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 3HA
One of the finest Neolithic buildings in north-west Europe.
Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A megalithic tomb with triple retaining walls, containing a passage and main chamber, with six subsiduary cells.
Dounby, Orkney, KW17
The last surviving horizontal water mill in Orkney, of type well represented in Shetland and Lewis. In working order. It…
St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1SX
Hardy grown plants from the magical, tranquil Orkney Island. Online shopping available.
Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A good example of an Orkney earth house or underground storage vault. Dates from around 400BC. Access by ladder.
Stromness, Orkney, KW17
The remains of a stone circle around a hearth, surrounded by a circular earthen bank or henge.
Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA
This outstanding modern art gallery displays work by Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth and Andrew Wallis. Lively programme…
Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A massive tomb with long, narrow chamber divided into three, with 14 beehive cells opening onto the walls.
Eynhallow Island, Nr Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
Ruined 12th century monastic church and post-medieval domestic buildings.
St Margaret's Hope, Orkney, KW17 2SW
Travel to Orkney with Pentland Ferries custom built catamaran, MV Pentalina, which provides a fast 1 hour crossing.
Finstown, Kirkwall, KW17 2EN
Explore Orkney. Choose day trips. Benefit from archaeology, spirituality, historical and wild Orkney.
|1||Hackness Martello Tower (HS)||Hoy, Orkney, KW16 3PQ|
|2||Maes Howe (HS)||Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA|
|3||Linklet Bay||Scotland, UK|
|4||Quoyness Chambered Cairn (HS)||Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|5||Bay of Skaill||Scotland, UK|
|6||Click Mill, Dounby (HS)||Dounby, Orkney, KW17|
|7||Tranquility Cottage Nursery||St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1SX|
|8||Rennibister Earth House (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|9||Stones of Stenness (HS)||Stromness, Orkney, KW17|
|10||Pier Arts Centre||Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA|
|11||Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn (HS)||Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|12||Eynhallow Church (HS)||Eynhallow Island, Nr Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|13||Pentland Ferries||St Margaret's Hope, Orkney, KW17 2SW|
|14||Explore Orkney||Finstown, Kirkwall, KW17 2EN|
|15||Orkney Museum||Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DH|
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