ORKNEY ISLANDS

Europe's premier Stone Age Islands, remotely positioned in the North Atlantic

> One week of island-hopping in the Orkney Islands <

 

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For another impression of the North Atlantic check out our island hopping trips to the Shetland Islands and the Faroe Islands.

 

 

Selected pics:

 

Ferry at Scapa Flow, between Mainland and Hoy islands
Ferry at Scapa Flow, between Mainland and Hoy islands
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View to Stronmness and mountainous Hoy island in the backdrop
View to Stronmness and mountainous Hoy island in the backdrop
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Stomness harbor, view to Scapa Flow and Island of Hoy
Stomness harbor, view to Scapa Flow and Island of Hoy
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View to Brough of Birsay from Mainland Northwest coast
View to Brough of Birsay from Mainland Northwest coast
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Ring of Brodgar, stone age monument
Ring of Brodgar, stone age monument
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Starting the trek to Kicheners Memorial
Starting the trek to Kicheners Memorial
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Trek to Kitchener Memorial, Mainland
Trek to Kitchener Memorial, Mainland
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Yesnaby coastal cliff trek, Mainland
Yesnaby coastal cliff trek, Mainland
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Kitchener Memorial, Mainland
Kitchener Memorial, Mainland
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Pegal Bay, Island of Hoy
Pegal Bay, Island of Hoy
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Desolate island of Hoy
Desolate island of Hoy
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Trekking the North Coast, Island of Hoy
Trekking the North Coast, Island of Hoy
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St. John's Head trek, Island of Hoy
St. John's Head trek, Island of Hoy
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Hackness Martello Tower and Battery, South Walls Island
Hackness Martello Tower and Battery, South Walls Island
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Battery at Lyrawa Bay, Island of Hoy
Battery at Lyrawa Bay, Island of Hoy
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Battery at Lyrawa Bay, Island of Hoy
Battery at Lyrawa Bay, Island of Hoy

During WWII Lyrawa was an anti-aircraft and coastal defence battery; in more peaceful times the viewpoint offers stunning views of Orkney’s many islands.

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Battery at Lyrawa Bay, Hoy
Battery at Lyrawa Bay, Hoy
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Chalmars Hope, great snorkeling site, Island of Hoy
Chalmars Hope, great snorkeling site, Island of Hoy
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View from Island of Hoy to Scapa Flow and Mainland, during South Cast coastal trek
View from Island of Hoy to Scapa Flow and Mainland, during South Cast coastal trek
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North coast drive, Island of Hoy
North coast drive, Island of Hoy
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View to Rackwick Beach, Island of Hoy
View to Rackwick Beach, Island of Hoy
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Trek to on South Coast,  Island of Hoy
Trek to on South Coast, Island of Hoy
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Lunch break, South Coast of Hoy Island
Lunch break, South Coast of Hoy Island
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View to Old Man of Hoy, Hoy Island
View to Old Man of Hoy, Hoy Island
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View to Old Man of Hoy, Hoy Island
View to Old Man of Hoy, Hoy Island
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View to Old Man of Hoy, Hoy Island
View to Old Man of Hoy, Hoy Island
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Trekking the Southwest Coast,  Island of Hoy
Trekking the Southwest Coast, Island of Hoy
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Brough of Birsay on Mainland Northwest coast
Brough of Birsay on Mainland Northwest coast
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Brough of Birsay on Mainland Northwest coast
Brough of Birsay on Mainland Northwest coast
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