Daily Tours ~ Summer 2017
 
     

We are pleased to offer the following CarbonZero Tour programme
for our 28th season, from 1 April to 30 September 2017:

Tours at a Glance

Day                  Tour                                             Destination
Monday          Treasures of Orkney*               South Isles & West Mainland
Tuesday         Treasures of Orkney*               South Isles & West Mainland (4 - 25 APR)
Tuesday         Ancient Wonders & Wildlife    West Mainland  (2 MAY - 27 JUN)
Tuesday          Neolithic Heartland                 West Mainland  (04 JUL - 22 AUG)
Tuesday         Treasures of Orkney*              S. Isles & W. Mainland (29 AUG - 26 SEP)
Wednesday   South Isles Splendour            South Isles
Thursday        Megalithic Masterpieces         West Mainland
Friday              Treasures of Orkney*               South Isles & West Mainland
Saturday        South Isles Splendour            South Isles
Sunday           Megalithic Masterpieces         West Mainland

* Connecting ferry service for Day Trips to Orkney from Scrabster on Monday to Friday for Treasures of Orkney only..

 

 
Daily Tour Price Includes
 

Complimentary map
Excludes ferry sailings, site admissions and lunch.

Scroll down for detailed Daily Tours programme.

 

 
Monday ~ Treasures of Orkney
 

Visit Orkney's most beloved monuments of the
South Isles and the Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage site.

Tour Highlights:

  • Natural harbour of Scapa Flow - photo stop
  • Churchill Barrier No. 1 at Kirk Sound - photo stop
  • Inspiring Italian Chapel - guided tour
  • Ceremonial  Ring of Brodgar - guided tour
  • Imposing Standing Stones of Stenness - guided tour
  • 5,000 year-old village of Skara Brae - guided tour
  • Cliffs of Yesnaby - photo stop
  • We stop where you may purchase a home cooked Orkney lunch

Depart
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  10.30
Kirkwall - Palace Road  11.00

Return
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  16.00
Kirkwall - Palace Road  16.30

Tour Price  £59.00
Admissions:  Skara Brae (adult £7.50 / senior £6.00) Italian Chapel (adult/senior £3.00 / child 11 and under free)
Please see Notes below for additional Tour information.
For Day Trip to Orkney (including ferry sailings and site admissions), click here.

 

 
Tuesday ~ Treasures of Orkney
 

Visit Orkney's most beloved monuments of the
South Isles and the Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage site.

Tour Highlights:

  • Natural harbour of Scapa Flow - photo stop
  • Churchill Barrier No. 1 at Kirk Sound - photo stop
  • Inspiring Italian Chapel - guided tour
  • Ceremonial  Ring of Brodgar - guided tour
  • Imposing Standing Stones of Stenness - guided tour
  • 5,000 year-old village of Skara Brae - guided tour
  • Cliffs of Yesnaby - photo stop 
  • We stop where you may purchase a h ome cooked Orkney lunch

Depart
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  10.30
Kirkwall - Palace Road  11.00

Return
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  16.00
Kirkwall - Palace Road  16.30

Tour Price  £59.00
Admissions:  Skara Brae (adult £7.50 / senior £6.00) Italian Chapel (adult/senior £3.00 / child 11 and under free)
Please see Notes below for additional Tour information.
For Day Trip to Orkney (including ferry sailings and site admissions), click here.

 

 
Tuesday ~ Ancient Wonders & Wildlife (2 MAY - 27 JUNE)
 

Explore Orkney’s magnificent natural heritage
and prehistoric treasures.

Tour Highlights:

  • Birsay Moors RSPB nature reserve - wildlife viewing  
  • Marwick Head RSPB nature reserve -  clifftop walk & wildlife viewing
  • Brodgar RSPB nature reserve surrounding the ceremonial Ring of Brodgar - wildlife viewing & guided tour 
  • Imposing Standing Stones of Stenness - guided tour 
  • 5,000 year-old village of Skara Brae - guided tour   
  • We stop where you may purchase a h ome cooked Orkney lunch

Depart
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  10.30
Kirkwall - Palace Road  11.00

Return
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  16.00
Kirkwall - Palace Road  16.30

Tour Price  £59.00
Admissions:  Skara Brae (adult £7.50 / senior £6.00)
Wildlife sightings cannot be guaranteed.
Please see Notes below for additional Tour information..

 

 
Tuesday ~ Neolithic Heartland (04 JUL - 22 AUG)
 

Uncover the ancient mysteries of Orkney's remarkable World Heritage. 

Tour Highlights:

  • Mysteries of Maeshowe Tomb - guided tour
  • Ceremonial Ring of Brodgar - guided tour
  • Imposing Standing Stones of Stenness - guided tour
  • 5,000 year-old village of Skara Brae - guided tour
  • Archaeological dig at Ness of Brodgar (weather permitting) - guided tour
  • We stop where you may purchase a h ome cooked Orkney lunch

Depart
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  09.00
Kirkwall - Palace Road  09.30

Return
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  16.00
Kirkwall - Palace Road  16.30

Tour Price  £59.00
Admissions:  Maeshowe (adult £6.00 / senior £4.80) and Skara Brae (adult £7.50 / senior £6.00)
Please see Notes below for additional Tour information.

 

 
Wednesday ~ South Isles Splendour
 

Discover the captivating history and natural
beauty of Orkney's South Isles. 

