Danai Beach Resort & Villas is promoting bee and honey experiences for guests as its property on the Sithonia peninsula, located by the turquoise Aegean Sea
The luxury resort in Halkidiki is close to Nikiti, Europe’s first beekeeping village, where residents have been breeding bees and harvesting honey for over 500 years. It is renowned for its pine and flower honeys, as well as rarer varieties such as orange, heather, chestnut and thyme honey.
Nikiti is home to the Agricultural Beekeeping Cooperative, founded in 1952. The Halkidiki peninsula is home to more than 6,500 apiculturists and generates over 30 percent of Greece’s total production.
Guests will be treated to different types of honey from Sithonia as part of the tradition Greek breakfast; the spa offers a relaxing bath complete with honey, milk and sea salt; gourmet restaurant “The Squirrel” has a selection of honey-refined haute cuisine dishes; The Seaside Bar on the beach uses honey in its cocktails.
PR Contact: Alexandra Delf
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