Azure Window Gozo, Malta

The Azure Window (Maltese: Tieqa Żerqa) is a limestone natural arch on the Maltese island of Gozo. It is situated near Dwejra Bay on the Inland Sea. The formation was anchored on the east end by the seaside cliff, arching over open water, to be anchored to a free standing pillar in the sea to the west of the cliff. It was created when two limestone sea caves collapsed. Following years of natural erosion causing parts of the arch to fall into the sea, the arch and free standing pillar collapsed completely during a storm on 8 March 2017.

Fenêtre d'Azur

Tieqa Żerqa (Gozo, Malta)

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Photos and Videos of The Azure Window (Gozo, Malta)

Tieqa Żerqa (Gozo, Malta)

Limestone Natural Arch on the Maltese island of Gozo

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Fotos und Videos von dem Blaues Fenster (Gozo, Malta)

Navigazione verso la finestra azzurro (Gozo, Malta)

Sailing to the Azure Window (Gozo, Malta)

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Fotos y Vídeos de la Ventana Azul (Gozo, Malta)

Cerca de la ventana azul en Dwerja (Gozo, Malta)

Nearby the Azure Window in Dwejra (Gozo, Malta)

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The Azure Window was a popular visitor destination being close to Dwejra, a tourist village that belongs to the town of San Lawrenz. The waters around the arch are suitable for swimming, scuba diving, and boating.
The Azure Window has been featured in films, such as Clash of the Titans (1981) at the 104th minute and The Count of Monte Cristo (2002) at the 13th minute. It can also be seen in the television miniseries The Odyssey (1997), and HBO’s TV series Game of Thrones. The filming of Game of Thrones resulted in controversy when a protected ecosystem was damaged by a subcontractor.


Okno Azure w Dwejra widziana z morza (Gozo, Malta)

The Azure Window in Dwejra seen from sea (Gozo, Malta)

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Photos et Vidéos de la Fenêtre D’Azur (Gozo, Malte)

Foto’s en Video’s van het Blauwe Raam (Gozo, Malta)

Foto e Video della Finestra Azzurro (Gozo, Malta)

Fotos e Vídeos do Azure Window (Gozo, Malta)

фото и видео лазурного окне (Гозо, Мальта)

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