The Parc des Oiseaux

Images en cours de chargement
Spectacle of birds in flight|Training session|Dialogue with a pelican |||Feeding of the Loris|

Birds of the world

Located on one of the main axes of migration in Europe, Villars-les-Dombes the Parc des Oiseaux has 400 species an area of 35 hectares. It is one of the most beautiful sights of birds in flight in the world. 18 are represented in the orders of 25 that is the world count of birds, the bird park has one of the most diverse collections in Europe and is the largest in France.

The spectacle of birds in flight

While the Raptors occupancy is an important place in most of the shows of birds in Europe, the Parc des Oiseaux favours emblematic species that reflect the richness and diversity of its collection. Most of the birds that make up the presentation of the show were born locally and each of them was accompanied from birth by their trainers. It 's about showing the bird during its mythical dimension during its flight.

The animation of the Park

A team of scientists and assistants is present throughout the year for births of baby penguins, macaws, vultures and pelicans. It is open to the public from February to October and allows the public to attend during the feeding of the chicks.

A playground is equipped for younger as well as a maze covering an area of one hectare, they are designed on the theme of birds. Animations are scheduled throughout the day involving different species of the Park, it's feeding and meetings with trainers workshops.

The large aviary of the loris

In the heart of the largest Aviary located in Europe, is in contact with 300 loris. Its small parrots bold colours originate from Oceania. In the heart of the area of 700 m², two parallel courses to choose between a classic observation circuit and a privileged encounter with Rainbow loris. Equipped with a small cup of nectar (fee) children can feed in their hand to a loris.

Useful information :

Address :
Route départementale 1083,01330 Villars-les-Dombes
Tel :
33 (0) 4 74 98 05 54

Prices :
Adults €15
For children (3-12 years) €12

Free of charge. Guided tour. Child-friendly.

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