Orkney and Shetland Islands Sights

Unstan Chambered Tomb

  • A964 Map It
  • Kirkwall
  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

This intriguing burial chamber lies within a 5,000-year-old cairn. Access to the tomb can be awkward for those with mobility problems.

Sight Information


A964, 7½ miles west of Kirkwall, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, KW15 1GU, Scotland

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Apr.–Sept., daily 9:30–5:30; Oct.–Mar., daily 9:30–4:30

Published 10/27/2015


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