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Just Like a Beekeeper

Arco
Outdoor
Ticket
from 75,00 €
Min. Participants: 2
Gallery
Description

Step into (quite literally!) the role of a beekeeper and uncover the secrets of the bee world.

You can look forward to:

  • Learning about the beekeeping history of the Santuliana family;
  • A stroll through the olive groves of Arco to Calaverna, the location of the permanent beehive;
  • Visiting the beehive in full beekeeping gear (provided by the beekeeper: protective suit, face shield, and smoker). You'll have the chance to search for the queen in a specially opened beehive and taste honey straight from the comb;
  • Getting an insight into the honey extraction workshop and learning how honey vinegar is made;
  • Tasting 4 different types of honey from Trentino, Trentino honey vinegar, and a glass of mead, served with bread, a selection of cheeses, and water.


INFO & FAQ:

  • Bookings until 5:00 p.m. the day before the tour;
  • Start: Before payment please choose a time slot (10:30 a.m./ 02.30 p.m./ 04.30p.m.)
  • Meeting point: Agriturismo Maso Bòtes, Località Olif de Bòtes, 1 - Strada Varignano- Padaro, Arco | Google Maps;
  • Duration: 2 hours;
  • Included services: Guided tour of the permanent apiary in the Arco olive grove and the apiary where honey and honey vinegar are produced, followed by a tasting session;
  • Required equipment: Wear long trousers, boots or high-top shoes;
  • Provided equipment: Beekeeper's'suit or smock, beekeeper's'gloves, lever or crowbar, smoker;
  • Only people who have no allergies or intolerances to bee stings, bee venom or beehive products may take part in this activity.
  • Minimum age: 5 years.
Suitable for
  • Adults
  • Family
  • Dogs
  • Strollers
  • Accessible to disabled people
Meeting time

10:30a.m./02:30 p.m./04:30 p.m. of choice

Languages spoken

IT – DE – EN

No. of participants

minimum 2 - maximum 6

Duration

2 hours

Price

€ 75,00 | € 67,50 Garda Guest Card

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Meeting Point
Maso Botes
Varignano - Loc. Olif de Bòtes 1
Information
Maso Botes
Località Olif del Botes, 1 Arco Arco (TN)
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