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Birdland, Bourton-on-the-Water
(3.9/5 based on 950+ reviews on the web)
Discover exotic and rare birds as you explore Birdland, set in 4 hectares (9 acres) of gardens and woodland. Flamingos, pelicans, cranes, storks, cassowary, and waterfowl live in the riverside habitat with parrots, owls, pheasants, hornbills, touracos, and many more inhabiting over 50 aviaries. Warm up by visiting the temperate and desert houses, which are home to birds who enjoy hotter and drier conditions. Stretch your legs by exploring Marshmouth Nature reserve, a secluded 1 hectare (2.5 acre) trail through marshland, ponds, meadow, and copse with views over the River Windrush. Check the website beforehand for the shedule of bird feedings and “meet the keeper” sessions. With our custom trip planner, Bourton-on-the-Water attractions like Birdland can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Walked in through the gates and first thing I saw were Marabou Storks. Unchained and not in cages. I was stunned why they hadn't flown away. The Penguins clearly steal the show in this place. Definite...  more »
  • This is a decent place to visit - 3-4 hrs is probably enough, take a picnic if the weather is good. Lots to see and wander around 
  • Didn't know what to expect and was pleasantly surprised by the size of the place and the variety of birds. The penguins were definitely the best attraction. You can get very close and they are a delig...  more »