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Falconry of Kenya

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Off Lamu Road, Malindi, Kenya
+254 722 346491
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Interesting to see!

We saw this as an excursion from Watamu beach, and it was an interesting tour where we could hold a... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Trine L
Oslo, Norway

The falconry of Kenya is a fantastic place to visit. The staff there have been there for years... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Sue S
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12 Jun 2017
25 Apr 2017
Off Lamu Road, Malindi, Kenya
+254 722 346491
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

We saw this as an excursion from Watamu beach, and it was an interesting tour where we could hold a falcon that was flying on the trainer's commands, see big and small birds very close, and even Nile crocodiles and some snakes. Some of the...More

Thank Trine L
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

The falconry of Kenya is a fantastic place to visit. The staff there have been there for years & you can see the passion they have for the animals they care for. It is a bit tired & obviously needs work on cages but overall...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 25 April 2017

It was a nice visit - the entry fees were reasonable and you get a guide to show you around. The area is quite small but has quite an array of birds, snakes, crocs and tortoises on show. It makes a good educational visit for...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

$500 Schillings to get in and you get a personal guide who explains all the different animals. Not a huge fan of zoos or other locations that keep animals tied down, but it was cool to see the snakes and the tortoise. There's also a...More

Thank Sammy0222
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We had a very close view of different birds, crocodiles and snakes. We could not believe how small the area is to accommodate all these creatures. Good connection to nature though there is room for improvement on displays.

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

I had the misfortune to be taken to the falconry by my guide; I can't believe that it is still open as it clearly violates fairly basic animal welfare guidelines. I've visited zoos in a variety of countries including Madagascar and this is the worse...More

2  Thank Kereuter
Reviewed 25 February 2016

A very helpful staff member showed us round. Not just birds of prey , but snakes as well , and a wonderful Galapagos Tortoise. Worth the entrance fee

Thank John T
Reviewed 17 January 2016

As we spent a few days in the Malindi area over New Year's, we decided to visit the Falconry of Kenya, which turned out to be a nice place for the whole family to get acquainted with birds of prey and a few additional animals....More

1  Thank Giorgio B
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Off Lamu road, near the Moriema cottage is a beautiful destination for bird enthusiasts. The bird varieties I saw included Eagles, Owls, Hawks, Falcons and Pecker birds, and others. The all-wise Pauline, the owl and some that seem to perform a jive are a treat....More

1  Thank Peter K
Reviewed 11 August 2015

There are other birds and reptiles here too. The Birds are taken care of. Lot of different kind of Owls, and Hawks. Some Tortoise, and lots of snakes and some crocodiles. Our Guide was very good and patiently told us about each and every animal...More

Thank DinmeherBunshah
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