10 things you must try in Malta this summer

Discover all the great things Malta has to offer this summer. From live gigs, to adventure sports to cinema, this guide could totally spice up your summer and tempt you to try new things.

Here at Chitzo, we cover the broadest range of things to do in Malta. We have taken our pick of some of our favoirite trending events on our platform which could be enjoyed various groups of people. So find the experience which excites you most and just go and do it.

Try a sunset sailing yoga experience

Sunset Sailing Yoga Experience in Malta

Picture yourself sailing towards the south of Malta, chasing that never ending sunset on an impressive catamaran, with amazing likeminded people on board. Swimming in the deep blue Mediterranean Sea before sunset, and afterwards Merve will run the group through a 1-hour yoga session and a 30-minute meditation under the stars. All of this creates an evening of magic awakening the Mediterranean inside of you.

If you love the sea, you’ve got to try this over the summer, the experience is exhilarating!

You can this event and all Yoga Malta’s summer schedule here.

Jam to a live gig at Storeroom

Live Gig at Storeroom

After a long wait to catch the intimacy of live music, Storeroom are back with an electric concert programme this summer. You can catch some of Malta’s best artists performing under one roof, with one common theme from the audience, a genuine appreciation for music. So make sure to stay tuned with all their events here. But hurry their events are popular and tend to get sold out fast.

Bring on the excitement with MC Adventures

Kayaking with Mc Adventures

We naturally feel more adventurous and eager to try new things during the summer mayhem. So why not try your next extreme sport with the adventure experts themselves?

MC Adventure have such an exciting summer programme which includes their all-year round land adventures including rock climbing, ziplining, abseiling, via ferrata and sky walking. You may also take your pick from adventures at sea from kayaking to sea level traversing and snorkeling to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP).

We are excited just writing about all these adventures, and we are positive you will love the experience. Find the full schedule and booking options here.

Watch a movie at the only arthouse cinema in Malta

Cinema foyer at Spazju Kreattiv Cinema

Spazju Kreattiv’s cinema is a must visit for all movie buffs. The cinema prides itself in being the only arthouse cinema in Malta, which means that all films screened here are created with an aesthetic and artistic expression, rather than for commercial profit.

Over the summer, their screens shall be showing a range of international and local art house movies. You can the all of Spazju Kreattiv’s films here.

A cooking class at the Mediterranean Culinary Academy

Mediterranean Culinary Academy Cooking Experience

If you are looking to experience what goes behind some of the most famous Mediterranean dishes, a cooking session with the MCA is a hands-on, educational and at times romantic alternative to heading to a restaurant or cooking at home. This is a unique opportunity to be guided by professional chef instructors, create intimate moments with your partner whilst preparing your favorite dishes with local and sustainably sourced food, and later dining with a couple of glasses of wine to pair your food with.

The MCA are creative cuisine thinkers and are always on the lookout for new dishes, so be sure to stay up to date with all their culinary experiences here on Chitzo and pick your favorite one.

Stay in the game with Projekt Fitness

Project Fitness beach sessions

With so many activities happening over the summer coupled with that exhausting heat, it may be hard to remain motivated with your physical goals. However, Projekt Fitness, through their mantra that we are all a work in progress, are pushing people to be their very best.

They have several outdoor activities this summer and they will be back with their beach team sessions at Gnejna Bay. The team meets bright and early on Saturdays and are assigned a partner for the day. During the session the team use various equipment as part of the workout including ropes, tyres, hurdles as well as weights.

If you have never worked out on the beach, it’s a demanding but equally enjoyable way to stay in shape, but also a great way to enjoy the beautiful surroundings. It’s also a great opportunity to make some new friends, as this year the focus will be on teamwork.

Book your spot now!

Try windsurfing

Windsurfing in Malta

Surfing Malta are the windsurfing kings in Malta. They are based at Ghadira Bay, Malta’s largest beach, and offer windsurfing courses and lessons, accommodating for both groups and private sessions. During summer, Malta has perfect calm waters to practice the sport, and if you’ve never tried it before the experience will allow you adore the Maltese coast from an entirely different perspective.

To book one of their adventures, you can find more information here.

Have a laugh with the Clueless Comedy Collective

Caesars House Malta with Clueless Comedy Collective

The guys from the Clueless Comedy Collective know how to throw a stand-up comedy event! They are the only recognized group of comedians in Malta who are throwing gigs regularly. You can catch them in several bars North and South of the island, so be sure to check them out this summer.

You can find all their upcoming events here.

Chill on the beach with Ukulele Malta

Ukulele on the beach

Have you ever wanted to be that person to grab a ukulele on the beach and play some of your favorite tunes? Perhaps you have a ukulele running around somewhere in your house and haven’t had the chance to experiment with the instrument? Or maybe you play to entertain friends, but want to level up with other ukulele players?

Well, if any of the above is true, we have the perfect activity for you this summer. The group from Ukulele Malta meet once a week on Tuesdays from 4-6pm at Ghajn Tuffieha, leaving you enough time to enjoy the most beautiful sunset afterwards. It’s a great way to learn a sick new skill this summer which will surely impress your friends.

Try out Ukulele this summer!

Play chess at Uncle Matt's

Chess at Uncle Matt's Kitchen

In most countries chess enthusiasts congregate at parks and other locations to enjoy their favorite pastime. In Malta this will occur every Wednesday at Uncle Matts in Msida. Participants meet up at their old townhouse at 6pm, compete against one another through speed chess, which means that participants will be provided less time to consider their moves.

All participants will be handed a food voucher which can be redeemed at Uncle Matts on the night and cash prizes will be given to the top three competitors. Entrance is free, so all you need to do is come and test your skills against top local enthusiasts of the game.

You may reserve your spot for a chess game directly on chitzo.

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If you haven't found something that suits you in this blog, check out our what's on guide, www.chitzo.com, there are loads more of activities.