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Finn Falconry

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Inverawe Country Park | Taynuilt, Oban PA35 1HU, Scotland
+44 1631 710732
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WONDERFUL!

Today was my 60th birthday and I was privileged to spend some time with Paul from Finn Falconry and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janice H
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Lochgilphead, United Kingdom
Fabulous Visit

My husband and I spent a fabulous 3 hours with Paul and his incredible birds at Inverawe Fisheries... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Curiostravellers
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Waterdown, Canada
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An interactive Falconry company, which champions raptor conservation through education and engagement, utilising the power, beauty and grace of birds of prey, providing the following: Hawk Walks; Hawk Walks +; Falconry Experiences; Flying and Static Displays; Educational Talks; Hawking; Photographic Workshops and Courses. Set in the ruggedly, beautiful Argyll countryside.
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“hawk walk” (27 reviews)
“harris hawk” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Inverawe Country Park | Taynuilt, Oban PA35 1HU, Scotland
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+44 1631 710732
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Today was my 60th birthday and I was privileged to spend some time with Paul from Finn Falconry and his beautiful birds, Stanley, Tac, Zak, Kalifa and Saba. What a thrill and Paul was so knowledgeable and passionate about his subject. Thank you for being...More

Thank Janice H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I spent a fabulous 3 hours with Paul and his incredible birds at Inverawe Fisheries and Country Park. We had the opportunity to learn about falcons, hawks and owls in a truly unique and hands on way. The chance to watch these...More

Thank Curiostravellers
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve always wanted to get close to birds of prey and this was an ideal experience! Paul was knowledgeable, warm and engaging, and his 3 hawks were beautiful. The experience was very hands on and we had plenty of great photo opportunities. I had a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fabulous experience. A comfortable walk with magnificent birds. The highlight of our trip so far. I would absolutely say this is a 'must do'.

Thank Keita L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the ½ day falconry experience. Paul was excellent, really enthusiastic and clearly loved his birds. Although nothing seemed to go right for him, the peregrine flew off, the barbary falcon didn't want to play, the kestrel didn't like the wind and one of...More

Thank davidindurham
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the show at Inverawe Country Park on 1 April. It was amazing to be up close and personal with the falcons, hawks and owls. Paul is very knowledgeable but he was able to explain everything in terms that my 5 year old...More

Thank Ian S
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had the opportunity to participate in a Hawk Walk with Paul on October 19. Needless to say, the experience far exceeded our expectations. The Harris Hawks that Paul had join us on our trek through the forest were magnificent and each...More

2  Thank serlekev
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Paul F, Owner at Finn Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you very much for your positive review, i'm so glad that you enjoyed the Hawk Walk, the Hawks flew well that day. If you could think of anyway that I could improve your experience please let me know.

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Although the weather was not very good, the bird show was fantastic. Paul was very knowledgeable and passionate about the birds.All the birds have different characters and are lovely to watch. Next time I would like to do one of the walks Thank you so...More

Thank Crafycrafter
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Paul F, Owner at Finn Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for your review, I'm pleased you enjoyed it even on a bad day. It would be great to see you some time in the future for a Hawk Walk.

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

My wife and I discovered Finn Falconry via TripAdvisor and the rave reviews we read there made it a 'must do' while visiting Oban on the west coast of Scotland. And wow, what a marvellous way to spend an hour or so - Paul Finnigan...More

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Paul F, Owner at Finn Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Im really pleased that you enjoyed your display and you have given me a wonderful endorsement as a communicator! Thanks for your kind words and confirming the directions as you cannot always rely on a GPS/ Sat Nav

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We went on the one hour bird show and it was one of the best thing on our trip. Both educational, amazing birds and Paul was very entertaining to listen to. Thank you so much!

Thank Sofia H
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Paul F, Owner at Finn Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you very much for your review, I'm glad that you found it educational as thats one of the aims of the business. as always the birds are the stars

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John M
21 April 2018|
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Response from Paul F | Property representative |
Hi John, we can tailor the Walk to what your comfortable with? We can keep to made paths and stop accordingly? Give us a shout if you're interested? Thanks Paul
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wittsNz
26 June 2017|
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Response from Paul F | Property representative |
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays at 14:30 hours, at Inverawe Country Park. All other products Hawk Walks, experiences, photo opportunities etc... are on demand. See my website Finn falconry.for further details. Thanks Paul
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