Live the experience as the Mayan did and harvest some fresh honey while learning everything you need to know about the Xunan Kab Bees.
Experience Mayan Ancestral Techniques Used with Xunan Kab Bees
Learn and experience the ancestral techniques that involves the tame and breeding of the bee that the Maya’s knew as “Xunan Kab” (Melipona beechei). This experience will not only be enriching in terms of the cultural content but also because of its practice. Prepare yourself to have a close encounter with this friendly bees, taste their exquisite honey and even learn how to make the division of the Jobon or bee-hive to produce more bees and to harvest the honey.
Experience a day full of learning about bees.
Learn about the Mayans and their expertise with Xunan Kab bees.
Enjoy some amazing and recently harvested honey
Duration: 4 hours approx Start and End Location: Cancún, México Availability: April and May Miscellaneous: The difficulty level of this tour is set as “Low”
Local and informative guide
Melipona honey for you to taste
What to Bring
Comfortable clothes and shoes.
Water to keep yourself hydrated
This tour operator has a lodge. You can choose to stay there in addition to taking this tour. If you are interested in this option, let us know at email@example.com. See below for prices.
Single Cabin – $50 USD per night
Double Cabin – $65 USD per night
Triple Cabin – $80 USD per night
It is not allowed to bring cellphones or take pictures with flash.
Don’t use insect repellent, perfumes or any strong smells, because of the bees.
This tour has a minimum of 5 travelers and a maximum of 20. If you have fewer than 5 or more than 20, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will try to find a group for you..
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Cancún, Mexico21.161908, -86.851528
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