Orkney and Shetland Islands Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Orkney and Shetland Islands - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Kirkwall 8

The South Mainland 6

Lerwick 5

Stromness and the Neolithic Sites 5

Unst 3

Birsay 3

Brae 2

Scalloway 2

Yell 1

Weisdale 1

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Hermaness National Nature Reserve

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The Hermaness National Nature Reserve, a bleak moorland ending in rocky cliffs, is prime bird-watching territory. About half the world's...

Keen of Hamar National Nature Reserve

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Just to the north of Muness Castle is the Keen of Hamar National Nature Reserve, off A968, with subarctic flora and arctic terns. ...

Muness Castle

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Scotland's northernmost castle was built just before the end of the 16th century and has circular corner towers. It is a ruin but has...

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