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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You have to see it to believe it! So much history! Situated on a beautiful piece of land, with 2 tomb mounds and a path to the water. We explored it all! The tour guides (park rangers) on site were fu... more »
So it's a circle of very old standing stones that no one really knows why they are there!! It's free entry so worth a visit but for me I could have done with a guide or some info to tell me more about... 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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