Spend several hours getting to know these glorious birds of prey. You’ll see the delightful rapport that can develope between man and Falcon. On this extended experience you can learn about the talent and abilities needed to handle such amazing creatures and discover the importance of the birds’ breeding and conservation in the UK.
If birds of prey are your thing or you simply just want to learn new things, then you will no doubt take pleasure in this enchanting experience.
- Expert advice and tuition
- Bird handling and flying experience
- Personalised voucher and message card
We’re working with our experience partners to ensure we’re adhering to government advice as it updates. Please check with the supplier at time of booking for their individual recommendations.
What happens on the day?
Upon arrival at your chosen location, you will be greeted by your guide. You’ll be taught about the history of Falconry and learn the different characteristics all the different species of falcon have.
You will then be introduced to the birds themselves. The falconer will exhibit the art of flying the birds, before you put on the special glove and give it a go yourself.
- Minimum age: 10 to 16 depending on location (under 18’s need parental/guardian consent)
- You should be in reasonable health and have a reasonable level of fitness as some walking may be involved
- Most centres allow spectators with a fee; please check with when booking
- The experience content, equipment used and restrictions may vary according to location
The activity takes place all year round but spring and autumn are ideal seasons for falconry.
We recommend you book at least four weeks in advance to ensure that dates are available. All bookings are subject to availability.
Please allow approximately 6 hours for the whole experience.
What about insurance?
The centres contracted with us hold public liability insurance. We also hold contingency liability cover. You will not be liable for accidental damage to equipment, except where damage has been caused as a result of recklessness or wilful negligence.
Please ensure you are familiar with the terms and conditions of the experience.
How it works
All you have to do is pay for the experience you wish to purchase and we’ll send a voucher and booking information to you or directly to the recipient, then you just need to check the info and book your experience.
Packaging and Delivery
Please see the following page for information on our packaging and delivery.
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