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Midhowe Broch © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
Midhowe Broch (HS)

Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK

A well-preserved boch, with remains of later buildings round it.

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  • Eynhallow Church © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Eynhallow Church (HS)

    Eynhallow Island, Nr Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    Ruined 12th century monastic church and post-medieval domestic buildings.

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  • Brough of Birsay Lighthouse © Copyright Ian Cowe
    Brough of Birsay Lighthouse

    Scotland, UK

    This unusual lighthouse with its castellated tower was built in 1925. It is now solar powered. The tidal Island once had a...

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  • Pentland Ferries
    Pentland Ferries

    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.

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  • Earl's Palace (Birsay) (HS)
    Earl's Palace (Birsay) (HS)

    Mainland, Birsay, Orkney, KW17 2

    The gaunt remains of the residence of Robert Stewart, Earl of Orkney, constructed in the late 16th century round a courtyard.

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  • Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn (HS)
    Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn (HS)

    Kirkwall, Orkney, KW17

    This well-preserved tomb, has a large main chamber and three side cells. Entrance is now through a hatch in the roof…

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  • Pier Arts Centre
    Pier Arts Centre

    Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA

    This outstanding modern art gallery displays work by Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth and Andrew Wallis. Lively programme…

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  • Widewall Bay
    Widewall Bay

    Scotland, UK

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  • Bay of Creekland
    Bay of Creekland

    Scotland, UK

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  • Maes Howe © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Maes Howe (HS)

    Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA

    One of the finest Neolithic buildings in north-west Europe.

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    St Magnus Church © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.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…

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  • Tranquility Cottage Nursery
    Tranquility Cottage Nursery

    St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1SX

    Hardy grown plants from the magical, tranquil Orkney Island. Online shopping available.

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  • Broch of Gurness © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Broch of Gurness (HS)

    Aikerness, Orkney, KW17 2NH

    Surrounded by a warren of Iron Age buildings, this broch probably dates to the first century AD.

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    • Visit Scotland Reviews Available 4 stars
    Bay of Skaill
    Bay of Skaill

    Scotland, UK

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  • Bay of Holland
    Bay of Holland

    Scotland, UK

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  • 1 Midhowe Broch (HS) Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    2 Eynhallow Church (HS) Eynhallow Island, Nr Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    3 Brough of Birsay Lighthouse Scotland, UK
    4 Pentland Ferries St Margaret's Hope, Orkney, KW17 2SW
    5 Earl's Palace (Birsay) (HS) Mainland, Birsay, Orkney, KW17 2
    6 Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn (HS) Kirkwall, Orkney, KW17
    7 Pier Arts Centre Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA
    8 Widewall Bay Scotland, UK
    9 Bay of Creekland Scotland, UK
    10 Maes Howe (HS) Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA 4 stars
    11 St Magnus Church (HS) Egilsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    12 Tranquility Cottage Nursery St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1SX
    13 Broch of Gurness (HS) Aikerness, Orkney, KW17 2NH 4 stars
    14 Bay of Skaill Scotland, UK
    15 Bay of Holland Scotland, UK

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