Attractions in Orkney Islands
Hoy, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A huge block of sandstone in which a Neolithic burial chamber has been cut. Access is very muddy.
Birsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
On this island, easily accessible at low tide, there was once a major Pictish and Viking settlement. The ruins of a 12th…
Deerness, Orkney, KW17 2QH
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Tankerness, Orkney, KW17 2QS
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Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
An oval cairn with concentric walls enclosing a Neolithic chambered tomb divided into three compartments. Access to chamber.
Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A magnificent circle of upright stones with an enclosing ditch spanned by causeways, dating to the late Neolithic period.
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.
Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3LR
One of best preserved prehistoric village in northen Europe. Discovered during a storm in 1850.
Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA
This outstanding modern art gallery displays work by Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth and Andrew Wallis. Lively programme…
Kirkwall, Orkney, KW17
A fine Neolithic chambered cairn with three concentric walls and a burial chamber with three large cells.
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.
Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A good example of an Orkney earth house or underground storage vault. Dates from around 400BC. Access by ladder.
|1||Dwarfie Stane Tomb (HS)||Hoy, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|2||Brough of Birsay (HS)||Birsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|3||Orkney Aspects Tour Services||Deerness, Orkney, KW17 2QH|
|4||Great Orkney Tours||Tankerness, Orkney, KW17 2QS|
|5||Knowe of Yarso Chambered Cairn (HS)||Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|6||Ring of Brodgar (HS)||Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|7||Linklet Bay||Scotland, UK|
|8||Noltland Castle (HS)||Near Pierowall, Westray, Orkney, KW17|
|9||Skara Brae Prehistoric Village (HS)||Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3LR|
|10||Pier Arts Centre||Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA|
|11||Bay of Tuquoy||Scotland, UK|
|12||Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, KW17|
|13||Earl's Palace (Birsay) (HS)||Mainland, Birsay, Orkney, KW17 2|
|14||Rennibister Earth House (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|15||Unstan Chambered Cairn (HS)||Stromness, Orkney, KW17|
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