Attractions in Orkney Islands
Stromness, Orkney, KW17
A mound covering a stone burial chamber divided by slabs into five compartments. Of Neolithic date. Access to chamber.
Dounby, Orkney, KW17
The last surviving horizontal water mill in Orkney, of type well represented in Shetland and Lewis. In working order. It…
Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
An oval cairn with concentric walls enclosing a Neolithic chambered tomb divided into three compartments. Access to chamber.
Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A good example of an Orkney earth house or underground storage vault. Dates from around 400BC. Access by ladder.
Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD
Step inside the spectacular ruins of two remarkable residences at the heart of Kirkwall.
Evie, Stromness, Orkney, KW17 2PH
Personalised private guided tours of Orkney. German and English speaking guide available.
Near Pierowall, Westray, Orkney, KW17
A fine, ruined Z-plan tower, built between 1560 and 1573 but never completed. Remarkable for its large number of gun loops.
Hoy, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A huge block of sandstone in which a Neolithic burial chamber has been cut. Access is very muddy.
Deerness, Orkney, KW17 2QH
Tours of the Orkney islands with your own experienced and fully qualified Orkney driver guide.
Kirkwall, Orkney, KW17
A fine Neolithic chambered cairn with three concentric walls and a burial chamber with three large cells.
Hoy, Orkney, KW16 3PQ
The tower, one of only three Martello Towers in Scotland, was built in 1815 to protect the Longhope anchorage.
Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA
One of the finest Neolithic buildings in north-west Europe.
Isle of Wyre, Orkney, Scotland, UK
This simple 12th century building was once the chapel of a Christian Norse family.
|1||Unstan Chambered Cairn (HS)||Stromness, Orkney, KW17|
|2||Click Mill, Dounby (HS)||Dounby, Orkney, KW17|
|3||Knowe of Yarso Chambered Cairn (HS)||Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|4||Rennibister Earth House (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|5||Bishop's and Earl's Palace (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD|
|6||Odin Tours of Orkney||Evie, Stromness, Orkney, KW17 2PH|
|7||Noltland Castle (HS)||Near Pierowall, Westray, Orkney, KW17|
|8||Rackwick Beach||Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|9||Dwarfie Stane Tomb (HS)||Hoy, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|10||Orkney Aspects Tour Services||Deerness, Orkney, KW17 2QH|
|11||Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, KW17|
|12||Hackness Martello Tower (HS)||Hoy, Orkney, KW16 3PQ|
|13||Maes Howe (HS)||Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA|
|14||St Mary's Chapel (HS)||Isle of Wyre, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|15||Knap o' Howar (HS)||Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
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