Attractions in Orkney Islands
Wyre, Orkney, KW17 2
This is one of the earliest stone castles to survive in Scotland, built in about 1145.
Egilsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
The complete but roofless ruin of a 12th century church with a round tower, situated on the site where St Magnus was…
Aikerness, Orkney, KW17 2NH
Surrounded by a warren of Iron Age buildings, this broch probably dates to the first century AD.
Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A good example of an Orkney earth house or underground storage vault. Dates from around 400BC. Access by ladder.
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…
Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A huge and impressive megalithic chambered tomb of Neolithic date in an oval mound, with 12 stalls.
Rousay, Orkney, KW17
A Neolithic chambered cairn with unusual arrangement of two burial chambers, one above the other.
Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA
This outstanding modern art gallery displays work by Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth and Andrew Wallis. Lively programme…
Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD
Step inside the spectacular ruins of two remarkable residences at the heart of Kirkwall.
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.
Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA
One of the finest Neolithic buildings in north-west Europe.
Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A massive tomb with long, narrow chamber divided into three, with 14 beehive cells opening onto the walls.
Tankerness, Orkney, KW17 2QS
My name is Jean Ross a fully qualified Green Badge Tourist Guide. Let me drive you around the islands telling you the…
|1||Cubbie Row's Castle (HS)||Wyre, Orkney, KW17 2|
|2||Widewall Bay||Scotland, UK|
|3||St Magnus Church (HS)||Egilsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|4||Broch of Gurness (HS)||Aikerness, Orkney, KW17 2NH|
|5||Rennibister Earth House (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|6||Hackness Martello Tower (HS)||Hoy, Orkney, KW16 3PQ|
|7||Midhowe Chambered Cairn (HS)||Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|8||Taversoe Tuick Chambered Cairn (HS)||Rousay, Orkney, KW17|
|9||Pier Arts Centre||Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA|
|10||Bishop's and Earl's Palace (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD|
|11||Pentland Ferries||St Margaret's Hope, Orkney, KW17 2SW|
|12||Maes Howe (HS)||Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA|
|13||Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn (HS)||Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|14||Great Orkney Tours||Tankerness, Orkney, KW17 2QS|
|15||Bay of Tafts||Scotland, UK|
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