Take a tour of Orkney and let local experts fill you in on the secrets of these fascinating islands. Choose from a range of different tour operators offering guided tours, wildlife tours and history tours.
Whether you are interested in the local Orkney wildlife, want to learn about archaeology or are looking for a general introduction to the beautiful Orkney islands, there’s plenty of options. Join a walking tour, jump on a bus or boat tour or even get in the water and learn more about this truly captivating part of Scotland.
There are a variety of tours available. You can take a guided history tour to learn more of the Neolithic, Viking and wartime heritage of Orkney, step onboard a boat and explore the islands via the water, or enjoy a tour of local excavations with an archaeologist.
Visit Ness Battery to hear of Orkney’s involvement in both World Wars, discover the islands on a walking tour or see the internationally important wildlife in this region with a wildlife tour.
Use the listings provided to find the perfect tour for you and start planning your trip.
Take a tour of Orkney with a specialist qualified Orkney Guide - our members include archaeologists, farmers, folklorists, historians, marine biologists, storytellers, teachers and more. Whatever your interests we have a guide for you!
Orkney Archaeology Tours - for your perfect Orkney holiday. All-inclusive small group holidays & private tours led by archaeologists. Friendly, fun & informative tours with a maximum of 8 participants, based at a comfortable seafront hotel.