'Orkney Uncovered' is a unique tour company offering private tours of Orkney's Wartime Defences, Stone Age Sites, Bespoke Jewellery, Wildlife and Coastal Scenery Walks.
Orkney Uncovered Bespoke Private Tours
Kinlay Francis is a Scottish Tourist Guides Association, qualified Orkney Regional Affiliate, Green Badge Guide.
Our Private Gudied/Driver Tours include the following:
Wartime Defences in and around Scapa Flow
Orkney Uncovered tours specialise in 19th and 20th century war defences in the Orkney Islands, visiting both familiar and unfamiliar key sites and structures during the Napoleonic Era, WWI and WWII.
These small group tours offer fascinating anecdotes, commentary and visual aids, uncovering the past both historically and socially, painting a picture of what life was like for those servicemen and servicewomen who defended the shores during wartime Orkney.
New for 2014 Scapa Flow Tour
We are pleased to say that we now offering a Scapa Flow day tour which includes Orkney's Wartime Mainland Defences and a journey on Scapa Flow in a private vessel where you can see the Churchill Barriers from the sea, spot seals and various sea birds such as the Black Guillemot. This tour also includes a trip to the final resting place of HMS Royal Oak.
Come and be professionally guided around Orkney's Stone Age, Viking and Medieval sites and structures. We will discuss theories around the way of life for the Neolithic people and why they suddenly left villages like Skara Brae 5000 years ago.
Arts, Crafts and Jewellery
Uncover the Orkney Craft Trail and meet our local crafters. Orkney boasts some of the most highly skilled arts, crafts and jewellery people in Britain. We will guide you around some of the familiar and unfamiliar trade places.
Coasts, Cliffs and Beaches
Come on a wonderfully refreshing walk around some of Orkney's areas of outstanding natural beauty.
These are just some of the amazing scenic places you can visit.
Please note that all our tours are tailored to meet your requirements and we can offer a wide range of tours.
Orkney Uncovered tours include:
Qualified Orkney Green Badge Driver/Guide
Luxury Volkswagen Transporter Shuttle Bus - Seating up to 8 passengers in comfort.
Pick Up / Drop Off
Bottled Mineral Water
Admississions (Where Stated)
For further information please visit our website: www.orkneyuncovered.co.uk
or call: +44(0) 1856878822 / +44(0) 7841697237