Comino is an island of the Maltese archipelago between the islands of Malta and Gozo in the Mediterranean Sea, measuring 3.5 sqkm (1.4 sq miles) in area. Named after the cumin seed that once flourished in the Maltese islands, Comino is noted for its tranquility and isolation. It has a permanent population of only four residents and is a bird sanctuary and nature reserve.
Sights include St Mary's Tower built in 1618 by the Knights of Malta, located roughly in the centre of the southern coast of the island; a tiny Roman Catholic chapel dedicated to the Sacred Familyand built in 1618; St Mary's Battery, built in 1716, is situated facing the South Comino Channel.
There are no cruises currently listed for this port of call.