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£16 -- Oakham: 2-Hour Birds of Prey Experience, Reg £65

Sold out - This deal was published 16 Jul, 2013 and sold out 02 Aug, 2013.
£16 -- Oakham: 2-Hour Birds of Prey Experience, Reg £65
By Travelzoo Staff
For £16, get up close to magnificent birds of prey with this 2-hour hands-on falconry experience in the Rutland countryside. This deal from Rutland Falconry & Owl Centre would usually cost £65, saving you a huge 75%.

Why we love it

  • £16 instead of the usual £65 for a 2-hour hands-on birds of prey experience
  • Save a massive 75% on the regular price
  • Choose between an owl and a hawk experience
  • Rutland Falconry & Owl Centre is home to a collection of more than 130 birds of prey including owls, hawks, falcons, eagles and vultures
  • Set in 42 acres of woodland in the Rutland countryside
  • Valid seven days a week until 31 October

When

July 17, 2013 - Oct. 31, 2013

Where

Rutland Falconry & Owl Centre
Burley Bushes
Exton Lane
Oakham, LE15 7TA
(See Map)
Tel: 07778152814

What's included

  • Set in 42 acres of woodland, the centre is home to more than 130 birds of prey, including owls, hawks, falcons, eagles and vultures. The centre also shares its space with Rutland Wildlife Sanctuary, home to some of the world's rarest cats, Amur leopards.
  • The experience starts with the chance to sit with your bird for a while during a short talk on your chosen species. Then you will receive a demonstration on how to carry the bird on your fist, and once you are comfortable with it, you will walk with the bird on your fist around the centre.
  • A trained falconer will provide an in-depth history of falconry before you get treated to a display of one of the birds in flight.
  • This deal is available seven days a week until 31 October

The small print

The voucher is valid for one person. It is valid for a 2-hour Hawk or Owl Experience and must be used in one visit. Valid seven days a week until 31 October. Subject to availability. Failure to turn up leads to forfeiture. A £5 spectator fee applies. If you are in doubt whether the falconry session will take place due to the weather, please call at 8am that morning to check. See below for full terms and conditions.

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£16   £65
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99% Enjoyed Rutland Falconry & Owl Centre
99% (124 ratings)
Sold out at
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99% Enjoyed Rutland Falconry & Owl Centre
(124 ratings)
4.5
Quality of Service
4.5
Quality of Activity
4.7
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

the staff were brilliant, very friendly and very informative about the birds and the centre. They made sure everyone had a great time.

If anyone is thinking about doing this go for it, even if you are a not a big bird fan.

14 April 2014 christine United Kingdom

Wonderful birds, enthusiastic staff. Not too commercialised.

Wear walking shoes.

14 April 2014 Judith United Kingdom

Knowledge of staff, plus their sensitivity to the birds.

I believe that the bird of prey experience is indeed very good. It is a shame that the facilities are a little bit 'old' but I suspect this is down to funding. I believe that they do a brilliant job and I would recommend this to anyone with or without and I interest in birds.

11 April 2014 Diane United Kingdom

Being able to handle the birds.

11 April 2014 David United Kingdom

It is a wonderful activity and really informative. It is great for young children and adults alike.

11 April 2014 Stacey United Kingdom

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Burley Bushes, Exton Lane
Oakham, LE15 7TA
Tel: 07778152814

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