Tour Highlights:

  • The Gloup collapsed sea cave - wildlife viewing & photo stop 
  • Natural harbour of Scapa Flow - photo stop 
  • Churchill Barriers and Blockships - photo stop 
  • Inspiring Italian Chapel - guided tour
  • Orkney Wine Company's traditional vintages - tasting & shopping 
  • Windwick Bay sea stack and seals - wildlife viewing & photo stop 
  • Picturesque village of St Margaret’s Hope - free time
  • Outstanding vistas from Olad Brae - photo stop 
  • We stop where you may purchase a h ome cooked Orkney lunch

Depart
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  09.15
Kirkwall - Palace Road  09.45

Return
Kirkwall - Palace Road  16.30
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  17.00

Tour Price  £59.00
Admissions:  Italian Chapel (adult/senior £3.00 / child 11 and under free) Burray Fossil & Heritage centre (adults £4.50 seniors/children £3.50)
Wildlife sightings cannot be guaranteed.
Please see Notes below for additional Tour information.

 

 
Thursday ~ Megalithic Masterpieces
 

Journey through Orkney's rich archaeological landscape, home of the some of the Neolithic period's greatest architectural wonders.

Tour Highlights:

  • Natural harbour of Scapa Flow - photo stop 
  • Maeshowe Tomb - guided tour
  • Neolithic Unstan Tomb - guided tour
  • Ceremonial Ring of Brodgar - guided tour
  • Imposing Standing Stones of Stenness - guided tour
  • 5,000 year-old village of Skara Brae - guided tour
  • We stop where you may purchase a h ome cooked Orkney lunch

Depart
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  09.00
Kirkwall - Palace Road  09.30

Return
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  16.00
Kirkwall - Palace Road  16.30

Tour Price  £59.00
Admissions:  Maeshowe (adult £6.00 / senior £4.80) and Skara Brae (adult £7.50 / senior £6.00)
Please see Notes below for additional Tour information.

 

 
Friday ~ Treasures of Orkney
 

Visit Orkney's most beloved monuments of the
South Isles and the Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage site.

Tour Highlights:

  • Natural harbour of Scapa Flow - photo stop 
  • Churchill Barrier No. 1 at Kirk Sound - photo stop 
  • Inspiring Italian Chapel - guided tour
  • Ceremonial Ring of Brodgar - guided tour
  • Imposing Standing Stones of Stenness - guided tour
  • 5,000 year-old village of Skara Brae - guided tour
  • Cliffs of Yesnaby - photo stop 
  • We stop where you may purchase a home cooked Orkney lunch

Depart
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  10.30
Kirkwall - Palace Road  11.00

Return
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  16.00
Kirkwall - Palace Road  16.30

Tour Price  £59.00
Admissions:  Skara Brae (adult £7.50 / senior £6.00) Italian Chapel (adult/senior £3.00 / child 11 and under free)
Please see Notes below for additional Tour information.
For Day Trip to Orkney (including ferry sailings and site admissions), click here.

 

 
Saturday ~ South Isles Splendour
 

Discover the captivating history and natural
beauty of Orkney's South Isles. 

Tour Highlights:

  • The Gloup collapsed sea cave - wildlife viewing & photo stop 
  • Natural harbour of Scapa Flow - photo stop 
  • Churchill Barriers and Blockships - photo stop 
  • Inspiring Italian Chapel - guided tour
  • Orkney Wine Company's traditional vintages - tasting & shopping 
  • Windwick Bay sea stack and seals - wildlife viewing & photo stop 
  • Picturesque village of St Margaret’s Hope - free time
  • Outstanding vistas from Olad Brae - photo stop 
  • We stop where you may purchase a home cooked Orkney lunch

Depart
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  09.15
Kirkwall - Palace Road  09.45

Return
Kirkwall - Palace Road  16.30
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  17.00

Tour Price  £59.00
Admissions:  Italian Chapel (adult/senior £3.00 / child 11 and under free) Burray Fossil & Heritage centre (adults £4.50 seniors/children £3.50)
Wildlife sightings cannot be guaranteed.
Please see Notes below for additional Tour information.

 
 

 
Sunday ~ Megalithic Masterpieces
 

Journey through Orkney's rich archaeological landscape, home of the some of the Neolithic period's greatest architectural wonders.

Tour Highlights:

  • Natural harbour of Scapa Flow - photo stop
  • Neolithic Unstan Tomb - guided tour
  • Mysteries of Maeshowe Tomb - guided tour 
  • Ceremonial  Ring of Brodgar - guided tour
  • Imposing Standing Stones of Stenness - guided tour
  • 5,000 year-old village of Skara Brae - guided tour
  • We stop where you may purchase a home cooked Orkney lunch

Depart
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  09.00
Kirkwall - Palace Road  09.30

Return
Stromness - Ferry Terminal  16.00
Kirkwall - Palace Road  16.30

Tour Price  £59.00
Admissions:  Maeshowe (adult £6.00 / senior £4.80) and Skara Brae (adult £7.50 / senior £6.00)
Please see Notes below for additional Tour information.

 

 
Notes...
 

  • Minimum 2 guests required to operate a tour.
  • Tours subject to availability at time of booking.  Advance booking is essential and payment is required to secure a booking.
  • Terms & Conditions apply to all bookings.
  • Do you have any questions?  They may be answered in our Daily Tours Frequently Asked Questions.

 

 

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