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3-Hour Falconry Experience | Buxton

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Learn the ancient skill of falconry with guidance from an expert falconer! Practice handling an incredible bird of prey as you reconnect with nature on this uniquely thrilling outdoor experience!

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  • Valid for 12 months
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£24.50
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  • Choose E-Voucher or Gift Box
  • Valid for 12 months
  • No quibble exchange
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This exhilarating falconry experience is a unique thrill ideal for bird lovers! See these magnificent birds of prey take off from your own wrist, then hold your nerve as they swoop back towards you, perhaps even with a fresh catch!


Falconry is an ancient craft and, in the modern age, a fantastic way to reconnect with nature. An expert falconer will teach you much about these incredible flying beasts. You’ll learn how to handle them properly before getting to try flying one yourself!


The tradition of falconry dates back centuries, with some evidence even suggesting that the Mesopotamians practiced it up to 4 millennia ago! Through originally used to hunt, in the medieval European, Middle Eastern and Mongolian empires, falconry was adopted as a regal sport and status symbol. However, these days it can be enjoyed by anybody with a love for avian grace and the great outdoors.


Once you witness their swift speed and aerial dominance for yourself, you’ll understand exactly why these fearsome fliers became such sacred symbols of ancient tribes. Just don’t forget to bring your camera!


What's included:

  • Handle magnificent falcons
  • Learn all about Britain's native birds of prey
  • Benefit from the guidance of an expert falconer

Detailed Information

  • Gift voucher valid for one person
  • Experience is subject to weather conditions
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Participants must be at least 11 years of age and under 16s accompanied by a paying adult
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