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Highlights Day Tour of Orkney

From £66 per adult

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June — August

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Enjoy a fascinating Day Tour of the Orkney Islands daily from John O'Groats at 10.30am. From 1 June to 31 August.

The Highlights Day Tour of Orkney departs from John O'Groats at 10.30am, 7 days a week during June, July & August. 40 mins ferry crossing. On arrival in Orkney a coach will take your around with an English commentary. See Churchill Barriers, Italian Chapel, Kirkwall with its St Magnus Cathedral, Standing Stones, Ring of Brodgar and Skara Brae (stoneage village). Return back to John O'Groats at 6pm.

Extras are your lunch (free to get your own lunch in Kirkwall) and entrances to Skara Brae & Italian Chapel.

Contact details

John O'Groats ferries
Ferry Office
John O'Groats

Key facilities

Parking Parking
Disabled Access Level Access
John o' Groats
Boat Coach Driver guide
Large Group (31+)
Family History Island Hopping Landscapes Photography

Tour prices


  • £66 Per Adult
  • £33 Per child
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Prices are subject to change depending on season


Tour company information

John O'Groats ferries

We run Day Tours to the Orkney Islands from John O’Groats and Inverness daily during the summer months. Our passenger ferry from John O'Groats operates every day from 1 May to 30 Sept and takes just 40 minutes to cross the Pentland Firth. We also have an express coach twice daily from Inverness to Kirkwall, the Capital town of the Orkney Islands

Opening times

8am to 8pm
7 days a week

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