Inverness to Orkney Day Tour

From £75 PER ADULT

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June — August

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Our Inverness to Orkney Day Tour departs daily June, July & August. Departs Inverness Bus Station 7.15am & returns 9pm. See the spectacular Far North Highlands & enjoy a 6 hr tour of the Orkney Islands.

Inverness to Orkney Day Tour operates from 1 June to 31 August, 7 days a week. Depart Inverness Bus Station (Stance 6) at 7.15am. Enjoy the spectacular scenery of Scotland's Far North. Arrive to famous John O'Groats. Remember to take your photograph at the signpost. The Orkney Ferry will be waiting to take you across the Pentland Firth. In only 40 minutes you will arrive to Orkney where a coach will be waiting to drive you around for the day. English commentary. See Churchill Barriers, Italian Chapel, Scapa Flow, Ring of Brodgar, Standing Stones of Stenness, Kirkwall with its magnificent 12th century Cathedral. Return back to Inverness 9pm.

Extras are your lunch (free time in Kirkwall) and entrance fees to Skara Brae & Italian Chapel.

Contact details

John O'Groats ferries
Ferry Office
John O'Groats

Key facilities

Parking Parking
Inverness City Centre
Boat Coach Driver guide
Large Group (31+)
History Island Hopping Landscapes Photography

Tour prices


  • £75 Per adult
  • £35.50 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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