San Lawrenz is a village situated in the west of the island of Gozo. The village is built upon a flat surface surrounded by three hills – Ta’ Ghammar, Ta’ Gelmus and Ta’ Dbiegi. The latter is 195 metres above sea level and boasts the highest point in Gozo. San Lawrenz also has within its territory the beautiful Dwejra Bay which is renowned for its unique ecological aspects, not only recognised by all Gozitans and locals but also internationally. San Lawrenz is graced with having some of the best scenery on Gozo these are all found in Dwerja bay namely Fungus Rock, the inland sea and Azure Window. There is also an old Tower dating back to the Knights of St John.
The name of this bay, Dwejra Bay, is derived from a small house which was built on the cliffs surrounding the inland sea.
The bay has rare geological features, both on land and undrer the sea, rich and diverse wildlife and habitats, dramatic seascapes dominated by a rocky shoreline and a general wilderness feel. Dwejra is renowned both for it interesting geology and also for its fascinating underwater scenery.
From Dwejra one could also enjoy the wonderful scene of the sunset.