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You might wonder where is Kirkwall? Located on the enchanting Orkney Islands off Scotland's north coast, this vibrant capital is a fascinating ancient Norse town.
Head north for a weekend break or a holiday in Kirkwall. There are plenty of things to do too in Kirkwall, from cathedral and Viking heritage to shopping and art, not forgetting friendly accommodation. You will also enjoy some of the most incredible landscapes in the UK with an abundance of wildlife nearby.
So start planning your Kirkwall holidays now!