Get to grips with these magnificent lords of the air and see the fascinating relationship that can develop between man and the bird of prey.
Get to grips with these magnificent lords of the air and see the fascinating relationship that can develop between man and the bird of prey. Discover the skills required to handle these extraordinary beings, while absorbing the importance of breeding and conservation. If you are interested in birds of prey or their place in nature’s intriguing food chain, then you will no doubt enjoy this charming introductory experience. you'll leave feeling like you've bonded with one of the world’s most enthralling creatures. Minimum age: 8 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. The activity takes place all year round but spring and autumn are ideal seasons for falconry. Waltham Abbey are open February to November. We recommend you book at least four weeks in advance to ensure that dates are available. All bookings are subject to availability. You should allow approximately 3 hours for the whole experience. Locations: Cheshire – Northwich, Derbyshire – Chesterfield, Devon – Totnes, Essex - Waltham Abbey, Gloucestershire - Moreton in Marsh, Leicestershire – Leicester, Northamptonshire – Northampton, Northumberland – Kielder, West Sussex - Chichester. Voucher are valid for 9 months from the date of issue.