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Newgrange Falconry

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Julianstown, Ireland
+353 86 886 6738
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As part of our trip to Ireland, while staying at Castle Leslie, we had the pleasure of having Brian... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
3Kiwiflyers
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Auckland, New Zealand.
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100% Recommend

Huge thank you to Brian and Barbara for a brilliant day and amazing experience getting to handle... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Julianstown, Ireland
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"beautiful birds"
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"birds of prey"
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"amazing experience"
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"his knowledge"
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"perch"
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"tea and cake"
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"once in a lifetime"
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"his passion"
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"irish sea"
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"four adults"
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"the barn"
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"highly recommend this experience"
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"far exceeded my expectations"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As part of our trip to Ireland, while staying at Castle Leslie, we had the pleasure of having Brian entertain and educate us with his magnificent bird family. Our 12 year old son was totally enthralled and it was probably one of the best experiences...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Huge thank you to Brian and Barbara for a brilliant day and amazing experience getting to handle and learn about their beautiful selection of eagles, falcons, hawks and owls. Honestly cant recommend this enough, I treated myself and 4 of my friends and everyone absolutely...More

1  Thank jonnyfitzster
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I had a wonderful time with Brian and the hawks/owls/falcons. We were two couples +1. We were blessed with beautiful weather and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. This experience was on the top of the list for me and it did not disappoint. Brian...More

1  Thank asiantwin
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I want to thank Brian for an amazing experience at Castle Leslie. My family and I rated it a highlight of not only our trip to Ireland but also amongst the best travel experiences through Europe and Asia to date. Amazing opportunity to see these...More

1  Thank cmf623
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This past May I had the good fortune to be in Ireland when I turned 60. The people there are so nice and friendly, especially Brian who gave my husband and me an over the top experience with the birds of prey. Brian`s knowledge and...More

Thank Laur D
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

Our time with Brian was truly a memorable experience. He took us to a scenic hill, with a beautiful view of the countryside and the Sea of Ireland--a perfect place to showcase his wonderful birds. Brian was an awesome host, serving us his wife Barbara's...More

1  Thank sipestown
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

We happened to find ourselves at a wedding at Castle Leslie and Brian was there will all his beautiful birds to offer guests the opportunity to handle and learn about them. Incredible. Owls, falcons, hawks and the most magnificent golden eagle. If you have the...More

2  Thank Chris A
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

What an experience this was! We are a family of 4 (2 kids 11 & 14) and we all enjoyed it tremendously. This was an amazing experience and we are so glad we went ahead and did this. Brian makes you feel so at ease...More

1  Thank Srostand
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

We visited Brian and the birds again in May 2018, this time for our honeymoon. We came back to Ireland intent on revisiting our favorite activities from our trip in 2013. Our visit with Brian this time was just as wonderful as last time. Brian...More

1  Thank jmanruss
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

We spent four hours sharing a falconry experience with Brian, and it was absolutely amazing! Brian is so knowledgeable, and has a large number of birds that he had us work with. This was truly one of the highlights of our trip. Not only did...More

1  Thank Kathh7
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JJ_Travels_Worldwide
24 April 2018|
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Response from vern216 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, make an appointment. You will be glad you did.
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pygp
18 June 2017|
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Response from LisaDDHH | Reviewed this property |
Richard is correct - it depends on if you go to his location or do it somewhere else (such as a hotel) and how many birds you want. If you e-mail him directly through his website he is pretty good about responding!
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