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Liquid Gold: Learn Beekeeping and Honey Making in Poland

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Program Overview

The Krakow area and Malopolska region is known for its many beekeeping farms.

Honey is used not only in cooking, but also in medicine.

Specifically, in the southern part of Poland, there are thousands of apiaries that produce various types of honey, including honeydew, linden, acacia, and buckwheat.

Approximately 80,000 bee families live here and are looked after by thousands of beekeepers. You will visit open-air museums created with unique exhibitions of beekeeping equipment.

You will visit beekeeping farms where you can not only buy honey, but also taste honey delicacies prepared according to traditional recipes, learn the secrets of bee life, and participate in workshops which may spark your own interest beekeeping for personal interest or as a new business.

Earn a Learning Journeys Certificate of Completion.

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Adventure Learning
Ancient Traditions
Birding and Wildlife
Bucket List Learning
Theater Arts
Unplugged Learning
Wellness and Spirituality
Wine and Spirits
Woman's Focused
Writing and Literature

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Explore an Interest
Pursue a Passion
Change My Life!

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What You Will Learn/Do

Educational offer of Malopolska open-air museums

Beekeeping workshops and research programs

Learning not only about the use of honey in food but also its use in medicine

Learning Journeys Certificate of Completion

Why This Program Is Unique

Processing of honey for food purposes

Honey workshops

The art and history of honey making

Honey sampling tours

The business of honey

How This Program Benefits The Local Community

Supports local beekeepers.

Immerse in local beekeeping culture with the locals who love share their beekeeping art.

Programs help to develop the local structure and small local projects.

Bee awareness.

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6 nights’ accommodation, sharing a double/twin, including breakfast (quotation is based on 3 star hotel Wyspianski in Krakow or 4 star hotel Andels in Krakow – no bookings made and the hotel can change in the moemnt of booking depense on availability) Arrival and departure transfer between Krakow Airport and Krakow Hotel Entrance to Wieliczka Salt Mine + transport Visit to Apilandia beeping farm/museum with transport Lecture and workshop at the Jagiellonian University Botanic Garden Visit to beekeeping farms (2 visits) including workshops Daily breakfast Welcome and farewell dinners Lunches as noted in local restaurants Cooking class in Krakow (half day activity) with guide assistance and transport Visit to Nectarica beekeeping farm Lecture and workshop at the Jagiellonian University Botanic Garden Learning Journeys Certificate of Completion

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