• Guided tour at the Ness of Brodgar, Orkney

Guided Tours

Orkney's friendly and knowledgeable tour guides can help you get a real insight into Orkney life.

Orkney might be a relatively small place but there is still so much to see. For the first-time visitor, planning your itinerary can be a bit daunting.

Luckily, we have some of the finest tour guides to be found anywhere. Friendly and knowledgeable, they’ll take good care of you during your time touring our sites and make sure your visit is unforgettable.

Many are also proficient in different languages and lots are highly experienced experts in their fields, whether that’s archaeology, wildlife or wartime history.

A number of sites and attractions have set tour times that you can join, or you can speak to one of Orkney’s private guides to tailor a trip that’s perfect for you. If you decide to travel with a guide, you’ll be able to plan your schedule in advance and get all the hints and tips you need prior to setting off.

They’ll get you around our unmissable sights safely, you’ll learn a huge amount along the way, and you’ll get a real insight into Orkney life too.

Browse our listings below for more info:

Guided Tours

Scheduled Tours

Browse a selection of scheduled tours that take place on a set day or time, such as distillery tours, walking tours at Brodgar and cathedral tours.