The first and only institute in the world that is dedicated for the welfare of falcons is a place where the prized falcons of UAE go for their monthly checkups, beauty routines or to cure an ailment. This is the place to be if you want to see a falcon passport too. The 2 hour falcon hospital tour gives you a good opportunity to observe falcons while they are at rest and during flight.Since its opening in 1999, the hospital has helped and treated more than 42,000 falcons. First, stop at the in-house museum where you can learn about the history of falconry and observe some well-preserved traditional falconry tools. Next, go to the treatment room where you can observe falcons getting treated. See them receive pedicures at the examination room. The best part of the tour is saved for last, when you enter the free flight aviary. You will feel the same pride UAE feels for the bird as you witness it gracefully flying about; its agile body and large wings moving through air with minimum effort.finally, freeze the memory by posing for a picture with a falcon perched in your arm, if you’re brave enough to risk one. The abu dhabi falcon hospital aims to nourish a love for falcons in the hearts of its visitors. You will be conquered by the beauty, loyalty and pride of this majestic bird.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Any city hotels & malls in Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi port & Premiere inn International Airport Hotel|
|TOUR TIMING||09:00 AM & 01:00 PM|
Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital is the world’s largest and most advanced falcon hospital. Its highlight is a falcon display museum as well as a facility with free-flying falcons.
Guided tours of this award-winning specialist hospital are available. You can visit the luxurious wards where the birds are kept, explore the museum, which gives an insight into the noble desert sport of falconry, or try your hand at the pursuit in the lush gardens.
Entry Ticket included in the 2 Hours Tour.