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Are you looking for the perfect location to combine culture, escapism, and adventure? Orkney has something for everyone. Make Orkney your next staycation and enjoy a multi-activity holiday, a fantastic romantic weekend trip, or simply book your travel and somewhere to stay and plan your exploration day by day when you're here.

The opportunity to find peace, quiet, and tranquillity is something every holiday in Orkney has in common. Our islands, off the north coast of Scotland, are frequently ranked as one of the happiest locations to live in the UK, and you'll see why as soon as you arrive. It's the ideal destination for relaxing, with big skies, unspoilt landscapes, abundant wildlife, the finest array of food and drink, and, of course, the history and culture for which Orkney is famous.

Wander free and discover stunning beaches, spellbinding landscapes transformed by every change in the season and weather, rich history and culture, and artisan shopping. If you’re really lucky, you might even witness the wonder of the Northern Lights!

Visit Orkney in 2022 during Scotland’s Year of Stories, and write your own Orkney story.

Plan your own Orkney adventure.
The Nature
The Nature

Our landscapes are full of life all year round.

The Culture
The Culture

Our culture is as varied as our landscapes.

The History
The History

Our unique islands are a great mystery just waiting to be solved.

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