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December Walks  2018



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boarding the bus for a walk.



Wednesday 5th December 2018 - Wardija Area
Circular Walk  : No Transport Provided
Meeting Point : Near Castello Dei Baroni (no buses go to these areas)  Closest bus stop Burmarrad near Scott Supermarket.
Meeting Time :  2.15pm
Walk Starts     :  2.30pm
Bus(es)             : 31, 41, 42, 45, 48 from Valletta.  Burmarrad Bus Stop is very far, so a lift is needed.

To get to the starting point of our walk turn by the side of the Scott’s supermarket in Burmarrad and drive up to Wardija and at T-junction turn left, pass Maria Regina College – Wardija School and park close to Castello Dei Baroni.
We walk towards Palazzo Busietta and ahead we turn left under the arch; make our way towards St Martin’s Church and onto Our Lady of Lourdes Sanctuary.  A track takes us to Il-Palma where we have a short break and then make our way back via Il-Hotba Ta San Martin.


Saturday 8 December Xemxija – Manikata
Circular Walk : No Transport Provided
Meeting Time: 2.15 p.m.
Walk Starts:    2.30 p.m
We park our cars in the car park at the bottom of Xemxija Hill.
We walk inland away from the bay towards a chapel with a hermit’s cave nearby.  We make our way to the top of Bajda Ridge and walk amongst the thousands of young trees with distant views towards Pwales Valley and the church of Manikata Village.  Our way back it is a straight path with occasional views across Mistra Valley.  Towards the end of the walk we pass some of Malta’s oldest tombs which date back nearly 4000 BC.  From here we make our way downwards to where our cars are parked.

Saturday, 22nd December 2018  Roman Baths
Circular Walk  : No Transport Provided
Meeting Point : Roman Baths
Meeting Time :  2.15pm
Walk Starts     :  2.30pm
Bus(es)            :  44 and 238 from Valletta  101 from Mellieha Centre

The Roman Baths are situated on the Zebbiegh-Ghajn Tuffieha road, very close to the Ghajn Tuffieha end. Park either on the main road or go down the narrow road and park close to the Baths.
For the first half of the walk we proceed along paths and tracks that take us near the Ghajn Tuffieha car park were we have our break. For the second half we climb to the top of the headland where we follow a narrow path over the garigue  to Lippija Tower with lovely views all the way.








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The Society and its walk leaders and administrators, do not accept any liability for any loss or damage to property and/or death or bodily injury or illness sustained in the course of the organized walks/activities.  A walk or an event may be changed at the discretion of the Society at any time.



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