Bat & Moth Safari
Meet the nocturnal residents of Knepp Wildland on a night-time safari.
The abundance of nectar sources, and the fact we don’t use pesticides, has resulted in a resurgence in insect numbers which, in turn, has resulted in a resurgence of bats. Remarkably, 13 out of the UK’s 17 breeding species of bats can now be found at Knepp, including two of the rarest in Europe.
We’ll learn about the wonderful variety of UK bats and moths, before strolling out into the wildland in search of bats feeding over ponds and along hedgerows.
The safari ends with a glass of wine and some cheese straws under the stars.
Bat & Moth Safaris are scheduled for 08 June, 12 July and 02 August.
Our Bat & Moth Safari is at a gentle walking pace with frequent stops. You’ll need a moderate level of fitness and be able to cope with walking on uneven ground.
£65 per person
All guests must be over 12yrs. We cannot accommodate unaccompanied guests under 18yrs.
We regret we cannot offer refunds or date changes once your booking is made.
We cannot guarantee the great British weather, or that you will see your target species.
Nature is unpredictable! However we’re confident you’ll enjoy your experience with us, come rain or shine, and there’s always plenty of wildlife to see.