Attractions in Orkney Islands
Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA
This outstanding modern art gallery displays work by Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth and Andrew Wallis. Lively programme…
Birsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
On this island, easily accessible at low tide, there was once a major Pictish and Viking settlement. The ruins of a 12th…
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.
Aikerness, Orkney, KW17 2NH
Surrounded by a warren of Iron Age buildings, this broch probably dates to the first century AD.
Dounby, Orkney, KW17
The last surviving horizontal water mill in Orkney, of type well represented in Shetland and Lewis. In working order. It…
Eynhallow Island, Nr Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
Ruined 12th century monastic church and post-medieval domestic buildings.
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…
Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A well-preserved boch, with remains of later buildings round it.
Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A good example of an Orkney earth house or underground storage vault. Dates from around 400BC. Access by ladder.
Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A megalithic tomb with triple retaining walls, containing a passage and main chamber, with six subsiduary cells.
|1||Pier Arts Centre||Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA|
|2||Brough of Birsay (HS)||Birsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|3||Sandi Sand||Scotland, UK|
|4||Pentland Ferries||St Margaret's Hope, Orkney, KW17 2SW|
|5||Bay of Tafts||Scotland, UK|
|6||Broch of Gurness (HS)||Aikerness, Orkney, KW17 2NH|
|7||Click Mill, Dounby (HS)||Dounby, Orkney, KW17|
|8||Eynhallow Church (HS)||Eynhallow Island, Nr Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|9||St Magnus Church (HS)||Egilsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|10||Midhowe Broch (HS)||Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|11||Rennibister Earth House (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|12||Quoyness Chambered Cairn (HS)||Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|13||Bay of Skaill||Scotland, UK|
|14||Bay of Creekland||Scotland, UK|
|15||Maes Howe (HS)||Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA|
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