Visitor Information

Opening Times 2016/17

1 January – 30 November

Open  12:30 pm to 4pm, but closed on Mondays, except for Bank holidays and School holidays.

Kite feeding takes place every day.

1 December – 26 December


The farm re-opens on 27 December.

27 December – 30 November

Open  12:30 pm to 4pm, Tuesday – Sunday,  closed on Mondays, except for Bank holidays and School holidays.

Feeding times

2pm last Sunday in October – last Saturday in March.

3pm last Sunday in March – last Saturday in October.

Kites don’t know we change the clocks!


Adults £6.00

Concession £5.00

Children 5 yrs to 15yrs £4.00

Children 4yrs and under are Free

Family Ticket (2 Adults and 2 children) £18


There are 5 main hides alongside the feeding field from which to view the kites.

(there are a further 4 specialist photographic hides which attract an additional fee)

We have a separate viewing area which is sited a little higher and further away from the feeding field; this provides a wider view of the kites feeding.

There is a coffee shop and gift shop on the farm.

Booking is only required if you are coming as a group (16 or more adults) or organising a coach party.

Facilities on the farm


Contact – 9am – 6pm
Telephone –  Chris – 01597 810 243

Address – Gigrin Farm Red Kite Centre, South Street, Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5BL

Useful Travel Facts
• Birmingham International/ 90 Miles
• Cardiff International/ 90 Miles
• Manchester International/ 90 Miles.

• Local Train Station – Llandrindod Wells/ 11 Miles
• Major Train Station – Hereford/ 45 Miles
• Local Taxi Company S.P. Cars Rhayader (01597) 810666.