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Falconeria Locarno

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Address: via delle Scuole 12, Locarno 6600, Switzerland
Phone Number:
+41 91 751 95 86
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 17:00

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Really fun and unique experience

Would recommend for both adults and children alike. The performance is only in German and Italian but you don't have the speak the language to understand what's going on.

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Zurich, Switzerland
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Zurich, Switzerland
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Would recommend for both adults and children alike. The performance is only in German and Italian but you don't have the speak the language to understand what's going on.

Thank GlobetrottingMari
Rochford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

This was an amazing experience. The narration was in italian which we didn't understand, but that didn't matter as the show itself was stunning! At times there were so many birds flying at once you didn't know where to look. The falconeria's were all in traditional costume. Would definitely go again.

Thank Helen L
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I have visited the Falconeria in Locarno two times. Each time it was an extravaganza! For those who love nature, this is a must. The staff of the Falconeria take care of the entire area very well, and are very pleasant. Everything is spotless clean and well looked-after. Beyond words. The show itself is both in Italian and German. The... More 

Thank Lukas B
Zurich, Switzerland
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142 reviews
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This is place to come with children. Very interesting show. They seem a bit desperate in autumn charging extra 2.- for pony riding which last time we came in summer was included in the already pricey entrance fee.

Thank foodbliss2014
Timbuktu, Mali
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122 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We just had some hours before returning back home. Therefore we decided to see the show at Falconeria in Locarno. It was great! This show is super for all ages. As already mendtioned, the show is in Italian and German.

Thank superphoto
Birr, Switzerland
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10 reviews
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Great show for any birds of prey lovers, kids or adults. Kids can take a picture with a real owl after the show or have brief horse ride on a small Irish horse.

Thank Adriana F
Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Be warned the show is not in English. The website is in English but there is no warning the show will not be in English . It was very hot watching. Need to fix there shade

Thank SarahSydney99
Yerevan, Armenia
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33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We were little bit disappointed with our visit. We missed the show and took tickets just to visit Falconeria. It was expencive and not interesting even for kids

1 Thank Andranik G
Hua Hin, Thailand
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166 reviews
112 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

You will see a wonderful show, somewhat different and unexpected. Birds of prey mostly will show off their skills. You can see them close up and in free flight. The handlers offer interesting information about each bird. Nice location near the lake.

Thank Brigit B
Rishon Lezion, Israel
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321 reviews
283 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 228 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

If you don't have a problem with birds performing in a show and being kept in cages for the rest of the time, read on... Falconeria Locarno offers a twice a daily show with various large birds (mostly birds of prey). The birds seem to be well taken care of and are really beautiful. You'll see several "tricks" during the... More 

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