Xwejni Salt Pans
- Malta -
Photo: © David Xuereb, Leli Tal-Melh
Nestled along the captivating coastline of Gozo, Malta, the Xwejni Salt Pans hold cultural significance as traditional salt production sites. Meticulously cared for by local families, these interconnected pools undergo a natural evaporation process, resulting in high-quality sea salt crystals.
Rock formations, a stretch of 2km coastal salt pans.
An ancient sea salt trade
The visitor center is run by family members who manage and work the salt pans.
Tourism, educational tours, recreation.
The salt pans are carefully cared for and looked after by dedicated family members.
To protect the land and the surrounding environment.
Latest updates: June 2023