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Learn the Ancient Sport of Falconry

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Take part in the most noble of field sports in an up close and personal outdoor experience like no other. Meet the magnificent birds of prey at Hawkeye Falconry and try your hand at this ancient sport of Kings! 

Sport of Kings

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Five thousand years ago our ancestors flew birds of prey from the Steppes of Asia, to medieval Europe and even to this present day, Falconry has become a way of life for Falconers around the world.

a Proufound experience

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Even if you have never encountered Falconry before, the team at Hawkeye will give you the opportunity to handle these marvellous creatures. Learn to let them fly into the surrounding countryside from your gloved hand and return to feed. This is a profound experience where you get to interact so closely with such a haunting animal. 

Up Close & Personal

Hawkeye Falconry Experience

During this unique opportunity you will be able to personally fly, handle, feed and interact with the trained Hawks and Owls with the guidance from John and his team at Hawkeye Falconry. They are highly experienced in their field and practice the only highest level of safety standards.

Booking Information

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Falconry can be experienced at both Lyrath Estate and Mount Juliet Estate in Kilkenny. For more details visit www.hawkeyefalconry.ie or email john@hawkeyefalconry.ie.

A private falconry experience lasts 60 minutes and prices start from:

One Person  – €80

Two People – €60 each

Three People – €50 each

Four to 10 people – €45 each

You can also choose to extend your falconry experiences to 90 mins for €25 extra per person to enjoy a simulated haunting experience, weather permitting. Children must be over 7 years of age to participate. Suitable footwear and long sleeved tops are advisable.

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