I concur with previous reviews that this tour makes a lovely daytrip out of the city. I lucked out and was part of one of three participants during our excursion which made the interactions more personable. We learned how to make pastizzis and also visited...More
Tours and Tickets by Merill Eco Tours
Get out into the rural countryside of Malta to learn about the island's agricultural traditions with this full-day tour. You'll pass through beautiful villages, stopping to sample local treats, before continuing to an olive grove, where you'll sit down to a simple lunch of fresh produce paired with locally produced wine.
Visit a real olive oil mill in Mgarr, Malta and learn everything there is to know about Maltese extra virgin olive oil. Tour the olive groves, taking in the bucolic atmosphere while viewing the indigenous trees and plants and learning the proper technique on how the product goes from olive on the branch to oil in the bottle. Then visit the exclusive estate to taste some olive oil and munch on some local delicacies. Feel free to buy a bottle of extra virgin olive oil before leaving.
Enjoy a private half or full day tour to rural Malta. Drive through pastoral villages where agriculture is still the predominant industry, making stops along the route to take photos and taste locally-made products. Take a breather at a local farm, where you’ll enjoy a typical farmer’s lunch of bread, olives, antipasto, and estate wine. A relaxing and stress-free way to see the real Malta.