Attractions in Orkney Islands
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.
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...
Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A megalithic tomb with triple retaining walls, containing a passage and main chamber, with six subsiduary cells.
Stromness, Orkney, KW17
A mound covering a stone burial chamber divided by slabs into five compartments. Of Neolithic date. Access to chamber.
Isle of Wyre, Orkney, Scotland, UK
This simple 12th century building was once the chapel of a Christian Norse family.
St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1SX
Hardy grown plants from the magical, tranquil Orkney Island. Online shopping available.
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…
Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A massive tomb with long, narrow chamber divided into three, with 14 beehive cells opening onto the walls.
This unusual lighthouse with its castellated tower was built in 1925. It is now solar powered. The tidal Island once had a...
Tankerness, Orkney, KW17 2QS
My name is Jean Ross a fully qualified Green Badge Tourist Guide. Let me drive you around the islands telling you the…
Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD
Step inside the spectacular ruins of two remarkable residences at the heart of Kirkwall.
|1||Cuween Hill Chambered Cairn (HS)||Finstown, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|2||Tormiston Mill (HS)||Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HH|
|3||Quoyness Chambered Cairn (HS)||Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|4||Unstan Chambered Cairn (HS)||Stromness, Orkney, KW17|
|5||St Mary's Chapel (HS)||Isle of Wyre, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|6||Waulkmill Bay||Scotland, UK|
|7||Tranquility Cottage Nursery||St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1SX|
|8||St Magnus Church (HS)||Egilsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|9||Widewall Bay||Scotland, UK|
|10||Rackwick Beach||Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|11||Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn (HS)||Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|12||Brough of Birsay Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|13||Great Orkney Tours||Tankerness, Orkney, KW17 2QS|
|14||Bishop's and Earl's Palace (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD|
|15||Eynhallow Church (HS)||Eynhallow Island, Nr Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
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