Beekeeping day

Put yourself in the shoes of a bee-keeper and learn about the life of a bee? This is also an option at Abadía Retuerta.It was the main natural sweetener consumed by man until cane sugar production began, and we have always been aware of its nutritional and medicinal qualities. Learn all there is to know about taking care of apiaries, producing honey and the life of these animals, and end your bee-keeping day with a tasting session of wines and honey-related products.

THE APIARY: Explanation and recommendations on how to behave at the apiary in collaboration with Montes de Valvení Honey.

HEADING TO THE APIARY. THE ESTATE:  Discover the natural beauty and flora of our estate on the way to the apiary.

OBSERVATION OF THE BEES: Receive and put on protective gear. Observation of a beehive, identification of its inhabitants and the basics of bee handling.

THE WINE. THE FORCE OF GRAVITY: Tour of the Preparation Room and our Barrel Rooms for white and red wines.

TASTING AND SNACK. END OF TOUR: Back at the winery, our beekeeping workshop will culminate with a tasting of a selection of honeys, cheeses and wines.

Each partaker will be given an individual kit.
The cheese in this activity contains lysozyme (derived from eggs).

  • Available from May to September.
  • Estimated duration: 3 hours (mornings only).
  • Reservations required.
  • Cancellation policy: 48 hours.
  • Experience available to hotel guests and visitors.
  • Activity subject to weather conditions.
  • Languages: Spanish and English.

Safety and hygiene measures will be adapted to guarantee our customers’ safety.

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If you are looking for a unique experience, in Abadía Retuerta they are available every day of the year from Monday to Sunday and are attended by specialized personnel.
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