Attractions in Orkney Islands
St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1SX
Hardy grown plants from the magical, tranquil Orkney Island. Online shopping available.
Eynhallow Island, Nr Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
Ruined 12th century monastic church and post-medieval domestic buildings.
Hoy, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A huge block of sandstone in which a Neolithic burial chamber has been cut. Access is very muddy.
Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
An oval cairn with concentric walls enclosing a Neolithic chambered tomb divided into three compartments. Access to chamber.
Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
Probably the oldest standing stone houses in Europe, dating from the early Neolithic period.
Stromness, Orkney, KW17
A mound covering a stone burial chamber divided by slabs into five compartments. Of Neolithic date. Access to chamber.
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.
Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A well-built Iron Age earth house or underground chamber, supported on stone pillars.
Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DH
The principal museum of Orkney life with extensive archaeological and social history collections. Exhibits include the...
|1||Tranquility Cottage Nursery||St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1SX|
|2||Linklet Bay||Scotland, UK|
|3||Eynhallow Church (HS)||Eynhallow Island, Nr Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|4||Dwarfie Stane Tomb (HS)||Hoy, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|5||Knowe of Yarso Chambered Cairn (HS)||Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|6||Knap o' Howar (HS)||Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|7||Bay of Tuquoy||Scotland, UK|
|8||Unstan Chambered Cairn (HS)||Stromness, Orkney, KW17|
|9||Noltland Castle (HS)||Near Pierowall, Westray, Orkney, KW17|
|10||Grain Earth House (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|11||Bay of Holland||Scotland, UK|
|12||Bay of Tafts||Scotland, UK|
|13||Orkney Museum||Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DH|
|14||Widewall Bay||Scotland, UK|
|15||Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn (HS)||Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
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