Falconry Services

 

The 'HawkWalk' Experience: 
Take a stroll along the Dingle Harbour or through the nearby forestry with a hawk and an experienced falconer. 

The hawk will be released, then follow alongside you on your journey, jumping from perch to your gloved hand and back again as you walk. 

The ‘HawkWalk’ is a unique chance to get up-close to the birds and see their natural behaviours as well as a bit more of the beautiful area around Dingle.
(On special request an owl may be brought, for a more exciting experience and magical photo opportunities.)

Prices:
   €70 for the 1st person, every additional person €30 (max €200)

Duration
    Approximately 60 minutes

Things to remember:

  • Please ensure to wear suitable footwear and warm clothing for walking in the countryside 
  • Hawk walks are weather dependent 

Available locations:

  • Habour walk – on the beach along Dingle harbour.
  • Woodland – a forestry location nearby Dingle town
    (by request only, subject to availability and weather)

 

 

The 'Falconry Experience'
A more varied experience than the ‘HawkWalk’ the Falconry Experience takes place on the lovely Milltown House grounds on the edge of Dingle Harbour, and gives the participant exposure to a larger variety of birds of prey.

Call both hawk and owl to your gloved hand, watch as one of our falcons fly to a lure at tremendous speeds, and meet our beautiful Golden Eagle – Orla.*

Prices:
   Public Experience:
 
    €15 p/p  ~ Family pack – €50 for 2 adults & 2 children

 PLEASE NOTE: 
  A maximum group size for the public experience is 25 people, pre-booking is advised 

   Private Experience: 
     €150 up to 5 people, €30 p/p for each additional person
      (groups of 6-9 people price is negotiable)

      Large groups/tours over 10 people – private experience €250.

   PLEASE NOTE:
    The Private Experience is subject to availability, there is only one private session booked per day; times vary, customizeable, between 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm. 

 Duration
    Approximately 60 minutes

   Things to remember:

  • Please ensure to wear suitable footwear and warm clothing for being outdoors and in the countryside 
  • The 'Falconry Experience' is weather dependant

 

The ‘OwlEncounter’ Experience:
Owls owls and more owls, this experience is a half an hour devoted to the feathered friends of the night.ª
We are pleased to offer you the chance to meet and fly a wide variety of owls from the diminutive Little Owl (athene noctua) to the largest owl species in the world the Eurasian Eagle Owl (bubo bubo).

As with all of our experiences, this too is a hands-on event and each guest will get a chance to hold and fly the owls directly to their hands.

ªDid you know that not all owls are active at night?

For more amazing facts and a lot of fun, book your 'OwlEncounter' with us via the contact form.

Prices: 
    €60 up to 5 people, €10 p/p for each additional person
    (groups of 10+ people price is negotiable)

Duration
    Approximately 30 minutes

PLEASE NOTE: 
  The 'OwlEncounter' Experience is limited and subject to availability; times vary, customizeable, between 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm. 

   Things to remember:

  • Please ensure to wear suitable footwear and warm clothing for being outdoors and in the countryside 
  • The 'OwlEncounter' Experience is weather dependant

 

Meeting point for all services listed is Milltown House Guesthouse, Dingle V92 DP93 unless otherwise agreed through direct contact.

 

Gift Certificates also available:

Do you know someone who would love to experience a bird flying directly to them?
Are you stuck for a gift idea for a special person or special occasion?
Why not consider giving them a gift certificate to join us for an experience they won't soon forget!

 

Contact us via e-mail or ring us for more information!

 

 

 

To book your 'HawkWalk' or ask about gift certificates use the Contact Form, call Andi +353 (0) 831326646 or Eric +353 (0) 870552313 &/or email info@kingdomfalconry.com directly

 

 

*For the safety and prosperity of both guests and animals, no specific birds are guaranteed to be present during any services, and meeting Orla the Golden Eagle is subject to time of year and other natural circumstances. We appreciate your understanding in this as we have the best interest of the birds in mind while trying to provide our guests with the best quality experience Ireland has to offer.