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Unstan Chambered Cairn (HS)

Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK

A mound covering a stone burial chamber divided by slabs into five compartments. Of Neolithic date. Access to chamber.

Bay of Holland

Scotland, UK

Pier Arts Centre

Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA

Diese hervorragende Gallerie für moderne Kunst stellt Arbeiten von Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth und Andrew Wallis…

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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.

Bay of Skaill

Scotland, UK

Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn (HS)

Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK

A massive tomb with long, narrow chamber divided into three, with 14 beehive cells opening onto the walls.

Hackness Martello Tower (HS)

Hoy, Orkney, KW16 3PQ

The tower, one of only three Martello Towers in Scotland, was built in 1815 to protect the Longhope anchorage.

Grain Earth House (HS)

Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK

A well-built Iron Age earth house or underground chamber, supported on stone pillars.

Taversoe Tuick Chambered Cairn (HS)

Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK

A Neolithic chambered cairn with unusual arrangement of two burial chambers, one above the other.

Noltland Castle (HS)

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.

Maes Howe (HS)

Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA

One of the finest Neolithic buildings in north-west Europe.

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Linklet Bay

Scotland, UK

Cubbie Row's Castle (HS)

Wyre, Orkney, Scotland, UK

This is one of the earliest stone castles to survive in Scotland, built in about 1145.

Midhowe Broch (HS)

Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK

A well-preserved boch, with remains of later buildings round it.

Odin Tours of Orkney

Evie, Stromness, Orkney, KW17 2PH

Personalised private guided tours of Orkney. German and English speaking guide available.

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1 Unstan Chambered Cairn (HS) Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK
2 Bay of Holland Scotland, UK
3 Pier Arts Centre Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA
4 Earl's Palace (Birsay) (HS) Mainland, Birsay, Orkney, KW17 2
5 Bay of Skaill Scotland, UK
6 Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn (HS) Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
7 Hackness Martello Tower (HS) Hoy, Orkney, KW16 3PQ
8 Grain Earth House (HS) Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, UK
9 Taversoe Tuick Chambered Cairn (HS) Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
10 Noltland Castle (HS) Near Pierowall, Westray, Orkney, KW17
11 Maes Howe (HS) Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA 4 stars
12 Linklet Bay Scotland, UK
13 Cubbie Row's Castle (HS) Wyre, Orkney, Scotland, UK
14 Midhowe Broch (HS) Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
15 Odin Tours of Orkney Evie, Stromness, Orkney, KW17 2PH

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