Complimentary tea or coffee on arrival
starts with an informal talk on the sport of falconry, wherein our
visitors are encouraged to ask questions on falconry and birds of prey in
We take our
guests to a lightly wooded area in the countryside for their hands-on and
photo friendly flying session. Here they get the opportunity to fly two,
or more, Harris Hawks out of trees to their gloved fist. This session
lasts one hour and covers nearly a mile over flat grassland. Great Pics!
return to the centre where the falconer will demonstrate the technique of
flying a falcon to the lure for exercise. Spectacular in a good wind! More
great pics. Visitors may have a photo holding a Lanner Falcon on their
We then fly
a Turkey Vulture and/or Black Kite, again many more pics.
then concludes with a photo session where you can get up close and
intimate with some of our endearing owls and, of course, more super pics.
This activity finishes in time to give you the
opportunity of trying a bar lunch in the Woodenbridge Hotel, which is
Ireland’s oldest inn.
We look forward to seeing you.