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Yesnaby, Orkney © MTaylor

A Walk on the Wild Side

From £36 per adult

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August — April

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A walk along a dramatic bit of coastline giving stunning views in all directions.

The cliffs of the West mainland are particularly stunning, regardless of the weather and time of year. These guided linear walks offer spectacular views to the North and/or South. There is a choice of 2 different walks:

  • Walking south past the stack of Yesnaby Castle where on a clear day you can get good views of Hoy, and mainland Scotland
  • Walking north towards Skaill, where you can get good views along the coastline towards Skaill and beyond
  • Both walks are approx 3 hours in length, but can be shorter or longer. A minimim of 2 hours is recommended.

    Booking essential – this walk is available from August to April.

    COVID-19 information

    In recognition that this business has confirmed that they have followed government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring processes are in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social/physical distancing.

    This business has confirmed that they have implemented, and will ensure ongoing compliance with, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Safe Travels protocols. The Safe Travels stamp is based on self-assessment and it is not a certification.

    Contact details

    Wild Orkney Walks
    KW17 2RD

    Key facilities

    Parking Parking
    Small Group (1-16)
    Geology Landscapes Walking Wildlife

    COVID-19 facilities

    • Advance booking essential
    • COVID-19 measures in place
    • COVID-19 refund and cancellation policy in place
    • COVID-19 risk assessment completed
    • Capacity limit
    • Contactless payment only
    • Face masks available for visitors
    • Hand sanitiser available to visitors & staff

    Tour prices


    • £36 Per Adult
    • £18 Per child
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    Prices are subject to change depending on season

    Tour company information

    Wild Orkney Walks

    Wild Orkney Walks offers guided walks all year round. The walks cover a variety of habitats, from busy seabird cliffs and stunning coastline, to colourful wildflower meadows and white sandy beaches. Whether you would like to see Hen Harriers, Primula Scotica, our charismatic Puffins, or even some of our winter specialities like the Mountain Hares or Long Tailed Ducks, there will be a walk to suit you. Due to Covid-19 our max group size is 6 and is currently restricted to one household/family group/social bubble.

    Opening times

    Open Daily 9am - 10pm

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