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#1 of 3 Sights & Landmarks in Stenness
The guide........a local resident steeped in Orkney culture........did a superb job of interpreting the site for us, and how it fit into the whole Neolithic civilization that was thriving in the area.
If you're using public transport, it's one of the easiest sites on the Mainland to visit: the X1 bus between Kirkwall and Stromness stops right outside and the length of the tour fits in well with the return bus t...
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#2 of 3 Sights & Landmarks in Stenness
Well preserved and accessible these enigmatic standing stones hark back to Neolithic times and are an ideal introduction to the wealth of archeological sites in the area.
... landscape adjacent to the stones with the lochs of Stenness and Harray being next to them and providing and excellent point for a kayaking trip which gives an interesting perspective on the archaeological site.
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#3 of 3 Sights & Landmarks in Stenness
Great views across the loch with Ring of Brodgar and Standing Stones across the water.
Well done informational signage at all the historical sites in the Orkneys.