Discover all about honey and meet the bees that make it a fun and informative way. Visitors learn about the world of the honeybee, how they live, their role in the food chain and the wonderful products they produce. Whether visiting as an individual, a family, or as part of a group, there’s plenty to explore, lots to do and entry is free.
Open 7 Days from 9am to 5pm
Facilities Ample parking including Coach and Campervan parking
Disabled parking space and wheelchair access. Visitor toilets including baby change station and disabled facilities.
Group Bookings Arataki Honey Visitor Centre is available for group bookings all year round. Booking is essential. Below are two most popular tour options. There is a small charge for each so please enquire for up to date pricing at time of booking. If you have any individual needs we are happy to discuss these with you and modify to suit.
Bee Enthralled Tour: 40 - 60 minutes. Most suitable for groups of 8 – 20. people.
Bee Enlightened Tour: 40 - 60 minutes. Most suitable for groups of 10 - 30 children.
School Groups – We offer tours for Primary and Secondary School groups during term free of charge. This is our way of giving back to our community. Bookings are essential.