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The Stunning Popeye Village That Malta Secretly Hides

Is Popeye Village worth visiting?

Popeye Village in Malta is a must for anyone traveling to the island. This tour offers informative and interesting tours of the village that allow you to explore its rich history from different angles and enjoy the beautiful scenery and picturesque coastlines that Malta has to offer.

Many people have misconceptions about the village and wonder why they should visit it. However, when you get there you will quickly realize how great this place is. The Village offers a full day tour that allows visitors to enjoy a variety of rides, eat at various restaurants, and play games for prizes.

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The village was originally used for the filming of the 1980s blockbuster Popeye

Popeye Village in Malta is one of the most unusual movie sets in the world. Originally used for the filming of the 1980s blockbuster Popeye, this village has since been taken over by a number of organizations and now exists as a site for national tourism in Malta.

The Village Tour is a great opportunity to explore an abandoned movie set and do your own fun photoshoot (and a Popeye Village selfie, of course!).

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Popeye Village is well worth a visit for its scenic views and hidden beauty.

Popeye Village’s outdoor retreat offers not only scenic views, but also the serene beauty of its mountainous and secluded location. Malta may not be a large country, but it has managed to keep this Popeye statue village as a well-kept secret. To reach the village, you need to go to Mellieha in the western region of Malta.

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This village is a place created for children of all ages. It has over six hundred costumed characters and thirty-five shows. The actors re-enact scenes from their favorite series and films. Visitors can ride pirate ships, watch Greek gods fight, or see the Nile on their way through the village.

The village includes a church, a school, a watchtower and a chapel

Popeye Village is well worth a visit, not only for the opportunity to meet Popeye, but also because the village itself is quite charming. The parish includes a church, a school, a watchtower and a chapel.

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Boat trips

Most of the tourists visiting Malta make a stop in the village where they can admire the beautiful views of the cliffs and enjoy the local entertainment. The village is a great place to take boat trips around the island and learn what life was like for the people of the island before it became the tourist hotspot it is today.
If you are a fan of Popeye the village might be worth a visit.

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Parrot enclosure

The village is also home to a small zoo where various species of parrots are kept as pets. If you are a fan of parrots, you will love the many different species of birds and reptiles that are caged throughout the village.

The village is open for guided tours from April to November

If you are on vacation in Malta, don’t miss Popeye Village. This quirky museum pays homage to the first cartoon ever shown on television, Popeye the Sailor, which debuted in 1931. Stop by and say hello to the residents of the fictional town of Sweethaven!

The reason to visit

the sights are wonderful, the prices are not that high, it’s a great way to get out of town, there are guides if you’re not sure what to do and you will have memories for years to come.

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