Malta

Marsascala to St. Thomas Bay Waterfront Run

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Toward the southeast end of the island, there’s a nice waterfront run between Marsascala and St. Thomas Bay. The route is on a a dedicated, palm-lined waterfront path for nearly 4 km, making for a nice 8 km (5-miler) out and back. In Marsascala, a good start point is at Żonqor Beach. Head south along the waterfront path around Marsascala Bay, with nice views of the water and historic buildings. Pass the Knisja Parrokkjali ta’ Marsascala church, and then wind around St. Thomas Bay, where there are some gorgeous viewpoints. The path ends at St. Thomas Beach.

Essentials
  • Nearly 8 km (5 miles) our and back
  • 71m (235 feet)
  • Marascala End: Żonqor Beach; St. Thomas End: St. Thomas Beach
  • Good bus access

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Essentials
  • Nearly 8 km (5 miles) our and back
  • 71m (235 feet)
  • Marascala End: Żonqor Beach; St. Thomas End: St. Thomas Beach
  • Good bus access