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Alpaca Walking Experience

From: £38.00

You will get your very own Alpaca to make friends with as you stroll around our exclusive beautiful countryside.

Get this for Half Price. If you select Share Alpaca from the options below!

Alpaca walking is great for those of you wishing to try an activity of a different nature that takes you away from the hectic hustle and bustle of urban life. Enjoy a carefree and leisurely ninety minutes with our calm and delightful alpacas and take some alpaca “zen” home for free.

A wonderful alternative way of experiencing the Cheshire countryside with our animals… be sure that you will want to take one home with you afterwards.

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Come down early and choose the Alpaca you want to walk with. This will be on a first come first served basis so the earlier you arrive the more alpacas there will be to choose from. Please let us know in Order Notes if you are celebrating your birthday.

If you or one of your group is having a special day then for an extra £15.00 you can choose your alpaca from our herd and have a heart put around his neck bearing a “special message” to take away with you to cherish the memory of your special day with Oakmere Alpacas. Also included is a picture key ring of your chosen alpaca.

You can choose to share an Alpaca and get this experience at a special discounted rate.

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90 minute Alpaca walking experience learning about, meeting and walking our animals

Guidance and support from our experienced alpaca guides

Free mug of tea or coffee in our meeting area.

We have planned our walks so that they suit a wide variety of visitors. We want you to get the maximum pleasure and enjoyment from the experience.

Upon arrival you will be signed in and handed your free tea or coffee voucher which you can redeem during your visit with us. There is also the opportunity to purchase a couple of bags of alpaca feed and browse our gifts.

Your Alpaca walking experience will begin with a quick health and safety briefing with one of our experienced handlers. You will also have the opportunity to learn all about where alpacas come from and what makes them so unique. Next we will demonstrate how to lead the animals and once you have been partnered up with your new alpaca chum your trekking experience will begin. Don’t worry there will be plenty of stops along the way for those all important alpaca selfies.

What is included?

90 minute experience learning about, meeting and walking our animals

Guidance and support from our experienced alpaca guides

Free mug of tea or coffee in our meeting area.

We have planned our walks so that they suit a wide variety of visitors. We want you to get the maximum pleasure and enjoyment from the experience.

Upon arrival you will be signed in and there is also the opportunity to purchase a couple of bags of alpaca feed and browse our gifts.

Your experience will begin with a quick health and safety briefing with one of our experienced handlers. You will also have the opportunity to learn all about where alpacas come from and what makes them so unique. Next we will demonstrate how to lead the animals and once you have been partnered up with your new alpaca chum your trekking experience will begin. Don’t worry there will be plenty of stops along the way for those all important alpaca selfies.

What should I bring?

Suitable clothing and footwear – Sun cream & hats for summer sun, waterproofs & wellies for those wetter days.

Small change is always handy if you wish to purchase alpaca feed.

Adult companion if you are under 15 years of age.

Bringing a child?

1 Adult = 1 Ticket

1 Child aged 5+ = 1 Ticket – must be part of a group which includes a paying adult aged 18+ with an alpaca

1 Child aged Under 5 = Free with 1 paying Adult aged 18+

Only 1 Under 10 per Adult aged 18+

Please note… Every paying ticket holder attending the experience must walk with an alpaca, this includes all ages and abilities. We cannot allow spectators on the experience.

When bringing children Under 5, adults must feel confident that their child can walk the whole distance or that they can carry their child from start to finish. For very young children, we would advise bringing a sling or baby carrier, we cannot authorise pushchairs on the walks (see accessibility section in Terms and Conditions).

Terms & Conditions

Voucher Redemption – Booking required following receipt of your voucher.

Phone Booking  Bookings can only be taken through our online booking system, we are unable to take bookings over the phone.

How Many Tickets Do You Need?

1 Adult = 1 Ticket

1 Child aged 5+ = 1 Ticket – must be part of a group which includes a paying adult aged 18+ with an alpaca

1 Child aged Under 5 = Free with 1 paying Adult aged 18+

Only 1 Under 10 per Adult aged 18+

Please Note: Every paying ticket holder attending the experience must walk with an alpaca, this includes all ages and abilities. We cannot allow spectators on the experience.

When bringing children Under 5, adults must feel confident that their child can walk the whole distance or that they can carry their child from start to finish. For very young children, we would advise bringing a sling or baby carrier, we cannot authorise pushchairs on the walks (see accessibility section).

Wristbands – Upon arrival, you will need to sign in at the Alpaca House, where you will receive a wristband, colour coded to your experience. Every attendee will receive a wristband which must be worn throughout the experience.

Please Note: Loss, damage or failure to present a wristband will unfortunately mean that you cannot take part in your experience.

Accessibility – The walks will be trekking through fields that maybe rough, bumpy or muddy. We cannot authorise wheelchairs, pushchairs or walking aids on the walks for these reasons.

No Shows – Failure to cancel bookings which result in a no show will mean the booking is lost and no refund can be given.

Lateness – The experience begins with a 15 minute health and safety talk followed by the alpaca walk, this is a group activity and our guides will begin the walk on time, once all visitors have been handed an alpaca and leave the pen any latecomers will be unable to join the walk and no refund will be given. Please plan your journey and allow for traffic as refusal to join the experience tends to offend.

Refunds, Cancellations and Rescheduling – Minimum 48 hours (2 working days) notice from selected walk date.

Photography – During the walk we take photographs and these are then published on our Facebook page to give you the opportunity to see your experience with us at no extra charge. By booking with us we will trust this is accepted by you and all party members unless a member of staff is notified on the day prior to the walk or you contact us in advance.

Accidents – Accidents do happen, albeit very rarely. We give an extensive health and safety briefing prior to your experience and you should follow the instructions given. We cannot accept responsibility for any accidents or injuries that occur on our farm.

Physical Activity – The walk is over grassy/sandy tracks & paths. There are some hills to tackle, the pace is rather slow as Alpacas like to look around & take in their surroundings. The walks are not suitable for people with walking difficulties or very young children.

Amount of Alpacas on my walk – Alpacas are a herd animal so a minimum of 2 animals.

Weather – Our walks run whether rain or shine, sleet or snow so please dress according to weather forecasts and be prepared for our temperamental British weather!

Vouchers – Terms are applicable to bookings purchased directly. 3rd party purchases may have additional terms which will be on vouchers.

Experience Numbers – All experiences require a minimum number of attendees. If this minimum number is not met we reserve the right to reschedule your booking to the next available slot.

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