HIGHLIGHTS DAY TOUR OF ORKNEY
Enjoy a fascinating guided tour visiting the Highlights of the Orkney Islands
Ideal for families or for those staying a little further away
1 June to 31 August 2019
Depart 10.30am. Return 6pm
Every Day from John O'Groats
This tour visits some of the main sites of interest on the Orkney Islands. See Skara Brae (entrance fee), the Churchill Barriers, Scapa Flow, Ring of Brodgar, the Standing Stones of Stenness, the Italian Chapel (entry £3, pay at chapel) and Kirkwall with an opportunity to see Kirkwall's magnificent 12th century Cathedral. Free time for lunch in Kirkwall and plenty places to eat.
Price £64, under 16 yrs half price, under 5 yrs free
Ticket includes ferry crossings and coach tour
Family Ticket £170 - 2 adults & 2 children
Family Ticket £185 - 2 adults & 3 children
The tour is similar to the Maxi Day Tour but does not visit Stromness, some stops are shorter and there is about 1 hour in Kirkwall.
It is now possible to buy entrance tickets to Skara Brae
from the Ferry Office in John O'Groats and onboard the ferry and then use the new express quick entrance. Price is £9 adults (seniors £7.20).