Running Tour South of Malta

Zurrieq & Ħaġar Qim

Temples of Malta Scenic Jog and Run


If you are willing to explore the Southern coast line the route from the Zurrieq village to the Ħaġar Qim Temple will be best way to enjoy it. This side of the island you will find lots, stunning views such as Blue Grotto and the tiny isle of Filfla, plenty of nature and it is a gateaway from the busy city life.

This tour is the most preferred one by those who are looking for a panoramic route and in the mean time discover some hidden gems. Visiting less touristic spots, mostly known to locals and leaving all the stress behind, we'll go for a run at a comfortable pace, where you'll be able to appreciate the scenery and absorb the historical info I will be divulging along the way. From the Prehistoric to the Medieval time, the southern maltese coast line is a must to not be missed.

3 Reasons to run this tour:


Megalithic Temples

Ħaġar Qim is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with a stunning view and a magic atmosphere to experience.

Hidden gems

A way to explore the natural beauty that the South-Western coast line visiting less touristic spots, mostly known to locals: from ancient chapels to small villages.

Stunning view

You will explore the village of Zurrieq with its mills back to the Knigths of Malta time passing by the stunning view of Blue Grotto.


  • (just you & guide)
  • Pick up service available upon request
  • 25€ p/person if multiple runners


8 KM
  • Estimated duration: 1h and 30 mins
  • It depends on the group size


  • Quite hilly
  • (no worries, we'll match your pace)

Meeting point

We'll meet at the Zurrieq Bus Station, at nr.10 Triq Armerija.

Otherwise feel free to request a pick up service from your stay.

If you are using the public buses, you need to take the Bus nr 73 or 74 from Valletta to Zurrieq. Get off at the "Zurrieq" bus stop in the town of Zurrieq, very close to the parish Church of St Catherine.

Ready to run in the South of Malta? So let's book today!

Date and time

Give us the date and the time you wish to book the tour.

We are flexible with the timeline and will try to accommodate your preferences.

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Running Tours Malta - Unique Experience

Running Tours Malta is your private running tour that will make sure you get your exercise even during your holiday. This a unique chance to visit and get to know Malta through a different perspective. You get the opportunity to run along the best scenic routes that Malta has to offer and get a feel for the island like a local runner.

While travelling you can keep up your running habits and discover the Maltese countryside at the same time. We'll match your pace so every runner is more than welcome to join our tours: from the easy going runner to the athlete on vacation and trail runners! So lace up your running shoes and select one of the scenic tours that Running Tours Malta has prepared for you with much dedication and experience. Let us make this running experience a great one, so you can go back home with a luggage-full of great memories.