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Orkney’s distinctive and remarkably varied range of food and drink truly encapsulates the essence of the islands. The county’s many delicacies are now stocked on supermarket shelves and served in restaurants across the UK and far beyond. Find key producers, restaurants, cafes and more here.Taste
Secure your own little piece of OrkneyOur Style
With a range of some 30 festivals and events taking place each year, Orkney offers something for everyone in all seasonsJoin In
Orkney is positively teeming with makers and artists. From world-recognised jewellers to textiles, pottery and carpentry, the islands are renowned for producing inspired, beautiful products.Something Unique
Dubbed the "source of Britain's first common culture", Orkney is an absolute treasure trove of archaeological sites, historical relics and cultural charms. Check out some of the key sites and places of interest here.Discover
Orkney's employment rates are among the highest in Scotland, with fishing, farming and renewable energy leading the way in this thriving island community.What We Do
We can't wait to have you back! You'll be spoilt for choice when it comes to finding the perfect accommodation in Orkney. From luxury self-catering with a hot tub, to camping with home comforts in a yurt — the islands will cater for your every need, with something to suit all budgets.Stay
You can find information on various parish churches in Orkney.Places of worship
Creatures great and smallWild Isles
Orkney has a thriving sporting community. Both local and visiting sports enthusiasts enjoy what is widely recognised as a unique setting for many pursuits, outdoor and indoor.Active Orkney
Check out our interactive islands map, where you can visit the individual islands of Orkney to learn more.More To Orkney
20 Fun things to do in all weatherGet Started
The festive season in Orkney brings players from the county's two largest towns out in force, for traditional games that are not to be missed . . . behold, the Kirkwall Ba' and the Stromness Yule Log!Traditional Orkney Games