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Orkney Archaeology Tours

Kirkwall, Scotland
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Educational and Exciting!

If you are looking for a superior Orkney experience, this is the company to pick. We booked a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
pkellybk
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New York City, New York
Really interesting tour

The tour was very well organized from the initial enquiry onwards. The trip took you to well-known... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
43tour
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Croydon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a superior Orkney experience, this is the company to pick. We booked a private Orkney Archaeology Tour the week before the season started in 2017. We saw the popular sites like Skara Brae but also many important cairns and settlements...More

1  Thank pkellybk
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The tour was very well organized from the initial enquiry onwards. The trip took you to well-known sites, like Skara Brae and the Ness of Brodgar, but also to less well known sites, which were in many ways more evocative. There was plenty of time...More

4  Thank 43tour
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We had wanted to visit Orkney for a long time and it was certainly worth the wait! The trip was led by Caz, who was great and the rest of the group were terrific company too. We knew it would be a great trip because...More

4  Thank LarkinOxfordshire
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Last March, my college age son, my sister, my 85 year old mother and I spent four days visiting Orkney on a private tour with Orkney Archaeology Tours. Caz designed a tour based on sites that were open in the "off season". She arrived promptly...More

3  Thank bethinsebastopol
Reviewed 29 October 2016

A tour guide who is an archaeologist. How much better could you get! Our day with Dave was really interesting and highly informative. Dave was able to bring the archaeological sites that we visited to life. It was also interesting to hear him debunk some...More

2  Thank bevsinclair
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Dr. Dave was wonderful! We saw so much and learned so much!!! Of the four tours we took on our visit, this one was the best!!!! Even in the rain he never stopped! Thank you for a wonderful experience. I would definitely do it again!!!

Thank Katy B
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Our tour guide Dave was highly professional and he organized an amazing weeklong tour. I've been on many tours throughout the world before, and this tour was by far the most informative and educational tour that I've ever been on, AND it was extremely interesting...More

4  Thank JMC80
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Most often waiting a long while to realize a dream leads to expectations so high they can only be dashed.. not this time. The islands were as beautiful and the sites as moving as I'd imagined. The thorough knowledge of my host was enhanced by...More

Thank larry19492016
Reviewed 27 September 2016

To celebrate my 70th birthday in 2016 I booked a week in September with Orkney Archaeology Tours for myself and my husband. I am a North American archaeologist and my husband is a power engineer. The tour was superb and by far the best guided...More

3  Thank 634burkeb
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Definitely the best way to discover the Orkneys, there is so much to see and visit there that having a tour guide like Caz with all the knowledge she has on archeology but also on the islands in general is invaluable! The tour was extremely...More

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Tracy C
My husband and I plan on being in Orkney evening of May 9th through am of 13. Do you have any tours available?
2 May 2017|
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Response from Caz M | Property representative |
Sorry - we are fully booked until October
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Marge M
Availability July 24?
24 April 2017|
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Response from Caz M | Property representative |
Sorry - we are fully booked.
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lrader16
Could we be picked up the cruise ship on May 8 for a tour? There are 2 of us.
5 April 2017|
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Response from Caz M | Property representative |
I am very sorry but we are already fully booked for the date you mention. Sorry not to have been able to help you,
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