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Red Kite Feeding Station & Rehabilitation Centre

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Closed Now: 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
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We noted the different times for winter and arrived the recommended 1 hour prior to feeding and had... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Copperfieldbell
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Bridgend, United Kingdom
Incredible wildlife sight

Well worth a visit but not for long. You must take a good camera or video recorder to remember the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
salisburybob
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Downton, United Kingdom
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Gigrin Farm South Street, Rhayader LD6 5BL, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

We noted the different times for winter and arrived the recommended 1 hour prior to feeding and had a good look around and a cup of tea. After making our way to the hides we were surprised by how many more hides there are than...More

Thank Copperfieldbell
Reviewed 4 days ago

Well worth a visit but not for long. You must take a good camera or video recorder to remember the days visit. Shop and toilets on site. The aerobatics and sheer number of birds are amazing

Thank salisburybob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to take our friend as a birthday treat to visit the kite centre Thursday as we have been going there for years & what a display they gave us. Chris & the people working there have done a marvellous job in building up...More

Thank joycejakeman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite being a bitterly cold day, I had an amazing afternoon at Gigrin, the highlight being the feeding of the red kites. Never seen so many of these beautiful birds. Would highly recommend

Thank Franw7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't know what to expect from this experience. We are not bird watchers but this may change all that. The wait for the feeding time was exciting watching the birds gather. Then the tractor arrived and the greatest show began. Not the most agile...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simply breathtaking! So close to so many red kites Nice little shop, also try and walk round the farm

Thank GrizzlyBear8163
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Went with a group to photograph feeding from hide. Stunning to watch - have some magical photos and will go back again. If your nearby do not miss the chance to watch.

Thank neilowen45
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Really cool to see all the kites feeding, the hides are great and there's plenty of room, there's also wheelchair access and a hide which is dog free just in case you don't like dogs.

Thank maximilian54
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We visited this centre on the recommendation of family who had previously visited. I love these birds and to see so many in one place was truly breathtaking however, my only suggestion for improvement is that I thought the feeding area vs the amount of...More

Thank yellohorse
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Nice wee place if you like your animals. It’s £5 each to see the red kites from viewing deck and well worth it. They also have seats you can view them from behind glass with blankets if you get too cold. The dogs are very...More

1  Thank SaraLovesTravel
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Victoria S
23 October 2017|
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Response from gigrin | Property representative |
Hi Julie Our web site and leaflets stated that we would be closed between 1st and 26th December inclusive Please see our web site for this years opening times Chris
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Ameeth S
31 August 2017|
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Response from Jan W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry for the late reply, dogs are no problem, just keep them on a lead.
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Jill S
26 May 2017|
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Response from kitefeeder | Property representative |
Mid week will be quieter than weekends but sometime you just cannot tell. Thats as much as i can advise you Jill. we are open from 12:30 and Feeding time is now 3pm
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