Triq iż-Żewwiega leads to a stunning viewpoint just south of Qala. It's worth the effort to get here – 1.8km uphill from the harbour; once here you can enjoy the magnificent panorama over Gozo and out to sea.

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Nearby Gozo attractions

1. Qala Windmills

0.51 MILES

Built in the 19th century, these windmills in the village of Qala (pronounced 'a-la') were in use until the 1970s. From Nadur's main square it is 2km east…

2. Ħondoq ir-Rummien

0.69 MILES

From the village square of nearby Qala, head east along Triq il-Kunċizzjoni, which leads down to the coast at Ħondoq ir-Rummien, a popular swimming cove…

3. Belvedere

0.89 MILES

A right turn at the top of the harbour hill leads to a belvedere with a grand view over the harbour to Comino and northern Malta.

4. Church of Our Lady of Lourdes

0.99 MILES

This 20th-century neo-Gothic church appears almost to hang over the village. Begun in 1924, a lack of funds meant that its construction was not completed…

5. Church of Saints Peter & Paul

0.99 MILES

Nadur’s ornate Church of Saints Peter and Paul was built in the late 18th century – the entrance is framed by white statues of the two saints, giving the…

6. Kelinu Grima Maritime Museum

1.04 MILES

This charming museum contains fascinating ship models, relics and maritime memorabilia, collected by a primary-school teacher over 65 years.

7. Fort Chambray

1.12 MILES

Fort Chambray was built by the Knights of St John in the early 18th century. It was originally intended to supplant Victoria as Gozo's main fortified town…

8. Bethlehem Village

1.16 MILES

On the right after the first roundabout as you leave Mġarr is this life-sized Bethlehem-style village, where 150 actors create a living nativity, which…