Attractions in Orkney Islands
Isle of Wyre, Orkney, Scotland, UK
This simple 12th century building was once the chapel of a Christian Norse family.
Finstown, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A low mound covering a Neolithic chambered tomb with four cells. Contained the bones of men, dogs and oxen when discovered.
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.
Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A magnificent circle of upright stones with an enclosing ditch spanned by causeways, dating to the late Neolithic period.
This unusual lighthouse with its castellated tower was built in 1925. It is now solar powered. The tidal Island once had a...
Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD
Step inside the spectacular ruins of two remarkable residences at the heart of Kirkwall.
Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A good example of an Orkney earth house or underground storage vault. Dates from around 400BC. Access by ladder.
|1||St Mary's Chapel (HS)||Isle of Wyre, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|2||Cuween Hill Chambered Cairn (HS)||Finstown, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|3||Waulkmill Bay||Scotland, UK|
|4||Pentland Ferries||St Margaret's Hope, Orkney, KW17 2SW|
|5||Maes Howe (HS)||Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA|
|6||Linklet Bay||Scotland, UK|
|7||Scapa Distillery||Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1SE|
|8||Ring of Brodgar (HS)||Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|9||Brough of Birsay Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|10||Bishop's and Earl's Palace (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD|
|11||Widewall Bay||Scotland, UK|
|12||Rennibister Earth House (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|13||Bay of Tuquoy||Scotland, UK|
|14||Bay of Skaill||Scotland, UK|
|15||Stones of Stenness (HS)||Stromness, Orkney, KW17|
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