Xemxija Hill

Xemxija Hill is a hill in and has an elevation of 68 metres. Xemxija Hill is situated nearby to , close to .

Notable Places in the Area

, also known as Selmunett, is a small island off Selmun near the north-east of the of . is situated 2½ km northeast of Xemxija Hill. Photo: Jeffrey Sciberras, CC BY 3.0.

Tourist attraction
, also known locally as Il-Fortizza ta' Selmun, is a former fort in , Malta. is situated 1½ km northeast of Xemxija Hill. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Archaeological site
The in , is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, along with several other Megalithic temples. is situated 3½ km south of Xemxija Hill. Photo: Ed88, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The are megalithic remains on the northern edge of Żebbiegħ, in , which have provided detailed and informative insight into the earliest periods of Malta's neolithic culture. is situated 3 km south of Xemxija Hill. Photo: Ed89, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a suburb on the western part of in the , . Photo: Felix Koenig, CC BY 3.0.

Saint Paul's Bay is a town in the of , sixteen kilometres northwest of the capital . Photo: Yarah, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a large village or small town in the of . Photo: Lifeboatsrule, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Xemxija Hill

35.9497° or 35° 56' 59" north
14.3814° or 14° 22' 53" east
Open Location Code
68 metres (223 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Collina Shemshiya
  • Shemshlya Hill

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