Bees were always present with Slovenian people. Also in Bovec the tradition of beekeeping extend in year 1830, when a woman named Pepa, brought first 2 hives from Charintia.
Beekeeping in Bovec basin is lead by a young beekepper Maja who leads you through the story of the Carnolian bee, indigenous slovenian bee with tough caracter and a lot of diligence. Bees are kept in typical slovenian apiary, made of natural materials, which enable healthy environment for the entire bee colony. The glass wall is giving you a chance to look inside the hive, into the secret world of bees. The tour concludes with bee aromatherapy – inhailing the essential aroma from the inside of the hive. Perfect and relaxing moments for the modern men in a hurry.
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Time: every day by prior appointment. Book the event at least 1 day in advance.
Duration: 1,5 hours.
Min./max. participants: 2-20.
NOTE: You must arrange your own transportation to Bovec in order to take this tour!
Event organizer: Maja.