Taboos & Temptations: Whispers of Love and Lust in Medieval Mdina

Travel to Malta ,surrender to temptation and explore the tantalizing secrets of Medieval intimacy in Mdina, where mystery, passion, and peril dance hand in hand.

It's honestly the most interesting tour I've ever been on. The tour guide makes it both informative and entertaining and shows a side of Malta that you almost never get to see. Highly recommended!

Tour Details


Travel to Malta and embark on a captivating exploration of dark medieval secrets, scandals, and seduction in a tour designed exclusively for adventurous souls seeking a tantalizing glimpse into history when in Malta visiting places in Mdina.

Prepare to dive headfirst into the clandestine world of medieval sex within the enigmatic city of Mdina when in Malta visiting places where the intoxicating mix of lust and danger will leave you spellbound.

Discover the captivating lives of men and women who dared to challenge societal norms and embrace their desires, amidst the treacherous waters of love, infidelity, and religious constraints.

How was love defined during the Medieval ages? Is it as terrible as it may sound? Curious about the art of seduction employed by both men and women? Is marriage an escape rather than a gift? What profound role did the Church have in all this? How did this all lead to one of the most terrible murders that shook prominent Mdina citizens?

All the above and more, are questions that will be answered as you travel to Malta and experience the thrill of unravelling forbidden tales and immerse yourself in the captivating history of Mdina’s medieval era.

But Be forewarned: This tour is NOT for the easily scandalised, sensitive or highly conservative. It’s an adventure that unveils the fascinating secrets of an alluring and tumultuous period in Medieval Mdina.

Tour Highlights

  • Travel to Malta and delve into the enigma of love during the Medieval ages, exploring its complexities and the shocking murders it spawned in Mdina.
  • Challenge stereotypes by immersing yourself in the lives of medieval women, navigating arranged marriages, infidelity, and religious taboos
  • Learn about love, seduction, and sex during Medieval times, dispelling Hollywood myths.
  • Traverse Mdina’s ancient streets, capturing the essence of a time when rules were shattered and lurking dangers could prove fatal.
  • Immerse yourself in the alluring secrets of medieval intimacy and uncover the untold stories of love, lust, and empowerment in Mdina when in Malta visiting places of interest.

Tour Theme

Sex and Power – Forbidden Human Desires – Empowerment and Liberation – Shame and Acceptance – Intimacy and Vulnerability

Location Highlights

  • Mdina Main Gate (Game of Thrones King’s Landing entrance Season 1)
  • Mdina Dungeons
  • Vilhena Palace
  • St Agatha’s Chapel
  • Palazzo Inguanez
  • Palazzo Gatto Murina
  • Mesquita Square (Game of Thrones Brothel scene and duel between Ned Stark & Jamie Lannister Season 1)
  • Greeks’ Gate
  • St Nicholas Street
  • Santa Sophia Street
  • Palazzo Santo Sofia
  • Mdina Main Square with a view of Mdina Cathedral
  • St. Roque’s Chapel
  • Palazzo Falzon
  • Bastion Square
  • Old Medieval Tower
  • Ramparts with Panoramic view

Further Information

• Comfortable walking shoes. • A hat in summer (although the narrow streets will be mostly shaded). • Warm clothes in winter as Mdina can be chilly.
Professional Maltese Licensed Tour Guide, NB: In this tour your guide is NOT in costume.
Entry to buildings is not included.
Participants must be 18 years old or above due to adult content involving sex, adultery, and more.
Our tours typically have a small group size to ensure a personalized experience.
The tour will only be cancelled in case of extreme weather conditions.
Unless there is extreme rainfall, the tour will still happen. If the tour is cancelled, we will notify you beforehand and refund your order. We will always prioritize the safety and comfort of our clients first.
Your journey begins at the very top of this page. First step is to head to the top of page, and kindly fill in the details of your ideal date, preferred tour and add any extra tidbits that can jazz up your experience. Then just click on “Send Booking request” and we’ll be in touch with you within 48hours Once we’ve established a date and time and sorted all the details, we will provide details for a minimum €20 deposit. The rest of the amount is paid on the date of the tour. Deposits are refundable if tours cancelled at least 48 hours before and via email on: [email protected]
Cancellations or change of bookings are only allowed if received via email notification on [email protected] at least 48 hours before the tour commences.
Our tours are designed to be safe and enjoyable for all clients. We prioritise safety above all else and work with experienced guides and tour operators to ensure that all activities are conducted safely.
The tour is on even paved ground. However, 5 steps must be tackled to go on top of the ramparts to witness the panoramic views.
The tour includes around 17 stops.
The route, sights, and topics may vary slightly depending on weather and any building works.
Approximately half an hour of walking is involved.
Yes, all tours must be booked in advanced.
The meeting place is 5 minutes away from a public car park and the bus stop is less than 5 minutes’ walk away.
A Public Bathroom available at the meeting place.
Yes, the tour is offered in English.
Although much appreciated, it is solely up to you to decide whether or not to tip your tour guide.
Just email us on [email protected] and we will be glad to help out.
Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with your guide.

Tour Pricing

Group Size


1 to 2 people

€ 140

3 to 4 people


5 to 10 people


11 to 15 people


16 to 30 people


30 or more people


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