This place was exceptional to visit. The birds weren't allowed to fly due to the windy weather, but I got to hold four of the birds. The guide was very friendly and informative... read more
Malta Falconry Centre is the first Bird of Prey centre in Malta that was...
Malta Falconry Centre is the first Bird of Prey centre in Malta that was developed with the aims : To re-introduce the ancient art of falconry in Malta To make educational and entertaining natural free flying displays with our well trained birds of prey To breed our captive birds on view to the public To reintroduce native species of birds of prey to Malta Come and enjoy a day at our falconry centre, watch our falconers fly several different species of well trained birds of prey and see these majestic birds in free flight (depending on weather conditions). The whole visit enables the visitors to be ia very close range with these majestic creatures. The facility has ample parking along with the amenities that one would expect in a modern tourist attraction. Have a look at our gallery section to see some of the different birds you will meet at our centre. One can also buy a memento of the visit from the gift shop.
At the Malta Falconry Centre, we offer a unique experience – the thrill of the Falconry art. This falconry experience is given in a course style. Carrying out such experience/ course one gets to know better the techniques of the falconry art and get a beginners knowledge as a falconer.
This experience is offered in two ways; a half day experience or full day experience, are offered.
The half day introduces the participant to the basics of falconry and gets to know how falconry birds are trained.( available in winter and summer)
The full day experience enables the participant to get to know more as regarding the falconry techniques and would also have enough time to fly a bird of prey after learning how to train these birds. A participation certificate is given at completion of such course.( available in winter only)
This experience is offered to all ages. Children aged under 10 are to be accompanied by one adult. Pre-booking by email is needed.