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Experience Our Honey Farm And Beekeeping Tour provided by Big Island Bees

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  • You'll start at
    82-1140 Meli Rd
    82-1140 Meli Rd, Captain Cook, HI 96704, USA
    Assemble at the museum/store. Written and video directions can be found on our website.
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    Kealakekua Bay
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    When you visit our honey farm in Hawaii, you will enter the world of bees and beekeeping. We have a variety of activities for you and your family, only one of which requires advanced reservation. Take a beekeeping tour where you'll have a box seat on beekeeping in a safe and secure screened area (reservations strongly recommended). Visit our museum and tasting room to explore the amazing world of bees and enjoy a free sampling of our delicious, raw organic kinds of honey. You can also browse our store full of honey, beeswax products, and beekeeping memorabilia.
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  • You'll end at
    82-1140 Meli Rd
    82-1140 Meli Rd, Captain Cook, HI 96704, USA
    Assemble at the museum/store. Written and video directions can be found on our website.
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
82-1140 Meli Rd, Captain Cook, HI 96704, USA
Duration
45–60 minutes
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Tea and snacks available in addition to honey samples
  • Entry/Admission - Kealakekua Bay
Exclusions
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Persons allergic to bee stings should not take the tour but can visit the museum.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Molly S wrote a review 11 Nov
Peachtree City, Georgia6 contributions
This was such a cool experience! It began with some delicious tea/toffee tasting, followed up by a very informational and engaging bee viewing (Tricia was SO informed and pointed out so many neat details of the hive-showing us the queen bee, larvae, baby bees), and was finished
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Response from Philip G, Owner at Experience Our Honey Farm And Beekeeping Tour
Responded 2 weeks ago
Aloha, Molly, and thank you for visiting and taking the time to write such a marvelous review. We appreciate it very much, as will our staff, especially Tricia. We hope you will come to see us again on your next trip to the Big Island. Mahalo, Phil
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LehuaMonsoon wrote a review Jul 2020
Honolulu, Hawaii836 contributions71 helpful votes
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Highly recommend this one-hour tour for about $15 adults and $8 for kids, Kama'aina rate (Mainland tourists will pay more but there were none to be found due to Covid and travel restrictions outside of the state of Hawaii). You'll need to make reservations online in advance.
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Response from Philip G, Owner at Experience Our Honey Farm And Beekeeping Tour
Responded 27 Jul 2020
Aloha, LehuaMonsoon, and thank you for visiting and taking the time to write such a marvelous review. We appreciate it very much, as will our staff. We hope you will come to see us again on your next trip to the Big Island. Mahalo, Phil
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Connie wrote a review Mar 2020
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Great place. Learned alot. Definitely recommend. Easy to find. Friendly staff. Great honey to sample and buy
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Responded 11 Mar 2020
Aloha, Connie, and thank you for visiting and taking the time to write such a marvelous review. We appreciate it very much, as will our staff. We hope you will come to see us again on your next trip to the Big Island. Mahalo, Phil
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Kaylee Y wrote a review Mar 2020
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Tour guide was insanely knowledgeable about bees and honey. He could answer any question thrown at him. He’s the CEO of bees basically. The honey tasting was delicious! The honey is unlike any we have ever tasted. Cute little gift shop too with honeys and beeswax soap and
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Philip G, Owner at Experience Our Honey Farm And Beekeeping Tour
Responded 10 Mar 2020
Aloha, 784Kayleey, and thank you for visiting and taking the time to write such a marvelous review. We appreciate it very much, as will our staff, especially Joe. We hope you will come to see us again on your next trip to the Big Island. Mahalo, Phil
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Trish C wrote a review Mar 2020
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This is the 4th time I have taken their tour and learn something each time. Every year I have different friends visit me here on the big island, and this is one tour I always make sure they take. I have had a different guide each time, and they are always fun, enthusiastic and
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Philip G, Owner at Experience Our Honey Farm And Beekeeping Tour
Responded 8 Mar 2020
Aloha, T3326LZpatriciac, and thank you for visiting for the fourth time and taking the time to write such a marvelous review. We appreciate it very much, as will our staff. We hope your friends enjoy it as much as you, and we look forward to seeing you again, soon! Mahalo, Phil
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ElenaM12
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Fun impromtu stop on Big Island
We had a lovely hour here after just spotting it on a drive - beautiful property, shop and family that own it; tast
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Great learning experience
Learned a lot about bees and how honey bought from smaller operations differs from what’s found in most grocery sto
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BARBGARYO
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Never knew they were here
We have been vacationing on the big island for almost twenty five years. This tour was not only interesting but ve
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jane w
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Bee-autiful Bees
You can take a tour and learn everything about the bees or just go into their shop, taste wonderful honeys, coffee
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Martyalaska
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Who knew?
Who knew there was so much to know about bees? Well, now we know. Fun tour. Knowledgeable, interesting staff and a
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jbloodgood
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Quick stop along the road!
With so much to see and visit on the Big island it is important to take time and stop at places like this along the
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OlympicPeninsula2
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Local Honey
I used to think that honey was just honey. Boy, was I mistaken! I learned at Big Island Bees that the flower pollen
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ScottD58
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Honor the Queen - Bee
Worthwhile tour, reasonably priced. Informative and interactive. You’ll want to bring some Big Island Honey home a
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Curious596895
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Big Island Honey
We have enjoyed Big Island Honey for years. We always take home the largest jar (each of us) and look forward to en
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volksdame
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Honey Bees - everything you didn't know (but should)
This is a honey bee farm. There is a short film on bee-keeping followed by about 30 minutes outside by the apiary w
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Tim_the_Enchanter417
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Interesting Hive Store
Nice store and honey samples; all are fresh and delicious.Timing for the tour is important or you may need to wait
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882jennifer
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All the Buzz is worth it
Just wow. An expected visit to the farm opened our eyes to the life of a beekeeper and the lives of these hard work
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jodylynn1
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Fantastic place to visit
We really enjoyed our visit to Big Island Bees. Very organized tour, facility well run, friendly, clean. Learned qu
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Christie P
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Fun AND informative!
This is a great experience, and well worth the time. Joe is enthusiastic, friendly, and a great guide. Seeing the b
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jerbrow1
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Samples and chatting
We missed the tour but the guide spoke with us for about 30 minutes about honey, flowers, and local spots we needed
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Key Details
  • Duration: 45–60 minutes
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, Japanese
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