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Explore Orkney

Finstown, Kirkwall, KW17 2EN

Explore Orkney. Choose day trips. Benefit from archaeology, spirituality, historical and wild Orkney.

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Grain Earth House (HS)

Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK

A well-built Iron Age earth house or underground chamber, supported on stone pillars.

Linklet Bay

Scotland, UK

St Magnus Church (HS)

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…

Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn (HS)

Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK

A massive tomb with long, narrow chamber divided into three, with 14 beehive cells opening onto the walls.

Waulkmill Bay

Scotland, UK

Odin Tours of Orkney

Evie, Stromness, Orkney, KW17 2PH

Personalised private guided tours of Orkney. German and English speaking guide available.

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Scapa Distillery

Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1SE

Scapa Distillery visitor centre and guided tours.

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Knap o' Howar (HS)

Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK

Probably the oldest standing stone houses in Europe, dating from the early Neolithic period.

Orkney Museum

Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DH

The principal museum of Orkney life with extensive archaeological and social history collections. Exhibits include the...

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Brough of Birsay (HS)

Birsay, Orkney, KW17 2NH

On this island, easily accessible at low tide, there was once a major Pictish and Viking settlement.

Orkney Aspects Tour Services

Deerness, Orkney, KW17 2QH

Tours of the Orkney islands with your own experienced and fully qualified Orkney driver guide.

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Tomb of the Eagles

Liddel, St. Margarets Hope, Orkney, KW17 2RW

Outstanding 5,000 year old burial cairn, named after the Sea Eagles whose talons were found buried alongside human skeletons.

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Taversoe Tuick Chambered Cairn (HS)

Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK

A Neolithic chambered cairn with unusual arrangement of two burial chambers, one above the other.

Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn (HS)

Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK

A fine Neolithic chambered cairn with three concentric walls and a burial chamber with three large cells.

1 Explore Orkney Finstown, Kirkwall, KW17 2EN
2 Grain Earth House (HS) Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK
3 Linklet Bay Scotland, UK
4 St Magnus Church (HS) Egilsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
5 Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn (HS) Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
6 Waulkmill Bay Scotland, UK
7 Odin Tours of Orkney Evie, Stromness, Orkney, KW17 2PH
8 Scapa Distillery Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1SE
9 Knap o' Howar (HS) Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
10 Orkney Museum Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DH
11 Brough of Birsay (HS) Birsay, Orkney, KW17 2NH
12 Orkney Aspects Tour Services Deerness, Orkney, KW17 2QH
13 Tomb of the Eagles Liddel, St. Margarets Hope, Orkney, KW17 2RW 4 stars
14 Taversoe Tuick Chambered Cairn (HS) Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
15 Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn (HS) Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK

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