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Address: 2132 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, CA 92014
Phone Number: 858 481 3148
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10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Wed 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thu - Tue 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activities: Birdwatching
Description: A protective sanctuary for several species of exotic birds.

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Accessible to those with strollers, canes, wheelchairs, etc.

I took the grandkids, ages 8 and 12, to this site. We absolutely enjoyed looking at the approximately 30 birds of varying species. as well as koi. There are many you are allowed... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
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Murrieta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I took the grandkids, ages 8 and 12, to this site. We absolutely enjoyed looking at the approximately 30 birds of varying species. as well as koi. There are many you are allowed to pet, and some you can hold. You can buy food for the birds and/or fish. The birds get chopped up fruits and veggies, and it was... More 

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Hawthorne, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Great to interact and touch exotic birds that have been rescued. Just be careful some of the birds can bites.

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Fallbrook, California, United States
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43 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

You get to feed and hold birds of all kinds! Some even say Hello, clearly!! You can also feed the huge koi fish!

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Dallas, Texas
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221 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Took daughter here prior to flying home. Cost is $5.00/person and if all goes well, you can hold a parrot on your hand.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Great place to spend some time and help out some birds in need. $5 gets you in, and gives you as long as you want to walk around and interact with many exotic birds, which will climb off their perches and onto your arms. All the money goes to the care of these birds, as most are rescues or surrenders.... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Having a few extra hours one morning, we decided to stop at Free Flight based on the positive reviews. This place was smaller and more intimate than we imagined. At Free Flight, they "adopt" exotic birds whose owners have given them up for various reasons. Some may have behavioral issues, some have been sick, etc. They also take in birds... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

If you're a bird lover you'll enjoy stopping by Free Flight. One can visit, pet, and feed a myriad of gorgeous birds. What more could you ask for for a mere 5 dollars? Bring your camera, as some of the birds will actually pose for you. :D

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Fallbrook, California, United States
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43 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We've been here several times, and bring out of town family too! the kids love it and adults too! The birds will eat from your hand, chill on your arm or shoulder, talk to you! It's great! Very affordable also!

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Imperial, California
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22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I was looking for something inexpensive, yet special for our youngest grandson in the San Diego area when I stumbled (my fingers in the keyboard) across Free Flight in Del Mar, Ca. For $5.00 for adults and free for little one, it is one of the best bargains in the San Diego area. It was established by a veterinarian as... More 

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san Diego
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This was certainly worth a look.Being able to touch, feed and interact with exotic birds was really cool.The staff at this place insured your experience to be a good one.If you love parrots and enjoy getting out by the beach this is the place for you.It's small but well maintained.For the price it's well worth the drive to Del Mar.For... More 

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Additional Information about Free Flight

Address: Address: 2132 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, CA 92014
Phone Number: 858 481 3148
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Del Mar
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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