₹2,325 per person
Prices may vary depending on the date you select.

Backyard Beekeeping

Nature experience
Hosted by Marvin
The host of this experience
2 hours total
Snacks and Equipment
Offered in English
Prices may vary depending on the date you select.
About your host, Marvin
A bee flew into my ear one summer and told me that she needed help and I should become a beekeeper. So I started reading books and did plenty of research on apis mellifera aka the honey bee. I caught and lured feral hives out in the wild urban jungle of L.A. I consider this to be an ancient and spiritual practice which I am truly grateful to have chosen me in this precious lifetime.
What we’ll do
Learn the basics and philosophy of backyard beekeeping. We will first go over safety precautions, how to safely use a hive tool and smoker. You will have the opportunity to inspect hives with varying degrees of temperaments and colony health. You will learn about how bees communicate by doing the waggle dance. Learn about the different stages of their life, from egg to larvae, to nurse bees, scou…
What I’ll provide
Varietal Honey 󳀁
We will have a honey tasting with the bees.

Varietal Honey 󴀁
We will have a honey tasting with the bees.
Who can come
Guests ages 9 and up can attend.
Notes
Please bring your camera and extra water on hot days. Please wear lite color clothing, lose long pants, closed toed shoes and long socks. Do not wear heavy perfumes or shampoos. Text me upon arrival.
Where we’ll be
We will be visiting different locations throughout Los Angeles. It really depends on the mood of the bees and I also have to rotate my hive inspections so as not to stress the girls. Consider this as an interactive outdoor classroom experience in my or someone's else backyard or community garden.
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Group size
There are 5 spots available on this experience.
You don’t have to fill all of them. Experiences are meant to be social, so other travelers could join too.
Guest requirements
Bringing guests under 18
If you bring a guest that’s under 18, it’s your responsibility to make sure the activities they participate in are age-appropriate.
Who can come
Guests ages 9 and up can attend.
Experiences cancellation policy
Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.