The Orkney Isles Tour

Orkney Ferry Prices for 2018

(All Tours can be extended if required)

The Orkney Isles and the West, North and East Coasts of the Highlands

Four nights, three on Orkney and one at Durness
(about £35 to £55 per night and per person)

Pentland Ferries from Gill's Bay to St. Margaret's Hope

Orkney Ferry Prices for 2018

Car  £76.00 +Driver et Passengers £32.00  per person + Child £16.00 (return)

Suggested Route

Day 1 Arrive in Inverness night in Inverness

Day 2 Inverness to Ullapool, West Coast route to Durness, night in Durness


Northern Highlands


 Day 3 Durness to John O'Groats, Ferry from Gill's Bay to Orkney, night in Orkney

Scara Brae (5000 yrs)

Ring of Brodgar

The Standing Stones of Stennes

Day 4 Orkney tour, Scara Brea, Stennes, Brodgar etc. night in Orkney

Seals at Gill's Bay

Highland Cattle

Curlews on Orkney

Day 5 Visit Kirkwall, night in Orkney

Day 6 Ferry to Gill's Bay, return to Inverness via Wick on the East Coast, night in Inverness


John O'Groats


Day 7 Departure from Inverness

(To best appreciate the Orkney Isles, at least 4 or 5 days are recommended)

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