True to its name, this beautiful beach is renowned for its golden-reddish sand and remains a very popular tourist destination.
Renowned for its golden-reddish sand, Ramla Bay is situated at the bottom of a fertile valley in the north of Gozo. With the village of Xaghra overlooking this valley, it is only a 45 minute walk from Xaghra down to the bay.
Surrounded by hillsides on both sides, the sandy path on the eastern hillside leads to the Calypso Cave. According to the legend, this is the cave Homer refers to in The Odyssey. The nymph Calypso lived in this cave where she entertained Ulysses for seven years before he move ahead with his journey.