Planning a visit?
The Visitor Information Centre in Kirkwall is a good first port of call, and the friendly team there can help you in advance with advice on accommodation, public transport, events and more. You’ll reach them at:
The Travel Centre
West Castle Street
Tel 01856 872 856
Other useful links
For other wildlife and heritage events in Orkney throughout the year, try the Outdoor Orkney calendar.
For the latest bird sightings in the county, join the Orkbird2 Yahoo group.
And to find out more about the RSPB’s 13 beautiful nature reserves in Orkney, have a look at our Orkney pages.