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International Stingless Bee Centre

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We really enjoyed visiting the bee center, the staff were very friendly, welcoming and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Fascinating, Educational

We were in Ghana on a birding excursion, but our tour company, Easy Track, included other places of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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The International Stingless Bee Centre (ISBC) is a sanctuary for stingless bees and a place of environmental education and ecotourism. Many people do not know about stingless bees, especially African species, nor have many sampled their honey...more
Odumase Abrafo | 2km South of Kakum National Park, Cape Coast 233, Ghana
+233 20 085 9619
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed visiting the bee center, the staff were very friendly, welcoming and knowledgeable. It's only 10 minutes away from kakum national park and on the way from Cape coast so we recommend a visit! We had a history of the bees at the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank jameskS7261MK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Ghana on a birding excursion, but our tour company, Easy Track, included other places of interest. We found this one very interesting, to know how rare stingless bees are, and that a few quite different types are found in Ghana. We were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank snowgeese
Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

We had a lovely visit to the International Stingless Bee Centre. Our guide Samuel was very helpful and knowledgeable. It was fun to get up close and personal with these unique and friendly bees. If you are looking for a quiet, relaxing, and educational experience,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ccspencer
Reviewed December 18, 2018

Did a short tour here led by a very enthusiastic guy who needs visitors support and interest. Thoroughly enjoyed seeing the various bees and tasting their honey which you can also buy. Give it a go

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lee J
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

The guide was friendly and passionate about his bees! Tour cost ₵20 which I thought was pricey but I understand. You get to sample 3 types of honey produced by the stingless bees. I found the information interesting and nicely delivered. Its great if you...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank akosuahirley
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

We found this place by coincidence thru a road sign. The small stony road there should not keep you away. It is worth a visit. You get an informative tour around the property and the different bee hives for 20 Cedi, students 10. It is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2017

After traveling there from Cape Coast by trotro (45min) and walk another 10min I found the place closed. The website didnt say anything about it, so I was quited disappointed. I had to come back to Cape Coast, wasting another hour bargaining with taxis coming...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed April 4, 2017

Visited this centre as one of the attractions on our trip around the Kakum area. Greeted at the gate by the very friendly tour guide who then proceeded to inform us of our expectations of our visit. We began with an informative 'lesson' on the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank jadeguidi
Reviewed March 30, 2017

I visited the stingless bee center to try to learn about using the bees in an educational agricultural project in which I am involved. Our host and guide, Richard is remarkably knowledgeable about all aspects of the bees. He gave us a complete explanation and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank myron s
Reviewed March 24, 2017

Went to this center on the way back from Kakum National Park. The tour guide had a master's degree in this field and was passionate and exciting to listen to. Who knew stingless bees were actually 6 natural species in nature?! We learned all about...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank K K
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