Attractions in Orkney Islands
Hoy, Orkney, KW16 3PQ
The tower, one of only three Martello Towers in Scotland, was built in 1815 to protect the Longhope anchorage from attacks…
Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HH
An excellent late example of a Scottish watermill, circa 1880, with a 4 metre diameter iron water wheel driving three...
Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
Probably the oldest standing stone houses in Europe, dating from the early Neolithic period.
Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A magnificent circle of upright stones with an enclosing ditch spanned by causeways, dating to the late Neolithic period.
Finstown, Kirkwall, KW17 2EN
Explore Orkney. Choose day trips. Benefit from archaeology, spirituality, historical and wild Orkney.
Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
An oval cairn with concentric walls enclosing a Neolithic chambered tomb divided into three compartments. Access to chamber.
Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DH
The principal museum of Orkney life with extensive archaeological and social history collections. Exhibits include the...
Aikerness, Orkney, KW17 2NH
Surrounded by a warren of Iron Age buildings, this broch probably dates to the first century AD.
Finstown, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A low mound covering a Neolithic chambered tomb with four cells. Contained the bones of men, dogs and oxen when discovered.
Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA
One of the finest Neolithic buildings in north-west Europe.
|1||Waulkmill Bay||Scotland, UK|
|2||Hackness Martello Tower (HS)||Hoy, Orkney, KW16 3PQ|
|3||Tormiston Mill (HS)||Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HH|
|4||Widewall Bay||Scotland, UK|
|5||Knap o' Howar (HS)||Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|6||Sandi Sand||Scotland, UK|
|7||Ring of Brodgar (HS)||Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|8||Bay of Tafts||Scotland, UK|
|9||Explore Orkney||Finstown, Kirkwall, KW17 2EN|
|10||Knowe of Yarso Chambered Cairn (HS)||Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|11||Orkney Museum||Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DH|
|12||Broch of Gurness (HS)||Aikerness, Orkney, KW17 2NH|
|13||Cuween Hill Chambered Cairn (HS)||Finstown, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|14||Maes Howe (HS)||Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA|
|15||Bay of Tuquoy||Scotland, UK|
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