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Address: San Lawrenz, Island of Gozo, Malta

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Really nice!

Even though the azure window is not longer there you can still see some of the beauty of the blue home. Must visit.

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Dominicantrotter
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Brussels, Belgium
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Brussels, Belgium
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Even though the azure window is not longer there you can still see some of the beauty of the blue home. Must visit.

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England, United Kingdom
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629 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 338 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This is a rather nice spot to come and dive in. It can be tricky suiting up in the car park and moving slowly across the rocks with all your dive kit. But it is worth it. In winter time it is not too busy but in summer it can get crowded with many divers. As you descend into the... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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351 reviews
232 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Believe me there is so much more to this area than just the Window itself, now sadly defunct. I was and am eternally grateful for the fact that I managed to see it shortly before it was conquered by the sea, and it was without a doubt a definite highlight of my visit to Gozo, and I fervently hope that... More 

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20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

It was an amazing place to dive or just make beautiful photos. Too bad the thing collapsed yesterday, because it was one of my favorite parts of Malta.

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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Everybody has to visit the Blue Hole or Azure Window. It is indeed a fine sight, especially when the sun is shining. Car parking was easy and a very short but rough walk across the rocks give a superb view. Get some photos and leave. There is nothing more to it.

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Brisbane, Australia
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

It's even more incredible if you swim right underneath it. We were lucky enough to be in a sailing boat that dropped us off so we were able to jump right in and swim through, an amazing experience!

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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85 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We stand on a cliff and look over to this view. it is amazing. The driver tell us that they call it the blue hole picture window, also known as the Azure Window. if you go to GOZO dont miss it.

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Lima, Peru
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86 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

this is a nice formation, if you've never seen anything like this then take advantage if you're on Gozo, but if you've seen plenty of arches then take it from the must do list

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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161 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

The Blue Hole is a water sculpted blow hole close by the Azure Window. Itis a fairly hazardous walk to it but well worth the effort.

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Kovilpatti, India
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267 reviews
193 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

This place is known by many names. Beautiful place and the perfect place to watch the sunset. Don't miss it.

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