The village of Xaghra in Gozo is rich in historical heritage and therefore has plenty to offer to its visitors; perfect for families, couples and groups. Situated on the north east of the capital town of Victoria, on a lengthy stretch of high ground, Xaghra is encircled by the beautiful bays of Ramla, Ghajn Barrani and Marsalforn. With its stunning sites, panoramic views, diving opportunities and warm climate, Xaghra is the perfect holiday destination for you this year!
Xaghra beach holidays
Only 5 minutes by car from Xaghra church square is the Ramla Bay beach with its unique fine red sand, by far the most popular beach on the island. Ramla Bay is the perfect opportunity for those looking to bask in the sun to relax, unwind and enjoy the beautiful sunshine. If you’re more of an adrenaline seeking holiday-marker you can try some of the watersports facilities available on the beach including jet skiing, water skiing and paragliding, or even learn how to dive and explore the seabed. What better way to spend your beach holidays in Xaghra!
Xaghra boasts a vast array of historic sites to offer its visitors. You can visit the Neolithic temples of Ggantija, which are acknowledged to be the oldest free-standing structures in the world. On the edge of town overlooking a splendid view of Ramla Bay, you can discover the mythological Calypso caves. The village also has an attractive windmill known as Ta’ Kola windmill which is functioning as a museum; an ideal attraction to hundreds of tourists who visit Xaghra all year round. Another museum which is not to be missed on your Xaghra holiday is the “Pomskizillious” museum of toys, where displays of antique collector’s toys are exhibited; perfect for a family day out with the kids.
Xaghra has little to do when it comes to nightlife, with its heart of activity during the day, the resort becomes mellow and relaxed in the evenings. In Xaghra square you will find a couple of restaurants and cafe bars where you can relax and enjoy a romantic meal. You will also find the square is the place where local folks will come to stand around and chat. Xaghra is perfect for those looking for quieter night out away from lively nightlife.
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