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A birds of prey experience day would make a perfect Christmas gift for anyone interested in birds, nature or the countryside.

Experience owl flying, eagle handling, falconry and hawking with professional instructors. The birds of prey gift experiences take place at many locations throughout the UK and on purchasing an experience you will be issued with a gift voucher which you can then redeem at the centre of your choice. Full details on how to use your voucher will be given when you click on the links below.

Birds Of Prey Falconry Day
For a unique gift idea, bird lovers can get up close and personal with some of nature's magnificent birds of prey and learn about the art of falconry. Spend a full day at the centre, finding out all about the birds and getting time to experience falconry first-hand. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Falconry Taster
This bird of prey taster is a great way to get introduced and familiarised with some of Britain's top predators. Taking place in Essex, Derbyshire, Herefordshire or Suffolk, begin by being introduced to the various birds of prey on-site. Depending on location, get up close and personal with different species of hawks, owls or falcons. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Experience In Kent
Try your hand at the ancient art of hawking and falconry and be inspired by the sheer power and skill of a bird of prey. This introductory class gives a great start in meeting and getting comfortable with these powerful creatures. The session kicks off with a tour of Eagle Heights and a briefing session on different species and their unique features and strengths. Read more ...


Birds of Prey Falconry Experience
Treat a loved one to a falconry experience to let them learn all about Britain's top predators with this excellent introduction. This amazing experience begins with a tour of the bird of prey centre and a chance to get close to different species. Learn about various birds of prey and what makes each species different. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Day In Warwickshire
Enter the exciting and fascinating world of falconry with this bird of prey day in Warwickshire. Based in Hatton Country World, meet and get hands-on with these statuesque, powerful and graceful birds and learn all about the work that goes into training and taking care of them. With the guidance of an expert falconer, explore some of the more advanced techniques of bird handling on this comprehensive full day experience. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Experience Day In Scotland
Get up close and personal with some of nature's magnificent and regal birds of prey and learn all about the art of falconry. Your experience starts with a tour of the bird of prey centre, where you'll get close to different species and learn what makes a hawk a hawk, a falcon a falcon and an owl an owl. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Experience In Cheshire
Ever wanted to learn more about glorious birds of prey? This introduction to hawking and falconry is the perfect opportunity. Your experience starts with a tour of the aviaries, where you'll get close to different species, including a European eagle owl. Experience the speed of the hawk, the cheek of the vulture and the silence of the owl. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Day In Gloucestershire
Get up close and personal with some of nature's magnificent and regal birds of prey and learn about the art of falconry. You'll spend a full day at the centre, finding out all about the birds and getting time to experience falconry first-hand. Tour the centre, where you'll get up close to different species and learn what makes a hawk a hawk, a falcon a falcon and an owl an owl. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Experience In Yorkshire
Learn all about the ancient art of falconry and get the chance to put on the glove and try it for yourself. When you arrive at the hotel, get refreshed with tea or coffee and a bacon roll. Afterwards, head to the centre for a tour and get close to various species. An experienced handler will verse you in the history, training and maintenance of the birds and get you handling them to make sure you're comfortable. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Experience In Hampshire
Graceful, powerful, deadly and stunningly beautiful, birds of prey are fascinating and the chance to handle these magnificent creatures is an experience that is unlikely to be forgotten. Learn all about each individual bird of prey's hunting behavior, wingspan and so much more, while enjoying the rare opportunity to fly and handle the centre's resident species, including hawks and owls to feel their awesome power first-hand. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Falconry Experience For Two
A great opportunity for two to try out the hallowed art of falconry. Ideal for bird of prey enthusiasts or those who might be curious about Britain's number one predators; this experience both entertains and educates. The session begins with a tour of the chosen venue; learn about the history of the sport, different species of birds of prey and what makes each one different. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Experience In Essex
Learn the art of falconry on a lush green farm in Essex with this introduction to bird of prey falconry. After a tour of the bird of prey centre, get close to different types of birds and learn what makes each one different to the next. An experienced handler will then tutor in how to handle the birds before giving you a bird to take care of and get yourself comfortable with. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Experience In Gloucestershire
An intimate introduction to some of the most regal and resplendent flying predators. This induction to the world of falconry begins with a tour of the aviaries, getting up close to different species and learning about what makes each type unique. Next, receive tuition from an experienced bird handler and handle some birds yourself to gain familiarity. Read more ...


Ultimate Birds Of Prey Day In Dorset
Dive into the wonderful world of falconry surrounded by hundreds of acres of unspoiled Dorset countryside. This falconry experience offers an incredible insight into birds of prey, and is also an opportunity to explore one of the most sensational areas of the country. Begin by meeting a falconry expert for an introductory talk and a tour of the centre - and meet some of the centre's resident birds, each with a unique personality. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Experience For Two In The Cotswolds
A real chance to get close to Britain's top predators and witness their speed and skill first-hand. The experience begins with a thorough tour of the aviaries, where you will both get the chance to have a good look at the different species and learn about the rich history of this ancient activity. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Falconry Experience In Gloucestershire
The magnificence and skill of hawks and falcons can only be appreciated once seen first-hand; and this is a great opportunity to see them swoop and soar through the Gloucestershire sky. The session begins with some training in the art of falconry from an experienced handler. Afterwards, get to grips with the birds themselves; handle them and get yourself feeling comfortable. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Falconry Experience In Kent
This three hour falconry experience is ideal for any true bird of prey enthusiast. Kick off with a coffee, before heading across the estate with a skilled falconer to get acquainted with a range of birds. Begin by flying a small owl through a wooded area, followed by a wood owl or eagle owl through the estate's meadow. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Day In Bedfordshire
Enter the special and thrilling world of falconry with this bird of prey day near Biggleswade in Bedfordshire. Begin by meeting the falconer and taking a guided tour of the centre, seeing all the species in the collection. With plenty of opportunities to ask questions of the professional who has an informal friendly style, expect to learn lots about these majestic creatures. Read more ...


Birds Of Prey Day In Herefordshire
Get up close and personal with a variety of majestic birds of prey on this intimate falconry day based in Herefordshire. Begin with a welcome briefing before being guided around the aviaries to meet and hold many of the centre's amazing birds - a great opportunity to get some snaps for the photo album! During the day, in addition to heading out for an informative hawk walk, receive bird of prey training from a seasoned falconer and learn a variety of tips and techniques. Read more ...


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Reviews from satisfied customers:

"This evening was bought for me by my husband for Xmas, I thoroughly enjoyed the evening and the Chap who was with us explained about the birds with great enthusiaism. I would recommend this event for anyone who has a keen interest in Owls and the other birds that are at the centre."

"This birds of prey day is great I'd recommend it to anyone. After a tour of the centre you get to learn some falconry skills and then the best bit flying the birds yourself. It's brilliant getting so close to the birds such a one-off experience."

"How wonderful to be able to get so close to the birds of prey at the centre it's an amazing feeling when a bird flies to your fist. We had a really interesting tour the trainers are great and very experienced. I took so many photos! The hawk walk was brilliant as you're just watching the birds do what's natural to them it's a beautiful sight as they swoop around the countryside."

"I was very impressed with this birds of prey experience they get you flying the birds nice and quickly so you feel really involved and make the most of your few hours. I thought the tuition was great and flying a hawk out in the fields was definitely the highlight for me."

"Decided to go for this birds of prey day as it looked like a memorable experience and was quite local to me. I couldn't have predicted how amazing it'd feel to have these majestic birds fly to your fist! I took a ridiculous amount of photos as these birds are just so striking. It was a full day experience with lunch included excellent all round."


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