Birds of Prey Intro - Weekday

only £46.00 per person

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a falconer? Get an insight into the beautiful world of falconry with our Bird of Prey Introduction. Enjoy spending time and flying different birds of prey in their natural habitat, the beautiful countryside. After meeting your professional falconer, you’ll get straight in and hands on with our wonderful birds. Your falconer will give you a detailed insight into every bird’s physical features, hunting skills and natural behaviours, as well as teaching you the basic handling skills you will be using throughout the afternoon. Once your initial insight has concluded, it’s gloves on and time for you to take charge of these magnificent birds. You’ll be taken into the beautiful countryside where you’ll have the chance to see what they are truly capable of. You’ll experience the hawks flying majestically, following you from tree to tree, as well as the seeing the owls fly silently through the air. During this time, it’ll be you calling them to the glove to feed. Finally, you’ll finish up by returning back to your original meeting point for questions and photos before heading home.

Restrictions: MinAge: 16,  MinGroup: 1, 

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  • "Steve was excellent , we all thoroughly enjoyed our morning, we learnt so much and had a great time with the Harris Hawk and Barn owl. Thank you "

    angela moloney

    RATED 4.4 out of 5
  • "David was very knowledgeable and did everything to make the experience enjoyable "

    Kevin Hicks

    RATED 4.1 out of 5
  • "Excellent day, thoroughly enjoyed, the staff were very informative and knowledgeable about the birds who all looked very well looked after. We all thought Helen did a great job and would definitely recommend this experience to other people."

    Pauline Tyler

    RATED 4.3 out of 5
  • "Probably the best 3 hours of enjoyment that I have had for a long time!
    I would thoroughly recommend it not only for the magnificent birds but also the entertainment value
    given by the very knowledgeable and enthusiastic John and Patrick."

    Steve Hance

    RATED 4.3 out of 5
  • "This was such an amazing experience and one that I would not have missed for all the world. To be so involved with the birds was such a privilege and the young lady who took the course was so knowledgeable, her enthusiasm was very infectious. Outstanding 3 hours worth. Such a wide range of birds too. Would highly recommend the experience. "

    Harry Burgess

    RATED 4.1 out of 5
  • "The falconry experience with owls was a surprise birthday gift for my partner and she was absolutely thrilled. Joseph who delivered our experience was an extremely knowledgeable and friendly host. My partner and I cannot sings his praises enough and the whole experience from start to finish was outstanding, thank you Joseph (on the day) and Henry (for the seamless booking). We are definitely going to visit the bird of prey centre again, if only to be re-acquainted with the wonderful owls. "

    David Szostak

    RATED 5 out of 5
  • "Absoloutly fantastic experience.
    So much info mention from the girls.
    Brilliant three and half hours!"

    Derek kemp

    RATED 4.1 out of 5
  • "Was fantastic from start to finish great people very informative would strongly recommend "

    David Waring

    RATED 4.9 out of 5
  • "Fabulous location and the experience was wonderful. The birds were well cared for . Arron the falconry expert was knowledgeable and very patient, there was obvious respect for his birds
    There was a good selection of breeds , including ones totally not expecting."

    Tina Woods

    RATED 4 out of 5
  • "An excellent way to learn about falconry and to handle some fabulous birds of prey."

    Keith Hawkins

    RATED 4 out of 5
  • "I had a great day.
    Very friendly, enthusiastic and knowledgeable staff
    Friendly group
    When the works to the venue are complete it will be the icing on the cake.
    Many thanks for making the day excellent "

    John Millis

    RATED 4.2 out of 5
  • "Falconer had very in depth knowledge. Overall very good. "

    Kevin Orledge

    RATED 4 out of 5
  • "A great day with superb Falconer.

    Top Marks"

    David Stentiford

    RATED 4.8 out of 5
  • "Totally loved it. The birds were amazing and staff were very informative and friendly! "

    Aliki McDonald

    RATED 4.4 out of 5
  • "Fantastic way to get close up with these magnificent birds.
    Would definitely recommend to others. "

    Colin Moss

    RATED 5 out of 5
  • "The half day was brilliant. It was so much better than even expected. The birds were amazing and the falconers were full of knowledge."

