Ramla Bay

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Ramla Bay and its beach are situated in a fertile vale in the northern part of Gozo island. The name of the bay is translated from Maltese language as “red sandy beach”.

Ramla Bay has a wide clean beach of reddish and golden sand. It is located in the zone with reach historic heritage. In their surroundings the ruins of a luxurious roman villa can be found.

The beach is surrounded by green hills and caves providing the fascinating landscapes. In the western part of the beach Calypso cave is situated – according to a legend, it was here where Odyssey was kept in captivity by nymph Calypso during 7 years before he returned home. Also a statue of Virgin Mary erected in the year 1881 can be seen on the beach.

Ramla Bay beach is well-conditioned and offers numerous services to make your rest comfortable. You can rent umbrellas and deckchairs and have a snack or a refreshing drink in a kiosk. The lovers of active rest can practice waterskiing or banana boating. The water is very clear that will be appreciated by the fans of snorkeling.

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  • Heavenliving

    2016.07.17 review from Foursquare

    Iramla ilhamra the red sand(arabic) very nice but don't think of swimmig when its windy.

  • Roberto Quijano

    2015.11.23 review from Foursquare

    Beautiful beach with peculiar sand color.

  • Alex Dobyan

    2015.07.14 review from Foursquare

    Really nice beach, water is warm, can be crowded so you may want to go early in the day.

  • Josef Hili

    2015.07.12 review from Foursquare

    Home away from. Heaven on earth

  • Arielle

    2015.06.06 review from Foursquare

    Watch out for jelly fish. If you do get stung the shops have some after bite to take the stinging / swelling down

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