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Phoenix Falconry

#2 of 2 things to do in Blackford Features Animals
Easterton Farm | By Gleneagles, Blackford PH4 1RQ, Scotland
+44 1764 682823
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Awesome experience!

My family of four, 2 adults and 2 teenagers did the 2 hour experience this morning and had an... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Severn, Maryland
Fantastic Experience!

I surprised my fiancé with the ' Phoenix Experience' for his birthday whilst I chose to spectate... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Scottish Highlands, United Kingdom
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“birds of prey” (59 reviews)
“harris hawk” (24 reviews)
Easterton Farm | By Gleneagles, Blackford PH4 1RQ, Scotland
+44 1764 682823
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My family of four, 2 adults and 2 teenagers did the 2 hour experience this morning and had an amazing time! Fun and informative, the birds ranged from a barn owl to a bald eagle and both Pete and Adrian gave us lots of information...More

Thank ekasch20
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I surprised my fiancé with the ' Phoenix Experience' for his birthday whilst I chose to spectate alongside. Very easy to book over a phone call. Turned up on a very wet morning to be welcomed inside with tea/coffee and informal chat on falconry, history...More

Thank Xtina297
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We held owls, a caracara, and even a bald eagle. It's quite an experience to have a bald eagle fly at you then land on your arm. The falconry center is a place where the birds are well treated and the owner who runs the...More

Thank doctormom4moms
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pre-purchase I requested clarification by email that I would receive a voucher which was able to be transferred to a friend. Prompt response confirmed "The voucher itself is not named, if you purchase the voucher pack you get the addition of a card". So with...More

Thank mfyachts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the phoenix experience and enjoyed every minute of it. Will and Pete did an outstanding job of walking us through the breeding process and educating us on each bird's characteristics. It was quite interesting. The day was topped off with the opportunity to...More

Thank Tilly524
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Will and Pete were amazing. Their knowledge of the birds was most impressive! Handling the various birds was a once in a lifetime adventure! If you have the opportunity to experience this, I can't encourage you enough to do it!

Thank WendiLeighPotter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review is well over due. We visited July 2016. Absolutely incredible experience. We had the meet the bird experience and it was worth every single penny. Aiden is very knowledgeable, clearly an expect and a fantastic host who makes a cracking cup of tea....More

Thank Kaywaiting
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing day spent at Phoenix,was amazing,can't thank Adrian and Jamie enough,fun friendly one of the best days I e ever spent on a cold December morning but well worth it,if you haven't been then I suggest you go,definitely won't be disappointed,thanks again for a great...More

Thank Mersey2011
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Spent a fabulous if drench morning learning all about the birds of prey and getting up close and personal to many different birds. Especially enjoyed our time with Jamie and the Harris hawk who was just beautiful and surprisingly gentle (the hawk that is!). A...More

Thank gillian-pete
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I bought my wife a "meet the birds" package as an anniversary gift and we turned up on a very wet September morning fully expecting the event to be cancelled, but no(!), it was all systems go. Adrian (Master Falconer) advised that some of the...More

Thank Golfmuppet
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Pam A
What is the difference between this Falconry and that at Gleneagles resort?
6 April 2017|
Response from Golfmuppet | Reviewed this property |
I would say price and the depth of the experience. Like for like I believe Gleneagles is much more expensive than Phoenix. I understand that Gleneagles only have one bread of bird - Harris Hawks, while Pheonxx have many... More
Vanessa C
Is there an age requirement? My daughter will be 13 when we visit and she would love this.
5 November 2016|
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Response from Golfmuppet | Reviewed this property |
Age limits for each specifice experience are shown on deatil of each experience on the Website. I seem to remember some ate 10 and some of the more advanced are 14 (going hunting).