Attractions in Orkney Islands
Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
Probably the oldest standing stone houses in Europe, dating from the early Neolithic period.
Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD
The Bishop's Palace is a 12th century hall-house, with a round tower added in 1541-48. The adjacent Earl's Palace was...
St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1SX
Hardy grown plants from the magical, tranquil Orkney Island. Online shopping available.
Finstown, Kirkwall, KW17 2EN
Explore Orkney. Choose day trips. Benefit from archaeology, spirituality, historical and wild Orkney.
Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HH
An excellent late example of a Scottish watermill, circa 1880, with a 4 metre diameter iron water wheel driving three...
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.
Isle of Wyre, Orkney, Scotland, UK
This simple 12th century building was once the chapel of a Christian Norse family.
Rousay, Orkney, KW17
A Neolithic chambered cairn with unusual arrangement of two burial chambers, one above the other.
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.
Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A megalithic tomb with triple retaining walls, containing a passage and main chamber, with six subsiduary cells.
|1||Bay of Skaill||Scotland, UK|
|2||Knap o' Howar (HS)||Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|3||Rackwick Beach||Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|4||Bishop's and Earl's Palace (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD|
|5||Tranquility Cottage Nursery||St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1SX|
|6||Linklet Bay||Scotland, UK|
|7||Explore Orkney||Finstown, Kirkwall, KW17 2EN|
|8||Tormiston Mill (HS)||Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HH|
|9||Tomb of the Eagles||Liddel, St. Margarets Hope, Orkney, KW17 2RW|
|10||St Mary's Chapel (HS)||Isle of Wyre, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|11||Bay of Holland||Scotland, UK|
|12||Taversoe Tuick Chambered Cairn (HS)||Rousay, Orkney, KW17|
|13||Noltland Castle (HS)||Near Pierowall, Westray, Orkney, KW17|
|14||Quoyness Chambered Cairn (HS)||Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|15||Sanday Beaches (Many)||Scotland, UK|
Click the map pins to view more information.