On our Owl experience you get hands on and up close with some of our owls. Watch our Barn Owl quarter the ground, flying in big circuits around us and the field before coming down to your glove. Our Eurasian Eagle Owl, one of the largest species of Owl in the world, swoops into your glove from perches around the field. A truly unforgettable hour. The experience session takes place in an open filed in the National Forest, Access to the field can be found at the end of Elms road, Coton in the Elms (South Derbyshire DE12), while parking can be found on either Elms road or Burton road. Practical footwear and clothing to match the weather is advised, as the experience session contains a moderate amount of walking and standing up in the open.

Please Note : 16yrs up to 18yrs must be accompanied by an adult

Spectators are welcome at an additional charge of £10.

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  • person Age: From 16
  • people Group Size: Min 6

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  • Min age is 16
  • Packages start from £40.00pp

Get up close and personal with apex predators and experience what it’s like to be in the presence of owls, falcons and hawks, in a half day booking for one. Get up close and personal with birds of prey as you get to handle and fly them, and experience the transcended bond between humans and animals. You’ll learn all about handling and proper safety around the animals, under the guidance of expert advice. To close off your session, enjoy a fun walk through the woods with a hawk jumping through the trees amongst you.

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  • What is the minimum age for Birds of Prey at Swadlincote?

    The minimum age for Birds of Prey at Swadlincote is 16 years old.

  • How long does an Birds of Prey session at Swadlincote last?

    The average Birds of Prey session at our Swadlincote centre is 3 to 4 hour.

  • Is Birds of Prey Swadlincote open for bookings during the week?

    Absolutely, however Birds of Prey is busiest at the weekend - and our Swadlincote centre is no exception. This means you might need a larger group monday through friday.

  • Is Birds of Prey Swadlincote open for bookings at weekends?

    Birds of Prey at Swadlincote is busiest at the weekends so we'd definitely recommend booking in advance! Obviously, we'll always try to accommodate last minute Birds of Prey bookings but once the spots are booked up they are booked up!

  • How popular is the Birds of Prey Swadlincote center?

    Geronigo® aims for all of our Birds of Prey locations to be amongst the the best and most popular, our Birds of Prey Swadlincote center is no exception. Book with confidence!

  • Can I buy a gift voucher for Birds of Prey Swadlincote?

    Yes you can buy Birds of Prey Swadlincote gift vouchers either online or over the phone. Geronigo® gift vouchers are valid for 12 months, can be gift wrapped or for a last minute gift idea can be instant email delivered. Remember that any gift experience voucher from Geronigo® including our Birds of Prey Swadlincote vouchers can be used for booking at any of our thousands of Geronigo® adventure locations (for no extra charge!).

  • What is the postcode for Birds of Prey Swadlincote?

    The postcode for Birds of Prey Swadlincote is Swadlincote DE12 8HL. Please note that sometimes our Birds of Prey centers are difficult to find from a postcode and satnav. We will supply detailed directions to Birds of Prey Swadlincote on your booking receipt.

  • Where is Birds of Prey Swadlincote?

    The Birds of Prey Swadlincote center is located at the following address: Mercer Falconry, 58 Burton Rd, Coton in the Elms, Swadlincote DE12 8HL, UK. Please note that sometimes our Birds of Prey centers are difficult to find, please follow the directions on your booking receipt!

  • How much is Birds of Prey at Swadlincote?

    The average package price of Birds of Prey at Swadlincote £40.00. The lowest price is £40.00 with the most expensive option being £75.00.


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