DescriptionA majestic encounter This is a fascinating introduction to an ancient and intriguing pursuit. See for yourself an extraordinary relationship between man and bird of prey. Falconry was originally introduced as a means of obtaining "food for the table". In Medieval Britain birds of prey were often present at grand occasions such as pageants, weddings and jousting tournaments. Even today seeing these magnificent birds up close is a very special experience and one which you won't forget.You will be given an overview of the disciplines and history of falconry by one of the country's best falconers, followed by a brief introduction to the husbandry and welfare of birds and the equipment used in falconry. The course will end with the opportunity to fly a bird "to the fist" so you can experience the unforgettable sensation of having a magnificent bird of prey on your arm. Programmes vary depending on location. : : : : : :
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•Ross on Wye
Booking & TermsExperience:
No previous falconry experience is necessary.
General fitness may be required, please check on booking.
You must be at least 16 years old, under 18's must be accompanied by an adult.
This experience is available on selected weekday and weekend dates, throughout the year.
This activity is weather dependent. We recommend checking with the activity provider prior to travelling.
- ID: 9001000000138
- barcode: 9001000000138
- product type: gift experiences
- group size: There'll be a maximum of 19 other people in your group.
- spectators: Spectators are welcome at some locations. Please check at time of booking.
- pack size: 1
- Saver Delivery: Yes
- 1st Class Delivery: Yes
- Courier Delivery: No
- Store Delivery: Yes