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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...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
75 Triq San Bartolomew, Qormi, Island of Malta QRM 2188, Malta
+356 9944 3118
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

I presented at a workshop hosted at Tan-Nixxiegħa. It was an excellent location (even if we had to weigh down paperwork to stop it blowing away!). A really nice change to the usual air-conditioned hotel room. The views are stunning, the weather was perfect and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank AndyL776
Reviewed 30 May 2016

I highly recommend this tour to tourists and locals alike. I had a lovely Sunday morning with my girlfriends. Chris and Jeanette are wonderful hosts and the whole experience in general was remarkable. Will definitely be trying out other Merill Tours. Keep up the great...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Xer Z
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed each and every single moment of the tour..well organised and very professional.. will definately recommend ...well done

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Claudia C
Reviewed 12 May 2016

I participated in the Olive grove experience. A very informative and interesting tour. I loved the olive oil tasting and most of all I loved the home-made marmalade. Christian and Jeanette were our hosts and I could not have asked for better hosts. Keep up...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Maria M
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

We booked trying to go off the beaten track and we certainly did. Being mediterranean myself, the secrets of wine and olive oil were not a surprise, but we had a lovely morning in a relaxed environment with lovely views.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank 665mireiag
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Jeanette's and Christian's passion for this venture is evident and impressed us. Obviously there is a whole team to whom we wish the very best of climate conditions and luck. Thanks for a very informative morning in the fresh air.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Claire A
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

We had such a great time. The tour was very informative and the fields we visited were so beautiful. In the end we had a tastings of local products. A fantastic experience indeed.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Steffi B
Christian B, Owner at Merill Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2016

Hey Steffi, it was great hosting you all! Thanks for the review, glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

The olive tasting and local produce were fantastic. The fields and the environment quiet and relaxing. The farmer and his family were really friendly.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank eltonb_13
Christian B, Owner at Merill Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2016

Hi Elton, thanks for the review. Glad you enjoyed the surroundings and the whole experience!

Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

We had a great time learning about the rural countryside and farming life in Malta, we got to taste local brewed coffee, pumpkin jam, wine and of course Olive Oli. The farm is in a lovely spot with a great view!

Date of experience: March 2016
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Christian B, Owner at Merill Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2016

Thanks Samer, we look forward to hosting you again in the future, maybe next time on a different farm!

Reviewed 21 March 2016

The place is in itself a rural, nice, peaceful and most of all one feels close to nature. The fact that there is a small outdoor children's area helped us a real lot I must say as our little one gets a little fidgety so...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Lauren R
5 March 2018|
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Response from Christian_Borg | 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!
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
1 March 2016|
Response from Christian_Borg | 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'.