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Hensting Alpacas

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Best alpaca walking in the area

It really doesn't matter what the weather does. The alpacas are lovely, the walk relaxing, Derek... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Pippa B
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Excellent morning

Well looked after animals. Derek and the team were excellent during the whole experience with very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bethan S
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Come and Join us here in Otterbourne Hampshire, when the weather is good we like to be outside trekking or walking Alpacas. This allows you the general public to come and get up close to these beautiful animals, hear them hum to each other, feel how...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Kiln Lane | Brambridge, Eastleigh SO50 6HT, England
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+44 23 8069 2235
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It really doesn't matter what the weather does. The alpacas are lovely, the walk relaxing, Derek adapts the experience to suit the day and the area by the Itchen River is beautiful. Derek certainly knows his stuff and talks fluently and passionately about his animals...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Pippa B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Well looked after animals. Derek and the team were excellent during the whole experience with very good knowledge.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bethan S
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was taken to walk the alpacas for a birthday treat, best birthday ever. On arrival we were given an informative talk about the alpacas and met the resident sheep, Ken and Arthur who were very friendly. Derek and the staff were very knowledgeable and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DebbieM65
Reviewed 1 week ago

A thoroughly enjoyable morning when we learnt about, walked with and fed these beautiful creatures. The staff shared their knowledge and love for each one individually. An amazing experience which children can also enjoy.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Anne L
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a nice day for a walk.......but with the Alpacas it was special, they are really snuggly very soft fur, and great carictures. Plus you learn a lot about them too.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dave W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived to a warm welcome. The chap gave a good talk with lots Alpca facts. We then met the Alpcas and sheep.Then we were given our instructions and walked 2 Alpcas. We stopped at a point and got to feed them. Then after a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RThompson2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the 1st walk of 2019 and had an amazing time. Derek and his team run a very sleek business yet make it a fun experience for all age groups. Definitely something to be enjoyed over and over again.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Pippa W
Reviewed 12 December 2018

What a brilliant experience, perfectly planned from start to finish! You can see why they have such great reviews as they truly deserve them. Pulling up to the farm we met Derek and another lady, they were so friendly and guided us to where we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank denniefahy
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Absolute fantastic morning spent walking and feeding alpacas! The guides were fantastic and would recommend this to everyone!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BoardingPass258206
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Great walk in lovely countryside with the amazing Hensting Alpacas. Really interesting visit with some great alpaca facts. Of course the Alpacas stole the show

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank NicolaH2352
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Questions & Answers
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cgb1961
8 October 2018|
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Response from Hensting | Property representative |
Hi the groups at the weekend can be up to 50 people in the week its much smaller thank you
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Emma-Louise F
5 March 2018|
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Response from Hensting | Property representative |
Hi yes you need to pre book as we only have so many alpacas to walk at any one time, you can do that on the website
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Snezhynka
20 August 2017|
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Response from Hensting | Property representative |
Hi no sorry no dogs as the alpacas are very nervous animals
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