Sicily Weekend Trip

January 25, 2019 3:44 pm

Date:            Thursday, 21 March to Sunday, 24 March 2019

Time:           04:30 (Thursday, meeting at airport)

Location:    Sicily


Our Events & Activities Group is organising another trip to Sicily, and this time round it will be a long weekend trip departing on Thursday and returning on Sunday!

The programme we have planned for this trip includes nature walks to a number of nature reserves, and the trip is being organised in conjunction with Legambiente. Here is the schedule for the weekend:

Meeting point & time

Our meeting point on Thursday, 21 March will be at the Departures Lounge of the Malta International Airport at 4:30 to check in for the early Air Malta flight to Catania which leaves at 6:00. The return flight will be on Sunday, 24 March in the evening, arriving in Malta at 23:30.


We will be staying at Borgo degli Ulivi, an Agriturismo which is situated in Palazzolo Acreide (Syracuse).


Open to all, but BirdLife Malta members will be given priority.


  • Singles: €390 per person
  • Couples: €375 per person

Fee is inclusive of air travel, board and lodging on half-board basis, together with all transport and the services of a tour leader. Packed lunches are extra for Days 2 and 3 at €8 each (additional cost of €16). Meal is NOT included on Sunday (departure day).

Booking (required)

Interested participants are to book immediately. Places are very limited, so we advise those who intend to join us to get in contact with us as soon as possible to reserve their seat. Booking will only be open until this coming Monday, 28 January 2019.

To book please contact [email protected] providing a contact number and quoting your BirdLife Malta membership number (if you are a member). We will provide more details as soon as you confirm your participation. Bookings will be taken on a first come first served basis.

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