Introduction to Birds of Prey for Two in Suffolk
Surrounded by acres of rolling Suffolk countryside, Lavenham Falconry is home to many magnificent species, making it ideal for an introduction to birds of prey. During this three hour experience, learn about each different bird from a professional falconer, who passes on lots of amazing falconry facts while letting you see many of the centre's resident birds thriving in their natural habitat. Meet a number of hawks and owls and fly them to the glove under the tuition of the seasoned tutor. Finish with an unbelievable falcon flying demonstration, just to see how the professionals do it.
- An introduction to the high-fyling world of falconry
- Learn many weird and wonderful facts about birds of prey
- Fly resident hawks and owls to the glove under expert tuition
- Soak in the serenity of the Brett Valley
- Availability Description
Seven days a week throughout the year, excluding Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.
- Participant Guidelines
Minimum age six (children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult who has paid the spectator fee). Wheelchair users are welcome as the site is equipped with hard paths and disabled toilets.
The venue calls by 8am the morning of the experience to confirm go ahead. However if travelling long distance, please call them the evening before to avoid any disappointment.
Expect to be at the venue for around three hours.
- Numbers on the Day
Share the experience with up to four other bird of prey enthusiasts.
- Dress Code
Dress for the outdoors and wear wellies or walking boots. Feel free to bring along a camera and/or a pair of binoculars.