    Jane Mitchell

    RATED 4.7 out of 5
  • "Brilliant day would recommend this very good instructors "

    Mark Archer

    RATED 4.3 out of 5
  • "Fantastic experience - a thoroughly enjoyable day with knowledgeable friendly staff. "

    Richard Phipps

    RATED 4.4 out of 5
  • "Hawk on the Wild Side was brilliant. The birds are fabulous. The information and knowledge was fascinating. The very best birthday present. "

    Vicky Mann

    RATED 4.5 out of 5
  • "Absolutely amazing experience. An very educational visit in beautiful surrounding. We will be going again ! "

    Diane Wallace

    RATED 5 out of 5
  • "What an amazing day! I bought this experience as a gift for my 11 year old son who loves birds of prey. He flew lots of different types of birds & got to hand feed an owl. The demonstrations were fantastic & the handlers were so knowledgeable & got everyone involved. Would highly recommend it!"

    Susan Haney

    RATED 4.3 out of 5
  • "Can heartily recommend Falconry Centre at Millet's Farm Frilford. Very knowledgeable and charistmatic guide in Luke who informed and kept us fully engaged throughout the day. A wide range of birds from owls to eagles in flight and a combination of demonstrations and hands-on flying. Certainly worth the full day over the half day experience."

    Nicholas Coram-Wright

    RATED 4 out of 5
  • "Such a good experience. It was incredible to be up so close to the birds. Our falconer was clearly very experienced and knew the birds very well and was very engaging. "

    Sue Mahony

    RATED 4.1 out of 5
  • "A fabulous day meeting lots of beautiful birds of prey with plenty of hands on handling and flying time. Thank you Emily and Stephen for a truly memorable day.
    Julie and Andrea"

    Julie Allen

    RATED 4.3 out of 5
  • "James was fantastic!"

    Sawyer Krotz

    RATED 5 out of 5
  • "Absolutely superb experience at Rutland Falconry and Owl Centre, very highly recommended! "

    Niki Barry

    RATED 4.5 out of 5
  • "This was a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon, seeing a wide variety of owls from tiny and colourful to huge and majestic. We will definitely be going back for more!"

    Robert Crompton

    RATED 4.8 out of 5
  • "Love it!

    Megan and Aaron were engaging throughout the entire day and educated us in the way of the bird: The location is superb but to the main attraction: The birds were glorious, I can honestly say that your left speechless when they land on your arm.....

    Most engaging!

    "

    Maurice Pasgon

    RATED 5 out of 5
  • "Brilliant!

    Firstly, our thanks to Megan and Aaron for their enthusiasm and attention to our day.

    Next: the setting is perfect!

    And we can’t possibly leave without mentioning the star attractions: all of the birds were beautiful / happy! And each one was unique in every way.

    Perfect day!

    "

    Maurice Pasgon

    RATED 5 out of 5
  • "Wow !! What an amazing experience this was. Bought as a Christmas present and we enjoyed every moment. Safety was paramount and the knowledge of our guide (Alfie) was immense. He was entertaining funny and really showed a passion for his birds. "

    Mark Raynor

    RATED 4.9 out of 5
  • "The Knockholt falconry experience was truly amazing. Well informed by enthusiastic knowledgeable staff. A great day. We will be back. "

    Colin Perrott

    RATED 4 out of 5
  • "Just about the perfect day for anyone remotely interested in meeting these majestic birds; the surrounding are stunning and the two guides that lead the experience are charismatic, informative and clearly have a magical bond with the animals they handle."

    Timothy Dawson

    RATED 4.3 out of 5
  • "Brilliant day at the falconry school would definality go back! "

    Sam Wakefield

    RATED 4 out of 5
  • "As soon as we got outside and Ross started to talk about the first three birds, Kestrels..I was blown away with his knowledge..if I were to sum up my day it would be with two words. Passion and privilege. "

    Nic Musto

    RATED 4.5 out of 5
  • "What a fantastic experience!! All staff were very welcoming and all showed a great passion for birds and their wellbeing.
    Tea, coffee self service all day and a lovely lunch included.
    My favourite part of the day was flying the birds; what an amazing opportunity."

    Kate

    RATED 4.9 out of 5
  • "I bought this for my partner for Father's Day as a present from the kids as he is fascinated with birds. He loved every minute as did our three boys aged 3,4 and 5 and myself. Just spectating was fab! Thank you for a lovely experience and making Father's Day extra special for our daddy! "

    Kimberly Ineichen

    RATED 5 out of 5
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