Attractions in Orkney Islands
Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A magnificent circle of upright stones with an enclosing ditch spanned by causeways, dating to the late Neolithic period.
Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A well-built Iron Age earth house or underground chamber, supported on stone pillars.
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.
Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA
This outstanding modern art gallery displays work by Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth and Andrew Wallis. Lively programme…
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…
Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA
One of the finest Neolithic buildings in north-west Europe.
Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
Probably the oldest standing stone houses in Europe, dating from the early Neolithic period.
Isle of Wyre, Orkney, Scotland, UK
This simple 12th century building was once the chapel of a Christian Norse family.
|1||Bay of Skaill||Scotland, UK|
|2||Bay of Tuquoy||Scotland, UK|
|3||Ring of Brodgar (HS)||Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|4||Sanday Beaches (Many)||Scotland, UK|
|5||Widewall Bay||Scotland, UK|
|6||Grain Earth House (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|7||Tomb of the Eagles||Liddel, St. Margarets Hope, Orkney, KW17 2RW|
|8||Rackwick Beach||Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|9||Pier Arts Centre||Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA|
|10||St Magnus Church (HS)||Egilsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|11||Maes Howe (HS)||Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA|
|12||Knap o' Howar (HS)||Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|13||St Mary's Chapel (HS)||Isle of Wyre, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|14||Linklet Bay||Scotland, UK|
|15||Cuween Hill Chambered Cairn (HS)||Finstown, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
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