Travel & Accommodation

Travel & Accommodation

Gozo is the second largest island in the Maltese Archipelago and does not have its own airport. It is connected to Malta with a 20 minute ferry ride. Therefore when coming through the airport or travelling by land, one has to take the ferry from Cirkewwa harbour and then continue by land in Gozo from Mgarr Harbour. We had a little more space this year and introduced some new ideas to get even more out of this spectacular setting. Camping areas will now be fully shaded to shelter campers from the sun in those late mornings. Besides Camping, we are also offering cabins for 2 persons sharing on sailing boats anchored in Ramla Bay besides various other accommodations on the island.
Getting to the Festival
The only way to get to Gozo is by Ferry or boat.

For more info about the ferry service and timetable, visit Gozo Channel’s website here

By Official Malta to Sunscape Festival Return Shuttle Bus

Available Soon

By Public Transport Coach

Coaches are one of the greenest ways to get to Sunscape. Malta Public Transport runs services from Malta Airport and all over Malta to Cirkewwa Harbour and to the Festival’s own site in Ramla Bay. Click here for their website

By Prebooked Airport shuttle bus in Malta and minibus in Gozo (Official Festival Partner)

Our official transport provider Gozo Garage in collaboration with Airport shuttle services are offering return airport transfers to and from Sunscape. The transfer will be made up of a shuttle from the airport departing every 30 mins and a minibus or taxi on the Gozo side taking the guest straight to the festival. Price: €28.00 including return but excluding ferry tickets To book send an email to info@gozogarage.com  with:

  1. Name & Surname
  2. No of passengers
  3. Arrival Flight Details
  4. Departure Flight Details
  5. Don’t forget to mention you are going to Sunscape to avail yourself to the special rates.

By Car Share

Sunscape wants to minimise the cost of travel for you guys as much as possible as well as thinking of the environment around us! We’re keen to help Sunscape to emit less carbon and we’d like to think you are too! There are people coming from far and wide so we’re sure that you can find a ride no matter where you are from! When car-sharing, make sure you know the identity of the person or persons you are sharing with. Take a note of their home telephone number and leave details of the lift-share, the driver and passenger’s number(s) and home address if possible with friends and/or family. Take your mobile phone with you. If you are at all uncomfortable with any arrangements, or the condition of the vehicle being used, then make other plans. All arrangements which you make are private arrangements between you and other sharers. The Festival does not arrange lift-sharing or have any liability to or for lift sharers. You may arrange this securely here

By Car

DIRECTIONS Once in Gozo, please first follow the signs to Xaghra or Nadur. From there you can easily follow the signs to Ramla Bay where the festival will be held. If using SAT NAV / GPS , please make sure you are going to Ramla Bay on the island of Gozo not on the island of Malta.

CARS AND CLIMATE CHANGE CO2 is the main cause of climate change and arguably the single biggest pollution threat that humankind faces today. Road transport accounts for around 25% of emissions. The least polluting cars emit around 100g of C02 per km, while the most polluting emit around 520g. Click here to find out how your car compares. The main ways to cut emissions are to drive less, reduce fuel use by choosing more fuel-efficient vehicles and by car-sharing wherever possible.

Standard Camping
If you’re looking for the full camping experience and want to pitch your own tent, minutes away from the action, you can either bring your own tent or rent one to be pitched from you. Camping passes start from 20 Euro (Approx 15 GBP) per person for the weekend. Tent rental starts from 100 Euro for a 2 person tent from Friday 7th July to Monday 10th July. A refundable damage deposit of 50 Euro will be collected when picking up your tent. BUY HERE
Pre-pitched Comfort Camping

Forget about the worries of carrying or pitching your own tent and start enjoying Sunscape from the moment you arrive. This is an ideal space to be close to the festival while on a budget. Starting at €100 from the weekend package is tent only and does not include camping pass or festival tickets. A refundable damage deposit of 50 Euro will be required to claim your tent. For a 2 person tent from 7th July to Mon 9th July. BUY HERE

Hotels & Self Catering Accommodation
Our Festival partners Festicket & Sundreams have a variety of festival packages available including Hotel or Apartment. If alternatively youre looking for more choice a vast selection of hotels and self catering accommodation are available  on visitgozo.com for a full list or else check out airbnb.com
Gozo Weekend Festival Shuttle

A shuttle service will be operating for festival attendees as a transport to and from the accommodation

The shuttle will be operating 3 times a day from each of the following locations:

Xaghra and Nadur Villages: Weekend Shuttle Service pass @ €25 / person

Marsalforn Bay, Qbajjar Bay and Xwejni Bay : Weekend Shuttle Service pass @ €30 / person

Xlendi Bay and Victoria: Weekend Shuttle Service pass @ €40 / person

Extra trips will be performed according to the demand. If you will be securing accommodation in any of the above locations, this might be the perfect solution for affordable and reliable transportation to and from the festival.

Buy your weekend shuttle pass here.

*Shuttle timetable and exact pickup locations will be released closer to the festival.

Malta to Gozo Shuttle with Return
More details out soon.

 

 

 

 

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