Ġgantija Overview in Xaghra, Gozo


Ggantija Temples in Xaghra, Gozo, are one of the most important archaeological sites in the world, and they date back to 3600 -3000 BC. In fact these temples are documentated as the oldest free standing  structures in the world.

Due to the gigantic dimensions of the megaliths, in past centuries some locals believed that the temples were the work of giants. This particular temple site in Gozo bears witness to this ancient legend: its name, Ggantija, is Maltese for giant.



Ġgantija Tips & Guide

Address: Ggajtina, Temples Street, Xaghra Gozo, Malta
Tel: +356 21553194


Location Xaghra
Opening Hours: 09:00 - 17:00
Prices: 5 Euros

Ġgantija Video