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Free Flight

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2132 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar, CA 92014-2215
+1 858-481-3148
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Great for kids

Great place to kill sometime with the little ones. Amazing beautiful birds--some are very friendly... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
Auddy
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San Diego, CA
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Close up and personal contact with exotic birds

I dislike the exotic pet trade because it entraps wild life into situations that cause them great... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2016
Miknamrok
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Cornish Maine
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A protective sanctuary for several species of exotic birds.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“exotic birds” (9 reviews)
“san diego” (4 reviews)
“a lot of fun” (3 reviews)
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2132 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar, CA 92014-2215
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2132 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar, CA 92014-2215
+1 858-481-3148
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Great place to kill sometime with the little ones. Amazing beautiful birds--some are very friendly that allow you to pet and hold them. The manager their is great; she is extremely knowledgable and it's clear she is a bird lover.

1  Thank Auddy
Reviewed 14 April 2016

I dislike the exotic pet trade because it entraps wild life into situations that cause them great sorrow, especially because people often do not know what they're getting into with animals that should be free in their original natural habitat. This place houses surrendered mackaws,...More

2  Thank Miknamrok
Reviewed 6 February 2016

They basically house exotic birds and are open to the public for interacting with the birds. While the staff is exceptional, some of the birds are not as friendly. This is to be expected, as they are animals, and some seem to have experienced some...More

Thank 581lily
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Free Flight is a small facility where the birds are outside as long as the temperature is above 60 degrees. The handlers are bird experts and will advise you on which residents are friendly or feisty. These creatures are well cared for and although the...More

1  Thank equinoxWashDc
Reviewed 28 December 2015

I used to work for a bird breeder and know birds - I have used this vet and can say this place cares about every kind of animal there is especially the birds outside. Hold some and have fun seeing and learning about different shapes,...More

2  Thank michael p
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Small but unique place. They have a great varied of birds. Lots of great volunteers help you to interact in a way that is safe for you and the birds. Be sure to go on a warm day as they will close if it is...More

Thank Monaiv
Reviewed 26 August 2015

My husband bought a groupon for Free Flight. We thought we'd spend 1/2 hour or so and we ended up spending 1.5 hours! It's a really small place, but so much to see. The staff were bringing out the birds from being in at night....More

1  Thank PhroggyDee
Reviewed 17 August 2015

We arrived when they opened planning to spend a couple of hours there. Upon entry, they gave a quick instruction about what to do and not to do with appropriate warnings for interacting with birds (remember, they do have minds of their own). At first...More

1  Thank InquisitiveTessa
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

This was my sons idea and I am so glad we went. The interaction with these birds was so much fun. The people taking care of them are so knowledgeable and fun to talk to. Highly recommended!

Thank Brenda F
Reviewed 15 July 2015

The conservation of parrots is so needed and the folks at Free Flight are doing a fantastic job of educating and raising public awareness. Loved talking with the staff about the parrots at Free Flight! Had several very interesting interactions with some of the macaws...More

Thank Denise F
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