Casa das Abellas: a really sweet visit
In A Casa das Abellas you will discover the curious world of bees. This disclosure beekeeping center, performs activities closely linked with bees, ecology and the environment. It has honey and wax workshops, a theme park with observation hives and a garden of honey, aromatic and medicinal plants.
The program of A Casa das Abellas offers tours for groups during the week. These visits have a duration of one hour and include a briefing about the world of bees: how bees store their food and pollinate flowers, how they make honey in hives and how the honey is extracted and packaged. All this is in an interactive tour in contact with bees and the environment. The tour ends with a tasting of different types of honey and other bee products.
In addition, A Casa das Abellas selects every year a series of bee products that offers to visitors that wanted to taste and acquire. Examples of these products are: multi-flower honey mountain forest, eucalyptus honey, honey with royal jelly, honey with nuts, pollen, candles and even natural cosmetic creams with bee products.
It is certainly a very interesting experience and worth visiting.