Falconry at Los
Campoamor on the Orihuela
Falconry is an art that involves train raptors through conditioned reflexes to hunt wild species living in their natural environment.
Las Colinas Golf and Country Club
Avenida de las Colinas, 2
Ctra. de Campoamor a San Miguel de Salinas CV-941, Km. 6
03189 - Orihuela Costa, Alicante
Tel.: 965 32 42 24
Lat: 37º 56´06.75´´Norte
Apartments at Torremolinos
Falconry is an art that involves train raptors through
conditioned reflexes to hunt wild species living in their
Instructor in School of Falconry Las Colinas
Danhieux is an international falconer. She was born and raised
in Congo, Africa. She speaks different languages. She is a
holistic veterinarian and has written books about it. She also
has given lectures at european universities for many years.
The International School of Falconry Las Colinas is an initiative proposed by Las Colinas Golf & Country Club, in collaboration with an experienced team of professionals, providing a groundbreaking and unique opportunity in Spain to introduce clients and visitors to the extraordinary art of falconry, which has been proclaimed a Living Heritage by UNESCO, as well as to the mysteries that surround training birds of prey.
The privileged location of the school, set amidst beautiful Mediterranean woodland, enables participants to enjoy the superb natural surroundings, as well as the variety of accommodation, restaurant and leisure options offered by Las Colinas Golf & Country Club.
Qualified falconers at the school train a large variety of birds -hawks, owls, falcons and kestrels- and all of the raptors are used to interacting with people regularly.
Thanks to this initiative at Las Colinas Golf & Country Club, anyone who wishes to can experience the thrill of flying a bird of prey for the first time. Aimed at both adults and children, this great outdoor activity enables participants to enjoy the natural surroundings to the full. Participants interact with one of our birds freely, delivering a truly different and memorable experience. This is an ideal activity for animal and nature lovers to try. At the school site, visitors can witness the majestic flight of hawks, the silent beating of eagle owl wings or the spectacular dives of the fastest creature on earth, the falcon.
Management of the School
Rubén Carrasco Soto and José María Alba Soto are in charge of running the International School of Falconry. Both are highly skilled in handling birds of prey, with over 25 years’ experience in training birds and seven years’ experience in animal control.
International School of Falconry Las Colinas
Falconry is considered by many as nothing less than an art form, in which the falconer joins forces with a bird of prey to facilitate and broaden the ability to obtain food by hunting.
Villamartin (5.2 km from Las Colinas Golf Course)
Set on an 18-hole golf course, Las Colinas Golf & Country Club Apartamentos features outdoor swimming pools, 2 restaurants and a beach club. More
Apartments and villas at Las Colinas Golf & Country Club Apartamentos have contemporary décor. There is air conditioning, a seating area with a sofa and a flat-screen TV, and the kitchen includes a microwave, fridge, oven and coffee maker.
The stylish UNiK Café offers Mediterranean cuisine and features chic interiors designed by Pepe Leal. The enso sushibar serves creative dishes, overlooking the golf course and lake. Located by La Glea Beach, the beach club also features a pool.
Set in a large complex, Las Colinas offers views of the surrounding forest and mountains. It also has tennis courts, a paddle tennis court and a gym.
Torrevieja is a 15-minute drive from the resort, while Alicante and its airport are approximately 75 km away.
Meet the Birds
Falconry experience rates:
Maximum two adults per bird. They can be accompanied by up to two
children under the
Advanced falconry experience rates:
Note: Maximum two
adults per bird. They can be accompanied by up to two children under
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