Kensington Prairie Farm is excited to offer educational tours to our visitors on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, weekly at 11:30 am and every second Sunday at 11:30 am. Tours will last approximately 30 minutes, completing at 12:00 pm (noon) and will cover a broad spectrum of alpaca information and facts, including (but not limited to):
The origin of Alpacas and Camelids
Alpaca temperament and behaviour
An introduction and chance to feed some of Kensington Prairie Farm alpacas
The shearing process 'from fibre to fashion' and the 6 point grading system
Breeding and cria (baby alpacas) facts
Tours must be booked in advance online and operate in a first-come, first-served manner. We ask that you please show up 5 minutes prior to your booking to be signed in. Each tour has only 10 spots available, so make sure to book your spot while its available online! Children 2 years and older require a booking. Please do not show up to your booking with additional visitors to add to the tour, all visitors must be pre-booked in advance. If our tours are completely booked, please call Dee at 604-356-3438 to be placed on our wait-list.
Weekday tours cost $10/person and Weekend tours cost $15/person. Proceeds from tours are donated to a children's charity in Peru, called Quechua Benefit. For more information on the charity, visit www.quechuabenefit.org.
For more information about tours and/or frequently asked questions, please visit our Tours page at the top of the website.
You do not require a tour to view the alpacas at our farm, to visit the farm, please come during our open hours on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
For larger group tours, please email email@example.com for information regarding availability and booking.