletta stairs lights sunset typical balconies
Triq Sant’Orsla in Valletta
Vittoriosa Brigu Malta typical street
The town of Brigu (Vittoriosa) near Tal-Petut Restaurant
Malta typical balconies sunset colourful architecture Valletta traditional
A view on the typical Maltese balconies in Old Bakery street, Valletta
Blue Lagoon sea blue light blue pineapple holiday vacation Comino Malta
Blue Lagoon and cocktails in pineapples in Comino Island
Malta sunset Valletta Senglea sea fort old town
A view from the port of Valletta to Senglea at sunset
Santwarju tal-Madonna ta’ Pompei in Marsaxlokk
St John's Cathedral interiors art paintings
The interior in St. John’s Co-Cathedral
Malta Marsaxlokk boat church colourful
Sanctuary of Our Lady of Pompeii and typical Marsaxlokk boat
Old town Mdina  malta typical architecture cab horse icons
Old Town Mdina, San Publiju square
Gozo Malta church harbour port view
A view of Mgaar, Gozo Island from the boat
Old Town Valletta stairs lights sunrise typical balconies
St Lucia street nearby famous restaurant San Paolo Naufrago in Valletta
Vittoriosa at night long exposure Malta
Vittoriosa from Senglea at night
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A view of Valletta from Manoel fortress
St John's Cathedral interiors art paintings
The interior in St. John’s Co-Cathedral
Vittoriosa Brigu Malta typical street
Old town of Brigu (Vittoriosa)

In conclusion…

Valletta sunset lamps malta
Picture of Valletta, near the bus station at the sunset

I’m sure that after reading this article you are inspired to visit Malta and know all the best photo spots in Malta. Don’t forget to try local Maltese dishes, connect with locals and enjoy this magical place as well. You have the guide with epic things to do in Malta here.

I would love to hear your thoughts, so if you have any feedback or additional tips, leave a comment below. Also, check out my Instagram for regular travel videos and travel inspiration. Or explore other destinations on this travel blog.

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THE BEST PHOTO SPOTS IN MALTA - 30 PHOTOS TO INSPIRE YOU TO VISIT

THE BEST PHOTO SPOTS IN MALTA - 30 PHOTOS TO INSPIRE YOU TO VISIT

50 Comments

  1. I love the view from the Upper Barrakka Gardens and seeing the city. I’d also definitely want to take some photos of st John’s catherdral! WOW!

  2. Malta looks like such a beautiful place to visit and to photograph! The old town of Birgu looks charming. I also love the colourful coastal photos! Thanks for inspiring me to plan a visit and sharing your beautiful pics!

  3. Gorgeous photos and inspiration – pinned for later as I’m going to Malta in the autumn 🙂

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Aww, thank you so much! Have fun, Malta is amazing 😍

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Oh so cool!! Nice 😍

  4. I’m always mesmerized by your beautiful photos and locations. Love these stunning photo spots in Malta! Can’t wait to visit.

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Thank you so much! Fingers crossed… and hopefully soon ❤️

  5. Wow, Lasma I don’t know how you do it! I literally want to pin all of these spots in Malta. Even the guy on his cell phone in the horse carriage (Old Town Mdina, San Publiju square) is even Instaworthy. Well done!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Thank you so much! Sounds like my job here is done and I convinced you to visit Malta, right?! 😍

  6. I love your photos! They are so beautiful. You are very talented.

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Thank you so much, Lauren!

  7. These photos are awesome, makes me really want to visit St. Malta!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Yaay! Glad to hear ❤️

  8. Malta looks amazing!!!!!!! And your photos are absolutely stunning 🙂 Thanks so much for sharing, so inspired to visit Malta!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Yay, thank you so much for your kind words ❤️ I’m glad to hear that!

  9. Malta looks like a beautiful place to visit. I love the old world architecture and street scenes! And Blue Lagoon looks stunning!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Glad to see you like it! And I’m sure it wouldn’t disappoint ❤️

  10. wow St Lucia street looks AMAZING drenched in sunset!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Haha glad you like it! It was so nice to watch the sun setting down!

  11. The Popeye Village view is hands down my absolute favourite!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      I can understand why! 🥰

  12. So beautiful!! The photos are gorgeous!! Also, love your hat and red dress!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Oh thanks, Yvonne ❤️

  13. Beautiful photos! Would love to visit the stunning Malta!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Thank you so much, Karen!

  14. These are such beautiful photos! It makes me want to get back into photography. I have been bringing my Nikon DSLR too but it’s so heavy to carry around, I can’t imagine doing that with multiple lenses! I give you a lot of props though <3

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Aww thank you so much! I love taking photos, so it makes it worth it ❤️ Versatile lenses and mirrorless camera could help!

  15. Malta is one of the few places I haven’t been in Europe but these photos make me want to buy a flight!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Yaay! So happy to read this ❤️

  16. What lovely photos! I’ve been to Malta but I’ve never been to Gozo. Will definitely have to make my way back to snap some gorgeous IG photos!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Thank you! I think Gozo was highlight of my trip, so highly suggested! Even I want to go back and see even more of Gozo ❤️

  17. Gorgeous photos!! Even if go to those places my pix won’t be that good. 🙂

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Thank you! I appreciate the compliment, but you should still try!

  18. Wow such stunning photos! Looks like an amazing place to visit, thanks for sharing.

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Thanks for your kind feedback ❤️

  19. What beautiful spots! So many cool places in Malta it looks like. Thanks for sharing!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      It’s my pleasure 🥰 and glad you liked it!

      1. Gorgeous photos!!! The balconies are so quirky, I love them! And the colour of the lagoon 😩 to die for! Beautiful beautiful spots !

        1. lasma.plone says:

          Thank you so much! And you are right, the lagoon was so beautiful… didn’t even have to edit these photos 😀

  20. The Church of St Lawrence looks absolutely stunning. I love learning more about Malta and that it’s getting more attention these days!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Right?! I’m also happy for the popularity that Malta is getting! Hopefully even more now that the world is slowly opening up!

  21. WOW these photos are stunning! Adding Malta to my bucketlist!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Yaay! Thank you so much ❤️

  22. I’m a sucker for a good balcony or a cobblestone street. I’m definitely going to need to add Malta to my list! it looks amazing!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Then you would love Malta and should visit asap! And hopefully soon ❤️ Thanks!

  23. I think my first two stops would be at the blue lagoon (with some cocktails of course) and the St Lucia street in Valletta, though all of these locations are beautiful!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Sounds like a perfect plan haha! And glad you like it ❤️

  24. 30 very inspiring photos that would make anyone impatient to visit Malta, my favorite places are Blue lagoon and Marsaxlokk, so beautiful 🥰 also Valletta balconies are really charming!

    1. lasma.plone says:

      Thank you so much, Flavio! I hope so ❤️

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