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Merill Eco Tours

75 Triq San Bartolomew, Qormi, Island of Malta QRM 2188, Malta
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food and wine eco tour

we did a food and wine tour in May 2018 i will start off by saying this was a wonderful tour, it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dana g
via mobile
Excellent day tour of local small farms and producers

Chris and his team have built an incredible, focused tour that takes you to numerous small local... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
57Duke
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Victoria, Canada
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Merill Eco Tours is a social enterprise which provides alternative experiences to locals and tourists who wish to enjoy the nature, culture, history and tradition of the Maltese Islands. Through our network of farmers and artisans we manage a number of unique farms and workshops around the islands, these offer truly authentic experiences and genuine local products which may be consumed and purchased on location.
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“olive oil” (21 reviews)
“local farm” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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75 Triq San Bartolomew, Qormi, Island of Malta QRM 2188, Malta
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"olive oil"
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"unique experience"
in 7 reviews
"local farm"
in 3 reviews
"sea salt"
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"tasted delicious"
in 3 reviews
"maltese coffee"
in 4 reviews
"local bread"
in 2 reviews
"traditional lunch"
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"wine tasting"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful landscape"
in 2 reviews
"highly recommend this tour"
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"private tour"
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"grove experience"
in 3 reviews
"visiting malta"
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"jeanette"
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"harvesting"
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"agricultural"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we did a food and wine tour in May 2018 i will start off by saying this was a wonderful tour, it gave great insight into maltese culture and food history and tradition. instead of listing all the things we did, as there were about...More

Thank dana g
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a special tour which delivers you to the doorstep of small private enterprises producing artisan food. it was quite relaxed and easy going physically and apart from the stunning countryside you pass on the way, we met some lovely people who work hard...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great experience, first visiting a typical Maltese Bakery in Rabat & tasted delicious Maltese bread & biscuits. Next stop was the Cortis Vineyards in Rabat where the process of growing & caring for the grapes was explained. On to Mario & Graces...More

Thank Judy M
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Christian B, Manager at Merill Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Judy, it was really nice hosting you, Robbie and the whole group!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great experience of visiting Malta and learning about local activities and traditions. Very knowledgeable tour operators and friendly, hard working eco farmers included in the network. Excellent local food choices served along the tour. Would be great to have more tours like this one available...More

Thank Andreea_Simona_N
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Christian B, Manager at Merill Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

It was great hosting you and your guests Andreea. Thanks for your contribution and for the kind comments!

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Jeannette and Charly were very interesting people, we learned a lot about olive, honey, trees,... We had a rich experience with them! Superbe tasting with a stunning view! Lovely people, I truly recommend this experience!

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Our guide Christian was attentive to our needs and customised the tour based on our interests such as harvesting our own strawberries. It was also refreshing to meet the owners of the vineyards and farms we were brought to, so we can see the faces...More

Thank Shiping N
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Had been thinking about this trip for a while, but finally booked on Sunday. Email communication and confirmation with Christian was quick and easy. We paid for hotel pick-up which was prompt and efficient. The olive grove is like a secret garden, an oasis of...More

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Lauren R
5 March 2018|
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Response from Christian B | Property representative |
Hi Lauren, I believe we are now in touch via email. If not please do not hesitate to contact us on (356) 79411388. Looking forward to host you on some of our members’ farms!
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Nicksy2014
15 August 2017|
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Response from KongHans1 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. My booking was through the agency I used for travel (albatros travel), so I didn't book myself. Sorry
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njreleford
1 March 2016|
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Response from Christian B | Property representative |
Hi our rural experiences start from around Eur25 per person. You can contact us by clicking on 'More Info' or 'Book a tour'.
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