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You're going to love Orkney

Situated off Scotland’s north-eastern coast, this enchanting archipelago boasts idyllic beaches, dramatic sandstone cliffs, and Neolithic archaeological treasures.

Orkney is great for hiking, history, and wildlife.

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Getting to Orkney

If you’re flying, Kirkwall Airport provides services to the Scottish mainland. Several car hire agencies can be found inside the terminal building on arrival.

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Staying in Orkney

For breathtaking views across to Hoy stay in historic Stromness. Alternatively there’s quaint Westray, home to over 100,000 seabirds.

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