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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
75% off | 421 bought
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Rutland Falconry & Owl Centre
100% Enjoyed Rutland Falconry & Owl Centre
100% (211 ratings)
Sold out at
23:59 GMT on Aug. 2
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100% Enjoyed Rutland Falconry & Owl Centre
(211 ratings)
4.5
Quality of Service
4.6
Quality of Activity
4.7
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

the suroundings were brillant and to be able to hold an owl for over an hour was wonderful. the whole experience was so good we will be returning

dont be put off by the look of the place when you first arrive or the laid back approach. it is the best experience of its kind that i have ever done, a real hidden gem

26 September 2014 Estelle United Kingdom

We love this place it is such a pleasure to take owls or hawks for a walk through the lovely woods there. The staff love talking about all the birds and it's a wonderful way to spend 2 hours

26 September 2014 Jean United Kingdom

Watching my husband talking to a large owl on his arm and taking it for a walk!

Very knowledgeable staff who wanted their visitors to understand the birds and get the most out of their visit.

25 September 2014 Ruth United Kingdom

Guided walk in woodland with a Harris Hawk

25 September 2014 Vivien United Kingdom

This was a really enjoyable experience where we were able to select the bird we'd like - myself an owl and my husband a hawk - and walk with them through woods to a flying area. We experienced both a hawk and an owl flying to us and this was repeated several times, so excellent value for the money we paid.

This was a last minute decision so we booked at the last minute and were lucky to get places.

25 September 2014 Fiona United Kingdom

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

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