Take a trip through time and admire one of the oldest man-made structures on the British Isles at Ring of Brodgar. The third-largest henge in Britain, this extraordinary Neolithic monument is among the top tourist attractions in Orkney. The scenic and secluded area surrounding the stone circle provides a perfect setting for a peaceful stroll. The terrain around the monument can be rough, and it's a good idea to bring sturdy footwear and warm clothes on a windy day. Visiting the monument is free. Our Stromness driving holiday planner makes visiting Ring of Brodgar and other Stromness attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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When we were here 14 years ago I would have rated the Ring of Brodgar 5 stars. Nowadays with the cruiseships and the touringcars it is too busy during the day. Because of all the tourists the paths in... more »
The astounding neolithic stone circle 100 metres in diameter is most impressive. The story boards are very helpful. All around is glorious Orkney landscape. more »
Beautiful Stone circle. It was closed off to allow the ground to recover from tourists. Good on the Orkney council to do it. This site is amazing!
Stunning site of major historic relevance. Guided tours available. Parking nearby.
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