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Falconry Experience Wales

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Fantastic experience. Well worth the journey up.

I travelled up on the 31/8/17 with my brother and mother. We were given a warm welcome by Barry and... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Llanybydder, United Kingdom
Birthday treat!

Falconry was on my bucket list, so we booked for my 'when I'm 64' birthday treat! We were not... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Sue L
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Wales Maes Dulas Blaen Y Pant Forge, Machynlleth SY20, Wales
+44 1654 700317
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 8 December 2014

very enjoyable afternoon with Barry&Luce and of course the truly fabulous birds! it was a great honour to handle such magnificent creatures,their knowledge was remarkable Luce can talk for hours!she held everyones attention and was very attentive to everyones needs providing hot drinks on a...More

3  Thank Rob H
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Reviewed 25 August 2013

My son received a groupon experience day at Machynleth with these Red Kites back in Aug 2012-which he was very much looking forward to. As a member of a young falconers club he has both a passion and respect for all birds of prey not...More

12  Thank EvoDeb
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

I travelled up on the 31/8/17 with my brother and mother. We were given a warm welcome by Barry and Luce. We all had an amazing day as we were introduced to the different birds and handled them and watched them feed. Barry and Luce...More

Thank Rhys2183
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Falconry was on my bucket list, so we booked for my 'when I'm 64' birthday treat! We were not disappointed. What a wonderful way to spend an afternoon....... Hawks, owls, eagles, falcons plus the surrounding wildlife and beautiful landscape........

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 19 July 2017

My 10 year old son has a passion for falconry. We spent four amazing hours with Barry and Luce who gave my son the gift of their incredible wealth of knowledge and the experience of a lifetime. I have never seen him smile bigger or...More

Thank christineneer
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Machynlleth for a week long holiday and, last minute, I decided to book the "Just for you" experience for two as an early birthday present for my husband. Luckily, they had had a cancellation and were able to fit us in last...More

Thank AliH941
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We spent a half day at the centre, it's a beautiful place and I would highly recommend. Barry and Luce are extremely passionate and knowledgable and the birds are INCREDIBLE!! So lovely to see such happy birds and to top it off they have beautiful...More

Thank Sianyp1978
Reviewed 1 June 2017

What a wonderful time we had today. The first thing that strikes you is how friendly and welcoming Barry and Luce are. They both shook our hands on arrival and introduced themselves and we were then offered tea or coffee almost immediately. They do offer...More

Thank TheFunkyGibb0ns
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I booked this experience for my other half for his 50th birthday. We were a group of 6 and no one knew quite what to expect. We were greeted with a cup of tea and the 'Welcoming Committee'. From the moment my OH realised what...More

Thank AnyaS120
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This was the perfect day out, as its located in the middle of no where with very friendly people who gave us a warm welcoming. You are able to learn about the birds and even get a chance to hold them...even when they are the...More

Thank Rachael F
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

I had a great afternoon at falconry experience Wales. On arrival we had a lovely welcome and were made to feel at home. It was great to have an afternoon with two such knowledgeable people and I've come from there wanting more. I will defo...More

Thank Dyfrig T
Reviewed 7 May 2017

On a very remote hilltop location amid beautiful sheep farms with great views the 2 of us spent 3 hours holding and flying and learning about a bald eagle, a golden eagle, several owls, and a Harris hawk. Some wild kites also came by. The...More

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Rachel K
22 July 2017|
Response from AliH941 | Reviewed this property |
The experience prices are all on the website homepage, but it ranges from things like £59.00 for a 1 to 1 family experience (2 adults, 2 children) to £99 "Just for you" handling/flying experiences. Note that these are... More
Gordon H
14 June 2016|
Response from griffithshj | Reviewed this property |
I think the centre would be ok for a wheelchair outside where the birds of prey are , however the bathroom is in the house and is upstairs I think . I'm not sure how the birds would react to a wheelchair as it is possibly... More