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Burren Birds of Prey Centre

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Aillwee Cave, Ballyvaughan, Ireland
+353 65 707 7036
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US$ 35.96*
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Cliffs of Moher and Burren Day Trip Including Dunguaire Castle, Aillwee Cave...
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DYNAMIC FLYING DISPLAYS where the visitor can interact and get up close and personal to the birds as they fly overhead and through the audience. A HOME to Eagles, Falcons, Hawks, and Owls from all over the world.EDUCATION into the amazing world of Raptors, their biology, conservation and the ancient art of Falconry.HAWK WALKS which are a once in a life time opportunity to interact with some of nature's top predators. Guided and instructed by experienced Falconers, this hour long 'Walk with a Hawk' through hazel woodland and across Burren limestone pavement is tailor made for anybody seeking a totally unique experience.
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Aillwee Cave, Ballyvaughan, Ireland
+353 65 707 7036

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Really knowledgable staff, great demo, kids loved it. Lots of other birds to see. Combine with the Caves.

Thank Hollyhead1
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This center offers one ticket that includes the bird show, cave tour and a hawk walk. How can anyone pass up a rare opportunity to handle and learn about Harris hawks?! During your one hour stroll through the woods, these beautiful, powerful, intelligent creatures will...More

2  Thank Meemschirk
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We visited the Centre after our tour of the Caves and thought it very enjoyable for those who are afraid of birds. They fly very low overhead so it's not for everyone but the children loved it and they got a chance to hold the...More

Thank sylvia642016
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Fantastic with lots of demonstrations Children got to hold birds and the staff were only to pleased to share the knowledge with the little ones.Good arena with plenty of seating.

Thank Sandra N
Reviewed 12 August 2017

On a recent visit to the caves, we sat through the Birds of Prey show having visited the centre, it is included in the entrance ticket. Great excitment as one of my kids was picked to go down and have a bird land on him....More

Thank pucfada
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is an excellent way to spend a few hours while staying in Clare. Suitable for all ages. Make sure you get to see the shows for some interaction with the birds. The staff are so knowledge and friendly. Don't forget the camera.

Thank Elaine S
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Well worth a trip with young kids while at the caves. Very informative. Tip for adults: let the kids hold the birds. Don't hog it at expense of the kids.

Thank PatDonnellan1
Reviewed 5 August 2017

A nice way to spend an hour with some amazing birds. The birds of prey show lasts around half an hour and you'll usually see three birds flying. The handlers are informative and with some birds will allow visitors to handle them. Birds not being...More

Thank Captain_Halliday
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Myself and family holiday in the area every year for last 8 years. Birds of prey is always a highlight for us. Not only do you get to show some amazing birds, you learn loads about them as well. The staff are great - clearly...More

Thank Bren S
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Despite the damp weather, we really enjoyed the birds of prey display - it was one of the highlights of our holiday. The handlers were really informative and interesting, and the birds were amazing - you could get up close with them if you wanted....More

Thank E H
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Valerie M
23 July 2017|
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Response from james i | Property representative |
12pm, 2pm and 4pm.
23 April 2017|
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Response from davidrein | Reviewed this property |
This is well worth visiting and as far as I recall the ticket price includes everything. Check their website for times.
13 February 2017|
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Response from matishamatatti | Reviewed this property |
The centre is open daily from 10am to 6.30pm. The phone number if you need any other information is: (065) 707 7036

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