Wicklow East Cost Falconry

To Make a Booking please Call Wayne – 085 1606657 or Wendy on 0404 67337. Bookings are given depending on availability of The Gardens.


An Ideal experience for families, private parties, teambuilding and corporate entertaining. Wicklow East Coast Falconry is a family run business with a love for Owls, Hawks and Falconry Displays. Please see packages available below:

Birds and Wayne

Kids Clubs


A once in a life time opportunity for little ones to have an introduction to Falconry and watch the birds glide through the air in a safe and controlled environment. Their day will start with cordial on arrival at The Grand Hotel where they will get an introduction to falconry. Shortly after this they will be brought over the Gardens and each child will get to fly one of our birds to their gloved fist. The display would generally be approx. 1.5hours long. Ideal for small birthday parties or a celebration event.

There will be plenty of photograph opportunities and afterwards the children will have a colouring competition where they will colour pictures of Birds of Prey. Children will all receive a certificate upon completion.

Cost is €20 per child with a minimum of 10 children to include a 2 course lunch in the  hotel – a €7 supplement per adult for lunch to include tea or coffee.

Picnic options are available on request for those who would like to have lunch in the gardens.

 Corporate Events

Offering corporate groups of 10-15 guests at one time an introduction to Falconry with Tea and coffee on arrival in The Grand Hotel.  You would then proceed to the gardens for a flying display with a trained and experienced falconers. There will be plenty of photograph opportunities as a keep sake of your day, this experience is approx. 1 hour long.

You will then come back to The Grand Hotel which is only a short walk from the Gardens for your 2 course lunch.

If you would like to include any other activities on the day like a trip to The Wicklow Gaol, The Wicklow Brewery, Bowling or Kayaking please let our Sales team know and we would be happy to create a day package for you.

Cost is from €44.00p.p for the flying display and 2 course lunch

Hawk Walks

A private encounter with a magnificent hawk, watch is glide through the air and come back to your hand. You have the opportunity to see it free within its natural surroundings but also a controlled safe environment. The Hawk walk is generally suited to smaller groups to ensure everyone has an opportunity to see the Hawk up close and spend time learning more about its daily routine.

There will be plenty of photograph opportunities throughout as a keep sake of your day.

You will then proceed back to the Grand Hotel just a short walk from the Gardens for lunch in Wynne’s Gastro Pub or The Friary Restaurant with a 2 course set meal.

Cost: for 2 adults from €54.00 and Children are from €49.00 (any extra adults are a cost of €40.00 p.p)

Owl Encounter

A beautiful encounter with a selection of Owls loving brought up by the Hamilton Family. Trained and groomed by Wayne to give our guests the best experience. The Owl Encounter is generally 1-1.5 hrs long and it would be suited to smaller groups offering a private experience.                                                                                                        You will get the chance to fly your own owl and see it fly in it’s natural surroundings, all in a controlled and safe environment, there will be plenty of photograph opportunities throughout.

You will then proceed back to the hotel for lunch in the restaurant for a 2 course set meal.

Cost: €74 for 1st adult, €54 for 2nd adult ( €49 for child) any adults after that will cost €40 pp. ( children €35)

When dining all dietary requirements are catered for and if you have an allergens please do not hesitate to let us know when making your booking.