The opening dates and hours

July 2nd to August 31st from 10:30 am to 7:00 pm

– Honey and bees at 11:00 am

Children’s costumes – hive opening – honey making – tastings

—- Bee and the little animals at 11:45 am (except week-ends)

With net, magnifying glass and book, go looking for bees and other small animals.

—- Workshop making wax candles (2 €) at 1:30 pm
—- Honey and bees at 2:00 pm, 3:15 pm, 4:30 pm and 5:45 pm

Children’s costumes – hive opening – honey making – tastings

Bee Thursday from 10:30 am to 7:00 pm

July 26, August 2, 16 and 23

Musical show Travel to bees countries” (from 4 years old)

Animations « honey and bees »

—Children’s workshops: make-up, making candles, bee’s dance with the mascot…

See the website for animation schedules

The honey festival from 10:30 am to 7:00 pm

Wednesday 18 and Thursday 19 July,
 Wednesday 8 and Thursday 9 August,

Magic show

Animations « Honey and bees »

Children’s workshops: make-up, making candles, bee’s dance with the mascot…

  • Story of the bee and  hunt for small animals
  • Catering / pancakes

 See the website for animation schedules

2nd to Septembre 23th from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Honey and bees at 3:30 pm

Discover the life of bees and bee products – making honey – tastings

Honey harvest – from 2:00 pm to 6:30 pm

 Sunday, September 16

. Animations Honey and bees with the harvest and potted honey from our hives before wintering.

 

21th October to 3 November, from  2:00 pm  to 6:00 pm

—Treasure hunt « The Monster Hunt »

— Animation Honey and bees at 4pm

Monster hunting evenings, from 6:30pm to 9pm

Tuesday 30 and Wednesday 31st October

Scary evening where monsters haunt the finfarine’s forest !

 


Prices 2018

Adult: 8,90 €  
Child (4 to 15 years old): 5,80 €
Family pass 2 adults + 2 children : 27 €
Groups (from 10 paying people):
 Adult : 8 €
 Child (4 to 15 years old) : 5,30 €

 

To better prepare for your visit

  • Our site is hilly, with some paths that are difficult for people with reduced mobility and for strollers. We recommend comfortable shoes because you can be walking more than 1km.
  • For a family with children, the visit will take at least 2 ½ hours. Latest recommended entry: 1 ½ hours before closing.
  • Access to the shop is free.


Activities to discover in the 10 hectares of wooded area :

New in 2018: ApiExplora (45 minutes)

The bee on stage : immersive film

On a 210° screen, plunge into the heart of a bee’s journey.

Adventure, surprises and shocks in this mind-blowing journey:

Enter the world of the tiny insects with hands-on experiences and 3D projections.

salle de projection avec l'abeille sur l'écranles loupes pour observer la nature

The Giant Beehive (visit: 20 minutes)

Enter the giant beehive and become a bee!  Costumes – bee dance…

150 m² indoor interactive experience

Enfants dans la Ruche géante

The mini-mini farm for 3 years and upward (visit: 30 minutes)

Who is the honey thief ? Conduct the enquiry among the farm animals

jeu-du-labyrinthe-chevre

 

Bee and honey show for all the family (guided visit: 1 hour)

In the company of a beekeeper, discover the bee’s life and the honey-making…

Opening up of the beehive supervised by the beekeeper.

Tatsings

The shows are partly indoors (should it rain) in French, but guidebooks in English are available.

ouverture de la ruche

Treasure hunt for children over 6 years old ( visit : 1 hour)

Giant Big Bang for the small animals.

Florabella the explorer for children of 4-5 years old (visit : 45 minutes)

Explore the heart of te beehive with Forabella and discover the bees’ jobs.

Olfactive walk for adults (visit : 45 minutes)

Only in French.