Orkney Islands Day Tour from Inverness  

  • Tour ID: 1238
    Tour Theme: Day Tours from the Highlands
    This tour starts from: Inverness
    Duration: 1 Day - 14 hours approx.

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    Tour Description:

    Orkney Islands Day Trip from InvernessSee the spectacular Far North Highlands. Visit famous John O'Groats, cross the Pentland Firth on the Orkney Ferry and enjoy a 6 hour tour of the Orkney Islands.

    Your coach picks you up from Inverness. Now settle back and enjoy the spectacular scenery of Scotland's Far North. You'll arrive at famous John O'Groats, the End of the Road. Remember to take your photograph at the John O'Groats signpost. The Orkney Ferry will be waiting to speed you across the Pentland Firth. In only 40 minutes you will step ashore in Orkney where a coach will be waiting to drive you over the Churchill Barriers to Kirkwall and the rest of your Orkney Tour.

    Orkney Islands Day Trip from InvernessThis tour visits some of the main sites of interest on the Orkney Islands. See Skara Brae (entrance fee), the Churchill Barriers, Scapa Flow, the Ring of Brodgar, the Standing Stones of Stenness, the Italian Chapel (entry £3, pay at chapel) and 1 hour in Kirkwall with an opportunity to see Kirkwall's magnificent 12th century Cathedral. Free time for lunch in Kirkwall and plenty places to eat.

    Tour Highlights...
    • Famous John O’ Groats
    • Skara Brae - Older than the Pyramids!
    • Scapa FLOW
    • Churchill Barriers
    • standing stones
    • Kirkwall's Viking Cathedral
    • the Italian Chapel

    Enjoy a full 6 hour tour of the islands!

    See the spectacular Far north Highlands and Famous John O’ Groats!

    LOOK Out For Puffins and Atlantic Grey seals On Your trip to Orkney!


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