Next to the Midhowe Tomb is Midhowe Broch, the sturdy stone lines of which echo the stratifications of the rocky shoreline. The best...
The major archaeological sites are clearly labelled from the road ringing the island. Heading west from the ferry, you soon come to...
Offers guided taxi tours of the island, including wildlife-spotting (seals and otters) and visits to the prehistoric sites. They also...
Just above the ferry, this simple place does burgers and standard bar meals, and is good for a coffee or a whisky while waiting for the...
Lonely Planet review
Undergoing extensive restoration at the time of research, this is probably the largest private house in Orkney. The grounds, with their thicket of native trees, are worth a stroll – you enter the walled garden through a medieval gate.