Orkney Islands

Food & Drink

Top Restaurants
  • Helgi's British fare / Randomly served one of the best burger I've had (with black pudding)
  • Kirkwall Hotel British fare / Hotel with harbour view restaurant
  • Harbour Fry Seafood / Hole in the wall restaurant with a line out the door
Top Bars/Distilleries
Other Food & Drink
  • Scapa Distillery

Activities & Attractions

Top Activities
  • Highland Park Distillery Tour (or Scapa Distillery) Highland Park does exclusive tastings with some of the rarest and oldest whiskies. Highly recommend!
  • Skara Brae Prehistoric Village Ruins of 8 houses dating back to 3000BC
  • Ring of Brodgar Stone circle dating back to the Neolithic period
Other Attractions
  • Other Activities • Cycle the island (Burwick to Kirkwall to Stromness or reverse)


Top Stays