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Xunan Kab Mayan Bee Tour Cancun – 4 hours

Live the experience as the Mayan did and harvest some fresh honey while learning everything you need to know about the Xunan Kab Bees.

USD $50.00

Per Person

Experience Mayan Ancestral Techniques Used with Xunan Kab Bees

Learn and experience the ancestral techniques that involves the tame and breeding of the bee that the Maya’s knew as “Xunan Kab” (Melipona beechei). This experience will not only be enriching in terms of the cultural content but also because of its practice. Prepare yourself to have a close encounter with this friendly bees, taste their exquisite honey and even learn how to make the division of the Jobon or bee-hive to produce more bees and to harvest the honey.


  • Experience a day full of learning about bees.
  • Learn about the Mayans and their expertise with Xunan Kab bees.
  • Enjoy some amazing and recently harvested honey

Tour Information

Duration: 4 hours approx
Start and End Location: Cancún, México
AvailabilityApril and May
Miscellaneous: The difficulty level of this tour is set as “Low”

What’s Included

  • Local and informative guide
  • Melipona honey for you to taste
  • Food

What to Bring

  • Comfortable clothes and shoes.
  • Water to keep yourself hydrated

Important Notes

  • This tour operator has a lodge. You can choose to stay there in addition to taking this tour. If you are interested in this option, let us know at See below for prices.
    • Single Cabin – $50 USD per night
    • Double Cabin – $65 USD per night
    • Triple Cabin – $80 USD per night
  • It is not allowed to bring cellphones or take pictures with flash. 
  • Don’t use insect repellent, perfumes or any strong smells, because of the bees.
  • This tour has a minimum of 5 travelers and a maximum of 20. If you have fewer than 5 or more than 20, contact us at and we will try to find a group for you..


Cancún, Mexico

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Cancún, Mexico 21.161908, -86.851528

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What Happens After I Book?

After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.

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