Republic of Malta | Repubblika ta’ Malta
Malta is a member of the Euro currency, the European Union, and the Schengen Travel Area. The capital is Valletta, but the largest city is Birkirkara.
Malta is an island nation, but the largest and main island is also called Malta. This island has the majority of the population, as well as the most important cities.
Being an island nation in the Mediterranean, as well as more south than just about all of Europe, Malta is a top tourist destination, receiving nearly 2 million visitors per year.
Malta Travel Information & Key Points
General points to know about the country of Malta – demographics, important ages, phone numbers, key statistics, and more, whether you’re traveling there or not.
Largest City: Birkirkara
Population: 476,000 (2019 estimate)
Language(s): Maltese & English
President: George Vella
Prime Minister: Joseph Muscat
Currency: Euro € (EUR)
Area: 316 km2 (122 mi2)
Dialing Code: +356
Time Zone: Central European Time “CET” (UTC+1), DST/Summer Time: Central European Summer Time “CEST” (UTC+2)