A totally unique experience
Enjoy the opportunity to fly a range of birds, or indulge in a private falcon display while creating unforgettable memories.
Falconry at Glenapp Castle
This is an experience not to be missed. Enjoy an interactive display with a stunning selection of birds of prey within the Glenapp Castle gardens and grounds. Whether you have a love for birds of prey or just enjoy the thrill of watching raptors in the air, the Glenapp Castle Falconry Displays offer something for the whole family.
Glenapp Castle Weekly Falconry Display
On Tuesdays and Saturdays during the summer, you can enjoy a memorable experience with our Castle falconry display which offers you the opportunity to handle and fly a range of birds from the smallest of owls to the largest of raptors, the incredible Eagle. Our expert falconers will teach you the techniques of the sport as you enjoy the thrill of working with an amazing selection of birds of prey. This activity is suitable for all the family from the youngest to the oldest and is £85 per adult, half price for children between the ages of 6 – 16 years old and children 5 years and younger are free of charge. Advanced booking is advisable.
Glenapp’s Private and Exclusive Falconry Display
Enjoy a private and personalised falconry display for you and your loved ones, this is an exclusive and totally unique experience which will create unforgettable memories. A perfectly planned experience that will showcase the ancient art of Falconry and exhibit it in an exciting and lively manner. Each bird has been expertly raised with complete human exclusion so as to showcase these wonderful birds natural behaviour, you can expect them to soar metres above you, before swooping down to your gloved hand for a tasty morsel. You will fly and handle various birds of prey including owls, hawks, falcons, kites and of course a glorious Eagle. Often you will become involved with a bird in training, which gives you a wonderful insight into each of these amazing species. This exclusive hands on experience will finish with everyone gathered around the Azalea pond, where a magnificent Eagle will swoop down to the surface for food and finish hopefully clasping a fish in its claws. Price is £850 per private falconry experience for up to 20 people.
Sea Eagle Fishing Experience
The Glenapp Eagle Fishing experience can only be described as unique. To start this amazing day, you will get acquainted with the Eagle, and fly a few other raptors from the Castle grounds before heading to Girvan where you will embark the Glenapp Castle Boat and enjoyed a spirited ride along the rugged Ayrshire coast before anchoring below the cliffs at Culzean Castle. You will be joined by our expert Falconers and ‘Ripley’, the famous African Sea Eagle, and will experience an epic demonstration of an eagles power and agility as she flies between the shore-line and the vessel, taking food rewards from the water directly beside the Boat. Whether you simply watch in awe, or take photographs for your personal ‘insta’ moments, the memory of this experience will last forever. This is a full day suitable for all the family, and a trip to the iconic Ailsa Craig with a picnic can also be arranged.
The cost for this full day experience is £1,675.00 for up to 10 Guests. Contact us now to get more information.