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Attractions within 10km of Corks, Orkney Islands, KW17 2ND

The Loons (RSPB)

Orkney Mainland, Scotland, UK

One of the best remaining marshes on Orkney. From the hide in summer pintail and many waders can be seen. In winter the...

Marwick Head (RSPB)

North of Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK

Many thousands of guillemots, razorbills, kittiwakes and fulmars breed on these great cliffs. There are spectacular cliff...

Kirbuster Farm and Folk Museum

Birsay, Orkney, KW17 2LX

The peat fire burns in the last unrestored example of a traditional 'firehoose' with central hearth and stone bed - unique...

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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…

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.

Brough of Birsay (HS)

Birsay, Orkney, KW17 2NH

On this island, easily accessible at low tide, there was once a major Pictish and Viking settlement.

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...

Bay of Skaill

Scotland, UK

Skara Brae Prehistoric Village (HS)

Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3LR

One of best preserved prehistoric village in northen Europe. Discovered during a storm in 1850.

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Click Mill, Dounby (HS)

Dounby, Orkney, KW17 2JB

The last surviving horizontal water mill in Orkney, of type well represented in Shetland and Lewis.

Birsay Moors (RSPB)

Near Finstown, Orkney, Scotland, UK

In summer, hen harriers, short-eared owls and arctic skuas nest on the moorland. The hide overlooking Lowrie's Water gives...

1 The Loons (RSPB) Orkney Mainland, Scotland, UK
2 Marwick Head (RSPB) North of Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK
3 Kirbuster Farm and Folk Museum Birsay, Orkney, KW17 2LX 3 stars
4 St Magnus Church (HS) Egilsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
5 Earl's Palace (Birsay) (HS) Mainland, Birsay, Orkney, KW17 2
6 Brough of Birsay (HS) Birsay, Orkney, KW17 2NH
7 Brough of Birsay Lighthouse Scotland, UK
8 Bay of Skaill Scotland, UK
9 Skara Brae Prehistoric Village (HS) Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3LR 5 stars
10 Click Mill, Dounby (HS) Dounby, Orkney, KW17 2JB
11 Birsay Moors (RSPB) Near Finstown, Orkney, Scotland, UK

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