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‘Orkney Uncovered’ is a unique tour company offering private
guided Orkney Tours, specialising in Wartime and Ancient Orkney.

Orkney Uncovered is proud to be working in partnership with Rick Steves Europe, on his TV show. This programme will give an overview of the Orkney Islands with Orkney Uncovered.

Filming is now completed and the series was aired on PBS in December 2018

Visit both familiar and unfamiliar key sites and structures during WWI, WWII on Scapa Flow and Fortress Orkney. Come on a journey with us and discover Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age Orkney.

Our Wartime tours offer fascinating anecdotes, commentary and visual aids, uncovering the past both historically and socially, painting a picture of what life was like for those personnel who defended the shores of the Orkney Islands. Learn why Orkney played a key role in protecting the British Grand and Home Fleets based on Scapa Flow during WWI and WWII.

Our Ancient tours offer you the chance to be guided around  Britain’s “Ancient Capital”. See amazing Stone Age sites, such as Skara Brae, the Ring of Brodgar, the Ness of Brodgar. Visit Iron Age sites such as the Broch of Gurness, which has amazing views overlooking Eynhallow Sound and the island of Rousay. Discover how these ancient people lived and delve deeper into the history of Orkney’s ancient past.

Orkney Uncovered Tours offer you a variety of Private and Set tours – Private tours are tailored to your wishes and interests. Our expertise and extensive knowledge guarantees you the ultimate Orkney experience.