Orkney Stone Circles and other Ancient Sites

Stone circles, chambered cairns, brochs, deserted villages, and more

Orkney is a paradise of the past. There are probably more ancient sites in Orkney than anywhere else in the UK, many are free entry, and most are uncrowded. Several of the most famous sites are clustered together near Loch Harray and form the Heart of Orkney World Heritage Site.




























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Dornoch (Hotel)
Dornoch Castle

Dornoch Castle

Dornoch Castle Hotel is set in the beautiful historic town of Dornoch. The Castle is situated directly opposite the inspiring 13th century Cathedral and sets a dramatic backdrop for an overnight stay. This dramatic castle offers a cosy and personable stay renowned for the best in Scottish hospitality. … more >>

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